ASUS routers could be reflashed with malware – patch now!

If you’re interested in cybersecurity you’ve probably read any number of reports in recent years about the often tenuous state of security in consumer devices. From insecure doorbells to webcams, and from light bulbs to home routers, we’ve written our own share of horror stories in recent years. That’s disappointing, but hardly surprising. Computing gear of this sort – a market…

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5 things you can do today to make Zooming safer

Work still means meetings, and meetings still mean people. But with the coronavirus pandemic having caused many countries to define a “group” as a maximum of two people, and prohibiting people from meeting up face-to-face anyway, even with friends and family, then meeting with people means an online meeting. For very many of us, that means Zoom, not…

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Beware of ‘Coronavirus Maps’ – It’s a malware infecting PCs to steal passwords

Cybercriminals will stop at nothing to exploit every chance to prey on internet users. Even the disastrous spread of SARS-COV-II (the virus), which causes COVID-19 (the disease), is becoming an opportunity for them to likewise spread malware or launch cyber attacks. Reason Cybersecurity recently released a threat analysis report detailing a new attack that takes advantage of…

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