Slow Wi-fi? Hackers may have turned your gadgets into ‘zombie’ botnets that conduct criminal activities without you knowing

Hackers could be responsible for the slow running of your Wi-fi and devices suddenly crashing, a new report has warned. Online security experts found that a growing number of gadgets and home networks are becoming part of worldwide criminal computer networks, dubbed botnets. From iPhones and tablets, to baby monitors…

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The Limits of Antivirus Software

Most people think of antivirus software as a solid line of defense for their work and home networks. But it may not be providing as much protection as they think, security experts say. Not only have hackers gotten better at getting around such programs, in rare cases they have even…

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Hackers launch huge malware campaign

Researchers say it’s one of the largest malware cybercriminal attempts of the second half of 2017, and there is still no decryptor for the virus. The hackers behind Locky ransomware launched a massive email campaign on Aug. 28, with over 23 million infected emails sent in a 24-hour period, researchers…

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