Tag Archives: VPN

Could this be the world’s fastest VPN for Windows PCs?

Firetrust has announced the launch of its new VPN service which the company claims is two to seven times faster than the competition based on its extensive VPN speed tests. HideAway improves upon standard VPN technology by adding flexible rules, faster speeds and an “Always-On” capability. Firetrust has tested its …

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VPN downloads soar following new China law

VPN downloads in Hong Kong have soared following the news that China will propose a new national security law that will give it even greater control over the city. NordVPN, Surfshark and ProtonVPN are just a few of the VPN providers whose apps are quickly moving up the charts in …

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Another popular VPN joins the ranks of WireGuard

VPN providers are currently working to add support for the WireGuard protocol to their services and hide.me is the latest one to do so. WireGuard has taken the VPN industry by storm as it offers a number of advantages, including improved speeds and increased privacy, over existing VPN protocols such …

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Quasi-unhackable VPN technology comes to market but you can’t buy it

ADVA has announced that it will play a key role in a unique research initiative with the aim of extending post-quantum security to VPN networks. The Quantum-Secure VPN Modules and Operation Modes (QuaSiModO) project will utilize the company’s ADVA FSP 150 with ConnectGuard Ethernet encryption to test new quantum-resistant algorithms …

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Popular VPN jumps on WireGuard bandwagon

VyprVPN is the latest VPN provider to add WireGuard to its Android, iOS, Mac and Windows apps with the release of the VyprVPN 4.0 beta. WireGuard is a new VPN protocol, built by Edge Security’s founder Jason A. Donenfeld, which uses state-of-the-art cryptography to provide users with the highest level …

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Critical vulnerabilities found in popular VPN apps

Researchers have found various flaws in popular VPN applications that may have exposed users to the hackers allowing them to install malicious updates and ransomware remotely.  According to the experts, top VPN apps including PrivateVPN and Betternet were found to be able to download fake software updates forcing users to …

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