Spam

Spam Phone Calls Have Increased 300% Worldwide

Spam Phone Calls Your phone rings and upon inspection, you are met with the dreaded 'Unknown caller'. What do you…

3 years ago

Facebook Removes 500 Political Pages Ahead Of US Mid-Terms

Facebook Removes 800 Political Pages Ahead Of US Mid-Terms Next month will see the mid-term elections in the US. For…

3 years ago

YouTube Plan To Get Rid of In-Video Pop Up Links

YouTube plans to stop mid-video pop-up links based on it feeling more like spam advertising Sometimes it's nice to have…

4 years ago

IBM Says The State of Network Security is Abysmal

The state of online security is at a new low according to IBM Security's 2017 IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence Index.…

4 years ago

Anti-Telemarketing Bot Strikes Back at Phone Scammers

Telemarketing scams such as the fake IRS phone scam and fake Windows Tech Support phone scam cost Americans hundreds of…

5 years ago

Predictable Passwords Remain Popular Despite Increased Security Breaches

Despite the increase of publicized data breaches and hacking, security researchers have found that most people's online security habits remain…

5 years ago

PewDiePie to Delete YouTube Channel over Sabotage Claims

Squeaky video game noisemaker Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg, more commonly known as PewDiePie, is set to quit YouTube after accusing…

5 years ago

Spammer Luring Internet Users to Fake Google Domain

A fake Google URL has been fooling people into visiting malicious domains by proliferating pro-Donald Trump spam. The domain, ɢoogle.com,…

5 years ago

Spam King Sentenced to Two-and-a-Half Years in Prison

Self-proclaimed “Spam King” Sanford Wallace has been sentenced to 30 months in prison and paying $310,628.55 in restitution after being…

5 years ago

Text Spamming Lands Yahoo in Class Action Lawsuit

In an unexpected declaration from a Chicago federal judge on Monday, web giant Yahoo have found themselves faced with a…

6 years ago

Virgin Media Spam Filter is Blocking Legitimate E-Mails

Not so long ago, Google stopped providing their e-mail service to ISPs which forced them to look elsewhere for an alternative.…

6 years ago

FCC To Post List Of Robo Callers

A thousand a day may seem like an exaggeration but when you pick up the phone to the robotic voice…

6 years ago

Gmail Now Integrates Useful ‘Block’ Button

Gmail has finally implemented a long-overdue feature which allows you to block "disruptive" senders and automatically divert their message into…

6 years ago

Spam E-Mails Drop to a 12 Year Low

Security specialist Symantec have conducted an extensive research programme into the amount of spam plaguing email inboxes. The results are fascinating…

6 years ago

Expect Irrevocable Robocalls and Texts With PayPal’s New Terms of Service

This Summer, PayPal is introducing new terms of service that allow the company to subject customers to compulsory robocalls and…

6 years ago