VPN service providers lick their lips at Australian anti-piracy bill

VPN service providers lick their lips at Australian anti-piracy bill

The Virtual Private Network (VPN) service providers say they are supposing business to increase in upcoming days, after a legislation to restrict piracy related sites passed by the Australian parliament. Government and copyright holders’ efforts to stop folks from accessing sites just won’t succeed as per the CEO of a well-known VPN service provider. As …

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Who are criminals? Pirates or VPN users who pay for Netflix?

VPN users are Criminals or Pirates are Criminals

Internet pirates are frequently considered ‘thieves’ by the entertainment firms. But, we are seeing genuine users being patented as “criminals”, just because they access Netflix outside the United States or anywhere they like via using a VPN (Virtual Private Network). Talking to user like this is not just aggressive, but arrogant too. Internet community is …

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Hola browser extension should be deleted, Security researchers

Hola browser extension should be deleted

The reputation disaster for Hole (geo-unblocking application) has extended with a report from Vectra (Cybersecurity Company). Moreover to exposing a console within Hola that enables a hacker to “accomplish almost everything”, Vectra has found that Hola had already been compromised by “bad guys” before reports appeared against the Hola past week. Almost 50 million people …

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Banning VPNs is not the solution to restrict geo-blocked video streaming

Banning VPNs is not the Solution to Restrict Video Streaming Worldwide

Banning the VPNs is not the solution for the problem, VPN is trying to keep anti-competitive, content licensing models territory by territory on the worldwide digital distribution platform. You might have heared the noise of “data rentation bomb’ with which Australians have been bombarded recently, and there’s no surprise that ASIO (Australian Security Intelligence Organisation) …

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Google VPN Appears to Be on the Way, Safeguarding Open Wi-Fi Connections

Google VPN Appears to Be on the Way

It has been found that in the latest Android Lollipop 5.1 from Nexus 6 there is Google VPN activity, revealing the intentions of the tech giant to effectively prevent safety breaches in Open Wi-Fi connections. One of the major security loopholes when it comes to mobile devices is directly linked to the use of unprotected …

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Microsoft’s KB 3023607 Router Leading to Potential Connection Problems with AnyConnect VPN

AnyConnect, one of the most popular VPN clients for Cisco, seems to encounter problems with connectivity due to Microsoft’s KB 3023607. The problem is addressed and Microsoft is working on a patch. Microsoft has been aiming to change the way in which TLS (Transport Layer Security) works as a cryptography protocol; however, the KB 3023607 …

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China Has Been Upgrading Its Firewall, Leading to VPN Trouble

China Has Been Upgrading Its Firewall

VPN service providers have been trying to limit the damage done, after the upgrade of China Firewall. It turns out that the Chinese have been aiming to obstruct people from connecting to VPN, due to the potential danger that such connection could pose for the country’s security. Regular updates are posted by VPN companies on …

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Netflix Threatens VPN Service Provider with Legal Action

Netflix Threatens VPN Services

Internet entertainment company Netflix has sent threatening letters to VPN provider TurboFlix. The entertainment giant claims that TurboFlix is infringing on its trademark in addition to violating the NetFlix terms of service. Recommended: Turboflix review NetFlix is an internet company which allows people to watch movies and other entertainment content by buying a subscription. The …

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Netflix Has Come Face to Face with the Truth about VPN Users

Netflix Face to Face with VPN Users

Netflix has been a popular streaming service, with 53 million subscribers internationally. However, the recent report from GWI highlights the fact that 29% of VPN users access Netflix bypassing geographical restrictions. This places Netflix a great dilemma as to how to deal with VPN. The recent report from GlobalWebIndex about the users of Netflix practically …

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Anti-Piracy Legislation in Canada can Cause Distress to VPN Users and Harm Anonymity

Canada Anti-Piracy Legislation Causes Distress VPN Users

Canada has asked of ISPs and VPNs to hand over notices of infringement to pirates. In order to do so, anonymity must be breached and users’ logs should be kept to VPNs’ files for at least 6 months, causing great discomfort. This decision has already been put into effect and many think stricter reactions are …

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