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Very few VPNs work reliably with Netflix. To find the best VPN for Netflix, we ran over 5,000 tests on 59 VPNs testing each with 30 country versions of Netflix including on Android and iPhone apps.  
By Paul Bischoff in Popular Posts on September 1, 2022
Comparison of the best VPN services including speed, security, protocol, price, number of servers and much more. See how the likes of VypVPN, ExpressVPN, IPVanish, Surfshark and more compare.
By Paul Bischoff on June 16, 2022
Phishing scams are common place, here's how to recognize and avoid them.
By Dave Albaugh in Information Security on November 29, 2018
To access blocked sites and apps within China you will need a VPN, however many VPNs don't work in China. We rented a server in Shenzhen and tested 59 providers to find the best VPN for China. 
By Paul Bischoff in VPN & Privacy on September 13, 2022
Looking for recent cyber crime statistics? We constantly update this huge list of cybersecurity statistics from trusted sources. 
By Andra Zaharia in VPN on September 21, 2022
Don't get caught out torrenting with an unsuitable VPN. Despite bold marketing claims many VPNs have been shown not to protect your privacy and others are too slow for torrenting and streaming.  
By Paul Bischoff in Popular Posts on August 3, 2022
Electronic and internet voting can help improve our election systems in several different ways. Each of these concepts rely on cryptography for security - but is cryptography enough?
By Josh Lake in Information Security on May 7, 2019
Android antivirus apps claim to protect your mobile device, but we found a ton of security holes and privacy risks -- one of them even exposes your address book.
By Aaron Phillips in Antivirus on August 1, 2019
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ExpressVPN and Disney are usually a perfect combo. If you're having issues connecting to Disney from abroad, we've covered everything to help you. Check out our helpful guide below.
By Craig McCart in VPN & Privacy on September 22, 2022
If your Mac has been infected with the Search Marquis virus, we've got a tried and tested method to help you get your Mac back into top shape. 
By Craig McCart in Antivirus on August 7, 2022
Identity theft is a major problem for consumers, resulting in billions of dollars in financial losses each year. Here are several key identity theft statistics that help put a face to the continuing threat.
By Sam Cook in Identity Theft Protection on August 1, 2022
Searching for the best antivirus for Chromebook? We've got you covered with a list of providers that offer great malware and virus protection for Chromebook. Check them out below.
By Craig McCart in Antivirus on July 11, 2022
More than just a tech buzz word, IoT, or the "Internet of Things" is now a major economic driver worldwide, as well as an integral technological revolution for most industries. 
By Sam Cook in Internet providers on July 8, 2022
Trying to decide between Kaspersky and Webroot? This comparison looks at the pros and cons of these two leading antiviruses and explains which might be best for you.
By Steve Adams in Antivirus on June 14, 2022
The ultimate antivirus should protect against malware, provide additional security tools, and perform without disrupting the use of your PC. Who does it best, Kaspersky or Panda?
By Steve Adams in Antivirus on June 14, 2022
Trying to choose an antivirus can be a difficult task with so many providers claiming to be the best. We take two leading antivirus providers, Kaspersky and Bitdefender, and compare them against each other to help you make a decision.
By Steve Adams in Antivirus on June 14, 2022
We compare two leading antivirus providers, Panda and ESET, on a range of factors to help you decide which is the most suitable antivirus for your system. 
By Steve Adams in Antivirus on May 23, 2022
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Want to watch Disney+ on vacation? Surfshark not working with Disney Plus? We explain how to fix Surfshark with Disney Plus. Learn to stream Disney+ from anywhere with Surfshark VPN.
By Ray Walsh in VPN & Privacy on October 3, 2022
Want to watch BBC iPlayer abroad? AtlasVPN not working with iPlayer? We explain how to fix AtlasVPN with BBC iPlayer. Learn how to stream iPlayer from anywhere with AtlasVPN.
By Ray Walsh in VPN & Privacy on October 2, 2022
Want a VPN but not sure which to choose? Below, we compare what Surfshark and Atlas VPN have to offer. We’ll then use our findings to determine a winner to help you make a decision.
By Mark Gill in VPN & Privacy on October 1, 2022
Trying to choose between CyberGhost and OVPN? In this detailed comparison, we look at everything from privacy, security, pricing, streaming, and more. Check it out below.
By Marc Dahan in VPN & Privacy on October 1, 2022
Have you tried to access Tumblr at school only to find it blocked? In this article, we explain how you can safely access Tumblr from anywhere with the help of a Virtual Private Network (VPN).
By Mark Gill in VPN & Privacy on October 1, 2022
Is AtlasVPN not working with Disney Plus? This VPN has plenty of US servers that work well to watch Disney+. However, in this guide, we explain how to fix some common issues you might come across. 
By Ray Walsh in VPN & Privacy on September 27, 2022