virtual private network (VPN)

NordVPN launches open source VPN speed testing tool
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virtual private network (VPN)

NordVPN launches open source VPN speed testing tool

The unified speed-testing software can be downloaded from GitHub
14 Jan 2022
Mobile operators deny blocking Apple's Private Relay feature
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iOS

Mobile operators deny blocking Apple's Private Relay feature

T-Mobile says users were unable to access the VPN-like feature due to a fault in iOS 15.2
13 Jan 2022
Big zero-day flaw found in Palo Alto security appliance
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internet security

Big zero-day flaw found in Palo Alto security appliance

Vulnerability in GlobalProtect VPN could enable hackers to take control of the security system
11 Nov 2021
Avast launches premium browser with built-in VPN
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web browser

Avast launches premium browser with built-in VPN

Avast Secure Browser Pro is available now on Windows 10, iOS and Android
26 Oct 2021
The best remote access solutions
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Software

The best remote access solutions

We round up the top remote access software for mobile workers, including those with collaboration, screen-sharing and support tools
22 Oct 2021
NETGEAR offers VPN support for branch offices and remote workers
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wifi & hotspots

NETGEAR offers VPN support for branch offices and remote workers

Insight Business VPN is exclusive to NETGEAR’s Orbi Pro Series subscribers
14 Oct 2021
NSA and CISA offer new security guidance for VPNs
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virtual private network (VPN)

NSA and CISA offer new security guidance for VPNs

Multiple nation-state threat actors using known flaws to access systems
29 Sep 2021
What is zero trust?
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network security

What is zero trust?

How a zero trust security strategy better protects your business from internal and external attackers
5 Aug 2021
Rishi Sunak: Teams and Zoom are bad for relationship building
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flexible working

Rishi Sunak: Teams and Zoom are bad for relationship building

The chancellor says young workers should return to the workplace if they want to develop their careers
3 Aug 2021
SonicWall warns of imminent ransomware campaign on VPN hardware
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virtual private network (VPN)

SonicWall warns of imminent ransomware campaign on VPN hardware

Current and legacy secure VPN appliances under attack now
16 Jul 2021
Five benefits of cloud document storage for remote working
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cloud storage

Five benefits of cloud document storage for remote working

How the cloud has kept us connected to vital information in the face of lockdown
9 Apr 2021
Executives have serious concerns over VPN security
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virtual private network (VPN)

Executives have serious concerns over VPN security

Zero-trust access stands out as an alternative to VPNs
16 Feb 2021
Report: VPN security issues keep IT pros up at night
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virtual private network (VPN)

Report: VPN security issues keep IT pros up at night

More than 60% of IT professionals are concerned about inadequate VPN security, DH2i finds
3 Feb 2021
SonicWall hacked via zero-day flaw in remote access tools
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Security

SonicWall hacked via zero-day flaw in remote access tools

The company admits "highly sophisticated" hackers exploited flaws in its SMA 100 series products
25 Jan 2021
Apple drops controversial firewall-bypass feature on macOS
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firewalls

Apple drops controversial firewall-bypass feature on macOS

Researchers claim the ContentFilterExlusionList posed a huge cyber security risk
15 Jan 2021
Best VPN services 2021
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Security

Best VPN services 2021

With remote working on the rise, we round up the best tried and tested VPN services
5 Jan 2021
Securing a remote workforce with a zero-trust strategy
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cyber security

Securing a remote workforce with a zero-trust strategy

Why zero-trust is the latest foundational cyber security construct for the modern workplace
2 Nov 2020
Run a VPN On Any Device
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virtual private network (VPN)

Run a VPN On Any Device

Want to remain anonymous online and access blocked content even when you’re not sitting at your PC? Here's how to use a virtual private network on any…
9 Jul 2020
What is a proxy server?
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Server & storage

What is a proxy server?

We explain what a proxy server is, how it works, and the different types available
6 Jul 2020
Switch to the anonymous web
privacy

Switch to the anonymous web

Worried about your online privacy while confined to your home during the coronavirus crisis? Here are some of the best tools for accessing an alternat…
2 May 2020
Google Launches BeyondCorp Remote Access to lessen the burden on enterprise VPNs
virtual private network (VPN)

Google Launches BeyondCorp Remote Access to lessen the burden on enterprise VPNs

BeyondCorp Remote Access added to Google Cloud portfolio
23 Apr 2020
Apple iOS 13.4 blocks VPNs from encrypting all traffic
cyber security

Apple iOS 13.4 blocks VPNs from encrypting all traffic

A flaw means connections aren’t shut off when they’re supposed to be, and continue outside of the VPN tunnel
27 Mar 2020
Does your business need its own VPN?
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virtual private network (VPN)

Does your business need its own VPN?

You might assume that a company VPN is overkill for small businesses, but it's increasingly a necessity for most businesses
23 Mar 2020