All posts tagged "VPN"

Why is it important to protect your IP address?

Privacy

Why is it important to protect your IP address?

By Heather Parry

One of the many benefits of using a VPN provider...

What is a VPN?

Using a VPN

What is a VPN?

By Heather Parry

You might have heard the term VPN in the media,...

How to use a VPN to get around social media blocks

Online Freedom

How to use a VPN to get around social media...

By Heather Parry

We use social media for many different reasons. Most of...

Why In-Flight Wi-Fi Isn't as Secure as You Think

Privacy

Why In-Flight Wi-Fi Isn't as Secure as You Think

By Heather Parry

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How to Make Yourself Anonymous Online

Privacy

How to Make Yourself Anonymous Online

By Heather Parry

It seems these days that every time you open a...

How to Change my IP Address in 2 Simple Steps

Tips

How to Change my IP Address in 2 Simple Steps...

By Chris

Your IP address is a unique number that can tell...

Bypass your school's firewall with SurfEasy VPN

Tips

Bypass your school's firewall with SurfEasy VPN

By Heather Parry

If you’ve ever tried to access Facebook or Snapchat in...

SurfEasy VPN security on your mobile device

Security

SurfEasy VPN security on your mobile device

By Heather Parry

When we think about internet security, we don’t often think...

How SurfEasy VPN helps you unblock websites and apps

Online Freedom

How SurfEasy VPN helps you unblock websites and apps

By Heather Parry

In the last year or so, we’ve seen a number...

SurfEasy Browser Extensions: Security and privacy right in your browser

SurfEasy News

SurfEasy Browser Extensions: Security and privacy right in your browser...

By Heather Parry

2015 was a huge year for SurfEasy. We gained more...

Why Tim Cook is standing up for encryption

Privacy

Why Tim Cook is standing up for encryption

By Heather Parry

This week, Tim Cook called on President Obama to stop...

How the censorship of social media affects you, and why we're fighting against it.

Online Freedom

How the censorship of social media affects you, and why...

By Heather Parry

When you talk about censorship, what are you usually thinking...

SurfEasy awarded Top Developer badge on the Google Play Store!

SurfEasy News

SurfEasy awarded Top Developer badge on the Google Play Store!...

By Heather Parry

This week, we were thrilled to be awarded the Top...

How to protect your privacy online with SurfEasy's Mac VPN

Privacy

How to protect your privacy online with SurfEasy's Mac VPN...

By Heather Parry

Apple have turned computing into a joyous experience these days....

Why "incognito mode" won't keep you safe online

Security

Why "incognito mode" won't keep you safe online

By Heather Parry

Many browsers these days have an Incognito mode; a browsing...

SurfEasy VPN for Chrome Available Now!

SurfEasy News

SurfEasy VPN for Chrome Available Now!

By Heather Parry

Last week you might have read our blog announcing the...

Introducing Browser Extensions: SurfEasy VPN for Opera

SurfEasy News

Introducing Browser Extensions: SurfEasy VPN for Opera

By Heather Parry

 

Introducing Ad Blocker by SurfEasy

SurfEasy News

Introducing Ad Blocker by SurfEasy

By Heather Parry

Here at SurfEasy, we’re always working on new ways for...

Why you need SurfEasy VPN for Android

Online Freedom

Why you need SurfEasy VPN for Android

By Heather Parry

Here at SurfEasy, we love Android. We love the slick...

Why SurfEasy VPN is a no-log network

Privacy

Why SurfEasy VPN is a no-log network

By Heather Parry

Here at SurfEasy, we’re big believers in accountability – especially...

SurfEasy VPN now supports iOS9!

SurfEasy News

SurfEasy VPN now supports iOS9!

By Heather Parry

We were as excited as anyone else to hear Apple...

Why you need Ad Tracker Blocking

Privacy

Why you need Ad Tracker Blocking

By Heather Parry

There’s nothing more annoying than when an overzealous sales assistant follows...

Introducing our new VPN feature: SurfEasy Wi-Fi Security on Android!

Security

Introducing our new VPN feature: SurfEasy Wi-Fi Security on Android!...

By Heather Parry

Here at SurfEasy, we’re always striving to improve the service...

What's wrong with a free VPN?

Privacy

What's wrong with a free VPN?

By Heather Parry

There are a lot of VPNs out there these days....

Why different regions matter when choosing a VPN

Online Freedom

Why different regions matter when choosing a VPN

By Heather Parry

When it comes to choosing a VPN, there are a...

Why You Should Know Who Your VPN Provider Really Is

Privacy

Why You Should Know Who Your VPN Provider Really Is...

By Heather Parry

The Redditors amongst you might have noticed the SurfEasy name...

The UN states that encryption and anonymity are basic human rights

Online Freedom

The UN states that encryption and anonymity are basic human...

By Heather Parry

Last week, a United Nations report finally said what many...

US surveillance powers expire as the Senate fails to reach a deal on the Patriot Act

Online Freedom

US surveillance powers expire as the Senate fails to reach...

By Heather Parry

This weekend, three controversial parts of the Patriot Act expired...

An employee's right to privacy – does it still exist?

Privacy

An employee's right to privacy – does it still exist?...

By Heather Parry

Two weeks ago, a story came to light that threw...

New SurfEasy servers launched in Norway!

SurfEasy News

New SurfEasy servers launched in Norway!

By Heather Parry

This week here at SurfEasy we’re thrilled to announce the...

Florida attempts to outlaw anonymous websites

Online Freedom

Florida attempts to outlaw anonymous websites

By Heather Parry

This week, Florida state legislature is considering one of the...

Barbie, the Internet of Things and what they mean for your privacy

Privacy

Barbie, the Internet of Things and what they mean for...

By Heather Parry

Barbie and the Internet of Things might not, at first,...

Are Google changing their position on privacy?

Privacy

Are Google changing their position on privacy?

By Heather Parry

Google’s original motto, “Don’t be evil”, hasn’t exactly seemed to...

Is privacy really dead?

Privacy

Is privacy really dead?

By Heather Parry

This month, Wired.com published an article instructing us all to...

Is the first of Obama's Big Data Privacy bills about to make it through Congress?

Privacy

Is the first of Obama's Big Data Privacy bills about...

By Heather Parry

In a rare piece of good news in the privacy...

Humans 3.0 and the Future of Privacy

Online Freedom

Humans 3.0 and the Future of Privacy

By Heather Parry

This week at SurfEasy HQ, we’ve been pouring over Humans 3.0:...

Our Values: Privacy is a Human Right

Privacy

Our Values: Privacy is a Human Right

By Heather Parry

The last year has been a particularly difficult one for...

Why your browser's privacy mode won't keep you safe

Privacy

Why your browser's privacy mode won't keep you safe

By Heather Parry

Whether you’re buying a present for a partner, booking a...

How to protect your search history with a VPN

Privacy

How to protect your search history with a VPN

By Heather Parry

It’s not something that we often consider, but our online...

A Year in Privacy: How did we do in 2014?

Online Freedom

A Year in Privacy: How did we do in 2014?...

By Heather Parry

On Christmas Eve, the Electronic Frontier Foundation released their report...

3 reasons to invest in your privacy in 2015

Online Freedom

3 reasons to invest in your privacy in 2015

By Heather Parry

As this eventful year winds to a close, no doubt...

Web Index shows internet surveillance is on the rise

Privacy

Web Index shows internet surveillance is on the rise

By Heather Parry

This week, the World Wide Web Foundation released its annual...

Why the Facebook privacy notice is useless, and how to really protect your privacy online

Privacy

Why the Facebook privacy notice is useless, and how to...

By Heather Parry

It seems that internet users are increasingly worried about their...

SurfEasy VPN can protect you from the UK's invasive security bill

Privacy

SurfEasy VPN can protect you from the UK's invasive security...

By Heather Parry

This week, UK Home Secretary Theresa May unveiled plans for...

SurfEasy Black Friday deals coming with BestVPN

SurfEasy News

SurfEasy Black Friday deals coming with BestVPN

By Heather Parry

It’s the biggest day in the consumer’s calendar; the day...

Have you lost control of your data and your online security?

Security

Have you lost control of your data and your online...

By Heather Parry

This week, the Pew Internet Research Project revealed that 91%...

SurfEasy VPN can protect you against Verizon and its creepy supercookies

Privacy

SurfEasy VPN can protect you against Verizon and its creepy...

By Heather Parry

This week, the Electronic Frontier Foundation stated that VPNs can...

Privacy by Design: SurfEasy partners with BitPay to accept bitcoin

Privacy

Privacy by Design: SurfEasy partners with BitPay to accept bitcoin...

By Heather Parry

We are thrilled to announce that SurfEasy is teaming up...

The POODLE SSL vulnerability and SurfEasy VPN

Security

The POODLE SSL vulnerability and SurfEasy VPN

By Heather Parry

This week, the existence of a major vulnerability in the...

What can the celebrity iCloud hack teach us about online security?

Security

What can the celebrity iCloud hack teach us about online...

By Heather Parry

Last week the internet lit up with the news (and...

Are there pro-privacy spies inside the NSA?

Privacy

Are there pro-privacy spies inside the NSA?

By Heather Parry

Last week a Tor developer claimed that NSA and GCHQ...