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Does a VPN slow down internet speed?
Every privacy-conscious netizen knows that VPNs are among the best online security tools. While they are incredibly useful, one of the main…
Interest in VPNs surges by 1150% in the Philippines
According to Atlas VPN investigation, interest in VPNs surged by 1150% in the Philippines due to a special mobile game offer. To honor Brazil’s day of independence, which will happen on September 7, 2020, Moonton, a mobile game developer, prepared a gift for Brazilians - multiple free skins on their mobile game - Mobile Legends.
We all know what a firewall is: it stops a real fire from spreading. However, its virtual counterpart operates similarly. For over 25 years…
Australians have lost nearly $90 million to scams in 2020
According to data analyzed by the Atlas VPN research team, Australians have reported 99,321 scam events since the beginning of the year, resulting in$89.6 million in losses.Notably, $3.3 million were lost to coronavirus-related frauds.
Persistent war on cybercrime and its trends
Cybercrime is a long-term partner of the internet. The relationship is complicated, with frequent disputes, glass shattering, and seldom…
82% of IT leaders plan to adopt 5G in the next 6 – 12 months
According to data acquired Atlas VPN investigation, 82% of IT leaders across different industries plan to implement a 5G connection in the next 6 - 12 months.
Fake apps: what you see is not what you get
Apps are undoubtedly one of the greatest inventions that make our lives easier and more convenient. The widespread “there’s an app for that…
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.