Hi, I need to use a VPN and I’ve been looking into different providers, but there’s one thing I’m worried about. Can’t a VPN provider just look at my traffic all they want and see what I’m doing? Don’t I just have to trust them not to spy on me? If that’s true, how do I pick one I can trust, when they can all see what I’m doing?
The discussion about the security of VPN
If security is all you’re concerned with, and you have a VPN provided to you by your school or company, you’re already set. In fact, almost any VPN will cover you from the security angle, because you’re only really concerned about protecting your activity from prying eyes, presumably on the same network that you’re on—like a hotel, coffee shop, or airport’s free Wi-Fi. Of course, you still need to make sure that your VPN provider isn’t just sniffing your traffic themselves and making themselves the security issue, but we’ll get to that in a moment.
VPN mainly adopts 4 technologies to ensure the safety of the data communication: Tunneling, Encryption & Decryption, Key Management and Authentication. About the Authentication technology, VPN is the use of the PPP method for user authentication. These validation methods include: PAP, CHAP, SPAP, MS-CHAP and EAP. About the Encryption & Decryption and Key Management technology, VPN is use the MPPE and IPSec methods to encrypt data; and adopt the method of public and private key for Key Management. MPPE can make terminal for secure communication from anywhere around the world, and MPPE Encryption also can ensure the security of data transmission. The above technologies are enforced to remote VPN server. VPN connection can realize double data encryption, and make the network data transmission more secure. You can also use the VPN connect to the server to physical separation of highly sensitive data server physically separated. Only appropriate permissions users can access protected resources through the remote network by VPN server. Read the rest of this post »
Published by James B. Gonzalez on January 16, 2017 1:27 pm
Hello, please help me! I just got the police-pay £100 iTunes come up on my iPhone 6 last night. I now can’t access the internet at all. It labels the Metropolitan Police badge and logo there! it really freaked me out! It said me ‘You have been blocked for viewing and distributing pornographic content containing materials prohibited by legislation of England, namely pornography with pedophilia, rape and zoophilia’. But actually I just want to open Putlocker to watch some TV show, free movie and videos, but this police-pay £100 iTunes warning alert popped up immediately. It blocks all internet access on my iPhone 6 even though I have restarted my iPhone for many time, it is still there. What can I do now? Do you have any advices?
Safari’s locked by Police-pay £100 iTunes Ransomware Warning – Is it Real from Metropolitan Police Authority?
Police-pay £100 iTunes Ransomware is actually the same as Metropolitan Police virus. It is a big hoax to trick people into paying the £100 fine asked by cyber criminal who design this ransomware. Police-pay £100 iTunes malware mainly targets iPhone or iPad users from United Kingdom. This ransomware also display a scaring interface saying it comes from Metropolitan police as it pastes the Metropolitan police badge, and at first glance, many victims will be scammed by this fake interface screen. Police-pay £100 iTunes Ransomware always accuses victim that ‘You have been blocked for viewing and distributing pornographic content containing materials prohibited by legislation of England, namely pornography with pedophilia, rape and zoophilia’. Even though you don’t watch any porn video or material related with pornographic but just visit some normal websites, you still get this Metropolitan Police warning. If you want to unblock your internet access or device, you are demanded to pay the fine of £100 with a iTunes pre-paid card. In order to urge victims to pay that £100 ransom, Police-pay £100 iTunes ranosmware warns in a threatening tone that if you refuse to pay the fine or try to unblock the device without paying, case material will be delivered to Metropolitan Police for making the decision against institution of criminal. Many innocent victims usually gets freaked out when they see such a scaring Metropolitan Police warning, as they think the notification is from real Metropolitan Police and are afraid to be caught by police, prosecuted even put into prison.
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Published by Leo R. Oscar on January 15, 2017 2:12 am
Hello, can you help me with an issue? I am now using my friend’s smartphone in China. I want to access Instagram from China. I want to upload and share some awesome Chinese street food pictures and videos with my friends and family in America, but Instagram is strictly blocked by government’s Great FireWall. Besides, Facebook, Youtube or Twitter also is not allowed to open. So How to Use Instagram from China? My friend suggests me now use a VPN service to unlock these geo-blocked websites. what kind of VPN should I use and how to set it up on my smartphone or tablet? My smartphone is a Samsung S7.
Why many people love to use Instagram?
More and more people have been spending a lot of time on Instagram, the app for sharing photos and videos. Instagram is a simple way to capture and share the world’s moments. On Instagram, you can post photos and videos, edit them with filters and creative tools and add numerous clips into the video. The most enjoyable moment is when you share your photos and videos to your story. You can bring photos and video to life by using Instagram’s text and drawing tools. You also can follow your friends and family to see what they’re up to, and discover accounts from all over the world that are sharing things you love. It’s also easy to send disappearing photos and videos, text messages and posts from your feed to groups and friends with Instagram Direct. Anyway, Instagram is an interesting way to express yourself by sharing all the moments of your day and experience the joy and sorrow of friends, family even people around you too. This is the reason why so many people choose to use Instagram and increasingly spend more and more time on it. But When travelers comes to China, they will be frustrated by a problem ‘How to Use Instagram from China’.
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Published by Leo R. Oscar on January 14, 2017 11:59 am and last modified on January 17, 2017 2:37 pm.
Hi, someone seems hijack my Windows 10 laptop. the start page on Google Chrome is changed to this Search.tagadin.com domain, I’ve never visited this website, but now it becomes the homepage, redirects me to some strange websites and pops up different ads even though I open legit site. And I can’t change back the homepage and Google search engine! Many prompt messages always pop up to ask me to download some cookie and Java updates. Is there any way can help me solve this problem?
Belief Introduce of Search.tagadin.com Hijacker
Search.tagadin.com is not a trustful website to be used as a homepage but instead it is categorized into a browser hijacker. Browser hijacker usually can comes into targeted computer by bundling with free-charging software from unknown resources, phishing and hacked websites, spam email attachments, free shareware, peer-to-peer files, files or links sent from unknown person. When Search.tagadin.com redirect attacks the web browser, the browser will be hijacked, homepage is changed to be its domain, search engine also is modified by its own search tool. What drives victims a lot is that thousands of popups keep displaying on webpage whenever you browse online. popup is the way to collect more internet traffic. More people click on thease popup, more internet traffic it will collect and more money will be gained by some website designer or cyber hacker who creates this browser hijacker. What’s more, this Search.tagadin.com hijacker can be treated a platform to promote sponsor’s products, different discount items, deals, coupons and even spyware or rogue program. One click may soon install mawalre, spyware or rogue program into system without your permission. Many computer infections will mess up and damage computer system.
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Published by Leo R. Oscar on January 13, 2017 12:57 pm
Do you know how to remove the virus on my iPhone? I got a pop up on my Safari, it’s a metropolitan police pop up that can’t be closed and requests money. I was watching Tv program on my phone and it just came up. If I don’t pay this fine, they will delete my Safari. Then now they really deleted my Safari, I can’t find it on my iphone any more. What can I do? How can I get my Safari back? I am so frustrated and worried. Please help me find my safari back!
Justiceemail@example.com Scam Virus locked iPhone/iPad- what to do?
If you encounter this Justicefirstname.lastname@example.org Scam Virus locks your iPhone or iPad, the first thing you need to know is that this message is not a real message coming from the police. Instead, it is classified to be a kind of ransomeware which created by cyber criminals. The main purpose of this scam virus is to lock the infected device and ask people to pay a great amount of money. People can be accused for doing illegal activities on the infected devices. Under no circumstance, should people trust this message. It is a trick made by cyber hackers who want to gain illegal benefits from innocent people. Once your device is infected with this fake message, don’t be fooled by it and pay the fine, it won’t help you solve this problem at all. Read the rest of this post »
Published by Matt Johnston on January 12, 2017 11:51 am and last modified on January 12, 2017 12:18 pm.
Hello, I usually use iPhone and iPad, now I want to go on a holiday abroad, but once we are outside, many popular TV and movie streaming service like Netflix, Hulu, and BBC iPlayer etc will not access, as I know these worldwide streaming services are restricted by some countries and regions. Someone online recommend using a VPN then I can have a special tunnel access different geo-restricted websites from different countries. But I don’t know where I should purchase one and how to install and set up it on iPhone and iPad. How to select the best VPN for iOS device like iPhone and iPad?
How the best VPN for iOS can help you access geo-restricted websites?
The Best VPN for iOS is a secure and encrypted network, created over the public internet connection to enable the users hide their identity over the worldwide web. Some websites are blocked in specific countries, but a VPN will help unblock all those websites if you use a VPN service. A VPN client on iOS device provides universal access to websites and apps which might be blocked due to geo-restrictions. You can easily access Geo-restricted sites such as Bloomberg News, the New York Times, Gmail, Google, Instragram, Netflix, YouTube, Hulu, BBC iPlayer, Facebook and Twitter etc. For example, you’re in the United States but can’t access the BBC iPlayer because of geo-restricted block. When you connect your iOS device like iPhoen or iPas up to a VPN, your browsing is route through servers across the world, which provides a proxy I.P. address. For example, if you’re in Japan but want to access BBC iPlayer, you just need to connect to UK server on a VPN, and then it will assign you a proxy IP address, which seems like you’re from United Kingdom. All your Internet traffic is route to that server where you’ll be provided with a proxy I.P. address. So, if you’re based in Japan and are surfing the web, websites won’t see a Japan based I.P. address, but they’ll see a UK one.
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Published by Leo R. Oscar on January 12, 2017 5:52 am and last modified on January 12, 2017 5:53 am.
A pop-up ad appears on my cell phone when I watched the movie. I clicked it and then my phone has been locked. It is named Netalfa and keeps showing a message that is “Netalfa has stopped “and also “app manager has stopped working”. It doesn’t allow me to do anything even use applications, answer phone and turn off. I tried the method of factory reset but doesn’t work at all. I don’t know how to do? Would you please tell me how to unlock my phone?
Netalfa Virus description
Nowadays, cyber hackers create many viruses to attack Android phone and tablet as those device have become more and more convenience for the daily life. Netalfa virus is the one of popular virus; it has been crazy to spread of android devices around the world. When people get this virus on their devices, their device can be totally blocked by the Netalfa virus and users will not be able to use it anymore. What’s worse, the virus can even prevent people to shut down the devices, which mean all the keys on the devices can be unresponsive. It can really make people panicked when seeing the fake message on their Android phone and tablet. Once this scam virus sneaks into you Samsung tablet or another android device, it can pop up a message to the screen immediately and lock the whole system.
Netalfa virus even started asking victims to deposit money from their bank account and it constantly spammed their phone to press continues to approve the deposit. Obvious, this virus is on the threat to your personal in your phone. Personal data theft is a concomitant concern going alongside the rise of the Netalfa plague. Not only to do the operator of this malware use it to push numerous apps and cause performance issues, but they also attempt to pilfer personally identifiable information. To this end, the offending code gets high-level privileges on an infected android device. Doing so may grant it access to a user’s mobile banking system and other online accounts. However, this effect is invisible to the naked eyes, so the bug may sit inside gadget and harvest confidential data on it for a long time without being detected. In light of the Netalfa virus, the conspicuous side effects are probably on the plus side of the matter, because they are hard-to-miss giveaway. To save you data and personal information, you should get rid of it from you android device as soon as possible.
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Published by Matt Johnston on January 11, 2017 5:46 am and last modified on January 11, 2017 5:47 am.
VPN has been developing rapidly in the world. According to incomplete statistics, the VPN market has reached hundreds of billions of dollars every year, if you still don’t know what is a VPN and how VPN works? Do you still have doubts about the VPN’s security and service quality? Don’t worry, this blog will tell you more about the VPN, you can also publish your views or questions to us, we are very happy to discuss with you.
For the global of users, what is the biggest attraction of VPN (Virtual Private Network)? It is the price. According to industry survey, the companies with the VPN compared the companies with the traditional remote access private wire network, Modem pool and dial-up line companies can save 30% to 70% of the cost.
What is a VPN?
Now there are a lot of connection is referred to as VPN, but some users often points not clear what is a VPN. Actually, Virtual Private Network (VPN) is not a really special network, but it can realize functions for the private network. Virtual Private Network refers to establish a private data communication network in public network technology depend on ISP and other NSP. On the VPN, the connection between any two nodes is not needed for the traditional private network end-to-end physical link, but it is needed the resources of a public sites of dynamic. The draft of IETF for the VPN what is based on IP understood as: “Using an IP mechanism simulation of a private wan”. It is a private technology what simulates of a point-to-point line through private tunnel on the public data network. Virtual means users no longer need to use the actual long distance data lines, but using the long distance data lines of Internet public data network. Private Network means users can set one of the most suitable network requirements for themselves. Read the rest of this post »
Published by James B. Gonzalez on January 10, 2017 10:48 am
Hey, I feel my LG phone is hacked while I was browsing on the internet and doing some online shopping. I am afraid my phone number, personal information, and Facebook have been hacked by someone. Recently, some strange ransom message is sent into my phone and my friends on Facebook said I once asked them some money, my Google email sent some spam or porn contents to my contacts, but I didn’t do anything. I guess someone should take my personal information by hacking my network, as my phone has not lost or stolen before, and it is always with me. But I did using my phone to do email over an open-wifi at coffee bar. Is it the culprit bringing hacker? Is it Android VPN useful to protect my personal information and prevent such problem happening?
Why is Your Email and Android Device is Hacked while Using Public Internet (Free WiFi) ?
We now use mobile device especially android device more frequently than windows computer or Mac, as android device can be used to perform such activities as surfing online, contacting friends, reading emails, shopping online etc. at anytime and anywhere. It’s more actually convenient to use android and also more functions on android device are improved. So we usually don’t care about what we perform online over public internet or free Wifi. As a matter of factor, open Wi-Fi hotspots at coffee bars, restaurants, hotels, supermarkets, airports, and other public places are opportunities for hackers to steal information and more. Everywhere, from coffee shop or airport Wi-Fi to the internet provided by convention centers and other public facilities, there’s an IT department in the background that absolutely can examine your unencrypted internet traffic. To further illustrate, when you stay in a hotel and use their network and the hotel will be you Internet Service Provider. They offer the connectivity, routers, and other equipment which enable you to connect with the internet. So actually you’re using the network owned and controlled by the hotel, and they have the right to monitor its usage. Also like your own traditional ISP, they have the ability to supervise any and all traffic on the network. So if you don’t take appropriate precautions, some technical savvy guys will be able to monitor the websites you’re browsing. They even could potentially see your login information and password of email, Facebook, online banking account, or credit card. Your important personal data and privacy can be exposed a lot.
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Published by Leo R. Oscar on January 9, 2017 6:08 am and last modified on January 13, 2017 11:59 am.
Hello, could you please kindly suggest me a good VPN service? I am going to have a trip to China, but I heard that many websites like Facebook, twitter, Youtube and Netflix etc are blocked in China, so my friend suggested me to sign up one VPN service online then I can visit any websites I expect freely from China even from other countries. I have a habit that I usually write down feeling about the travelling and upload picture and blog to my Facebook to share with my friends and family. If I can’t access Facebook to update blogs in time, I feel I lost connection with friends and family. However, there are too many VPNs published online, and I don’t know how to choose from these recommended VPNs. By the way, I will just take my Samsung phone and tablet while I’m on journey. So what’s the best VPN for android especially for Samsung device?
What a VPN will do on Android Device?
VPN service is created and upgraded to have a strong ability to bypass geo-restrictions and help internet users to access any abroad websites successfully.VPN (Virtual Private Network) is a secure and encrypted network, created over the public internet connection to enable the users hide their identity over the worldwide web. Some websites are blocked in specific countries, but a VPN will help unblock all those websites if you use a VPN service. VPN not only works well with Windows computer and Mac but also runs greatly on Android device and iOS device. With fast development of mobile device especially Android device, more and more people choose to use android device for daily social contact and communication. You can visit websites, purchase online, watch video, listen to music and play games on your android device whenever and wherever you get the network. Therefore, VPN for android becomes more and more popular. With installing a VPN app on your phone or tablet, you can easily access numerous server located around the world and any your favorite websites around the world at any time. Namely, a VPN client provides universal access to websites and apps which might be blocked due to geo-restrictions. Many people choose VPN services because of its strong security, privacy and anonymity. A VPN prevents websites spying on and monitoring you by hiding your data that could identify you. IP Your address, location, browser and operating system, screen resolution, ISP and more will not be revealed.
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Published by Leo R. Oscar on January 8, 2017 1:40 pm