Category: online security

What To Do When Your Data Is Leaked

Having your data leaked can be a traumatic event. No one wants to even think about having their banking information or credit card details in the hands of a cyber criminal. Although the experience isn’t fun, it is very important that you take action quickly when a data breach occurs. Here are some steps that…




Can Free Vpn Be Trusted?

It is common for those who want a VPN to look for free service. They will not be disappointed in their search. There are many Free VPN offers that will appear in a Google search, and you will also find free VPN apps on the App Store and Google Play. Before you take a chance…




At Least 39 Vpns Are Tracking Your Internet Activity

The reason that most people invest in a VPN is because they want to feel safer online. VPNAccounts.com has discovered a disturbing fact. Some VPN providers are giving their clients the opposite of internet privacy by logging user data. We found that at least 39 VPNs and possibly many more keep logs and track your…




Staying Safe With Your Personal Wifi

Why is it that people often neglect the security of their personal Wi-Fi? Think about it. You wouldn’t think about going away from home and leaving your doors unlocked, making all your personal possessions available to snoops or thieves. You have locks on your car to prevent unauthorized access. Why would you treat your home…




The Best Ways To Use Your Vpn In 2019

Here we are in 2019 and a VPN is still one of the best ways that you can increase your online privacy and security. Today a VPN is even more relevant because there are all sorts of devices being connected to the Internet. Gaming consoles, Blu-Ray players, and devices that are designed to stream media…




Expert Says Don’t Trust Vpn Apps From The App Store

A new article in Computer World magazine may change the way you think about VPN apps from Apple’s App Store. One researcher claims that privacy flaws and other issues make these popular VPN apps a poor choice for those who want to improve their online privacy. The same flaws can also be found in VPN…




China Is Using Vpn To Conduct Disinformation Campaign

China has recently been accused of using a VPN to spread disinformation on social media. Most of the posts have apparently been made in response to the Hong Kong protests taking place in the Summer of 2019. While it may not seem strange that another superpower is trying to influence public opinion on social media,…




Cyber Criminals Are Cloning Vpn Websites To Deliver Malware

Imagine visiting the site of a popular VPN provider and later finding out that you have been the victim of a vicious hack. That is exactly what happened to some individuals who went searching for the NordVPN website. They had no idea that the site they ended up visiting was a clone of the popular…




How To Shop Safely Online During The Holidays & Beyond

The holiday months will soon be here and that means that many people will be doing their shopping online. Each year billions of dollars are spent buying goods online, and behind each purchase is a financial transaction. With most people using their credit and debit cards to shop, a lot of data is being transferred…




Best Secure Messaging Apps In 2019

Messaging apps like WhatsApp, Messenger, and Snapchat are very popular ways to stay in touch with family and friends. These free to use apps are available in many parts of the world, but there are some exceptions. In restricted areas you can usually use the messaging app by connecting to a VPN. A VPN will…