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How Does Secure Socket Layer (SSL or TLS) Work?

The Secure Socket Layer, SSL for short, is a protocol by which many services that communicate over the Internet can do so in a secure fashion. Before we discuss how SSL works and what kinds ....

Free SSL Proxy By Cyberghost

CyberGhost's free proxy is a web-based ssl proxy. This means that users need not install any software to be able to use it. You can select from a list of proxy servers in different countries ....

The Top 10 Free VPNs

HideIPVPN is the other type of open source VPN software that does a great job when it comes to anonymous web browsing. The software is designed to effectively hide the IP address of the clients.

Hotspot Shield - A Free VPN Software, Unlimited Bandwidth, Advertisement Based

Hotspot Shield is a Virtual Private Network (VPN) product of Anchorfree that compresses and encrypts your computer/mobile data while connecting to the internet. The application is an advertisement based freeware and runs in the background ....

HowStuffWorks - How VPNs Work

A VPN is a private network that uses a public network (usually the Internet) to connect remote sites or users together. The VPN uses "virtual" connections routed through the Internet from the business's private network ....

HTTPS Everywhere - Browser Extension For Secure Web Browsing

HTTPS Everywhere is a Firefox and Chrome extension that encrypts your communications with many major websites, making your browsing more secure. HTTPS Everywhere can protect you only when you're using sites that support HTTPS and ....

256-bit AES Encryption for SSL and TLS: Maximal Security

This article discusses the Advanced Encryption Standard (AES), its role in SSL, which web browsers and email programs support it, how you can make sure that you only use 256-bit AES encryption of all secure ....

How To Keep Yourself Anonymous Online?

There are several ways to keep yourself anonymous online. The easiest for most users is to install a Tor extension for their browser. Some users prefer to purchase VPN services in other countries and browse ....

Proxy + Privacy Browser: Anonymously Surf Blocked Websites On Android

Proxy + Privacy Browser is an Android web browser that lets you access all such websites that are either blocked using a firewall, or have been banned in your country altogether. The app utilizes several ....

Encryption Works: How to Protect Your Privacy in the Age of NSA Surveillance

Defending yourself against government surveillance is not simple but thanks to the dedicated work of civilian cryptographers and the free and open source software community, it's still possible to have privacy on the Internet, and ....

Updated Aug 3, 2020