Lavasoft Blog

Sometimes we complain about Google’s privacy incursions, such as the Timeline feature which tracks your location by default. Yet some of these features can come in handy when your phone has gone missing. If you have an Android phone, there are several Google services which you can use to locate it or perform additional functions if it is lost or stolen. 

Researchers at Malwarebytes have reported an online threat targeted at Comcast users. The attack combines elements of malicious advertising, an exploit kit, phishing and a tech support scam, making it more complex than a typical malware campaign. Comcast is the largest home internet provider in the US, delivering services to over 19 million home internet customers.