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Looking for a Netflix VPN that is fast, secure and reliable? Look no further! We've extensively tested each and every leading provider to bring you a list of the very best VPNs for Netflix in 2024.
By Paul Bischoff in Popular Posts on February 22, 2024
We've conducted thousands of hours of research to find the best VPN services in 2024. We look at speed, security, protocol, price, servers, and much more.
By Paul Bischoff on December 15, 2023
Phishing scams are common place, here's how to recognize and avoid them.
By Dave Albaugh in Information Security on May 13, 2022
There are very few VPNs that work in China. To help readers make an informed choice, we rented a server in Shenzhen and put 59 of the best-known VPNs to the test. Here are our results.
By Paul Bischoff in VPN & Privacy on January 29, 2024
Looking for recent cyber crime statistics? We constantly update this huge list of cybersecurity statistics from trusted sources. 
By Andra Zaharia in VPN on January 19, 2024
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 February 6, 2024
Are you looking for the best ExpressVPN deals and coupons? You're in the right place. We update this page regularly with the best discounts available, including Comparitech exclusive deals.
By Ian Garland in VPN & Privacy on December 1, 2023
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 August 14, 2020
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 17, 2022
Latest guides
Looking for a 360 solution to protect your device or network? Layered security might be the way to go. Inside, we detail what layered security is and offer some tools to get started.
By Craig McCart in Antivirus on March 1, 2024
Threat Protection comes bundled with a paid NordVPN subscription. In this post, we provide an overview of the feature and a step-by-step guide on using it as we put it through its paces.
By Marc Dahan in VPN & Privacy on February 20, 2024
Have you ever received a notification that a virus has damaged your battery? Don't panic. These alerts are often not what they seem. This guide explains everything you need to know.
By Craig McCart in Antivirus on February 18, 2024
Thinking about getting your hands on a cloud antivirus but wondering whether it's worth it? We've covered everything you need to know about cloud antivirus in this helpful guide.
By Craig McCart in Antivirus on February 16, 2024
Want to know the difference between antivirus and internet security? This guide explains what both softwares do, what the differences are, and which one you need for your device.
By Craig McCart in Antivirus on February 16, 2024
Want to know how to access online banking safely from anywhere? Check out our guide on how to lock down your sensitive data and keep out prying eyes.
By Craig McCart in VPN & Privacy on February 14, 2024
Concerned that your router may be infected with a virus? Check out our guide on router viruses to learn what they are, what they do, and more importantly, how to remove them.
By Craig McCart in Antivirus on February 13, 2024
Meshnet is a new powerful networking feature provided by NordVPN. This in-depth guide provides an overview of the feature and some troubleshooting tips.
By Marc Dahan in VPN & Privacy on January 31, 2024
Ready to wipe your personal data from the web by opting out of People Search now? Our guide details everything you need to know about opting out and protecting your data.
By Craig McCart in VPN & Privacy on November 28, 2023
Latest reviews
If you're big into Call of Dufy: Warzone and looking for a way to access easier lobbies, this in-dep
By Marc Dahan in VPN on February 1, 2024
Looking for a new cloud backup solution to keep your digital treasures safe? Check out our ElephantD
By Craig McCart in Online backup on January 3, 2024
Looking to take Surfshark Antivirus for a spin? Check out our in-depth analysis to see if it meets y
By Craig McCart in Antivirus on September 18, 2023
Read the tips in our DeleteMe review to help you decide whether to subscribe to this data removal se
By Kyle Schurman in Data Privacy Management on September 12, 2023
AdGuard VPN is a relatively new commercial VPN service. We wanted to know if the service holds its o
By Marc Dahan in VPN on September 8, 2023
NordLayer lets organizations set up secure site-to-site connections between geographically distant locations, manage remote employee access to company resources, and increase endpoint security. It claims to be well-suited to hybrid environments and bring-your-own-device policies.
By Paul Bischoff in Net Admin on October 12, 2023
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There are few VPNs with servers in Algeria, and fewer still with the ability to stream international content and provide fast connection speeds. This guide will highlight the VPNs that can.
By Justin Schamotta in VPN & Privacy on February 29, 2024
Want to watch DAZN abroad? Is PrivateVPN not working with DAZN? In this guide, we’ll help you fix PrivateVPN to stream DAZN from anywhere.
By Ray Walsh in VPN & Privacy on February 29, 2024
Wondering if you need a VPN at home? We find out how the average home user can benefit from using a VPN and what to look for when choosing a reliable provider.
By Justin Schamotta in VPN & Privacy on February 29, 2024
Private Relay protects users’ web browsing in Safari, DNS resolution queries, and insecure http app traffic. But is it as good as a VPN? We find out in this detailed guide.
By Justin Schamotta in VPN & Privacy on February 28, 2024
Want to watch DAZN abroad? IPVanish not working with DAZN? We discuss why IPVanish isn't working and explain how to stream DAZN securely with a VPN.  
By Ray Walsh in VPN & Privacy on February 26, 2024
Third-party cookies are on their way out. We find out if Apple’s solution -- PCM -- strikes the correct balance between protecting user privacy and satisfying advertisers' hunger for data. 
By Justin Schamotta in VPN & Privacy on February 23, 2024