The makers of the popular encrypted mobile Blackphone have patched a critical hole in the device that gave outside attackers the opportunity to poke their noses where they didn’t belong through the use of a simple texting crack.
If there’s anyone in the mobile space who’s bad at upgrading their OS, it’s Android users. The mobile ecosystem has long suffered from abysmal adoption rates for newer iterations of the platform, with just a mere one tenth of one percent of the entire user base updated to the most recent release of Lollipop 5.0.1.
HideMyAss has again expanded its VPN server network by adding 11 new countries with 14 new servers and 2,125 IP addresses. The HMA server network now stands at 768 servers in 151 countries and more than 101,000 IP addresses. The VPN provider says it is currently working on adding more servers where possible and is Read More
Netflix has more than 20 million users in China that are accessing the service through VPNs, according to a new study from British digital research firm GlobalWebIndex.
Tech bloggers and VPN services were abuzz earlier this week when reports surfaced that Netflix was taking new measures against geo blocking circumvention measures. Netflix has since denied these reports but a couple of VPN providers we spoke with tell us that they’ll be keeping a close eye on things.
It looks like Netflix wants to stop VPN users from accessing its services. The company has updated its Android application to prevent VPN users from using custom DNS servers that redirect some traffic over a VPN server located in the country of their choice.
When the Internet was in its nascent stage, user privacy was not a big issue. Privacy in those days meant being online when there was nobody else in the room. However, now the situation is entirely different, with most websites using cookies to collect personally identifiable information from you. While they claim that this will Read More
If there’s one thing malware makers have learned to take advantage of over the years it’s that wherever there’s big news, there’s even bigger opportunities to exploit the public. This time around, the tactic takes the form of an Android app that shares a name with the same film that’s been all over the headlines Read More
Most operating systems offer native support for standard VPN protocols – think PPTP and L2TP. The best VPN services, however, offer more functionality with their custom-built VPN client applications. In this article, we’ll take a closer look at some of the best VPN clients.