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How a stealthy keylogger loots private data

A keylogger is a highly-intrusive application with a sole task on its agenda: to spy on users. Corporate entities employ such tools in good…

PRIVACY | 4 min Read

Cyberattacks on US companies skyrocketed by 93% in the last 12 months

Cybersecurity remains a hot topic for organizations today as cyberattacks directed at business organizations are on the rise. According to the Atlas VPN investigation, companies across North America reported a 93% increase in cyberattacks in the past 12 months.

REPORTS | 3 min Read

Why do you need a location changer?

A location changer erases physical boundaries in the digital world that prevent us from accessing content. As internet freedom is on a…

PRIVACY | 3 min Read

What is SOCKS proxy?

SOCKS proxy stands as a negotiator between users and the internet. It mainly serves as a circumvention tool, allowing users to bypass…

PRIVACY | 3 min Read

Criteria for choosing a VPN for Windows

The attraction of a top-tier VPN for Windows is that it offers an intuitive interface and enables instant connections. Nowadays, buffers…

PRIVACY | 4 min Read

Cyberstalking and how to prevent harassment online

Cyberstalking is a form of stalking, which takes place online. Since it doesn’t involve physical contact, it triggers a misperception that…

PRIVACY | 3 min Read

2 million YouTube channels removed with 87% of channels promoting scams

According to Atlas VPN investigation, Google’s video platform YouTube removed 1.98 million channels between January and March of 2020. In 87.5% of the cases, the channels were terminated due to promoting scams, sending out spam, or posting misleading content.

REPORTS | 3 min Read

Are VPNs legal everywhere?

Are VPNs legal? It’s one of the first questions that come to mind before deciding to use them. Given the implications of breaking the law…

PRIVACY | 3 min Read

How to find your router IP address

Your router IP address is the essential component of the home router configuration. Without the period-separated string, you cannot change…

HOW-TO | 3 min Read