PewDiePie is one of the most popular YouTubers of all time. He boasts the second highest number of subscribers on the platform. PewDiePie’s popularity built on his series of videos where he plays horror video games. His fame only grew when he opened up to his fans about the hacking scares he’s faced. To protect...
Introduction So many Online Child Safety guides are just scaring parents, without telling them what they can actually do; and this is why we came together, a group of cybersecurity experts and parents, to create a different guide. It’s updated for October 2020, and it’s all about steps you can take to protect your child...
CyberGhost is a Romanian-based VPN that managed to create a solid spot for itself among its peers by providing one of the most well-developed and diverse software clients through a group of affordable price plans and featuring all the necessary tools a VPN user is looking for to establish a highly-secure and anonymous VPN connection...
IPVanish is a great VPN to use for encrypting your data, browsing the web anonymously, and streaming media. But, downloading the software – although simple – can be daunting at first. To make it easier for you, we break down the steps and take you through the installation process. With our tutorial, you’ll be using...
A VPN is a must if you want to surf the web safely and securely, access geo-restricted streaming sites, or use torrenting services. However, with so many excellent VPNs to choose from, knowing which is right for you can be difficult. But, don’t worry, help is at hand. At vpnMentor we tested over 200 VPNs....
Cybersecurity threats are growing every day, and not a day passes when there isn’t a story about some kind of breach or data theft in the news. Those of us who own or manage small and medium businesses know that cybersecurity is crucial and that we should be paying close attention to these issues. The...
Interview with CyberGhost’s CEO, Robert Knapp, Bucharest Sep 08 2016 VPNMentor: You founded CyberGhost in 2004, What made you do that? It was a coincidence really. We started CyberGhost as part of a software range in a software publishing house in Germany. We were doing a few tools and someone said “let’s do a product...
A three days long hackathon on the subject of anonymity on the web at Bar Ilan University has exposed breaches in the encryption mechanism of the search engine that boast using the slogan “The search engine that doesn’t track you”. The vpnMentor team cover exclusively the hackathon and accompanied the teams from day one up...
The Iranian government has a complete grip over internet freedom in Iran. Whether you’re a resident or a tourist, accessing “unacceptable” content or posting anti-government comments can even land you in jail. And that’s not all. Iran also blocks access to social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter, so that Iranian citizens cannot access...
If you have been denied access to Hotstar or Star Sports, it’s probably because your IP address says you’re not in India. You might also have trouble accessing your Indian bank portal or find different prices than you expected while shopping online. Many websites use filters called geoblocks to deny or limit your access based on...