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Encryption Works: How to Protect Your Privacy in the Age of NSA Surveillance

Defending yourself against government surveillance is not simple but thanks to the dedicated work of civilian cryptographers and the free and open source software community, it's still possible to have privacy on the Internet, and ....

How To Make VPNs Even More Secure

Securing your privacy when your VPN fails. Ok, so you’ve purchased your VPN subscription, enabled the service, and you’re enjoying your new found levels of privacy. Then – disaster strikes. While you were away from ....

VPN (Virtual Private Network): Watch Netflix, Hulu, And More Outside Of The US

Watching movies on my computer is okay, and I can even hook my computer up to watch them on the TV, but I really wanted to be able to use Netflix, Hulu, and other programs ....

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 ....

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 ....

VPN Tunnel - Unbeatable Tool For Online Protection

VPN has become synonymous with online security and for getting uncensored access to internet. As the users might be aware, VPN provides impregnable security because of the encrypted tunnel it uses for ferrying data or ....

How To Stay Anonymous Online

The core of the program is TOR, or The Onion Router, a technology originally developed for the U.S. Navy but in wide circulation today. Basically, when it’s activated your data takes a random path through ....

How To Unblock FaceBook At School

The simplest way to get access to Facebook at school is by using a proxy. A proxy is like a gateway that sits between the computer you're on and the site you want to go ....

Proxmate Unblocks Access To YouTube And Grooveshark

The popular video hosting site YouTube may block users from specific countries from viewing the videos on the site. The Firefox add-on and Google Chrome extension ProxMate can unblock blocked videos on YouTube, so that ....

Freedom on the Net 2016

Internet freedom around the world declined in 2016 for the sixth consecutive year. Two-thirds of all internet users – 67 percent – live in countries where criticism of the government, military, or ruling family are ....

Updated Nov 17, 2019