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Only 17% of the world’s internet users are free
According to data presented by the Atlas VPN team, only 17% of internet users have access to a truly free internet.
Microsoft, Paypal among most impersonated brands in phishing attacks in 2023
According to data presented by the Atlas VPN team, Microsoft was the most impersonated brand in 2023, accounting for 4.31% of phishing attempts.
Oppenheimer and Indian films lead August internet trends
In August 2023, Wikipedia pageview data provided insight into some of the hottest online trends.
80% of education providers hit with ransomware last year, Biden administration responds
As the 2023 academic year kicks off, schools across the globe are facing an escalating cybersecurity crisis, the Atlas VPN team reports. Data shows the education sector is the most targeted industry by cybercriminals, primarily motivated by the high percentage of schools choosing to pay the ransom.
Big tech doesn’t care about your digital rights
Big tech companies talk a big game about privacy and freedom of expression, but their policies and practices often undermine it.
Cyberattacks against governments are on the rise in 2023
A concerning trend is emerging on the global stage — a rise in cyberattacks targeting government agencies. According to the data presented…
Latvians and Finnish use the most mobile data
Mobile data has become an essential part of daily life for many people worldwide.
Credit Bureau fraud surged to 500,000 cases in H1 2023, FTC reports
Data analyzed by Atlas VPN reveals the threat of credit bureau scams has escalated, leading to an alarming rise in cases of identity theft and financial fraud.