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We often hear that we need more transparency for the sake of security. But we strongly believe that people don’t have to give up their right to keep their personal matters private. What is truly sacrificed when we cling to the right to privacy? And what do we really have to give up in order […]

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Online companies will never stop looking for ways to track Internet users because each one is a potential shopper that they can feed ads to and make a few bucks. Most netizens are fully aware of cookies and the other usual trackers, and there are a slew of browser plugins and extensions that can block […]

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Are you excited to own your own virtual reality device? If you are concerned about your privacy, you might want to think again. When Oculus Rift hit the shelves at the end of March this year, it was not just providing a 110″ field of view with a 90 HZ refresh rate and an OLED […]

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Since personal VPNs have become popular tools for providing encryption to ordinary Internet users, governments have scrambled for ways to make them illegal. One popular strategy for gaining ground in the argument for VPN regulation has been to put VPNs in a bad light so that they can become the enemy. This has so far […]

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Criminal botnets are one of the very sad and scary aspects of our Internet. Just as our communities have their typical criminal elements, our Internet has these robot networks that serve online criminal gangs. Illegal botnets are usually set up to help cybercriminals access financial information that they can use to steal from users, but […]

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The Swedish Post and Telecoms Authority began an effort late last month to stop peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing in the country. With the help of the local police force, they plan to punish P2P file sharers. At least one ISP has denied the authorities’ requests for subscriber data, but the case may go to court. […]

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Criminal botnets are one of the very sad and scary aspects of our Internet. Just as our communities have their typical criminal elements, our Internet has these robot networks that serve online criminal gangs. Illegal botnets are usually set up to help cybercriminals access financial information that they can use to steal from users, but […]

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The tech buzz in early May surrounded the UnaPhone Zenith, purported to be the first truly private Android phone. Phone manufacturer Elephone is working with Tutanoa, a secure webmail provider, to produce this smartphone that puts privacy first. We wanted to check it out, so here is our take on what should be a truly […]

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In the April 28 edition of top VPN IPVanish’s Secure Sessions, CTO Josh Gagliardi spoke with Real Clear Radio Hour host and Forbes and Huffington Post contributor Bill Frezza. They talked about encryption and technology legislation for mass government surveillance efforts.

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Internet access just keeps getting worse in China, and many who travel there for business or pleasure can get so frustrated with it. Business travelers need to stay connected to ensure the proper flow of information to and from their contacts, both in China and at their base of operations. They also need to be […]

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