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How does a VPN work?
How does a VPN work is a question that even loyal users wrestle with to get the whole picture. These tools act as negotiators between you…
Wearables — risks on your wrist?
The popularity of wearables, such as smartwatches and health trackers, increases at a staggering rate. Today, glancing at our wrists to…
45% of businesses faced a data breach in last 12 months
Data breaches continue to dominate headlines around the world. Recent findings analyzed by Atlas VPN reveal that as many as 45% of businesses had a data breach in the last 12 months.
Global ransomware attacks surged by 110% at 34 million Year-on-Year
Ransomware attacks broke a two-year record in September of 2020. According to data analyzed by the Atlas VPN team, there were 34.11 million ransomware attacks detected this September — 110% more than the same period last year when 16.21 million attacks were recorded.
What is a deauthentication attack?
Deauthentication attack is a disruptive technique against wireless connections. It belongs to the denial-of-service family, abruptly…
VPN installs in Thailand surge by 644% due to porn site bans
According to in-house aggregated Atlas VPN user data, Virtual Private Network (VPN) installs in Thailand surged by 644% in the last few days. The interest in VPNs sky-rocketed immediately after Thailand's government banned Pornhub and 190 other pornography websites late on Monday.
Tips for preserving smart home privacy and security
Smart home designs are trendy structures consisting of intelligent household appliances. The model highlights security, control, and…
How Fire Stick apps can reinvent your TV
Fire Stick apps are perfect for Amazon Fire Stick users who appreciate flexible, on-demand entertainment. Ditching cable has never been…