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How to be safely connected while travelling?

The pandemic is slowly but steadily starting to wear off, and more and more people are on the move. We are in the middle of the summer season, and travel is reaching pre-pandemic levels. The constant increase of administered vaccines makes people feel more confident to go out there too – approximately 50% of the US population has been fully vaccinated. Unfor
Publish At:2021-07-26 04:25 | Read:120 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Tips cybersecurity security tips

How to Stop Spam Emails and Save Your Inbox

If you have an email address, chances are you’ve received a spam email before. Spam emails are unsolicited messages that may ask for monetary donations, alert you about the security of your account or advertise products and services you didn’t sign up for. While spam emails are annoying at best, they can also be incredibly harmful if they’re laced with malwa
Publish At:2021-07-19 10:13 | Read:153 | Comments:0 | Tags:Panda Security Tips

Android users – do this now to protect yourself against hackers

Text messaging is one of the most popular communication methods available today. In 2018 there was an estimated 6.5 trillion SMS messages sent – and that was just in the USA. Text messages are a large part of daily life. We use them to chat with friends and family, to stay in touch with our work colleagues and to get help and advice from the brands we shop w
Publish At:2021-07-19 02:25 | Read:187 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Mobile Security Security Tips messaging apps sec

I already have Windows Defender – why do I need another antimalware tool?

When Microsoft released Windows 8.1 it also included a free anti-malware tool called Windows Defender. Windows Defender now ships with every new Windows PC as standard, offering malware detection and a software firewall to keep your computer clean and virus-free. So does Windows Defender make standalone anti-malware software like Panda Dome unnecessary? Not
Publish At:2021-07-15 05:43 | Read:118 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Security Tips Antivirus Defender Windows

5 Signs Your Computer May Be Infected With a Virus

If your computer is behaving strangely, there’s a chance It has been infected with malware. So what are the warning signs you should be looking out for? My computer/laptop/smartphone is very slow If your computer suddenly slows down, it may be a sign that there is something wrong. Certain malware types, like crypto miners and botnets, will overload your
Publish At:2021-06-17 07:25 | Read:324 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Security security tips Virus

Tips to keep your passwords secure for World Password Day, and beyond

New research by Panda Security can reveal that almost one in twelve UK consumers admit to only having one password, whilst nearly one in five confirm they have had their password hacked previously Meanwhile 40 per cent indicate that they only change their passwords when prompted and 15 per cent actually never change it Cybersecurity specialists from Panda
Publish At:2021-05-06 12:45 | Read:479 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Security Tips passwords survey tips

Fake Apps: What They Are and How to Spot Them

Billions of smartphone users enjoy the convenience and entertainment that today’s mobile technology offers. The increasing options for different apps, software and technologies make our phones important tools in navigating the modern world. But as the number of smartphone users continues to climb, so is the prevalence of cybercriminals targeting mobile phone
Publish At:2021-05-03 18:10 | Read:632 | Comments:0 | Tags:Tips

Types of Cybercrime

Cybercrime is vastly growing in the world of tech today. Criminals of the World Wide Web exploit internet users’ personal information for their own gain. They dive deep into the dark web to buy and sell illegal products and services. They even gain access to classified government information. Cybercrimes are at an all time high, costing companies and indiv
Publish At:2021-04-26 13:50 | Read:415 | Comments:0 | Tags:Panda Security Security Cybercrime Infographics tips cybercr

How to deal with slow internet?

One of the most frustrating things that can happen to anyone is to experience a slow internet connection. With the pandemic continuing to ravage the world, more and more people are working and studying from home. The pandemic also made entertainment venues restricted or closed, so the demand for online entertainment has never been higher. And the holy grail
Publish At:2021-04-23 03:35 | Read:527 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Tips internet speed tips wifi

11 Emerging Cybersecurity Trends in 2021

The fact that the technology landscape is constantly changing isn’t a new phenomenon, but it’s certainly been taken to new heights in the last year. The word “disruption” adequately describes the experiences of countless organizations amid COVID-19—no one could have predicted its impact on business, technology and cybersecurity. Here, we’ll analyze the emerg
Publish At:2021-04-12 13:00 | Read:490 | Comments:0 | Tags:Tips security cyber cybersecurity

11 Types of Phishing + Real-Life Examples

Phishing is a type of cybercrime in which criminals pose as a trustworthy source online to lure victims into handing over personal information such as usernames, passwords, or credit card numbers.  A phishing attack can take various forms, and while it often takes place over email, there are many different methods scammers use to accomplish their schemes. Th
Publish At:2021-04-12 13:00 | Read:548 | Comments:0 | Tags:Tips

66 Password Statistics That Will Change Your Online Habits

For all the technological advancements in today’s online world, we remain painfully behind when it comes to password use and security. Most internet users today aren’t aware of the importance of establishing secure and effective passwords, which leaves people vulnerable to the attacks of cybercriminals and hackers. The password statistics below reveal some m
Publish At:2021-03-26 11:02 | Read:590 | Comments:0 | Tags:Tips

Why Does My Phone Get Hot? Tips for Preventing Overheating

All technology is prone to the occasional malfunction, your smartphone included. If your phone feels exceptionally hot and you’re wondering why it is overheating, there are several possible causes to consider. An overheated phone might seem alarming, but it usually isn’t cause for concern. It’s a fairly simple issue to resolve with a few easy steps. Read on
Publish At:2021-03-03 20:52 | Read:505 | Comments:0 | Tags:Tips

Catphishing: How to Protect Yourself in the Online Dating World

Online dating is an undeniable part of finding love in the modern world. By the end of 2020, upwards of 32 million Americans were using online dating services, and the industry is expected to surpass one billion dollars in revenue by 2021. But for all of the appeal the online dating world has to offer, it can come with some dangerous pitfalls when it comes t
Publish At:2021-03-01 14:16 | Read:727 | Comments:0 | Tags:Panda Security Tips

SCA: Online payments have never been so secure

Have you been shopping online lately? If so, you may have already noticed a change, but if not, here’s the news: paying online is now more secure, and that means it involves an extra step to verify your identity. This is the visible result of the new SCA or Strong Customer Authentication, a requirement to confirm your identity that has just been added
Publish At:2021-02-26 08:16 | Read:793 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Security Tips legislation PSD2 SCA

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