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The Pirate Bay Releases 'Piratebrowser' To Circumvent Censorship

The Pirate Bay is releasing a new tool that allows users to get around blockades: a fully-fledged browser called PirateBrowser. Essentially it's a browser based on Firefox 23, pre-configured to include a Tor client and ....

Microsoft Researchers Say Anonymized Data Isn't So Anonymous

Data routinely gathered in Web logs -- IP address, cookie ID, operating system, browser type, user-agent strings -- can threaten online privacy because they can be used to identify the activity of individual machines. The ....

The Little-Known Company That Enables Worldwide Mass Surveillance

The Medusa system, designed by Endace, a little-known New Zealand company and named after the mythical Greek monster with snakes instead of hair, had one main purpose: to vacuum up vast quantities of internet data ....

Smarthide VPN For iPhone, iPad And Android Devices

SmartHide team has released a new version of its Internet privacy creation – SmartHide. This is SmartHide VPN that has been added to every Subscription as an addition without extra charge.

What is 256 Bit TLS/SSL Encryption?

Transport Layer Security (TLS) and its predecessor Secure Sockets Layer (SSL), are cryptographic protocols that allow client-server applications to communicate across a network in a way designed to prevent eavesdropping and tampering.

Using A VPN Inside A Virtual Machine For Extra Anonymity

Sometimes you might need to be extra anonymous on the internet. A easy way to achieve this is to run a VPN inside a Virtual Machine. You create a Virtual Machine by running another Operating ....

How To Build Multiple Layers Of Security For Your Small Business

Employees who need to access company resources from unsecured locations such as public Wi-Fi hotspots are a particularly vulnerable group. Such workers will be well served by a virtual private network (VPN) connection in order ....

HTTPS Everywhere - Browser Extension For Secure Web Browsing

HTTPS Everywhere is a Firefox and Chrome extension that encrypts your communications with many major websites, making your browsing more secure. HTTPS Everywhere can protect you only when you're using sites that support HTTPS and ....

How SSL Works To Protect User Data Through HTTPS Proxies

idcloak Technologies has published an article explaining the benefits of SSL encryption protocol which provides a layer of security to HTTP Internet connections. The article, titled 'What Use are HTTPS Proxy Sites to Me?', is ....

Free SSL Proxy By Cyberghost

CyberGhost's free proxy is a web-based ssl proxy. This means that users need not install any software to be able to use it. You can select from a list of proxy servers in different countries ....

Updated Apr 22, 2019