Bill Toulas

An open-source advocate who has been writing about Linux and SaaS tools for years. Having entered the fascinating world of InfoSec now, he reports on the daily news and developments in the fields of data privacy, data breaches, software vulnerabilities, phishing campaigns, malware, and all things "online danger". Contact me at "[email protected]"
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These Are the Best Alternatives to “Mobile Legends” in India

The wave of Chinese app bans in India has swept “Mobile Legends,” too, and MOBA (multiplayer online battle arena) lovers are now looking for...

5 Mobile AV Tools to Use Instead of the Now-Banned “Virus Cleaner”

India has banned 59 Chinese apps, including the controversial yet highly popular “Virus Cleaner” app. It was an anti-virus, cleaner, phone security, battery saver,...

5 Image Scanner Apps to Use Instead of “CamScanner”

The “CamScanner” has been included in the list of the 59 Chinese apps banned by the Indian government, and so users are now forced...

Chinese News Reading Apps Are Banned in India, so Here Are Some Alternatives

The Indian government has banned Newsdog, UC News, and QQ NewsFeed, along with another 56 apps form China, but this is merely a bruise...

NordVPN Has Successfully Completed Yet Another “No-Logs” Audit

Almost two years after the last time NordVPN tested its “no-logs” policy, they return with a new one. The auditor found no...

Google Says Pixel 3a Stock Is Depleted, but Pixel 4a Is Still Not Out Yet

The Google Pixel 3a has been discontinued after the vendor ran out of stocks and had to make a decision. Google stated...

Owners of Unprotected MongoDB Databases Now Facing Unusual Extortion

An atypical actor targeted 22,900 unprotected and accessible MongoDB databases. The hacker is extorting the owners by threatening to report them to...

Alternatives for the Chinese Fashion Apps Banned in India

Fashion and shopping apps can be exciting for some, "therapeutic" for others, and even boredom-killers that offer endless inventories to browse for most people....

Top 5 “Baidu Map” Alternatives to Use in India Right Now

The decision of the government of India to ban 59 Chinese apps has brought several implications and disruptions, as users in the country will...