Not all cybercriminals are sophisticated

While a lot of media coverage centers on how threat actors are becoming better at evading capture and generally deploy ever more sophisticated techniques, I wanted to tell a story where one criminal in particular was anything but sophisticated. Before I joined ESET, I spent 14 years working in the UK police force working predominantly … More Not all cybercriminals are sophisticated

Why you should keep your Netflix password to yourself

Sharing is caring – except when it isn’t. Here’s why you shouldn’t share your password for online media services with other people. If I were to ask you if you share your email account password with anyone else, the vast majority of you would probably say “absolutely no chance!”… but when it comes to media … More Why you should keep your Netflix password to yourself

Houseparty – should I stay or should I go now?

When the coronavirus pandemic began, people took to Houseparty by the millions. Many of us weren’t allowed to meet anyone in person, so videocalling became an even bigger success and Houseparty was the front runner. Between March and April 2020, Houseparty reported 50 million sign-ups. For comparison, the app was downloaded 533,000 times in February … More Houseparty – should I stay or should I go now?