by BullGuard

Be safe when working from home

It looks like working from home is set to become a ‘thing’ in the UK rather than a response to lockdowns, following statements from government ministers that they won’t insist people need to return to workplaces once pandemic restrictions are lifted.

by BullGuard

Chilling ransomware scourge roundup

It’s been a hell of a few months for ransomware villains and their victims. What often begins as someone clicking a seemingly innocuous link in their email can result in a crisis that brings multi-billion dollar businesses to their knees, stokes geopolitical tensions and has ripple effects throughout the global economy.

by BullGuard

TikTok wants your face

In a sign of these ‘your data is mine’ times the hugely popular social video app TikTok has quietly, some might say sneakily, introduced a new privacy policy in the US that says it “may collect biometric identifiers and biometric information.”

by BullGuard

Beware of WhatsApp scam

Hackers are trying to get access to WhatsApp accounts after stealing the identities of their victims’ contacts. The move allows cyber criminals to siphon sensitive information from users which can then be used for identity theft.