Atlas VPN blog

Your daily reads on everything digital



Why two-factor authentication is worth your time

Two-factor authentication (multi-factor authentication or 2FA) reforms the way we approach accounts and their security. Linking them to an…

PRIVACY | 3 min Read

What is an e-signature? Benefits and risks

The global adoption of e-signature (electronic signature) software slowly reduces the need for handling paperwork in hard copy. For many…

PRIVACY | 3 min Read

Does a VPN slow down internet speed?

Every privacy-conscious netizen knows that VPNs are among the best online security tools. While they are incredibly useful, one of the main…

PRIVACY | 4 min Read

Firewall types

We all know what a firewall is: it stops a real fire from spreading. However, its virtual counterpart operates similarly. For over 25 years…

PRIVACY | 4 min Read

Persistent war on cybercrime and its trends

Cybercrime is a long-term partner of the internet. The relationship is complicated, with frequent disputes, glass shattering, and seldom…

PRIVACY | 5 min Read

Fake apps: what you see is not what you get

Apps are undoubtedly one of the greatest inventions that make our lives easier and more convenient. The widespread “there’s an app for that…

PRIVACY | 4 min Read

Is VPN passthrough still relevant?

A VPN passthrough is an obscure component of routers that gets overlooked due to its passive performance. Despite its silent operation, it…

PRIVACY | 3 min Read

8 common VPN myths you should stop believing

VPN myths, or the common misconceptions regarding VPNs, circulate all around. This technology is dynamic, and its rapid evolution can seem…

PRIVACY | 4 min Read

Faulty video doorbells compromise home security

Video doorbells refine homes by remotely monitoring the entrance and alerting owners of potential intruders. Security advocates speak…

PRIVACY | 3 min Read