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Beware This WhatsApp Scam That Could Steal Your Account

Beware This WhatsApp Scam That Could Steal Your Account

Internet scams aren’t new and hopefully people have, over the years, gotten more educated and more aware about them. However, the reality is that people still fall for scams even today, but do be on the lookout for a new-ish WhatsApp scam that seems to be making its rounds these days. Advertising This scam, if …

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iOS 14.4.2 Will Fix A Dangerous Safari Exploit

iOS 14.4.2 Will Fix A Dangerous Safari Exploit

If you own an iPhone, iPad, or Apple Watch, then you might want to update your devices ASAP. This is because Apple has released iOS 14.4.2 which comes with a fix for an exploit in Safari that could allow for hackers to potentially manipulate websites through cross site scripting when viewed through Safari on your …

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Xcode Malware Is Targeting Apple Developers

Xcode Malware Is Targeting Apple Developers

Malware can target all sorts of users, from those who might be naive enough to click on suspicious email attachments, to those who think they’re downloading a pirated movie when they might be downloading malware instead, and so on, so it doesn’t really come as a surprise to learn that there might malware out there …

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Mysterious Malware Discovered On At Least 30,000 Macs

Mysterious Malware Discovered On At Least 30,000 Macs

Given that Windows is more widely used compared to Mac, it would obviously benefit hackers and scammers to create malware designed to target Windows computers instead of Mac, but this doesn’t mean that Macs are completely safe. In fact, recently, researchers have discovered a mysterious strain of malware on at least 30,000 Mac computers. Advertising …

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Cyberpunk 2077’s Developer Has Been Hacked, Source Code Allegedly Stolen

Cyberpunk 2077’s Developer Has Been Hacked, Source Code Allegedly Stolen

It seems that the developers behind Cyberpunk 2077 and The Witcher have landed themselves in a bit of an awkward situation as they have been hacked. In a tweet posted on CD Projekt Red’s account, the company has confirmed that they have fallen victim to a hack and had their internal systems breached and compromised. …

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CD Projekt Red says it was hacked but won't pay the ransom

CD Projekt Red says it was hacked but won’t pay the ransom

With the bungled launch of Cyberpunk 2077, CD Projekt Red has had a rough couple of months. Now, the company tweeted that it’s been hacked and must pay a ransom or code from games like Cyberpunk 2077 and an “unreleased version of Witcher 3” will be revealed. The attackers have also dumped or threatened to …

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11 Year Old Poses As A Hacker Online, Blackmails His Own Father

11 Year Old Poses As A Hacker Online, Blackmails His Own Father

Just because you consider someone to be your family, even if it’s necessarily by blood, it doesn’t mean that they can’t turn around and betray you or do things that work against you. Take for example over in India, where a man who extorted by what he thought was a group of hackers, only to …

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Instagram Launches New Feature To Better Protect Users Against Account Takeovers

Instagram Launches New Feature To Better Protect Users Against Account Takeovers

More often than not, we come across many instances of people having their Instagram accounts hacked and taken over and have its contents deleted. Since we don’t always keep backups of the photos we share on Instagram, this can be a devastating loss for some who might have amassed a huge following and a ton …

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Cyberpunk 2077 Mods Could Allow Hackers To Control Your PC

Cyberpunk 2077 Mods Could Allow Hackers To Control Your PC

One of the features of Cyberpunk 2077 is the ability to support mods. Games with mod support aren’t new, but they’re a welcome feature as it means that gamers get to experience the game in other ways not necessarily intended by the developer, which can make things fun and exciting. Advertising For example, Skyrim had …

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TikTok Had A Vulnerability That Could Have Allowed Hackers To Steal Phone Numbers

TikTok Had A Vulnerability That Could Have Allowed Hackers To Steal Phone Numbers

It can be dangerous to associate your phone number with online services and apps, but sometimes some services do require it. The reason it’s dangerous is because should a data breach happen, it could result in phone numbers being leaked into the wild, which can then be used for malicious or harassment purposes. Advertising In …

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