In a world filled with laptops, tablets and smartphones, todayís children become digitally fluent far earlier than previous generations.
Android users are once again in danger of getting their information collected and being hit by an unending stream of spam and unwelcome offers just because they searched for popular games on Google Play and made the mistake of downloading bogus apps.
Online gamers are often targeted with phishing schemes set up by crooks who are after users' in-game items and money, and the latest one to be spotted is aimed at Steam users.
What should have been a relaxing and afternoon in the virtual world of Azeroth turned to a veritable bloodbath as unknown hackers used a still unknown exploit to kill off characters left and right in a number of the world's major cities / servers.
A rather clever phishing scheme targeting Italian gamers has recently been spotted by Symantec researchers.