FrootVPN has announced a massive expansion of new servers in 14 different locations. The new locations are in Russia, Hong Kong, Israel, Isle of Man, Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland, Poland, Japan, Australia, Singapore, South Korea, Brazil, and Mexico.
Despite geo-blocks, a significant number of Internet users are aware of how to access restricted content through VPNs, according to new research from Global Web Index.
Chinese cybercriminals have been hijacking a commercial VPN to carry out Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) attacks, according to a new report this week from security firm RSA. RSA Research claims that a Chinese VPN provider has been infiltrated by APT actors who are using its infrastructure to carry out its operations and cover its tracks.
SaferVPN has expanded its VPN network to India, Norway and Russia. Now Norwegian, Indian and Russian users can unblock any geographic restrictions imposed by most streaming channels wherever they are in the world.
Over the weekend it was revealed that in response to the recent raid on The Pirate Bay in Sweden, Anonymous has launched attacks against email providers for Swedish authorities in order to voice their displeasure with the takedown of one of their favorite online P2P portals.
As more data is leaked from Sony Pictures, the company has come under scrutiny for keeping another data breach back in February under wraps.
Over the weekend, the Internet and Twittersphere was abuzz with rumors and information about a new malware program, known as Regin, that was first made public by the threat research group at Symantec. Since hitting the wires, there has been a flurry of speculation as to whether or not the malware was state-sponsored or the Read More
The censorship system during the communist era in Poland was stringent. Publications and other press-related materials were heavily regulated during the darkest years of Stalinism in Poland. Censorship in the country only ceased after the fall of communism way back in April 1990. Remnants of censorship practices can still be traced at present but gladly Read More
Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi is to move its customer data out of China in response to privacy concerns and will be shifting the data to the US and Singapore by the end of the year. Vice president Hugo Barra said that Xiaomi will migrate to Amazon Web Services data centers in California, Oregon and Singapore Read More
Internet security research group Trend Micro has revealed on their blog about the discovery of a new botnet, one which took advantage of vulnerabilities found in the Bash Linux command control center, known more commonly now as the “ShellShock” bug. The bug exploits IRC, otherwise known as the Internet Relay Chat, a more than two-decade Read More