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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.

The Ultimate Guide To Staying Anonymous And Protecting Your Privacy Online

This guide highlights thirteen different methods you can use to keep prying eyes off of your web traffic. If you’re serious about privacy, these tips will help you remain anonymous on the open web.

HowStuffWorks - How VPNs Work

A VPN is a private network that uses a public network (usually the Internet) to connect remote sites or users together. The VPN uses "virtual" connections routed through the Internet from the business's private network ....

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 ....

Anonymous Surfing And Online Privacy Software - Anonymizer

Anonymizer combines anonymous surfing with high-grade encryption to protect your online activities, keeping your identity private and preventing unauthorized access to your personal data.

Which VPN Providers Really Take Anonymity Seriously?

Last month it became apparent that not all VPN providers live up to their marketing after an alleged member of Lulzsec was tracked down after using a supposedly anonymous service from HideMyAss. We wanted to ....

SSL Web Proxy Circumvents Website Blockers and Sidesteps Government Surveillance

idcloak Technologies is announcing the release of its SSL web proxy, giving users access to blocked websites such as Facebook and YouTube. Users also avoid the risk of having their unblocking activity observed by filters ....

A User Guide To Orbot - Anonymized Tor Browsing On Your Mobile Phone

Orbot Android app is for users who need to browse anonymously or circumvent blocked sites. Orbot sets up a connection to the Tor network and makes it available to apps through a local proxy. For ....

Free VPN Service Helps Keep Public Wi-Fi Safe

The last time you used a public Wi-Fi hot spot, did you get the feeling you were being watched? Good. You very well may have been. Just last week the U.S. Federal Trade Commission published ....

Updated Sep 19, 2019