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By Alexey Ferapontov at Kaspersky

Anyone who has had any contact with Amazon knows that, from time to time, you may come across scammers who parasitically exploit the marketplace’s popularity. They defraud all sorts of users: sellers, b...

‘Tis the season for hackers, scammers, and crooks to use phishing scams and take advantage of the often chaotic holiday shopping season for their own gains.

The holidays have a way of bringing out the very worst in the type of people who...

Whether it’s to avoid the craziness of Black Friday or just for the simple convenience, more and more consumers are turning to Cyber Monday and online shopping to meet their gift giving needs. Although this may be significantly more conveni...

It’s always safer to download mobile apps from official stores like Google Play and Apple’s iOS App Store, but even then there’s still some risk that malicious apps have snuck in. You’ve already heard of spyware, adware, and malware writ la...

In every movie with a hacker, there is always that scene where the hacker must guess the right password. A blinking cursor in the password field looms on a large computer monitor. The hacker is usually under a lot of pressure, with the seco...

Imagine it: You’re on your way out for a night on the town and stop by the ATM to replenish your cash supply. You notice that your card seems to stick or is partially blocked when you insert it into the card slot, but you don’t think much o...