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Interview With Andy Mallinger – Webroot
Interview With Andy Mallinger – Webroot
Safety Detective’s Aviva Zacks had the chance to interview Webroot’s Senior Director of Product, Andy Mallinger, and took it! Here are his thoughts on phishing and how Webroot is helping protect consumers and small businesses from...
Interview With Dean Mekkaway – Sophos
Interview With Dean Mekkaway – Sophos
Safety Detective had the pleasure of interviewing Sophos Product Manager Dean Mekkaway, who helped us understand how SophosLabs stays at the forefront of cybersecurity. Safety Detective: How did you get into cybersecurity? Dean...
Are Unnecessary Apps Clogging Your PC?
Are Unnecessary Apps Clogging Your PC?

Shovelware. Bloatware. Adware.  There refer to programs that are running on your PC – and that may be active right now – but that most people don’t know about and never use. These programs clog your limited hard drive space, hog your memory, and generally degrade the performance of your computer.

Interview With Ori Eisen – Trusona
Interview With Ori Eisen – Trusona

We had the opportunity to interview Ori Eisen, Trusona’s CEO, to find out what his company is doing to make our world passwordless and safer than before.

Is Your Child Using Decoy Apps to Hide Photos? Here's How to Check
Is Your Child Using Decoy Apps to Hide Photos? Here's How to Check

Monitoring your childrens’ internet usage to keep them away from harmful people can be a daunting but crucial task. Unfortunately there are people on the internet intent on exploiting children, so it’s our duty to protect them from danger. So how can we be sure nothing is going on beyond what we can observe in plain sight?

Report: Coca-Cola, ToysRUs, McDonald’s, and Fiverr Websites Taken Down by Anonymous Hacker Group
Report: Coca-Cola, ToysRUs, McDonald’s, and Fiverr Websites Taken Down by Anonymous Hacker Group
While you were taking it easy this weekend, over one million pages on hundreds of websites were taken over by hacker group Anonymous and made to display a contentious political message. Though the attack was quickly contained, man...
Interview With Leon Schumacher – Pretty Easy Privacy (pEp)
Interview With Leon Schumacher – Pretty Easy Privacy (pEp)
Leon Schumacher, co-founder and CEO of Pretty Easy Privacy, was kind enough to sit for an interview with Safety Detective’s Aviva Zacks so she could ask him how he sees hackers both as a threat and as a solution. Safety Detectiv...
Interview With Uri Rivner – BioCatch
Interview With Uri Rivner – BioCatch
Safety Detective’s Aviva Zacks had the opportunity to sit down with Uri Rivner, BioCatch’s co-founder and CCO, to ask him about why his company focuses on securing the data of the financial sector, what “vishing” is, and where he...
My Email Got Hacked - Now What Do I Do?
My Email Got Hacked - Now What Do I Do?
The thought of having one’s email hacked is devastating. I personally know that if I lost access to my email, I’d immediately lose a lifeline to some of my closest friends and business associates. What’s more, my email address ser...
Interview With Ryan Toohil – Intrusta
Interview With Ryan Toohil – Intrusta
Cybersecurity expert Aviva Zacks chatted with Ryan Toohil, CTO and one of the founders of Intrusta Antivirus, to find out how his antivirus company stays ahead of hackers and competes in the antivirus industry. SD: How did you ge...