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Blockchain hackers have stolen over $13.6 billion in 330 hack events
According to data analyzed by the Atlas VPN team, hackers stole $13.6 billion through 330 blockchain hack events.
COVID-19-related scams cost Americans over $160 million
According to data analyzed by the Atlas VPN research team, Americans lost more than $160 million to COVID-19-related scams since the start of 2020. In total, US citizens reported over 118 thousand fraud cases, with 49.2% of those reports indicating a financial loss.
Arab countries are the top 5 VPN adopters worldwide with 24% penetration
According to data gathered and analyzed by the Atlas VPN research team, VPN (Virtual Private Network) downloads reached 134 million in 2020 H1, taking 85 selected countries into account. Atlas VPN report found that the top 10 VPN adopters are: The United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Singapore, Turkey, Indonesia, Panama, and Great Britain
How to defend against evil twin attacks
An evil twin is a strategy of replicating an authentic Wi-Fi network but adding a sinister twist to it. Users encounter dozens of free…
Mulan tops most-trending movies globally with 61% preference in most countries
The worldwide pandemic has not stopped the movie industry, but it has definitely changed the movie consuming habits. With more people spending time at home we were curious to see what movies people across the world are choosing for their entertainment.
How to stop retargeting
Retargeting is a digital beast that continuously preys on potential customers. Businesses reach for conversions by periodically reminding…
Meaning and purpose of QUIC protocol in networking
The QUIC protocol is an experimental option that one day might replace UDP and TCP. The digital world continually refines its internal…
Torrent and VPN: ultimate combo for secure downloads
Torrent and VPN is a surefire way to secure peer-to-peer sharing. In fact, torrenting remains one of the top VPN use cases today. And no…