In A Nutshell An easy way to avoid ransomware: only open unknown/unexpected files using Google Docs or Preview. The Details In the last article I explained the methodology of ransomware. The major distribution technique for this type of malware is through email. In almost all recent cases, the file types involved in ransomware have been […]
What Is Ransomware? Ransomware is malicious software that allows a hacker to access an individual or company computer, encrypt your data resident on it and then demand some form of payment to decrypt it. This lets hackers hold your data hostage – and hence the term “ransom”. Victims can regain access to their files only […]
In China, VPNs have been blocked at the protocol level (including corporate VPNs). However, the VPN providers listed in this article use stealth techniques to hide their VPN traffic.
Want to browse privately using a VPN without signing up for an expensive plan? Here’s a list of the best low-cost and free VPN providers. It goes without saying that, in the VPN world, you generally get what you pay for. VPNs that are free or inexpensive lack advanced features. Their performance is also usually […]