Septimiu-Vlad Mocan

Tim has been writing about VPNs and cybersecurity for over four years. He enjoys learning about the latest Internet privacy news, showing people cool ways to protect their online freedom, and relaxing with video games when he's not ranting about online censorship.
41 articles

What a VPN Does Not Do – Everything You Need to Know About Potential Misconceptions

VPNs are amazing tools. A simple Google search can tell you a lot about their many perks - traffic encryption, the ability to unblock...

VPN Kill Switch – The Complete Guide (What It Is, How It Works, and Why You Need It)

You've probably seen the term "VPN Kill Switch" thrown around online. You especially see it when VPN providers try to promote their services on...

The Complete Guide to VPN Leaks (What They Are & How to Detect and Stop Them)

When you use a VPN, it protects your online data 24/7, right? Yes, but only as long as the service doesn't suffer any leaks....

Can You Use a VPN to Show You Are at Home When You Aren’t?

The number of Coronavirus cases is growing by the thousands each day. More and more people find themselves forced to work from home, self-isolate,...

How Hackers Use Coronavirus Panic to Their Advantage

With nearly 400,000 confirmed cases and over 17,000 deaths (numbers that will likely increase soon), it's no surprise Coronavirus has caused a worldwide crisis....

What Kind of Data Can Your ISP See When You Use a VPN? (Complete Guide)

We all know that VPNs are an excellent way to hide what you do online from your ISP (Internet Service Provider). But you have...

Here Are 3 No-Log VPNs That Shared Data With Governments (Intentionally and Unintentionally)

A lot of VPNs say they don't keep usage or connection logs at all. However, this seems to have become nothing more than just...

What Are the Most Common VPN Scams & How Can You Avoid Them?

With hundreds of VPN providers on the market, you have to wonder - how do you know which ones are legit anymore? It seems...

Is There Such a Thing as VPN DDoS Protection? Here’s Everything You Need to Know

DDoS attacks are no longer something you just read or hear about. They're now something you're likely to experience. Which begs the question -...