In an effort to stop spammers, the web giant rejects emails that include "highly restricted" character combinations.
One of the game maker's servers is breached -- allowing hackers to create a phony Apple log-in screen that prompts users for personal information. EA says it now has the situation under control.
Has your account been compromised? Have you recently won a contest? Chances are good a hacker is trying to reel you in.
With people no doubt on edge after the hacking of Apple's Web site for developers, scammers are sending out bogus e-mails in an apparent effort to steal passwords.
Web giant says it has identified a significant spike in phishing activity originating from within the country just days ahead of presidential elections.
If you forward your Web mail messages to your ISP mail account, you can delete all your Gmail, Outlook.com, and Yahoo Mail contacts and rely solely on your ISP account's address book.
Twitter said today it has adopted a new technology that makes it much harder for phishing e-mails supposedly sent from the company to make it into users' in-boxes.
The unexpected onslaught has pushed phishing to the top of the list of text-based threats, a researcher says.
In an effort to protect users and curb phishing, the social network gives users a select e-mail address to send reports of the illegal practice.
Crave's Eric Mack looks at some of the digital threats taking advantage of the Games and at how to protect yourself.