Atlas VPN blog
Your daily reads on everything digital
Why use a VPN?
The reasons why use a VPN are personal and a little different for everyone. But without a doubt, Virtual Private Networks are on the minds of web users.
US to track Americans’ location
The world’s three billion-plus smartphones transmit the kind of data that US health officials want to access during the Covid-19 outbreak. They show where citizens are, where they’ve been, and who they might have talked.
Why I would want to hide my IP address
These days, wanting to hide my IP address means wanting to protect my online identity. The truth is, not only social security numbers or driver’s license IDs identify us - an IP address is another string of numbers assigned to us.
New PayPal scam leaves thousands of users victims
Simple faults in both PayPal and Facebook, make it feasible for hackers to carry out the scam that leaves victims without their funds. The fraud is stupidly simple to execute - without forcing or direct threatening, the victims send out the money voluntarily.
Your SSN costs less than a Starbucks coffee on the dark web
According to the Atlas VPN investigation, Social Security number (SSN) costs as little as $4 on the darknet. Meaning, Venti latte at Starbucks costs 15 cents more than your SSN on the dark web. You might think that sensitive details such as SSNs or credit card details should be expensive.
3 reasons why personal VPN is the best fit for you
Personal VPN, shared VPN, the VPN client, or VPN server - the virtual private network has a lot of different shapes. You can get overwhelmed distinguishing technologies and understanding which type is the optimal choice for you.
Netflix Party to combat Covid-19 social isolation
Everyone knows, the need to socialize is a significant part of human nature. The Covid-19 infection led many people to stay indoors isolating themselves to stop it from spreading.
Download VPN to take care of your online life
2019 was the landmark for online privacy in many ways - people felt a huge lack of control over their personal information. 2020 is the year when it’s time to download VPN and take digital privacy into your own hands.