ExpressVPN have just released an awesome DNS Leak Test Tool designed to help people see if their internet connection is secure. If your DNS leaks, unauthorized people can actually see the list of websites you’ve visited, as well as any apps that you use! (more…)
ibVPN added a new feature to their service – Socks5 Proxy.
Socket Secure (SOCKS) is an Internet protocol that exchanges network packets between a client and server through a proxy server. Socks5 is an extension of Socks protocol, more flexible and secure server protocol because it can’t differentiate network traffic types (FTP for torrent file, HTTP for browsing, SMTP for email, etc.). It offers more choices for authentication and adds support for IPv6 and UDP, the latter of which can be used for DNS lookups.
CactusVPN have announced Bitcoin as a payment method and now all CactusVPN customers can make payments using Bitcoin. Besides Bitcoin, CactusVPN also supports many other major payments methods including PayPal, all major credit cards (Visa, MasterCard and American Express), as well as some other payment methods like Alipay, Webmoney, Yandex Money, Qiwi and Baleto Bancario. (more…)
Facebook has finally given people who use its popular chat app – Facebook Messenger – the chance to secure their talks. All 900 million Facebook Messenger users are now able to opt-in their app with a new feature – “Secret Conversations” which allows to encrypt their conversation, so that no one can read them except the two people on either end of a conversation – not even Facebook or law enforcement or intelligence agencies. (more…)
Turkish government decided to block such cloud storage services as Google Drive, Dropbox and Microsoft’s OneDrive, as well as the biggest code hosting service GitHub, according to Turkey Blocks.
Turkish government in a such way tries to stop the leak of emails belonging to the Ministers, related with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. (more…)
HideMyAss announced the launch of a new version of their software – HMA! Pro VPN v3. Developed to encourage those who have never used or considered using a VPN to control how and when they share personal data online, HMA! Pro VPN v3 offers a streamlined, friendlier interface, to do one thing: make using a VPN as simple as possible. (more…)
Great news for QNAP users! They can now implement an additional layer of privacy and security for their devices, because VyprVPN has announced a compatibility with QNAP devices! After the version 4.2.2 released by QNAP QTS, VyprVPN will be available on subsequent versions of QNAP QTS. VyprVPN is now available for x86 models from the Beta Lab in the QTS App Center. (more…)