UAE Blocked Skype – Here’s How to Unblock it with a VPN

How to Go Around UAE’s Skype Block

According to the reports of multiple news agencies as well as Skype representatives, this communication app has been blocked in the UAE. UAEs blockade has led to massive frustration among hundreds of thousands of UAE citizens and international travelers visiting the country. But, there are ways of how Skype users can go around this ban and access this application. In this week’s Zlog we’ll take a look at how you can unblock Skype in the UAE by using a VPN service.

Why UAE Blocked Skype?

UAE has a long history of internet censorship and its stance on Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) services like Skype, WhatsApp and other similar apps has always been controversial.  VoIP providers are required to have special licenses from the UAE government in order to operate in the country. The issue with this is that there are no clear requirements or conditions required to obtain these licenses. It all comes down to which services and apps government officials arbitrarily decide on. Read more...

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Facebook’s Privacy Compromised Again – ZoogVPN Blog

Facebook's privacy issue 2019

Facebook Suffers Another Major Breach

Over half a billion Facebook user data records were leaked after another security breach that happened recently. Even though Facebook promised to amp up security and privacy measures, this was yet another third-party related scandal that made the news in the last few days. Read this week’s Zlog edition and find out how and why this happened.

History Repeats Itself with Major Privacy Breach

Over 530 million unique user entries were compromised after it was discovered that websites and third-party partners stored their data on unsecured servers. This information was recently revealed by the security researchers from the renowned cybersecurity firm UpGuard. The exposed records include everything that the users shared with the website, including their passwords, names but also all of their likes, comes and interests. Read more...

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ZoogVPN has been nominated in the BestVPN.com 2019 Awards in the Best Free and People’s Choice categories

ZoogVPN Nominated for Best Free Award – Vote now!

ZoogVPN is proud to be nominated by BestVPN.com for Award in Best Free VPN and People’s Choice categories. 

BestVPN.com was established in 2013 in UK and specializes in reviewing and comparing VPN services. Since 2017 they have been running an Oscar-style awards for VPN services across the industry.

A recent ZoogVPN review was conducted and published by BestVPN.com, for which we thank the team for taking their time to conduct. However, we would like to highlight the following inconsistencies: Read more...

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