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4 dangerous apps for teens that parents should know about

 June 9, 2014

Estimated reading time: 4 minutes

When it comes to safeguarding kids and teenagers online, many parents are already pretty clued up. They stay aware about the latest online apps that are in vogue and their risks, and many of them also get actively involved with their child’s online activities. Some parents also friend their kids...

Leaked passwords, Android malware and Google sued – Latest security news

 March 22, 2014

Estimated reading time: 3 minutes

With another week gone by, there are several noteworthy developments that have taken place in the security and tech world. Here are some relevant stories that will interest and worry you at the same time. 4.6 million Snapchat user IDs leaked online Snapchat, a photo messaging app for Android and...

This Week’s Latest IT Security News and Updates

 January 25, 2014

Estimated reading time: 2 minutes

The first month of 2014 is almost nearing its end, and cyber criminals have already filled their plate with nefarious plans and illegal practices. Let’s see what this week witnessed in the world of IT security. Snapchat, Ouch! After the much hoo-haa about how 4.6 million Snapchat accounts were compromised,...

Latest IT Security News and Updates for the Week

 January 11, 2014

Estimated reading time: 2 minutes

Time for another roundup of the latest IT security news, updates, and alerts for this week.   1. Thanks to Gmail, strangers now can email you. Know how from this post. 2. Yahoo Mail finally gets 100% HTTPS encryption. Read more about it here. 3. Snapchat is sorry for the...

A Quick Roundup of IT Security News and Updates for the Week

 January 4, 2014

Estimated reading time: 2 minutes

Let’s have a quick roundup of some of the interesting news that popped up in the world of IT Security this week.   #1. 4.6 million Snapchat usernames and phone numbers spilled online by hackers. More of this news here. #2. Notorious hacking group, Syrian Electronic Army has its first...

Latest IT Security News and Updates for the Week

 December 27, 2013

Estimated reading time: 3 minutes

Here’s what has been brewing in the world of IT security this week. We have news about the recently discovered malware called CryptoLocker, Ransomware, Target’s hack, and a small interesting news about Snapchat. Crime doesn’t pay, but it sure does in case of the CryptoLocker Discovered in September, the ransomware...