Articles about ZDNet
25 Jul 2020
Garmin suffers massive outage, leaving fitness devices disconnected
GPS tech provider Garmin has been hit by a massive outage.
16 Jul 2020
This malware can steal passwords, card data from 300+ apps
After Joker, a new strain of malware called 'BlackRock' has surfaced on the internet.
27 Apr 2020
Critical security vulnerability detected in top antivirus apps
From Kaspersky to Quick Heal, all antivirus programs take out malicious programs well before they compromise the whole PC.
19 Apr 2020
20 million Aptoide app store users compromised in data leak
In a shocking development, personal data of more than 20 million users of Aptoide, a third-party store for Android applications, has been leaked online.
10 Apr 2020
Microsoft Surface Neo and Windows 10X launch postponed beyond 2020
If you were planning to buy a dual-screen Windows 10X-powered device, you might have to wait until next year.
25 Feb 2020
Hackers are mysteriously stealing from PayPal accounts for online shopping
PayPal, one of the biggest payment platforms in the world, has been marred by a major, albeit unknown, security flaw.
19 Feb 2020
Hackers can wipe your WordPress site with this plugin flaw
If you use WordPress as a tool to manage the content of your website, we recommend updating a particular plugin on the platform (if in use) right away.
17 Feb 2020
#BugAlert: Don't update! Windows 10 hides your personal files
Microsoft is just not getting a grip on Windows 10 and its issues.
25 Jan 2020
Nearly 200 malicious add-ons detected in Firefox, now removed
Mozilla has been trying to make privacy its calling card to get people to ditch Google for Firefox.
21 Jan 2020
A hacker leaked passwords of over 5 lakh IoT devices
With the rise of internet-connected devices, from phones and televisions to 'smart' lights, hackers now have new targets to breach into people's homes, harass them in horrifying ways.
26 Sep 2019
Several high-profile YouTubers hacked in massive attack: Details here
If you are a YouTuber with a subscriber count large enough to make significant money, better secure your channel!
17 Sep 2019
Data of most Ecuadorean citizens leaked, including 6.7 million children
In a shocking development, a major security breach has been reported which has leaked personal data of almost the entire population of Ecuador online.
27 Jun 2019
14-year-old creates dangerous malware, starts bricking thousands of IoT devices
In a strange case, a 14-year-old kid has created a dangerous strain of malware, a program that is spreading in the wild and bricking devices worldwide.
30 Apr 2019
GoDaddy shutters over 15,000 subdomains linked to online scams
In a major crackdown, popular web hosting service GoDaddy has taken down more than 15,000 sub-domains connected to online scams.
22 Apr 2019
A puppy drone as town's mascot? That's Japan for you
We all love dogs; they are cute, adorable, and are the perfect companions.
07 Apr 2019
Hackers sold personal, financial data on Facebook groups: Here's how
Facebook has been promising enhanced security, but its privacy-related debacles are not coming to an end.
30 Mar 2019
Watch out! Hackers are exploiting WordPress sites to spread malware
Next time, when you click on a link served via email, better look at the website it is redirecting you to - as it may install a ransomware/malware on your PC.
22 Mar 2019
New ransomware locks PCs until PewDiePie gets 100 million subscribers
PewDiePie fans are taking his 'battle of subscribers' against T-Series way too seriously.
25 Mar 2018
UIDAI denies claims of Aadhaar data breach on Indane's systems
The UIDAI has denied the claims of an Aadhaar data breach on the systems run by state-owned utility company Indane.
31 Aug 2017
711 million email accounts susceptible to malignant spambot
One of the biggest spamming operations of its kind, involving 711.5 million email addresses, has been discovered by a malware researcher.
13 Jul 2017
Data breach: Verizon's 14 million customer records compromised
As per reports by ZDNet, an employee at Nice Systems (Verizon's customer service operator), exposed 14 million residential customer records of the past 6 months on an unguarded Amazon server.