Honest review of the ProtonVPN service

Since the official public launch, I have received dozens of emails (and Twitter DMs) from readers asking me to review ProtonVPN.  A group of scientists with a track record of building secure products (ProtonMail) designed ProtonVPN from the ground up to be safe and privacy-enhancing.  The promise is that they will bring the same end… Continue reading Honest review of the ProtonVPN service

VyprVPN Review

VyprVPN owns and manages its own networks and servers. During my recent VPN testing shoot-out, VyprVPN consistently ranked as one of the fastest VPN providers out there.  In addition to raw speed, they have an incredible list of supported clients from traditional PCs (Mac, Windows, Linux), to routers (DDWRT, OpenWRT, AsusWRT), smartphones (iPhone, Android, Blackphone,… Continue reading VyprVPN Review

A free anonymous (TOR) Web browser for IOS

I have written plenty of articles about TOR over the years: What is Tor and should I use it Why use Facebook over the TOR secure network What is the dark web Is TOR really anonymous We know that large scale government actors that control many of the TOR exit nodes have techniques to deanonymize… Continue reading A free anonymous (TOR) Web browser for IOS

Facebook knows more about you than you realize and what to do about it

Everyone knows what Facebook is and that it is built on the concept of connecting people together to create virtual communities. What people often don’t realize is how much data these sites have about you. A good example was exposed by Huffington Post in an article entitled “Facebook Can Predict With Scary Accuracy If Your… Continue reading Facebook knows more about you than you realize and what to do about it

Why use Facebook over the TOR secure network

When people think about the TOR network, they either think its a means for criminals to buy illicit products or for fugitives trying to hide their online activities from the law. Tor is much more than that. It is a mechanism to protect your online activities when needed. Sitting at home, my packets bounce through… Continue reading Why use Facebook over the TOR secure network