Hacking

How smishing works and how to spot a smishing attack: Header image
Cybercriminals use a plethora of techniques to breach systems, steal data, launch malware campaigns, and cause damage. One of the most popular tools of the trade is smishing. But what is smishing, how...
Sep 20, 2023
8 min read
Is your Messenger hacked? Here's how to tell and what to do: Header image
The thought of getting hacked on Facebook Messenger can be disturbing. And if your app has been acting up or you’ve been noticing messages you don’t recall sending, it’s possible that your Messenger...
Sep 11, 2023
5 min read
What is whaling? Here's how hackers catch the big fish (Header image)
It’s a well-known fact that when fishing, you maximize your chances by casting a wide net. On the other hand, if you’re hoping for bigger fish, the best tool is a spear. In...
Aug 29, 2023
5 min read
How to get a secure Wi-Fi connection at home and in public (Header image)
The Wi-Fi icon has become a symbol of instant connectivity. But just as you can easily connect to wireless networks, so can hackers, as most Wi-Fi networks are open and unsecured. In this...
Jul 31, 2023
6 min read
Your Telegram got hacked? Here's what you can do about it (Header image)
With unique features like secret chats and self-destruction capabilities, Telegram has built a strong security and privacy reputation. But despite all this, the big question remains: is it the ultimate secure messaging app?...
Jul 27, 2023
6 min read
What is white hat hacking? Here's how ethical hacking works (Header image)
If you think the words “hacker” and “cybercriminal” are synonymous, you are in for a big surprise. Hacker culture began years before personal computers were invented and decades before the internet went mainstream....
Jul 17, 2023
5 min read
Has your Gmail been hacked? Here's how to tell and how to recover your account (Header image)
Google has built some strong security features into Gmail, like two-factor authentification and encryption, making it difficult for cybercriminals to pull off a Gmail password hack. However, not all users activate 2FAs, and...
Jul 17, 2023
8 min read
Not all skills used by hackers and cybercriminals relate to computing. In fact, when coding gets a hacker nowhere, they turn to a classic technique used by scammers and con artists: social engineering....
Jul 17, 2023
8 min read
Is your TikTok hacked? (Header image)
Are you having a hard time getting into your TikTok account? Has your password suddenly changed, or has someone posted videos without your permission or sent messages from your account? If you are...
Jul 17, 2023
8 min read
Red hat hacking: Understanding the vigilante hacker (Header image)
Hackers wear many “hats.” There’s black hat hacking, but there’s also white hat, green hat, blue hat, red hat, and others. Some do it for the money. Others seek to cause havoc and...
Jul 17, 2023
6 min read