June 1, 2018

GDPR Explained (In Simple Terms)

“We Have Updated Our Privacy Policy” If you felt like every email you have opened this 2018 so far ran along the lines of the title above, it is because of the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which has just been implemented on 25 May 2018. But what is GDPR and how […]
September 9, 2017

What You Need To Know About Steam Blocked in Malaysia

For those who are not familiar with Steam, it is an online gaming platform run by US-based video game developer Valve Corporation. Steam sells multiplayer games you can purchase and download off the Internet, as well as offers digital rights management (DRM), video streaming and social networking services.   STEAM BLOCKED IN MALAYSIA […]
June 30, 2017

Summary of the Petya Ransomware Cyberattack in 2 Minutes

WHAT IS ‘PETYA’? A massive ransomware attack that has hit businesses globally, causing major companies to shut down their computer systems. The Petya ransomware follows the WannaCry ransomware attack in May which impacted businesses, hospitals, and organizations all over the world.
April 16, 2017

Beware of Fake VPNs Popping Up On the Internet

Ever since Congress killed FCC’s internet privacy regulations and U.S. President Trump signed the bill which would allow Internet Service Providers (ISPs) to sell your Internet browsing history to advertisers, there has been an overnight surge in netizens rushing to sign up for VPNs.
March 29, 2017

4 Things You Should Know About How Your Internet Privacy Just Died

January 8, 2017

To All Malaysians, Is Your Government Spying on You?

If you clicked on this headline, you may have already had an inkling of it. You would have probably also heard in the news of the numerous media sites and blogs which are suspiciously blocked, especially whenever an election rolls around.
October 1, 2016

6 Things You Can Do After the Yahoo Hack

You have probably heard by now about the massive hack which hit Yahoo in 2014 but had only been announced last week. The cyberattack which occurred two years ago has exposed the email addresses, telephone numbers, scrambled passwords and other information of half a billion users, although Yahoo has not given a precise […]
September 4, 2016

Is Using a VPN in Singapore Legal?

One of the best reasons to subscribe to a VPN service is to unlock access to library content on streaming services across all regions. However, it seems that due to this very reason, the Singaporean government is looking into reviewing VPN technology as part of proposed changes to their Copyright Law.