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US military personnel lost over $822 million to scams since 2017
According to research conducted by Atlas VPN, US military members lost $822.1 million to different types of internet crime between 2017 and June 30, 2021. Military personnel filed more than 836,374 reports of fraud, identity theft, and other consumer concerns with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).
VPN data usage: does VPN work on cellular data?
VPN data usage might be a concern for mobile users aiming to preserve their cellular data. Typically, VPNs appear in contexts discussing Wi…
45% of offers selling corporate network access on the dark web cost less than $1K
The cybercriminal market has evolved and changed in the past year due to the pandemic. Many new people started to flood the market, trying to earn a quick buck off people and organizations, which did not establish a reliable security system.
Crédit Agricole, Facebook, and Microsoft are the most impersonated brands in URL phishing attacks
Criminals continue to impersonate well-known brands to trick people into giving up their personal information.
What is WireGuard? VPN advantages it offers
WireGuard® is a neat VPN solution that burst into the spotlight sometime in 2018. The software puts forward an intriguing proposal no one…
65% of all DDoS attacks target US and UK
Distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks are common for cybercriminals who want to disrupt online-dependent businesses. As the pandemic made many people move to remote work and online life, hackers saw it as an opportunity to benefit.
Average data breach cost surpasses $4 million in 2021, record growth of 10% YoY
According to data presented by Atlas VPN, the average financial damages caused by a data breach grew around 10% year over year to $4.24 million in 2021. This is the highest increase in a single year since the start of the reporting period in 2015.
The best streaming services for everyone’s taste in 2023
The streaming wars intensify daily, with major providers competing for new clients. At the front of the pack, we have such dominant giants…