Russia’s Latest Internet Crackdown Targets Tools for Avoiding Online Censorship

Internet freedom in Russia has been under attack for several years now, with an host of laws designed to monitor what people do online and stop them from accessing information that the authorities want suppressed. Against that backdrop, it’s no surprise that many Russians and people visiting the country try to work around these blocks […]

Homeland Security Says Hackers Could Crack Some Enterprise VPN Apps. Is Your Company at Risk?

VPN apps are supposed to help remote workers securely log onto their company’s servers, but critical vulnerabilities in apps made by at least four companies could be leaving the digital door wide open for hackers to steal corporate secrets. The nonprofit CERT Coordination Center–which acts as the Internet’s emergency response team–and the Department of Homeland […]