Scammers, profiteers, and shady sites? It must be tax season

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Thu, 25 Feb 2021 16:46:18 +0000

With tax season around the corner, an aggressive campaign caught our attention and we decided to investigate.

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Introducing VideoBytes, by Malwarebytes Labs

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Wed, 30 Sep 2020 15:30:00 +0000

This week, we’re launching VideoBytes, a new video series featuring research from Adam Kujawa, security evangelist and a director for Malwarebytes Labs.

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Please don’t buy this: smart doorbells

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Mon, 09 Dec 2019 17:15:56 +0000

This holiday season, please reconsider buying smart doorbells to protect your online shipments. The cybersecurity and privacy risks are too severe.

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Please don’t buy this: smart toys

Credit to Author: William Tsing| Date: Fri, 27 Apr 2018 16:00:00 +0000

Smart toys attempt to offer what a lot of us imagined as kids—a toy that we can not only play with, but one that plays back. Many models offer voice recognition, facial expressions, hundreds of words and phrases, reaction to touch and impact, and even the ability to learn and retain new information. These features provide…

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Please don’t buy this: identity theft protection services

Credit to Author: William Tsing| Date: Tue, 28 Nov 2017 17:31:58 +0000

Identity theft protection services promise to have your back against cybercriminals looking to steal your data. But they don’t actually stop them from taking your identity. Are they worth it, then? We say no.

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