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Finding the optimal VPN types
VPN types refer to a factor that might influence your decision when choosing a VPN service. Experts draw a line between two specific types…
COVID-19 survivor's blood on dark web costs 3 times more than hiring a hitman
According to data compiled by Atlas VPN, the blood of recovered coronavirus patients costs over three times more than hiring a hitman. Fake vaccines and cures, including blood from allegedly recovered COVID-19 patient, cost 16 thousand dollars; meanwhile you can commission a murder for 5 thousand dollars.
PS4 VPN elevates gaming and offers a full-on privacy shield
Preparing a PS4 VPN is slightly more complicated than using a VPN in a conventional environment like your smartphone. However, this option…
Cryptojacking snoops hit popular publishing platform
Cryptojacking is one of the new threats that emerge due to the impressive financial rewards of cryptocurrency mining. Also known as crypto…
CursedChrome reminds us why extensions can be vicious too
The digital space has always been a fertile ground for new threats, data breaches, and hacking incidents. Security researchers deserve…
RDP Attacks Surged by 330% in The US Amid Pandemic
According to data extracted and analyzed by Atlas VPN, remote desktop protocol (RDP) attacks rocketed by 330% in the US amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The rise in cyber-attacks correlates almost precisely with the start of lockdowns worldwide from March 10, 2020.
How to Prevent DNS Spoofing?
DNS spoofing is one of the most common Domain Name System (DNS) attacks out there today. DNS is like a phonebook of the internet, yet, it…
How Azure VPN paves a secure path for on-premises networks
Azure VPN can be a robust and security-oriented component of a company’s infrastructure. Over the years, many IT professionals have opted to…
Over 400 million malware infections detected in last 30 days, more than 10 million daily
Data compiled by Atlas VPN reveals there have been nearly 404 million malware infections during the last 30 days worldwide, which makes over 10 million cases per day. More than 64% of the malicious attacks were targeting educational institutions.