Trend Micro Predictions for 2013 and Beyond

We broke out our trusty crystal ball and came up with a few predictions for the year ahead, including security challenges in cloud computing, for multi-platform users, and for Android apps. Global cybercrime will likely grow, with Africa becoming the new safe harbor for cybercriminals. Read all 10 of our predictions for 2013.


How to Share Photos Wisely

In a recent survey by the Pew Internet and American Life project, more than 80% of respondents said they used their cell phones to take photographs. It's clear that some photo-sharing apps (like Instagram) are being used not just for sharing, but for oversharing confidential personal information—which can leave people vulnerable to identity theft. Get some tips on how to share wisely >

5 Tips for Keeping Online Games Secure

Once upon a time, "computer games" were just hands of Solitaire you played alone at your PC when you should have been working. But in the new age of the Internet, online gaming has exploded into a giant industry, full of multiplayer online games that bring together gamers from every walk of life, on every continent, to duke it out in elaborate alternative universes. It's pretty cool, but it also comes with some risks. Here are five tips that will help you field some of the more obvious threats you might encounter in online gaming: Read more >


Beware of Pinterest Spam and Scams

Now that Pinterest has become a popular social networking site, the sadly inevitable has come to pass: it's attracted the attention of spammers. They'll always go to where the traffic is—especially if it's previously unexploited territory. That makes Pinterest a very ripe target. Read more >

For Safer Gaming: STOP. THINK. CONNECT.

Learn tips to protect yourself while gaming online. Brought to you by Microsoft and the STOP. THINK. CONNECT. Watch it now >

A Guide to 2013 New Year's Resolutions

With the past lessons of 2012 still fresh in our minds, there's no better time to prepare for the online threats of 2013. We put together this guide to help you with your online safety resolutions. Our new year's resolutions will inspire you to achieve new goals in the coming year—from taking better care of your mobile devices to cleaning up digital clutter. The resolutions and tips in this guide will help you and your family become better, more security conscious while enjoying your time online. See the E-Guide >