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Eight Ways To Protect Your Privacy Online

The current climate of mass surveillance has led many people to ask if there are ways to protect their privacy online. There are, and Electronic Frontiers Australia recommends the following steps to minimise your individual ....

Browse Anonymously On Your iPad And iPhone With TOR-powered Browser

Covert Browser uses Tor to encrypt Internet traffic and route it through three different servers to ensure data about users cannot be intercepted by third parties. Such data would include browsing history or, more commonly, ....

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 ....

How And Why To Stay Anonymous Online

Most people tend to associate online anonymity with things such as cybercriminal activities or software piracy, but there is much more to it than that. Online anonymity is highly useful even for regular users, since ....

Five Best VPN Tools

VPN software lets you join private networks as though you're sitting at a local computer on that network, giving you access to shared folders and tons more handy stuff. Here's a look at five of ....

What Is A Virtual Private Network (VPN)?

Using a VPN makes it difficult for anyone to identify and track what you do on the internet. Your traffic is encrypted until it reaches the VPN server at the other end of the VPN ....

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 ....

Can A Commercial VPN Protect You From Government Spying?

If you’re going to sign-up to a commercial VPN – with the expectation that it will protect your privacy – you need to ask a series of questions. Firstly, what data does the VPN store ....

Free SSL Proxy By Cyberghost

CyberGhost's free proxy is a web-based ssl proxy. This means that users need not install any software to be able to use it. You can select from a list of proxy servers in different countries ....

Updated May 21, 2019