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Privacy and security in top operating systems

Operating systems serve as foundations for all your activities. They guide each process and maintain a balanced machine. However, they are…

PRIVACY | 11 min Read

App Development Security is the most wanted cybersecurity skill in 2021

According to the data presented by the Atlas VPN team, the fastest-growing cybersecurity skill in 2021 is Application Development Security. The demand for this competence is determined to rise by 164% in five years.

REPORTS | 3 min Read

How to increase Wi-Fi speed

Wondering how to increase Wi-Fi speed is normal, especially after noticing odd connection glitches here and there. After entertainment and…

HOW-TO | 6 min Read

The concept of zero trust network and its principles

A zero trust network treats all users as equally unreliable and prioritizes strict identity verification. This security architecture stands…

PRIVACY | 4 min Read

How to recognize a fake website

A fake website trend agitates even the seasoned techies. Scammers can build lookalikes of crowd-pleasing and trending platforms. Fraudulent…

PRIVACY | 5 min Read

What is a default gateway?

A default gateway is a real trooper of your network. It deals with the smooth delivery of packets outside the original network. Once you…

PRIVACY | 4 min Read

What is a subnet mask and how to find it?

A subnet mask resembles an ordinary IP address, consisting of 32 bits separated into four octets. It is also possible to represent the mask…

HOW-TO | 4 min Read

Dictionary attack: do not use words as passwords

A dictionary attack exploits one of the password sins: using actual words. Recent pages in history highlight account security, with…

PRIVACY | 4 min Read

Strong passwords 101: keep accounts safe easily

Strong passwords will never go out of fashion. Odds are you own dozens of separate accounts, serving distinct purposes and storing personal…

PRIVACY | 4 min Read