data security

April 20, 2012

Ultrasurf Unsafe?

Recently there have been some allegations against Ultrasurf saying that the popular anonymizer might not be as safe as it claims. Jacob Appelbaum, developer at Tor, posted an in-depth review of the security issues he found with the service which allowed him to track down individual users. Basically, Appelbaum reverse engineered the network […]
April 17, 2012

It’s Time to Pay Attention to Apps

Mobile devices now cover over 8.5% of all internet traffic, and although we love having the internet on the run, we seem to have forgotten how to use the internet safely. Everyone uses some sort of security on their laptop: virus protection, VPN, spyware protection, ad blockers, ad list blockers, etc. But is […]
March 26, 2012

Prevalent Wi-Fi Security Risks

It seems that no matter where you go, you can find Wi-Fi and connect to the world through the internet. Although this technology is an amazing element of our daily lives, it is not without its risks. In fact, the more it becomes available, the more hackers and thieves try to steal your […]