Monthly Archives: March 2020

Proxy vs VPN: advantages and disadvantages

RapidVPN/ March 27, 2020/ Blog/

What makes a person truly anonymous and leaves next to no trace on the internet? In further reading, we will discuss the advantages and disadvantages of Proxy vs VPN. A well-known fact is that the Internet is a huge and extremely important part of our lives these days. But it is also true that surveillance became more probing than ever,

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Coronavirus malware scam

RapidVPN/ March 21, 2020/ Blog/

Coronavirus malware scam It is a predictable fact that cybercriminals will often take advantage of trending topics in the news, such as is now coronavirus, and they would try and prey on consumers using fear and urgency tactics. Cybercriminals of all stripes are taking advantage of the coronavirus scare, and some of those scams are a direct threat to banks

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Emotet malware: Greta Thunberg as a lure

RapidVPN/ March 13, 2020/ Blog/

By the end of 2019, Emotet has started a new spam campaign that is luring people by using the popularity of environmental activist Greta Thunberg and her dedication to the climate movement. It seems that the users who think that they are being noted with the info about an upcoming “climate crisis” sort of demonstration, will instead find that they

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SIEM – A Detailed Explanation

RapidVPN/ March 6, 2020/ Blog/

SIEM products and services combine Security Information Management (SIM) and Security Event Management (SEM). SIEM is sold as software and is used to log security data or to generate reports for different compliance purposes. SIEM has evolved from a few different technologies that came before this one. The list includes: SLM/SEM (Security Log/Event Management) that has been generated towards security

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