Office Depot rigged PC malware scans to sell unneeded $300 tech support


That’s even worse than the Geek Squad and their BS….. and folks acted like I was overcharging them when I did waaaaaaaaay more than most paid for lol smh

Office Depot and a partner company tricked customers into buying unneeded tech support services by offering PC scans that gave fake results, according to the Federal Trade Commission. Consumers paid up to $300 each for unnecessary services. Continue reading

What Is Mylobot Malware? How It Works and What to Do About It

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This is a doozy right here…. be on your shit!

Cybersecurity is a constant battleground. In 2017, security researchers discovered some 23,000 new malware specimens per day (that’s 795 per hour).

While that headline is shocking, it turns out that the majority of these specimens are variants of the same malware type. They just have slightly different code that each creates a “new” signature.

Every now and then, though, a truly new malware strain bursts onto the scene. Mylobot is one such example: it’s new, highly sophisticated, and gathering momentum. Continue reading

How to Stop Sites From Harvesting Cryptocurrency From You

If you didn’t know, now u do…

Full Article at Wired

Your browser might be doing someone else’s dirty work behind your back, mining cryptocurrency for malicious individuals using your desktop or laptops to create the digital currency, which can potentially be exchanged for real cash. According to Wired, hackers have found a way to inject Javascript-based cryptocurrency mining software into compromised sites, borrowing your processing power (and slowing down your computer) to generate the cryptocurrency Monero without the approval of the site or its visitors. Luckily, there are some ways to stop the dirty tactic without resorting to staying off the Internet for good. Continue reading

WikiLeaks Julian Assange Press Conference On CIA Hacking (3/9/2017) Conference on Vault 7

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