Security

TrueCrypt alternatives: 5 best services to encrypt your data today

No need to miss TrueCrypt anymore as these alternatives serve you equally well. The use of Laptops, mobile phones, and USB flash drives is now more common than ever. Especially the portability of these devices makes them extremely popular amongst the general public and business users alike. However, these systems… 10
Last Updated: July 13, 2021 by Rob Githinji

Learn all about cookies tracking (and how to stop it)

You may have heard of cookies tracking without fully understanding what it is all about. Cookies are tiny bits of code that run on JavaScript, saved on the user’s web browsers. Government and intelligence agencies use it for surveillance. The malicious actors available on the internet even use it to… 10
Last Updated: December 16, 2020 by Nwachukwu Glory

PRISM Program: Here is all you need to know about it

In 2013 the Washington Post revealed the existence of a secret act called the Prism program. This information was leaked by militarization, who was a private contractor for Booz Allen Hamilton. The leak was a massive shock in the U.S and around the world. Booz Allen compiled slides detailing how… 10
Last Updated: December 24, 2020 by Nwachukwu Glory

How to stop internet throttling – get all you pay for

Internet throttling is widespread among mobile network providers and internet service providers (ISPs), but most users do not know about this. Most internet service providers limit end-users’ bandwidth, usually slowing down people’s activities on the internet. You would become more affected if you consume a lot of content on the internet,… 10
Last Updated: December 16, 2020 by Nwachukwu Glory

Keep kids safe: Your A to Z booklet on teens online safety

Your child’s security is at risk – but don’t worry starting from what, why’s, and how’s we have it all covered here. Let this article be your guide 101 on how to keep kids safe and protect teens from the dangers that lurk in this information superhighway. And help them… 10
Last Updated: December 24, 2020 by Douglas Mabiria

A complete guide to IP leak protection – Keep your armor intact

When it comes to protecting your online security, hiding your IP address is imperative. Hence, you should have enough knowledge about IP leak protection. If you are a new VPN user, you might question, “I use a VPN, what else do I need to do to protect my IP? Isn’t… 10
Last Updated: December 24, 2020 by Abeerah Hashim

The ‘Eyes’ are on Us: Five Eyes, 9 Eyes, and 14 Eyes

Everyone now wants top security when it comes to their privacy. You may not be a political figure or a celebrity, but that does not mean you will never become the victim of constant government surveillance. Many people keep wondering about the eyes that watch us. The majority of these… 10
Last Updated: February 18, 2021 by Ali Qamar

How to block ISP tracking – Hide your online activities

As you reach this article, it’s pretty clear that you’re a privacy freak and want to block ISP tracking. Certainly, you reserve the right to care about your privacy. Hence, the Internet Service Provider (ISP) should ideally limit its functionalities to provide you with internet connectivity. However, in real-time, ISPs… 10
Last Updated: July 24, 2021 by Abeerah Hashim

15 ways to make Android more secure in 2021

As more than 60% of people use mobile devices for shopping and get information online today, smartphones now define digital identity and businesses’ presence. And as per the Statista data, over 70% of mobile users globally use Android. That makes it vital to secure Android devices. 10
Last Updated: June 10, 2021 by Ali Qamar

How to tell if someone has hacked your laptop camera

Have you ever got a crazy feeling that someone could be watching you while seated on your laptop doing what you do best? Well, probably you may be paranoid, but there’re high chances that the camera of your computer has been hacked. Scary right? A laptop camera is one of… 10
Last Updated: December 16, 2020 by Ali Raza