Most people aren’t upgrading to Windows 11: Not the end of the world

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Wed, 01 Dec 2021 11:26:29 +0000

Uptake on Windows 11 is apparently very low. We take a look at some of the reasons for this, and why it might not be such a bad thing.

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New law will issue bans, fines for using default passwords on smart devices

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Thu, 25 Nov 2021 14:26:57 +0000

The UK government has just introduced new law to protect consumers from internet-connected smart devices that use default passwords.

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A bug is about to confuse a lot of computers by turning back time 20 years

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Fri, 22 Oct 2021 12:16:06 +0000

Marty, watch out!

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Making better cybersecurity training: Q&A with Malwarebytes expert Kelsey Prichard

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Fri, 08 Oct 2021 10:57:33 +0000

Malwarebytes cybersecurity training expert Kelsey Prichard talks about how she develops smart, engaging trainings in this Q&A.

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What special needs kids need to stay safe online

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Wed, 06 Oct 2021 14:35:44 +0000

Special needs children can use the Internet safely every day with the right encouragement, guidance, tailored lessons, and gamification.

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Does Cybersecurity Awareness Month actually improve security?

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 04 Oct 2021 11:04:27 +0000

It’s National Cybersecurity Awareness Month again (yes, already). Do we really need another one?

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Facebook’s own research reveals the harm that Instagram can inflict

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Fri, 17 Sep 2021 14:34:31 +0000

Reporting by the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) has lifted the lid on Facebook’s own research into the harm that Instagram can do to young users.

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Parts of the Dark Web “awash” with school children’s personal data

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Tue, 14 Sep 2021 19:49:38 +0000

Over 1,000 US schools have been attacked by ransomware and had their data published on the Dark Web this year according to NBC news.

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