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Looking for a fast, secure, and reliable Netflix VPN? Look no further! We've extensively tested every leading provider to bring you a list of the very best VPNs for Netflix in 2024.
By Paul Bischoff in Popular Posts on April 29, 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 May 22, 2024
Looking for recent worldwide cyber crime statistics and graphs? We constantly update this huge list of cybersecurity statistics from trusted sources. 
By Andra Zaharia in VPN on March 27, 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 March 29, 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 May 20, 2024
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
Don't let chatbots trick you! This guide explains social engineering with chatbots, how they work, and how to identify them. Learn how to protect yourself from these deceptive tactics and keep your personal information safe.
By Craig McCart in Antivirus on May 24, 2024
Don't be fooled by fake videos! Deepfakes use AI to create realistic forgeries. Learn how they work, how to spot them, and how to protect yourself from malicious deepfakes.
By Craig McCart in Antivirus on May 24, 2024
Don't be fooled by familiar tools! Living-off-the-Land (LotL) attacks exploit legitimate system functions to breach your defenses. Learn how LotL attacks work, why they're dangerous, and how to protect yourself from this sneaky cyber threat.
By Craig McCart in Antivirus on May 24, 2024
Learn how password spraying works and how to protect yourself. Create strong, unique passwords and enable multi-factor authentication to keep your accounts safe.
By Craig McCart in Antivirus on May 24, 2024
Don't be fooled by "free" tech support or urgent offers! Quid pro quo scams trick you into giving away personal information. Learn how to identify these deceptive tactics and protect yourself from cyberattacks.
By Craig McCart in Antivirus on May 24, 2024
Our guide simplifies how to prevent and detect polymorphic malware. Strengthen your defenses today!
By Craig McCart in Antivirus on May 20, 2024
Boot sector viruses: Don't let these digital gremlins crash your startup! Learn how they infect your system, why they're a threat, and how to keep them at bay.
By Craig McCart in Antivirus on May 20, 2024
Is your antivirus strong enough? AI is revolutionizing cybercrime, but you can fight back. Learn how to identify these sophisticated attacks, who's at risk, and what you can do to protect yourself. 
By Craig McCart in Antivirus on May 19, 2024
Your smart home gadgets can harbor hidden dangers! Learn what IoT malware is, how it infects devices, and how to protect yourself from these insidious threats to keep your connected world safe.
By Craig McCart in Antivirus on May 17, 2024
Latest reviews
If you're wondering whether McAfee's Total Security bundle is for you, you're in the right place. We put the bundle through its paces in this review to see if it's worth it.
By Marc Dahan in Antivirus on May 22, 2024
This detailed review tests different aspects of ReasonLabs to see if it can compete with the antivir
By Marc Dahan in Antivirus on May 11, 2024
This Smartproxy review looks at everything this proxy and web scraping service has to offer. Find ou
By Marc Dahan in Proxies on April 1, 2024
This Bright Data review looks at its web unlocker, SERP API, scraping browser, and more. Do we recom
By Marc Dahan in Proxies on April 1, 2024
This Oxylabs review looks at everything this proxy and web scraping service has to offer. Find out m
By Marc Dahan in Proxies on April 15, 2024
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
Blog
Today, ransomware group Ransomhub has claimed an attack on Christie's, allegedly stealing the data o
By Rebecca Moody in News on May 27, 2024
TRC Staffing Services, Inc. d/b/a TRC Talent Solutions is issuing data breach notifications to 160k
By Rebecca Moody in News on May 27, 2024
Ransomware took a heavy toll on healthcare this week with high-profile attacks on London Drugs, CentroMed, and Ascension. But those attacks only scratch the surface. Here are the top ransomware stories of the past week.
By Paul Bischoff in News on May 24, 2024
The ASCA yesterday notified 54,682 people about a September 2023 data breach that compromised their
By Paul Bischoff in News on May 23, 2024
Today, ransomware group INC has posted the City of Richland, Washington, to its data leak site. This
By Rebecca Moody in News on May 22, 2024
Texas clinics Victoria Eye Center and Victoria Surgery Center notified 80,155 people about a March 2
By Paul Bischoff in News on May 22, 2024