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Data leaks surge almost 500% at 27 billion amid pandemic
Data breaches exposing millions of personal records are becoming the new normal. Data leaks reached an all-time high, rising by 492% to a record 27 billion in the first half of 2020.
Is VPN passthrough still relevant?
A VPN passthrough is an obscure component of routers that gets overlooked due to its passive performance. Despite its silent operation, it…
8 common VPN myths you should stop believing
VPN myths, or the common misconceptions regarding VPNs, circulate all around. This technology is dynamic, and its rapid evolution can seem…
Faulty video doorbells compromise home security
Video doorbells refine homes by remotely monitoring the entrance and alerting owners of potential intruders. Security advocates speak…
US military personnel lost over $379 million to scams in the last 5 years
According to Atlas VPN investigation, US Military personnel lost $379.6 million to various scams from 2015 through June 30, 2020. Military consumers made more than 680,000 reports about fraud, identity theft, or other consumer issues to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).
Finding a VPN for travel to stay secure overseas
VPN for travel has become just as necessary as a passport or plane ticket. Tourists swiftly move when sightseeing in an attempt to explore…
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…
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.