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How NSA’s Prism Affects You, And How To Protect Yourself From Being Spied On

Surf using HTTPS. If you use Chrome or Firefox, you should install the EFF’s HTTPS Everywhere add-on. HTTPS is an encrypted form of HTTP, the protocol that your browser uses to fetch web pages from ....

How Does Secure Socket Layer (SSL or TLS) Work?

The Secure Socket Layer, SSL for short, is a protocol by which many services that communicate over the Internet can do so in a secure fashion. Before we discuss how SSL works and what kinds ....

256-bit AES Encryption for SSL and TLS: Maximal Security

This article discusses the Advanced Encryption Standard (AES), its role in SSL, which web browsers and email programs support it, how you can make sure that you only use 256-bit AES encryption of all secure ....

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 ....

L2TP VPN - Online Security Guaranteed!

Using the best L2TP VPN is the most preferred tool when it comes to getting online security. As the role of internet is expanding in our daily life, the need to protect your online communication ....

Researchers Find That Many Android VPNs Are Security Hazards, Reveal The Ten Worst Offenders

Security researchers tested 283 Android VPN apps and results showed that 38% of them contained some form of adware, malvertising, trojan, riskware, or spyware. Additionally, 67% featured at least one third-party tracking library and 82% ....

How To Use VPN To Defeat Deep Packet Inspection

Deep Packet Inspection is a technology that gives network managers and governments the ability to monitor everything you do on the Internet, including reading and recording your e-mail and other digital communications, and tracking your ....

Canvas Fingerprinting Will Track You Everywhere You Go

Canvas Fingerprinting allows websites to ‘fingerprint’ the browsers of their users, and then uniquely identify (within a significant margin of error) and track them without the use of browser cookies.

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.

This Online Anonymity Box Puts You a Mile Away From Your IP Address

ProxyHam, a “hardware proxy” designed to use a radio connection to add a physical layer of obfuscation to an internet user’s location, connects to Wi-Fi and relays a user’s Internet connection over a 900 megaherz ....

Updated May 27, 2020