Category Archives: Blog

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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Best Free Courses to Become An Ethical Hacker

RapidVPN/ September 2, 2018/ Blog/

Quite a lot has been said, heard, and read about hacking, hackers, and ethical hacking. Not everyone understands what it is all about because hacking has some misconceptions about it. This write-up aims to let you in on what ethical hacking is and the best free courses you can take to become an ethical hacker.   What Is Ethical Hacking?

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The Biggest Privacy Scandals of 2017

RapidVPN/ August 26, 2018/ Blog/

The year 2017 was full of several instances of privacy scandals especially in the areas of data leaks, data breaches, and cyber attacks. This write-up brings you the biggest privacy scandals of 2017. The CCleaner Backdoor CCleaner is one of the most popular computer maintenance tools with mobile compatible versions. It helps to remove accumulated junk data from the computer

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Best Security and Privacy Plugins of 2018: Part 2

RapidVPN/ August 18, 2018/ Blog/

Continuing from the Best Security and Privacy Plugins of 2018: Part 1, here are more plugins and browsers’ extensions that provide security and protection for users’ privacy when browsing the internet. Privacy Badger by EFF Technologists Privacy Badger offers protection from invisible trackers when users’ browse the internet. The plugin stealthily studies websites that seem to be tracking you and

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Best Security and Privacy Plugins of 2018: Part 1

RapidVPN/ August 11, 2018/ Blog/

Staying safe when surfing the internet has become more affordable and efficient with several free extensions or plugins that promise to ensure users’ security and privacy when browsing online. A quick look at the Chrome Web Store or Add-ons for Firefox will show scores of good, free plugins or extensions. Although the plugins are different from one another, they offer

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