5 Reasons Why You Should Never Trust A Free VPN
CNET, September 6th, 2019
September 6, 2019,
Volume 258, Issue 1

Take your privacy and security seriously enough to avoid malware, ad tracking and slow connections

"Think of a good virtual private network (VPN) like a bodyguard for your bank account. When you go for a stroll through the bustling lanes of public Wi-Fi, your VPN shields you from password pickpockets and keeps you out of unsafe areas. You trust your VPN -- a set of technologies that link computers together, then encrypt your data as you browse online -- with your most precious information, and maybe even your family's. So when a VPN provider offers to guard your digital life for free, the first question you should ask yourself is: What's in it for them?..."

Read More ...


Other articles in the IT - Networks section of Volume 258, Issue 1:

See all archived articles in the IT - Networks section.