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7 January 2022
Some institutes allow using VPN while others may not. This happens because the institutes restrict such activities that may distract the students from studies like online gaming, torrenting and etc.
Should you use a VPN in college and university?
Students may try to use legal torrents or access academic websites that may contain information that the student is supposed to gather by himself through his personal experiences. It can give an advantage to a particular student over another and thus, the institutes may ban the use of VPNs to not grant such practices. read more...
16 November 2021
VPN allows you to avoid restrictions associated with internet access. The restrictions most come from the university in its effort to provide free Wi-Fi. By design, the Wi-Fi or internet access coming from the university is meant to access academic materials. It means that some of the websites or content will be blocked. VPN gives you free access because your IP address will be concealed.
VPN will conceal your identity whenever you are on the internet. The websites using cookies and apps installed on your computer cannot link different searches to the same person. As a result, you will be browsing the internet incognito.
Why do you need VPN while in college? Here are a few valuable insights. read more...
10 September 2021
Many users who want to buy a new gadget are concerned about the question "The Apple smartphone or Android device – which is better?"
There are numerous debates about the benefits and drawbacks of each platform. An active race on convenience and innovation is also ongoing between the manufacturers of iOS and Android. Is it worthwhile to purchase iOS as a student? read more...
10 July 2021
As you already know, VPN is a simple tool that protects your online privacy by hiding your location and encrypting your traffic. There are many reasons to use this technology. You will protect your data from hackers, access any streaming content, buy plane tickets at the best price, and much more.
If you’re going to try a VPN while studying, then you’ve come to the right place. The best VPNs are simple enough for everyone to use them, and it’s worth it. Our guide will teach you everything a VPN beginner needs to know. read more...
26 February 2021
Higher learning institutions operate on budgets that are not always as high as they would like, so tech is often neglected in favor of other investments. This leaves them open to cyberattacks that not only cause financial distress but also harm their reputation.
University staff can prevent or minimize these attacks in these ways read more...
1 February 2021
Due to the threat of infection the authorities recommended transferring employees to remote work. In addition, they required schools and other educational institutions to do distance learning. Pandemic forced to make a number of decisions that require people and various industries to adapt to new circumstances. For example, remote work and distance learning are used in many countries around the world. However, such a scale of use as now has not been observed before.
We highlight the following recommendations to protect your data during online edication read more...
5 January 2021
We know hackers have more interest in gaining access to servers of businesses than educational institutions. However, every personal information stored on the internet is worth protecting.
Schools collect loads of their students’ data and are obligated by law to ensure their safety. With an increase in remote teaching, it is very important now more than ever for teachers to pay attention to student’s data privacy. read more...
4 October 2020
Hackers are targeting students more often as teaching resources are increasingly based in digital environments and students rely more and more on technology to support their education. The benefits of technology in education are evident, but with this context cybersecurity becomes an essential element of back to school prep.
Ensure you’re well versed in the traditional scams, and understand how to leverage VPNs to protect yourself on open networks. Read on to discover the essential cybersecurity tips for going back to school. read more...
19 August 2020
Nowadays, almost everyone has heard about VPN technology, yet, many students still fail to use it.
One of the reasons is that many campuses and universities frown upon it. But there are many reasons why one might need it, from privacy and up to looking for study materials in other source. Whateveris your reason – it is up to you. Let’s talk about the legality of this issue.
VPN services are legal to use anywhere. Well, in the majority of countries, including the USA, Canada, and European countries. read more...
14 August 2020
Staying connected is synonymous with using the Internet now. Everywhere you look, you are surrounded by people sharing data across multiple platforms. The scenario on a college campus is not so different. Smart devices are facilitating not only learning but providing access to entertainment, networking, and other services as well.
However, along with that comes the threat to one's safety and privacy as well. If you are not careful enough, your data could end up in the wrong hands. The constant digital connection makes online security an increasingly stressing concern for students. In a dorm, the shared facilities make it even more essential to safeguard your devices.
Here, we will go over some of the best ways to keep your information private and secure. read more...