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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 April 2, 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
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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
Is Heimdal Security not the right fit for you? Learn how to remove it from Windows or Mac easily. Get troubleshooting tips, discover powerful antivirus alternatives, and stay protected online.
By Craig McCart in Antivirus on May 3, 2024
Frustrated with ScanGuard? Learn how to remove it from Windows and Mac cleanly. Get step-by-step guidance and expert troubleshooting tips, and discover powerful antivirus alternatives for better protection.
By Craig McCart in Antivirus on May 3, 2024
Webroot slowing you down, or is it no longer your top pick? Learn how to easily uninstall it from Windows or Mac. Get expert guidance and troubleshooting tips, and discover powerful antivirus alternatives.
By Craig McCart in Antivirus on May 3, 2024
Are you frustrated with Trend Micro? Learn how to remove it easily from Windows or Mac. Get step-by-step guidance, troubleshooting help, and top antivirus picks to protect you.
By Craig McCart in Antivirus on May 3, 2024
Learn how to remove Emsisoft from your Windows or Mac computer. This guide provides step-by-step instructions, troubleshooting tips, and recommendations for top Emsisoft alternatives.
By Craig McCart in Antivirus on May 2, 2024
Latest reviews
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
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
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Want to unblock STV Player while abroad? The streaming platform is only available in the UK. To get around the geo-restrictions, you’ll need a UK IP address via a VPN. Find out more in this guide.
By Mark Gill in VPN & Privacy on May 21, 2024
HNA notified 39,491 people of a January data breach that compromised patient names, Social Security
By Paul Bischoff in News on May 21, 2024
Want to watch Lionsgate+ online? It is no longer available in the UK, but with a VPN, you can get access. We explain how to unblock Lionsgate+ (formerly Starzplay) from abroad.
By Ray Walsh in VPN & Privacy on May 21, 2024
The City of Clarksville has started issuing data breach notifications following a data security inci
By Rebecca Moody in News on May 21, 2024
Traveled abroad and found BetMGM to be blocked? This is a common problem with sports betting sites. The good news is that with the best BetMGM VPNs, you can unblock BetMGM and other gambling sites.
By Mark Gill in VPN & Privacy on May 21, 2024
Ransomware gang Medusa has claimed responsibility for an April 29, 2024 data breach at Brockton Area
By Paul Bischoff in News on May 20, 2024