As someone who enjoys streaming music and binging her favourite TV shows on Netflix, Nikolina understands why it is so important to have a strong and secure connection. Nowadays it’s crucial to make sure your data is always protected while you get to explore the never-ending treasures of internet browsing. Beside helping people learn about online safety, Nikolina loves writing poetry, reading and hanging out with friends.
What Is a Smishing Attack?
There are 5.27 billion mobile users in the world today, and this number is growing rapidly. In just the past 12 months, 97 million more people started using mobile devices. As these figures increase, so does the danger of various cyber attacks that can affect your device. One of the risks every s
Identity Crime Victims Suffer Financially and Physically
People contacting the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) are, in 30% of cases, victims of more than one identity crime, according to the latest ITRC study conducted over 36 months between 2018 and 2020. The research looks into the emotional, psychological, and physical implications that victims g
What Is a Double VPN and Who Is It For?
According to Hootsuite’s research from January 2021, there are 4.66 billion active internet users worldwide, which is 59.9% of the global population. As the World Wide Web has become an important part of our everyday lives, we need to be able to use it to its full extent while staying safe at a
New Workaround Issued for Critical RCE Vulnerability in Pulse Secure VPNs
Pulse Secure is offering a quick fix for a critical-remote code (RCE) vulnerability in its popular VPN software known as Pulse Connect Secure. This PCS vulnerability may enable breaches by remote attackers who can execute code as users with root privileges. Ivanti, Pulse Secure’s parent company
McAfee Has New Refund Policy for Recurring Subscriptions
The California-based security software company McAfee decided to honor refund requests from the customers who no longer require its services but had their subscription automatically renewed. These updated refund rights will be retroactive for all the people who were refused last year. This means
NortonLifeLock Revenue Grows 11% In Fourth Fiscal Quarter
A little more than a year after setting out on its own, NortonLifeLock reported $677 million in revenue for the fiscal quarter that ended on April 2. The company’s earnings per share went up by 54% to 40 cents per share, surpassing Wall Street’s 38-cent prediction. NortonLifeLock shares subse
Bitwarden Reveals Common Password Security Habits
Bitwarden, an open-source password management service, has recently announced the results of its World Password Day Global Survey for 2021. The survey shows that although people are relatively familiar with password security practices, many don’t seem to be fully putting their knowledge to use.