People are their own worst enemies when it comes to online security, a study indicates.
As a "risky behaviour", more than half of Indian teens meet people in real life whom they found online, security solutions provider McAfee said today.
Singer Taylor Swift is urging her friends to tighten up their online security to keep the hackers away.
Ever fancied a password that changes every minute? One may soon be available, with engineers developing a new password technique that uses visual patterns and resembles a Sudoku puzzle.
The unusual single-letter Twitter handle ` @N` has been reportedly given back to the original user after it was hijacked as part of an eye-opening social engineering scheme last month.
The number sequence "123456" has overtaken "password" as the most common worst password among Internet users, an online security firm says.
The development of email authentication standards has finally reduced email phishing scams, according to Google security researchers.
With increasing online threat to privacy, it has become very important to secure your important password and information online from hackers. And the secret to it is, it should be easy to remember and hard to guess.
The total number of spam emails has reportedly declined in the third quarter of the year, but the malware is still running high, security company Kaspersky has revealed.
Australian Internet users have between five and fifty online passwords, and create false identities to maintain their privacy in the virtual world.
Beach: Anti-virus software founder John McAfee said US authorities have made no efforts to question since he arrived in Miami on Wednesday night.
US software guru John McAfee fled to Guatemala last week from neighbouring Belize where authorities want to question him about a murder.
British-born computer software pioneer John McAfee is wanted by authorities in Belize as ‘a person of interest’ following the murder of his neighbour Gregory Faull.
Social networking giant Facebook has moved quickly to shut down a loophole that made some accounts accessible without even using a password.
A cutting edge tool will automatically permit one computer in a virtual network to monitor another for intrusions, viruses or malware that cause them to malfunction.
Microsoft is releasing an update to its Internet Explorer browser to fix a security problem that could expose personal computers to hacking attacks.
Notorious Internet hacking group Anonymous claimed it attacked Japan`s websites reacting to the country’s new anti-piracy bill.
Cyber criminals may have attempted to siphon off anywhere between 60 million euros and 2 billion euros in fraudulent transfers from at least 60 banks globally.
The creators of the world’s most complicated espionage virus Flame have sent a ‘suicide’ command that removes it from some infected computers.
Russian security firm Kaspersky Labs said that it could take months, or even years, to determine where `Flame` had originated.
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