Category Archives: Blog

How to Deal With Spam Emails in 2018

RapidVPN/ November 17, 2018/ Blog/

Nothing is as annoying as starting your day with a glut of spam emails in front of you. Starting from advertisements to promo messages and chain letters, you would feel distracted with spam and scam emails flooding your inbox. And resorting to deleting them is an endless battle you cannot win without a proactive method. However, you do not have

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3 Phones That Are Made For Privacy

RapidVPN/ November 8, 2018/ Blog/

Privacy has become a crucial factor for some phone users who feel insecure about the level of exposure of their location and other private information by most smartphones on the market. Most phones are bad for privacy as their GPS connects automatically and the data connection supports tracking cookies, usage statistics, and advertising IDs among other privacy threats. While it

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What is “OWASP Top 10 Most Critical Web Application Security Risks”: Part 3

RapidVPN/ October 29, 2018/ Blog/

Welcome to the concluding part of the series “What is “OWASP Top 10 Most Critical Web Application Security Risks.” Learn more about the vulnerabilities to look out for.   CROSS-SITE SCRIPTING (XSS) There is a possibility that an application contains untrusted data that has not been appropriately validated on a new page. When attackers see this vulnerability, they can take

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What is “OWASP Top 10 Most Critical Web Application Security Risks”: Part 2

RapidVPN/ October 22, 2018/ Blog/

In continuation of the last post where we covered the first two points of the “What is “OWASP Top 10 Most Critical Web Application Security Risks”: Part 1,” here are more security risks to be wary of.   SENSITIVE DATA EXPOSURE Many applications and APIs fail to ensure adequate safety measures in protecting confidential information like the login credentials and

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What is “OWASP Top 10 Most Critical Web Application Security Risks”: Part 1

RapidVPN/ October 16, 2018/ Blog/

Introduction As technology and knowledge advance, several applications come to the surface. However, most of these applications have weaknesses or vulnerabilities that could be exploited. Meanwhile, to improve the security of applications being relied on by hundreds of organizations, OWASP complies and presents these vulnerabilities in a list and offers ways to enhance the safety of these applications in another

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Top 2018 choices for online-only banks

RapidVPN/ October 8, 2018/ Blog/

Days of poor service delivery and endless queuing in banks are gradually becoming history with the advent online-only banks. There are more online-only banks available now than ever before. These online banks are making efforts to improve their services and win more customers over to their side from the traditional banks. These online-only banks allow operating your bank accounts only

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7 Free Tools To Scan Your Websites For Vulnerabilities

RapidVPN/ October 1, 2018/ Blog/

One of the most crucial concerns of webmasters is web security from several website infections that evolve daily and attacks that threaten website security every time. Having access to premium tools to scan sites for vulnerabilities can be very costly. However, there are free, efficient tools you can use to scan your website. Here are some of the free tools

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Top 2018 Legal Sites to Stream Videos

RapidVPN/ September 24, 2018/ Blog/

At one time or the other, everyone needs to stream videos for entertainment, education, or commercial purposes. Of course, there are hundreds of sites that allow video streaming, but not all of them are legal. There have been cases where several video streaming websites were shut down for illegality and mainly violations of copyright laws. In this article, we bring

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Google Is Recording Your Movements On The Phone, What To Do About It?

RapidVPN/ September 17, 2018/ Blog/

In spite several privacy policies and provisions made to assure you that your privacy is protected and respected, you may be surprised that Google knows so much about you, your searches and your location. As long as you use a smartphone, Android or iOS device, Google is recording your movements on the phone, even when you have turned off your

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Biggest Lies Told On The Internet In 2018

RapidVPN/ September 10, 2018/ Blog/

Several lies are peddled on the internet. Most of these lies are told by individuals, companies, and other persons trying to get attention or have you take an action that will achieve their goals. Another set of lies are as a result of government propaganda. Besides, consumers also tell lies to access some services or products. Below are biggest lies

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