The ‘Momo challenge’ isn’t a viral danger to children online. But it sure is viral.

Posted by on Mar 1, 2019 in Internet, Technology

If you’re a parent of a young child, chances are that someone on Facebook has sent you an alarming post about the “Momo challenge,” a game illustrated by a disturbing photograph of a woman, in which participants are blackmailed into completing increasingly dangerous tasks. Maybe that post says that Momo is the latest “trend.”

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New Scam Holds YouTube Channels for Ransom

Posted by on Feb 2, 2019 in Google, Internet

Scammers are abusing the YouTube policy violation system by filing fake copyright infringements against content creators until their channel is close to being suspended. These scammers then hold the channel ransom by telling YouTubers to send them a payment or they will file another copyright infringement to have the channel suspended.

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