Top 10 cyber crime stories of 2020

The past 12 months have seen an unprecedented surge in cyber criminal activity, with two key trends explaining much of the increase – the Covid-19 pandemic introduced new attack surfaces and opportunities for malicious actors, while new developments in ransomware extortion tactics saw millions lost to operators such as Maze, Sodinokibi, Egregor and others. Here…

Our 100 Favorite Cyber Monday Deals Still Available Today

Cyber Monday is officially over, but many of our favorite deals are still available. If you took an extended holiday from screens or ignored last weekend’s days of sale madness, fear not. We combed through our many Cyber Monday guides and picked out the best deals still on sale. It’s unclear how long they’ll last,…

Cyber Monday becomes biggest online shopping day in U.S. history, topping nearly $11 billion in sales

Cyber Monday just became the biggest online shopping day in U.S. history, with consumers spending $10.8 billion online, according to Adobe Analytics.Purchases totaled $12 million a minute between 8 p.m. and 9 p.m. PT, with around 37 percent of total purchases coming from smartphones as more shoppers migrate to buying on social media. Curbside pickup…