Ever since she played her first game of Super Mario back in the 90s, Ivana was hooked on technology.  Years later, she started her career working for a company that sells EU GDPR documentation. This job has thought her the importance of proper data collection, storage, and handling. Soon she realized that dealing with customer information was something many companies found challenging and that many individuals are ignorant about the amount of data they leave online. This inspired here to launch DataProt - a website that educates people on internet privacy and gives cybersecurity advice.
Malwarebytes Launches VPN for Mobile Devices
Cyber protection provider Malwarebytes announced the launch of its virtual private network, Malwarebytes Privacy for mobile devices. The next-generation VPN is up to four times faster than traditional ones and will provide a safer internet environment to its users. The unveiling of the new VPN co
ProfitSword Appoints Jason Wallace as Vice President of Engineering
Jason Wallace, who has nearly two decades of expertise in IT and software development, has been appointed Vice President of Engineering at ProfitSword. The company specializes in the development of business intelligence and data integration software. “As part of our efforts to stay ahead of the
Dozens of Websites Go Down in Tuesday’s Global Glitch
A number of world-leading and high-traffic websites, including CNN, The New York Times, Guardian, Reddit, Amazon, and Twitch, went down following a June 8 outage at Fastly, a San Francisco-based CDN service. “We experienced a global outage due to an undiscovered software bug that surfaced on Ju
Proofpoint Joins Forces with Microsoft Teams for Data Loss Prevention
Microsoft Teams users can count on a new software solution to help them with data loss prevention (DLP) as Proofpoint, a cybersecurity company, announced its strategic partnership with Microsoft Teams on June 3. Its product, Proofpoint Cloud App Security Broker (CASB), which helps users secure appli
Mitek Purchases ID R&D to Be the Leader in Biometric Protection
The leading digital identity verification company, Mitek, acquired ID R&D, a provider of AI-assisted voice and face biometrics and liveness detection. The latter’s shareholders will receive up to $49 million in cash and Mitek stock. ID R&D introduced innovative facial and voice biometri
Parents turn to operators to protect children online
A worldwide Enea study published in April 2021 has revealed that one in two parents needs safeguards from operators to protect their children online, and they’d pay for this service. The study included 4,000 households from the US, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, and the UK. It showed that the u
VPN Statistics for 2021 – Keeping Your Browsing Habits Private
Protect your internet privacy, find the Best VPN for your needs. The modern web is eroding personal privacy at an alarming rate. Huge corporations are selling data for profit. Hackers are stealing information. Governments are spying more than we realize. It’s more important than ever to keep y
Heart-Breaking Cyberbullying Statistics for 2021
Harassment is harassment - whether it happens at school, at the playground, on the job, or on the internet. But online bullying is downplayed. Victims are stigmatized, mocked as oversensitive snowflakes who can’t take a joke. Plenty of people are unwilling to accept that victims can be seriousl
Save Your Data with These Empowering Password Statistics
If you’ve ever used number passwords like “123456” or “123455678” to protect an online account, it wouldn’t be surprising if you’ve had a stolen password at some point. In the age of IoT device proliferation, when your computer and your fridge are sharing data faster than you can im