June 6, 2019

How to Bypass a DNS Block (And Access Blocked Websites)

What is a DNS server? What is a DNS block? WHAT IS A DNS??? All of us who surf the internet are users of the DNS server, even if you are aware of it or not.   DNS EXPLAINED A Domain Name Server (DNS) works like an address book of the internet. Whenever […]
March 31, 2019

What Is Web Isolation?

Almost every company in this increasingly digitalised future depends on the Internet to sustain their business. And no Internet experience is complete without using a web browser as its window to the World Wide Web. This is something cyber criminals are more than aware of, which makes aiming at employee web browsers such […]
February 22, 2019

HTTPS vs VPN: Why You Need a VPN If HTTPS Is Secure

HTTPS vs VPN; they are two different things but both serve the purpose of your Internet protection. In fact, both should be used together when surfing the web as they cannot be substituted for one another.   HTTPS HTTPS also stands for Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure. You can tell when a website is […]
February 12, 2019

Are VPNs Illegal? Why Do Some Countries Ban VPNs?

A Virtual Private Network (VPN) serves a large number of purposes; mostly to encrypt your Internet traffic, secure your online connection for safe surfing, or enabling remote users of companies and education institutions to access a private network. If all these reasons for a VPN sound really good, how are VPNs illegal in […]
January 18, 2019

How Safe Is Mobile Banking?

How safe is mobile banking? After all you have often heard of how there are plenty of online scams out there just looking to siphon off your bank account. You might even know someone personally who has been conned or swindled in one way or another through the phone, malware links, or phishing […]
October 12, 2018

Are Proxies Safe? Why a VPN is Better

Virtual Private Networks (VPN) and proxies are quite often mistaken for being the same thing or a substitute for each other, when in fact they are different from one another. While the one thing VPNs and proxies share in common is that they enable you to appear as though you are connecting to […]
September 25, 2018

Do I Need A VPN For Gaming? Here are 10 Cool Reasons Why

A Virtual Private Network (VPN) is synonymous with many things; privacy, security, anonymity. But did you know you can also use a VPN for gaming? Yes! A VPN can indeed totally change your quality online gaming experience in ways you may not have thought of before. Let us take a look at how […]
September 4, 2018

5 Eyes, 9 Eyes, 14 Eyes: Why It Matters For VPN Jurisdiction

If you read our previous article on what the 5/9/14 Eyes Alliance is, you may be interested to understand further how this affects a Virtual Private Network (VPN) provider you choose or its VPN jurisdiction. To briefly recap, the 5/9/14 Eyes Alliance is an alliance of countries representing one global-surveillance conglomerate with the […]