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This Online Anonymity Box Puts You a Mile Away From Your IP Address

ProxyHam, a “hardware proxy” designed to use a radio connection to add a physical layer of obfuscation to an internet user’s location, connects to Wi-Fi and relays a user’s Internet connection over a 900 megaherz ....

256-bit AES Encryption for SSL and TLS: Maximal Security

This article discusses the Advanced Encryption Standard (AES), its role in SSL, which web browsers and email programs support it, how you can make sure that you only use 256-bit AES encryption of all secure ....

Tor: The Anonymous Internet, And If It's Right For You

Tor is short for "The Onion Router." This refers both to the software that you install on your computer to run Tor and the network of computers that manages Tor connections. Tor enables you to ....

Keep Your Data Private With These 4 VPN Apps For Android

VPNs can be useful for a whole host of reasons, but their main benefits are that they keep your data private even over a public WiFi connection and they allow you to access region-blocked content. ....

How Does Secure Socket Layer (SSL or TLS) Work?

The Secure Socket Layer, SSL for short, is a protocol by which many services that communicate over the Internet can do so in a secure fashion. Before we discuss how SSL works and what kinds ....

Your Web Browsing Is Less Anonymous Than You Think

The EFF offers several solutions that will help prevent Web browser fingerprinting. Use TorButton when accessing the Tor network. It changes the transmitted information to non-identifying values. Use NoScript, as it blocks Web sites from ....

How To Find The Best VPN For Your Needs

VPNs (or Virtual Private Networks) are becoming increasingly popular thanks to the increase of cyber crimes, hackers, government spying, and companies who restrict access to content based on location. If you’re looking into setting up ....

SSL Web Proxy Circumvents Website Blockers and Sidesteps Government Surveillance

idcloak Technologies is announcing the release of its SSL web proxy, giving users access to blocked websites such as Facebook and YouTube. Users also avoid the risk of having their unblocking activity observed by filters ....

Cyberghost VPN Is A Free Anonymous VPN That Protects Your Surfing From Prying Eyes

Windows: CyberGhost VPN is a free utility that encrypts, anonymizes, and offshores your internet use when you're using public Wi-Fi at an airport or coffee shop, or you're worried someone on your network is running ....

HTTPS Everywhere - Browser Extension For Secure Web Browsing

HTTPS Everywhere is a Firefox and Chrome extension that encrypts your communications with many major websites, making your browsing more secure. HTTPS Everywhere can protect you only when you're using sites that support HTTPS and ....

Updated Nov 12, 2019