When a pattern of bizarre messages began piling up in my inbox, I turned to the source for answers: Google.
The company's ThreatExchange program hopes to break longstanding barriers to companies talking about the cybersecurity threats they face. Early indications show they're willing to play along.
The search giant is now using savvier machine learning to better tell which messages are legit and which ones are junk.
A new feature in iOS 8.3 can help you identify and deal with iMessage spam. Here's what you need to know.
Automated phone spam is hard to kill, but there are steps you can take to stop these calls on your landline and on your smartphone.
You just posted a photo and now some spammer is sharing links on a cute picture of your cat. Here's how to remove the spam to keep your photo stream nice and tidy.
Text message spam is best ignored, but when a security researcher followed a trail of deception laid out on Apple's iMessage he became the proud owner of cheap designer accessories from China.
CEO of SpaceX and Tesla suggests superintelligent machines might one day decide the solution to spam is a world devoid of humans.
In an effort to stop spammers, the web giant rejects emails that include "highly restricted" character combinations.
The update also will suggest new friends, allow the use of your real name and enable you to report spam messages.