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Advanced Persistent Threat protection market to grow 2x by 2024 to $10.6 billion

According to Atlas VPN investigation, Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) protection market is projected to grow more than two times by 2024 to $10.6 billion. This is mainly due to the ever-increasing amount of internet users as well as the Internet of Things (IoT) devices, which creates more potential targets for hackers.

REPORTS | 3 min Read

Finding the optimal VPN types

VPN types refer to a factor that might influence your decision when choosing a VPN service. Experts draw a line between two specific types…

PRIVACY | 4 min Read

COVID-19 survivor's blood on dark web costs 3 times more than hiring a hitman

According to data compiled by Atlas VPN, the blood of recovered coronavirus patients costs over three times more than hiring a hitman. Fake vaccines and cures, including blood from allegedly recovered COVID-19 patient, cost 16 thousand dollars; meanwhile you can commission a murder for 5 thousand dollars.

REPORTS | 3 min Read

PS4 VPN elevates gaming and offers a full-on privacy shield

Preparing a PS4 VPN is slightly more complicated than using a VPN in a conventional environment like your smartphone. However, this option…

HOW-TO | 3 min Read

Cryptojacking snoops hit popular publishing platform

Cryptojacking is one of the new threats that emerge due to the impressive financial rewards of cryptocurrency mining. Also known as crypto…

PRIVACY | 3 min Read

CursedChrome reminds us why extensions can be vicious too

The digital space has always been a fertile ground for new threats, data breaches, and hacking incidents. Security researchers deserve…

PRIVACY | 4 min Read

RDP Attacks Surged by 330% in The US Amid Pandemic

According to data extracted and analyzed by Atlas VPN, remote desktop protocol (RDP) attacks rocketed by 330% in the US amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The rise in cyber-attacks correlates almost precisely with the start of lockdowns worldwide from March 10, 2020.

REPORTS | 3 min Read

How to Prevent DNS Spoofing?

DNS spoofing is one of the most common Domain Name System (DNS) attacks out there today. DNS is like a phonebook of the internet, yet, it…

PRIVACY | 3 min Read

How Azure VPN paves a secure path for on-premises networks

Azure VPN can be a robust and security-oriented component of a company’s infrastructure. Over the years, many IT professionals have opted to…

PRIVACY | 4 min Read