The Surveillance Era – Tech Trends That Put Our Privacy in Danger

Tech Trends That Put Our Privacy in Danger

Tech Trends That Put Your Privacy in Danger

There’s no argument that technology is the driving force of humanity. Tech innovations help bring comfort and convenience in our everyday lives, but there’s also a price we pay for using it. At ZoogVPN, we strive to keep our readers informed on all privacy and security-related issues. This time around, we decided to take a closer look at how certain real-life technologies put your privacy in danger. Read this week’s Zlog and find out about the most dangerous tech trends of today.   Read more...

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How to Install a VPN on your router

Install a VPN on your router

How to Set Up a VPN on a router

The most common methods of using a VPN are through an appropriate app on a single mobile or desktop device. However, you can also install a VPN on your router, which will effectively cover your entire network. Even though the majority of VPN users avoid doing so, the process is actually quite simple and brings a lot of advantages. In this week’s Zlog, we’ll go over how you can install a VPN on your router and take a look at the best routers compatible with ZoogVPN.

How Does This Work?

Regular VPN users are familiar with how these nifty services work. You just connect to a server of your choice through an app, and the VPN creates a secure and encrypted tunnel between your device and the desired location. This keeps your connection safe and private from anyone monitoring your online activities. But, how does this process work when you connect a VPN on a router since there is no user interface you can control when connected? Read more...

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What is Phishing and How to Avoid it

What is phishing?

How do Phishing Attacks Happen?

Phishing is one of the oldest hacking techniques, almost as old as the Internet itself. Due to its simplicity, it has prevailed and evolved over the decades, so much so that it still presents a threat in today’s online world. In this week’s Zlog, we’re going to take a look at this old, but increasingly sophisticated hacking technique and share with you some tips on how to avoid getting hooked on phishing scams.

What is Phishing?

Before we get deeper into the specific types of phishing and how to avoid them, let’s take a second to look at what it is and what the primary goal of phishers is. Phishing is a cybercrime in which attackers try to steal your valuable personal or financial information by impersonating a known individual, business partner, or brand. Read more...

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Privacy Tips for Travelers – Must-Knows For Digital Nomads

Privacy Tips for Travelers

Traveling Often? Here are Four Privacy Tips for Travelers That are Useful Everywhere

The Internet has opened up endless economic possibilities, allowing people from all corners of the world to connect. If you’re a digital nomad and like working remotely from all over the world, or simply often just get to chance to visit new places, read this page. We’ll share with you the four must-know privacy tips for travelers that will help you stay private and secure online no matter where you go.

Secure Your Devices

In today’s online world, good password habits are a must-have. This especially goes if you’re frequently traveling from one new location to another one. While it may seem like an unnecessary hassle, make sure to set up unique passwords for each account and device you have. That way, if one account falls into the wrong hands, the others will still remain uncompromised. Use long passwords and install a trusted password manager if you have too many accounts to keep track of. Read more...

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How You Can Save Money with a VPN

Save money with a VPN

How to Avoid Dynamic Pricing and Save Money with a VPN

We often dedicate entire blog posts to specific features and aspects of VPN services you should know about. VPNs come with a lot of advantageous features, such as data encryption, anonymous browsing and many other. But, in this week’s Zlog, we’re not going to talk about all of the security and privacy features you can count on. Instead, we’ll take a practical approach and talk about how you can save money with a VPN.

Dynamic Pricing – What is it and how does it Affect You?

A lot of sites use dynamic pricing on their platforms. In short, this is when they set flexible prices for services or products based on the current market demands.  Websites that use dynamic pricing can operate with various levels of complexity. This complexity can range anywhere from just adjusting the currency based on your IP address, to monitoring your browsing history through browsing cookies. Read more...

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