Top 5 Tips To Ensure Mobile Transaction Security

RapidVPN/ February 24, 2018/ Blog/

In the US alone, mobile apps account for 90% of internet usage. And with every passing year, the usage of mobile apps sees a global exponential increase. Using a mobile app has become so second-nature that most people are not even aware that there is a growing need to ensure their own security when using these apps to pay for

Read More

Stay Safe with These 4 Tips When Transferring Your Bitcoin

RapidVPN/ February 16, 2018/ Blog/

You can work with Bitcoin exchange just like you work with any other kind of currency exchange. Just like working with banks, it is easy to make transactions through Bitcoin Exchange. Analogous to real trade, the user has to pay to purchase Bitcoins. The major difference is that you have to open an account with some Bitcoin wallet provider. Your

Read More

Understanding Internet Security Threats for Small Businesses

RapidVPN/ February 9, 2018/ Blog/

The Internet is a vast gateway that provides great potential for businesses. More small businesses today use networks and the Internet as vital business tools to find new customers, and serve existing customers more efficiently. However, internet security threats can severely impair a business’ operations, affecting profitability and customer satisfaction. Enterprises lose huge amounts of money to cyber criminals and

Read More

Cybercrime – Part 3: Crime Against Individual

RapidVPN/ February 2, 2018/ Blog/

Overall use of online sites for banking, emailing, socializing, or even just gaming is growing all the time and unfortunately so is internet cybercrime, especially against individuals! Like any other type of crime the typical online user doesn’t think they’re at risk until it’s too late. Internet security risks seem to be growing faster that anyone would have imagined. If

Read More

Cybercrime – Part 2: Crime Against Companies

RapidVPN/ January 26, 2018/ Blog/

Companies-related cybercrime continues to outpace individual identity theft for consumers. Companies are suffering because thieves know they don’t have resources including time and money to put up a strong defense to protect their information against a data breach. Cybercriminals have developed sophisticated techniques to steal private information from the smallest businesses to largest corporations. Most of the time organizations will

Read More

Cybercrime – Part 1: Introduction

RapidVPN/ January 21, 2018/ Blog/

What Cybercrime is Computer crime refers to criminal activity involving a computer. The computer may be used in the commission of a crime, or it may be the target. Cybercrime relates to the unlawful use of the Internet. In its purest form, cybercrime can be defined as any illegal activity that uses a computer as its primary means of function.

Read More

The Role of a Firewall in the Year 2018

RapidVPN/ January 14, 2018/ Blog/

With the roles that computers play in our daily lives, it is imperative to know as many things about them as possible. Most of us know how to send and receive emails; do simple word processing and the like. But it is just as important to understand those parts of our computer that could protect us from computer problems down

Read More

What is Incognito mode and why you should use it

RapidVPN/ January 10, 2018/ Blog/

What is Incognito mode Incognito mode is a feature available on the Google Chrome and other browsers. What this feature lets you do is, it will let you browse privately. For example when you enter this incognito mode, it doesn’t save your browsing history it also doesn’t save your search history and additionally it won’t store cookies of websites you

Read More

How safe are open Wi-Fi Networks?

RapidVPN/ January 4, 2018/ Blog/

Open Wi-Fi networks give you access to the Internet by radio signals instead of wires, so you get to surf the net anywhere like at the hotels, airports or at the mall you can get online at a coffee shop or at the other coffee shop. But there are strings attached to that public wireless network you are connected to,

Read More

Cryptocurrency Outlook in 2018, Invest or Not

RapidVPN/ December 29, 2017/ Blog/

If you have been following the crypto news, you’ll know that Cryptocurrencies have been around for almost a decade now with Bitcoin being the first to come into the big picture. Today, we have so many of them around, and so many people have been investing in them. If you are like other people who are currently wondering whether to

Read More