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It’s never been easier for the FBI to hack into an iPhone

The latest FBI encryption scrap involves an iPhone 7 and iPhone 5. These should be easy to unlock with forensic hacking tools

U.S. funds program with free Android phones for the poor — but with permanent Chinese malware

According to Malwarebytes security researchers, subsidized Android phones come with preinstalled Chinese malware, which effectively opens up a backdoor onto the device and endangers their private data. One of the malware types is impossible to remove.

Short on security expertise? You can still choose the right solutions

Small- to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) often lack the resources and knowledge to properly vet cybersecurity solutions. Avoid poor decisions with these best practices.

Hackers infect hundreds of counterfeit sneaker sites to steal credit cards

There was no shortage of deals to be found online last week. Some were offered up by stores and brands you know and trust — others by criminals looking to make a quick buck.

Financials’ critical assets are now a prime target for hackers

Today’s bad actors have a range of weapons to choose from when carrying out their robberies.

Online shoppers beware: payment card data stolen through fake PSP sites

A new scheme enables skimmers to host deceitful third-party processor that appears just like the real one.

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Security companies and activists launch ‘Coalition Against Stalkerware’

10 organizations are part of the Coalition, and they have also launched a website to help victims.

Hospitals hit by ransomware attacks are seeing an increase in heart patients’ death rates

Adam Kujawa, director of Malwarebytes Labs, a cybersecurity company, says that large organizations with critical services running on computer networks still need to be extra cautious in the face of the rising rate of ransomware attacks on hospitals and schools.

Apple throws Instagram ‘stalker’ app off store

Malwarebytes helped to raise awareness of an app that would allow people to track friends’ behavior on Instagram.

As internet turns 50, more risks and possibilities emerge

Malwarebytes Chief Product Officer, Akshay Bhargava details his thoughts on new threats as the internet turns 50.

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