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87 million credential stuffing attacks target US daily
According to Atlas VPN investigation, hackers carry out 87 million credential stuffing attacks on US citizens daily. Credential stuffing is a cyber-attack where fraudsters use large numbers of stolen credentials to log into individuals’ or companies’ accounts.
What is whaling attack? Cyber awareness in phishing
A whaling attack is a phishing attempt targeting high-ranking people like CEOs, executives, or politicians. It tries to gain sensitive…
How does Smart DNS work?
A Smart DNS service is a practical solution when you need to access content under specific geo-restrictions. If you live in a heavily…
Working from home can save the US $4.5 trillion annually
Although the pandemic had brought catastrophic consequences to the business sector, the normalization of working from home may as well bring positive changes. Data acquired by Atlas VPN reveals, by 2030, the US companies can save 4.5 trillion dollars by letting their employees work remotely.
How to Prevent Credential Stuffing
Credential stuffing has evolved into a prevalent tactic when hackers weaponize leaked users’ data. Initially, such digital attacks targeted…
VPN installs in Hong Kong surged 150 times in the last 7 days
According to Atlas VPN user data, VPN (Virtual Private Network) installs in Hong Kong increased by 150 times in the last 7 days. The rise in the number of installs started on May 21, 2020. In just a single day, the number of installs surged by 520%.
How to get a VPN working if it's blocked?
These days, knowing how to get a VPN working in the light of various restrictions is a necessity. A wide range of institutions, companies…
Atlas VPN fights against new censorship laws - get free for use VPN
Atlas VPN believes that everyone should have the right to use internet without censorship and surveillance. A VPN (Virtual Private Network) is one of the few tools that can enable these human rights online. To support people affected by these and similar laws, Atlas VPN offers a free for use VPN.