5 scam prevention tips for seniors

How can people who didn’t grow up with technology protect themselves against some of the most common types of online fraud? The conventional thinking is that aging people tend to be at a higher risk of falling prey to scam artists than their children or grandchildren. Regardless of whether this is true or not, older […]

Week in security with Tony Anscombe

Share On the implications of facial recognition for privacy and security – Data privacy tips for businesses – Red flags for cyberbullying. All this in Week in security. How could having your face scanned whenever you sign up for a new phone increase your security further down the road? If you own a small business, […]

SophosLabs Intelix: Threat intelligence APIs for everyone

HTTP/2 200 OK Each and every Sophos product leverages a broad line-up of SophosLabs technologies – from machine learning models to URL categorization – all to augment themselves with the latest in threat intelligence and threat analysis. Historically, these technologies were only available to our internal product teams and our OEM partners. There are few […]

How to spot if your child is a victim of cyberbullying

What are some of the most common warning signs that your child is experiencing online harassment? Cyberbullying is by no means a new phenomenon; in fact, the term was added to the Oxford Dictionary back in 2011. However, as technology permeates almost every facet of our lives, the threat of online harassment is becoming more […]

80% of all Android apps encrypt traffic by default

Google keeps pushing in its mission for broader encryption adoption Share Google keeps pushing in its mission for broader encryption adoption Android commands the lion’s share of the mobile operating system market. And with so many users under its wings, it should come as no surprise that Google has been doubling down on security. In […]

Face scanning – privacy concern or identity protection?

What issues would face scanning attached to a mobile device resolve and, if used correctly, would it make the incursion into my privacy acceptable? On December 1st, China’s regulation requiring people to have their face scanned when subscribing for a new mobile phone took effect. If you were not aware of this regulation your initial […]