Comcast WiFi is Injecting JavaScript to Serve Ads

Back in June, Comcast was criticized for leveraging home WiFi for their public WiFi project. Now they are taking heat again for dangerous Xfinity ad practices. Comcast calls their ads “alerts” and “reminders”. But this does not detract from the … Continue reading

WiFi VPNs and Evil Twin Hotspots

WiFi VPNs are the best tools that average Internet users have today to protect them from evil twin hotspots. WiFi VPNs secure users’ connections on unprotected networks so their traffic and data can’t be intercepted. WiFi VPNs also work very … Continue reading

Private Messaging Not So Private

Viber and WhatsApp were in the news last April for sending unencrypted data. New research shows that a lot of other apps are doing the same. We use these apps thinking that we get private messaging. But they are putting … Continue reading

Get a VPN and Use Basic Internet Security Tips to Keep Your Chromebook Safe

Chromebooks are built to be secure according to Google. But they do not provide complete protection for their users. People still need to get a VPN as the primary security tool for Chromebooks. And practicing basic Internet security helps a … Continue reading

Business Travelers Need VPN Tunneling Software

Some businesses have corporate VPNs and internal secure communications that protect their networks from intrusion. But many do not, and people who travel for business do not therefore have the same protection. They need VPN tunneling software to secure sensitive … Continue reading