Posts by: Jerome Segura
Having your own website is hard enough. In addition to adding content, trying to grow your audience, maintaining it, now you have to be cautious of malware possibly being spread through your beloved website?
While many repositories like Cydia, a program that allows you to download pirated apps for free on your Jailbroken iPod / iPhone / iPad, beyond the copyright infringement issue, there is also the risk of downloading an infected app and getting more than what you bargained for.
Awareness and education about online dangers is essential but headlines like “Malware That Drains Your Bank Account Thriving On Facebook” instill fear while at the same time blame Facebook — something that may not be entirely justified.
Have you recently seen an ad or received an email from a friend that promoted work-at-home and get-rich-quick schemes?
If you use your debit or credit card to buy groceries or get cash out of an ATM you might want to know that the bad guys could have a piece of it.