Tomas Foltyn

Over 23 million accounts breached using ‘123456’ password

Tomas Foltyn, security writer at ESET highlights the notorious six-digit string continues to ‘reign supreme’ among the most-hack...[Read More]

Two white hats hack a Tesla, get to keep it

Tomas Foltyn, security writer at ESET discusses that a team of two hackers recently Richard Zhu and Amat Cam, aka team ‘Fluoroacetate’ hack ...[Read More]

Teenager earns US$1 million in bug bounties

Tomas Foltyn, security writer at ESET discusses how a ‘white hat’ from Argentina has come a long way since winning his first reward of US$50...[Read More]

Europe orders recall of children’s smartwatch over privacy concerns

The European Commission has issued a recall order for a smartwatch aimed at children due to concerns that it represents a serious risk for t...[Read More]

Spy bug compromises Apple’s security

Tomas Foltyn, security writer at ESET discusses the latest security debacle with Apple after a spy bug was discovered in Apple’s video and a...[Read More]

New Year’s resolutions should include strong passwords

Tomas Foltyn, security writer at ESET explains the importance of strong passwords to protect ourselves and the need to include fixing the un...[Read More]

Attackers exploiting flaws in WordPress plugin

Tomas Foltyn, security writer at ESET explains how cyber criminals are exploiting the security weakness in a GDPR compliance plugin for Word...[Read More]

How to avoid malware on Android

Tomas Foltyn, security writer at ESET explains how to avoid exposed to malware on Android You need to stick to Google Play for apps and run ...[Read More]

How to make Halloween less cyber-scary for kids

Tomas Foltyn, security writer at ESET explains how can we help kids avoid security horrors and stay safe from rogue online “neighbors” at Ha...[Read More]

How to stay safe online

Tomas Foltyn, security writer at ESET explains how some essential steps can increase your online safety for now and in the long run too

How to avoid heat traces steal your passwords

Tomas Foltyn, security writer at ESET discusses the new format of cyber attack known as “Thermanator” and explains how an attack...[Read More]

How to avoid an own goal

Guest written by Tomas Foltyn from ESET, discusses the dangers posed by various scammers and cyber criminals during the forthcoming football...[Read More]