News

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 »

Iranian Hackers Charged Last March are Now Targeting Universities

Despite being charged by US authorities last March for cyber-attacks, Iran-based hackers Cobalt Dickens or Silent Librarian has continued its phishing operations. They have now been targeting universities and academic institutions around the world in a bid to steal intellectual property. In these latest wave of attacks, the group allegedly stole information from a total of 76 universities located in 14… Read more »

Security Tips

How to Remove Pop-Up Ads from Watchtvnow.co

Watchtvnow.co is described as an extension where you can supposedly watch TV online for free. Be wary because this is an adware that will attempt to commandeer your browser search and homepage to Watch TV Now.  Persistent pop-up ads will appear on your screen asking for permission to subscribe to its push notifications.  The adware will… Read more »

How to Remove the Dablio Ransomware

Dablio is a ransomware that will take over your computer’s functionality, encrypt your personal documents, and lock your computer until you pay a “ransom” in order to get access back. It disguises itself as a legit official warning when in reality, it is all fake. Don’t fall for the trap and don’t pay any ransom… Read more »

How to Remove Pop-ups from Wwww.digital

You may be infected with an adware if your homepage gets redirected to wwww.digital. The website will try to trick users to hit the “Allow” button when asked if it will subscribe into its push notifications   Once you have clicked ‘allow to continue’, wwww.digital will barrage your browser with unwanted advertisements and pop-up ads. This will… Read more »

Guide to Remove Afternoon.world Redirects

If your computer is always getting redirected to the site afternoon.world, you have most likely installed an adware in your system. This adware will attempt to commandeer your browser search and homepage. It will then send you to malicious websites to get money from you or infect your computer further.   This usually happens when the adware will… Read more »

Top Removal Guides

How to Remove Pop-Up Ads from Watchtvnow.co

Watchtvnow.co is described as an extension where you can supposedly watch TV online for free. Be wary because this is an adware that will attempt to commandeer your browser search and homepage to Watch TV Now.  Persistent pop-up ads will appear on your screen asking for permission to subscribe to its push notifications.  The adware will… Read more »

How to Remove the Dablio Ransomware

Dablio is a ransomware that will take over your computer’s functionality, encrypt your personal documents, and lock your computer until you pay a “ransom” in order to get access back. It disguises itself as a legit official warning when in reality, it is all fake. Don’t fall for the trap and don’t pay any ransom… Read more »

How to Remove Pop-ups from Wwww.digital

You may be infected with an adware if your homepage gets redirected to wwww.digital. The website will try to trick users to hit the “Allow” button when asked if it will subscribe into its push notifications   Once you have clicked ‘allow to continue’, wwww.digital will barrage your browser with unwanted advertisements and pop-up ads. This will… Read more »

Guide to Remove Afternoon.world Redirects

If your computer is always getting redirected to the site afternoon.world, you have most likely installed an adware in your system. This adware will attempt to commandeer your browser search and homepage. It will then send you to malicious websites to get money from you or infect your computer further.   This usually happens when the adware will… Read more »