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Popcorn Time: Why it’s more dangerous than most ransomware

Ransomware attacks have proven themselves to be one of the biggest online threats to emerge in the last few years, being deemed a billion-dollar problem in 2016 from a mere nuisance when they were first discovered around the mid-2000s. What makes ransomware infections even more alarming is that the mode of attacks are becoming more […]

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Security tips for your newly bought phones and laptops

Did you get a brand new smartphone or laptop as your Christmas gift? Consider doing these if you want to make the most out of your spanking new device! Get new security software A new smartphone or laptop won’t always come with security software pre-installed. If they do, most of the time the pre-installed antivirus […]

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Best places for Black Friday online shopping deals

Opting for Black Friday online shopping to avoid the long lines and the trouble of physically going to stores? We got you covered! To help you find the best online deals and discounts as we go through the days leading to Thanksgiving and Black Friday, we put together a quick guide on the most prominent […]

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Scared of Online Identity Theft? Get the facts here. (Infographic)

Ways Cybercriminals Can Steal your Identity There are many ways cyber criminals can steal your identity. In addition to spying on your account, identity thieves can also make use of spamming to lure you into clicking links to locations that contain malicious software such as spyware and keylogger. Phishing is another type of online fraud […]

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Are you Cyber Aware? Here’s the facts (Infographic)

Why use Hotspot Shield? Aside from masking your IP address, better security via advanced encryption, and added malware protection, Hotspot Shield also has other features that provide better online connectivity.  You can use it to unblock websites blocked by your network administrator, protect yourself from attacks when connected to public hotspots, and access content that […]

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Live Stream Rio 2016 Team Sports from Anywhere

Because of geographical restrictions, live streaming the Rio 2016 Olympics might not be possible in your region unless you use a website access VPN. How to Watch Using the Best Website Access VPN While the free version of Hotspot Shield allows you to surf the web using a US IP address, Hotspot Shield Elite gives […]

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Watch Rio 2016 Individual Sports Live from Anywhere

Using a website access VPN is one of the most effective ways to get around geographical restrictions online, allowing you to access websites that offer live streaming of Rio 2016 games even if these websites don’t have rights to broadcast in your region. Bypass Geo-Restricted Content with Hotspot Shield: The best way to access blocked […]

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Play Pokémon GO Anywhere in the World with Hotspot Shield VPN

Are you still waiting for Pokémon Go to launch in your country? By using Hotspot Shield to change your virtual location you can download the App right now from the Google Play store! Over 14 countries are still waiting to experience the joy of this worldwide phenomenon, including: Mexico Russia South Korea Taiwan India Malaysia […]

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