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Facebook: Clickjacking Bug Not Considered a Security Issue

A Polish security researcher, who goes by the Twitter name ‘Lasq’, has recently discovered an exploitable bug in Facebook’s mobile app and submitted through Facebook’s Bug Bounty platform the details of a spam campaign on the social media site.  Lasq noticed the bug when some of his Facebook friends began publishing a malicious link to… Read more »

2018 Voter Records from 19 States for Sale on Hacking Forum

An estimated 35 million voters information from 19 states went up for sale on a dark web hacking forum. This was uncovered last Monday, October 15, by researchers from Anomali Labs and leading cybercrime intelligence provider, Intel 471. The discovery came just four weeks before the scheduled November 2018 US midterm elections. The data being sold contain full… Read more »

DHS Warns Imminent Cybersecurity Threats to Agriculture Industry

U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) said in a report titled “Threats to Precision Agriculture” that there is an imminent risk and cybersecurity threats relating to the technology used by the agricultural industry. Simply known as precision agriculture, this technology relies on IoT or what is known as the Internet of Things. It aims to improve agricultural and… Read more »

Nigerian BEC Scammer Heads to Prison, Ordered to Pay $2.5 Million

The US Department of Justice has announced this week that it has sentenced Nigerian Onyekachi Emmanuel Opara (30) of Lagos, Nigeria to 5 years prison time and was ordered to pay $2.54 million for defrauding victims in its Business Email Compromise (BEC) scam. Opara ran his fraudulent scams for two years (2014-2016) along with co-defendant David Chukwuneke Adindu targeting… Read more »

Security Tips

How to Remove the MapsFox Adware

MapsFox or MapsFox ads is an adware that will display pop-ups, in-line ads, fake coupons and advertising banners on your screen. Clicking any of these modifies your browser search and homepage. The adware will then send you to malicious websites to get money from you or infect your computer further. It may also prevent you… Read more »

How to Remove Pop-Up Ads from Netedaninghiga.info

You could have installed an adware in your system if you are getting incessant pop-up ads from Netedaninghiga.info. The pop-up will ask you to click “Allow” so that you will be sent with notifications a.k.a. intrusive advertisements directly to your desktop. Once you do so, the adware will attempt to commandeer your browser search and homepage.… Read more »

How to Remove the Easygamepromo.com Redirect

Are you wondering why your web browser is getting redirected to the website https://easygamepromo.com? If this happens, it’s because you are infected with an adware. Easygamepromo.com is an adware that will attempt to commandeer your browser search and homepage. Once you click ‘Yes’ to its pop-up, the adware will send you to malicious websites to… Read more »

How to Remove the “$1000 Walmart Gift Card” Pop-Up

If you are getting a pop-up ad (supposedly from Walmart) that you are the day’s chosen winner to answer a survey, then an adware may have infiltrated your computer. This pop-up scam promises a prize of $1000 Walmart gift card when you’re done answering the said survey. Don’t be tricked into believing this fake so-called… Read more »

Top Removal Guides

How to Remove the MapsFox Adware

MapsFox or MapsFox ads is an adware that will display pop-ups, in-line ads, fake coupons and advertising banners on your screen. Clicking any of these modifies your browser search and homepage. The adware will then send you to malicious websites to get money from you or infect your computer further. It may also prevent you… Read more »

How to Remove Pop-Up Ads from Netedaninghiga.info

You could have installed an adware in your system if you are getting incessant pop-up ads from Netedaninghiga.info. The pop-up will ask you to click “Allow” so that you will be sent with notifications a.k.a. intrusive advertisements directly to your desktop. Once you do so, the adware will attempt to commandeer your browser search and homepage.… Read more »

How to Remove the Easygamepromo.com Redirect

Are you wondering why your web browser is getting redirected to the website https://easygamepromo.com? If this happens, it’s because you are infected with an adware. Easygamepromo.com is an adware that will attempt to commandeer your browser search and homepage. Once you click ‘Yes’ to its pop-up, the adware will send you to malicious websites to… Read more »

How to Remove the “$1000 Walmart Gift Card” Pop-Up

If you are getting a pop-up ad (supposedly from Walmart) that you are the day’s chosen winner to answer a survey, then an adware may have infiltrated your computer. This pop-up scam promises a prize of $1000 Walmart gift card when you’re done answering the said survey. Don’t be tricked into believing this fake so-called… Read more »