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VPN proxy and proxy server: one difference you must know

Are you looking for a way to protect your online identity or access a geo-blocked video? Both proxy server and VPN proxy can help you do it. But, there’s a key difference between these services.

PRIVACY | 3 min Read

What is my IP and what do I need to know about it

IP (Internet Protocol) address is a unique number that allows internet-connected devices to communicate with web servers. The purpose of the IP is to identify different devices on a network and exchange information.

PRIVACY | 3 min Read

How to watch Hulu outside the US

What is Hulu? In the US, Hulu is one of the biggest streaming platforms that offer the most popular movies and TV shows online. You can watch Hulu shows such as “The Simpsons”, “Family Guy”, “South Park”, “CSI”, “Modern Family” and many more.

HOW-TO | 3 min Read

VPN speed up a fix for iPhone’s 11 location tracking bug

Can VPN speed such a process up? The new Apple iPhone 11 version was released back in September 2019. Yet, the company must fix a interesting flaw.

HOW-TO | 2 min Read

What makes a VPN easy to use

VPNs can be used for various purposes – from anonymous browsing to [torrenting](https://atlasvpn.com/blog/torrenting-myths-debunked/){b}. If you’re looking for one but you don’t consider yourself a tech-geek, find out what makes a VPN easy to use.

PRIVACY | 2 min Read

Torrenting myths debunked

Torrenting is a file-sharing technology, often considered as a way to pirate movies or music. There is a mist of confusion surrounding such activity.

PRIVACY | 3 min Read

Things you should know about IP leak

One of the prime VPN purposes is to hide your IP address, but sometimes it may fall short. An IP leak is something you should know about.

PRIVACY | 4 min Read

One out of three banking software has serious security flaws

Did you know that software vulnerabilities can expose applications to potential risk and compromise? According to research made by Veracode, many organizations struggle to keep the pace of continually developing digital world. The results are rather alarming - 2 out of 3 applications failed to pass the initial security test. Application security research company called Veracode has published the [State of Software Security (SOSS) Volume 10](https://www.veracode.com/state-of-software-security-report){b} report.

PRIVACY | 2 min Read

Latest data breaches: can Netflix be a threat to your safety?

Are you planning on laying back and enjoying your favorite TV show on Netflix the entire weekend? One can assume you’re choosing between sweet and salty popcorn rather than thinking whether the Netflix app is safe. Although Netflix products and services are reputable, you should be cautious about your security and take some actions yourself.

PRIVACY | 2 min Read