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How to stop robocall scams and block numbers
Robocall scams refer to pre-recorded messages that use misleading and illegal means to defraud people. The unwanted phone calls follow…
Pregnancy and period tracking apps corrupt women’s privacy, study reveals
Supreme Court overturned the constitutional right for women to get an abortion, allowing each state to decide on abortion laws. The decision destroyed 50 years of progress in women’s rights to privacy and the ability to choose for themselves.
A VPN for travel to improve international or local trips
A VPN for travel is an essential to pack for your overseas or local vacation. It helps save cellular data, protects personal details, and…
What is passwordless authentication? Is it safe to use?
Passwordless authentication refers to identity verification or login processes that do not rely on passwords. Instead, they turn to magic…
Atlas VPN is removing India-based servers due to the new data law
India's Computer Emergency Response Team has initiated a new law for data-handling companies, including virtual private networks, which says that businesses must collect and store client data for up to five years and disclose it to the government upon request. The new law will affect companies with physical infrastructure in India and is set to come into effect on June 27, 2022.
What is the PPPoE network protocol?
PPPoE (Point-to-Point Protocol over Ethernet) is a network protocol with the means to encapsulate PPP frames within Ethernet frames. Its…
Blockchain.com, Luno, and Cardano are the top-most phished crypto projects
Even with the crypto market experiencing a crash, crypto scams are still going strong. Phishing scams, in particular, are favored among cybercriminals.
Study: Almost 70% of email scammers leave the 'subject' line empty
Cybercriminals frequently target businesses and individuals via emails that appear to come from a legitimate bank, government agency, or organization. In phishing attacks, scammers will employ social engineering techniques to get you to click on their email.
Online privacy guide for the LGBTQ+ community
Even though it is 2022, the LGBTQ+ community still faces stigma and prejudice, making online privacy essential for them. LGBTQ+ people's data is being used against them to follow their location, and obtain incredibly personal insights into their preferences, they must be aware of the devastating effects that their online lives can have on their offline lives.