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What is OpSec and why do you need it?

Back in the '60s, OpSec was an essential ingredient to victory. It helped the U.S. military to prevent leaks of confidential information to…

PRIVACY | 3 min Read

Discord privacy and security problems to watch out for

Initially launched as a paradise for online gamers, Discord gained a reputation as a feature-rich community for all. The more universal…

PRIVACY | 7 min Read

Improving e-reader privacy for digital book lovers

An e-reader (e-book reader) is the front-runner for any modern bookworm. They are lightweight, portable, and capable of storing thousands of…

PRIVACY | 3 min Read

How VPN protocols contribute to quality and performance

VPN protocols are the driving force behind any VPN service. However, all the technical lingo is trivial and barely understandable to a…

PRIVACY | 3 min Read

Threat modeling for all: how it improves digital lives

Threat modeling is similar to keeping a fire extinguisher or restocking the medical cabinet. Even though your apartment is not in any…

PRIVACY | 4 min Read

Steps to safer online banking

Online banking has allowed us to manage financial assets anywhere, anytime. This newly-gained flexibility forces banks to lose their…

PRIVACY | 4 min Read

What is spear phishing? Stopping customized attacks

Spear phishing marks a shift from massive user targeting to hand-picking potential victims. The digital universe is an enormous storehouse…

PRIVACY | 4 min Read

Anonymous payment options in the world of 2021

“I’ll pay in cash” — a phrase we hear less frequently these days. People prefer contactless transactions instead of carrying handfuls of…

PRIVACY | 7 min Read

How to recognize and evade botnet attacks?

It’s no coincidence that a botnet group has a dedicated alias: zombie army. It enslaves hundreds of internet-connected devices and commands…

PRIVACY | 3 min Read