November 5, 2018

5 VPN Scams To Avoid That People Fall For

Picking a VPN provider can seem like a formidable task; be it whether you are a newbie who is not familiar with the ins and outs of VPN features, or if you are a veteran privacy advocate. How do you know which VPN scams to avoid on the market? And which VPN provider […]
August 27, 2018

3 Ways To Test Links Before Clicking On Them

Suspicious links can be detrimental to your PC, tablet or smartphone when you click on them unaware and they turn out to be malicious. Malware, viruses and all kinds of phishing scams prey off victims who click on links unknowingly. Now you may be thinking: “But I’ll never be as silly to click […]
July 10, 2018

3 Reasons Why the “Nothing to Hide” Argument is Invalid for Privacy

Would you ever find yourself saying, “I do not need to care about locking my bathroom door because I have nothing to hide while I poop”? Probably not. And yet, similarly, there are netizens out there still believing that privacy online is not a great deal of importance since you have “nothing to […]
May 11, 2018

Who is Watching You Online?

As you surf the Internet, post a Facebook status, go online shopping, or open up your emails, more information is being collected about you than ever before. Your digital footprints are creating a profile on your Big Data, which can be traced back to your identity. Have you ever wondered though: who exactly […]
March 16, 2018

5 Benefits of a Paid VPN Service Over a Free VPN

With tons of free Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) readily downloadable off the Internet or on your smartphone, why would anyone want to pay for a VPN service when you could get one for free, right? Have you ever given it a thought on how free VPN companies are sustaining a business when they […]
January 31, 2018

What are PGP Keys? – A Basic Beginner’s Guide on How It Works

PGP (Pretty Good Privacy) is an encryption program that provides cryptographic privacy and authentication for data communication. PGP was developed by Phil Zimmermann in 1991. Essentially, PGP is used for data encryption and digital signatures. PGP is used for signing, encrypting, and decrypting texts, emails, files, directories, and whole disk partitions and to […]
January 25, 2018

10 Best Tips Anyone Can Use to Stay Anonymous Online

You do not have to be a James Bond secret-agent type, or a black hat hacker; we have all surely done things online where the merit of online anonymity would have been a great value to us. We have plenty of good reasons to care about our privacy and security online, considering how […]
September 26, 2017

How To Quickly Spot Scam Emails: 5 Things To Know

Depending on your nature of work, you could be receiving up to hundreds of emails flooding your inbox in a day. If the email you use is one that you have frequently used since you were in high school, you can bet that it has already been picked up along the way by […]