How to Avoid Becoming a Victim of Sextortion

In March 2014, a security researcher raised the flag and warned Apple of a possible iCloud vulnerability. Just several months down the road, iCloud accounts belonging to A-list celebrities — including Jennifer Lawrence, Kim Kardashian, Rihanna and Vanessa Hudgens — were specifically targeted and severely compromised leading to the biggest and most controversial leak of […]

The Problem of Sextortion Spreading alarmingly Fast Online

Sextortion is a “form of sexual exploitation that employs non-physical forms of coercion to extort sexual favors from the victim” according to Wikipedia and has become some sort of plague, especially for teens and young adults. In the event of sextortion, the victim gets threatened and forced to comply with the desires of the criminal who uses […]