The VPN, or virtual private network, dates back to 1996 when Microsoft employee, Singh-Pall, created a method and tool to allow users a way to work securely through a privatized network from the comfort of their own home. Though VPNs were initially created for employees to access business networks, as…


Over the past 10 years, the VPN market has grown exponentially as consumers and businesses alike seek new innovative ways to protect their data and secure their privacy. In fact, the entire VPN industry generated over $15 billion in revenue in 2016. But what happens next? Well, the answer is…


We’ve talked so much about why we need to use a VPN but here’s some data to show that really, we’re not kidding. People really do use VPNs!

Based on this graph, we can see that of the people who utilize VPNs, most people capitalize on its services more than…


With advanced technology, benefits come with consequences and Hotspot VPN helps users to protect themselves from such threats by maximizing their protection. In 2011, there was a 155% increase in mobile malware in which 10% of them were victims of cybercrime. In order to protect yourself from identity theft online…


Are you using a VPN right now? Do you need to be using one right now? These are great questions that are often asked but not as often answered.

What is a VPN?

First, we need to establish what a VPN is. A VPN (Virtual Private Network) is an easy to use and essential…

Aparna Bharathala

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