The Equation group, hard drives and the Death Star of malware

Researchers at Kaspersky Lab have uncovered a new cyber-espionage toolset that possesses more than a passing resemblance to similar kits used by US intelligence agencies. In a report released last Monday, the Moscow-based security firm detailed the attack tools which it says were created by the “Equation Group”. The hacker group, Kaspersky says, successfully infiltrated thousands… Read More »

Hacktivism and vandalism were the main motivations for DDoS attacks last year

Distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks are growing in size, frequency and complexity, according to the latest Annual Infrastructure Report from Arbor Networks. The security vendor’s 10th Annual Worldwide Infrastructure Security Report (WISR) highlights how the largest reported attack of the year was a was a whopping 400Gbps, some fifty times the size of the biggest… Read More »

Happy Year of the Sheep!

From everyone at ExpressVPN, we wish you a happy and prosperous Year of the Sheep! For many of our users, this is a very special celebration. Friends and family will gather, fireworks will be lit, and delicious food will be eaten as we ring in the new year. Get ExpressVPN today to unblock the Internet and wish your… Read More »

Happy Valentine’s Day from ExpressVPN!

Stumped about what to get your sweetheart this Valentine’s day? Don’t worry — ExpressVPN has you covered! Steal their heart with the simple gift of a year-long ExpressVPN subscription! Big gestures are nice, but we love a gift that keeps on giving. Give your significant other an ExpressVPN subscription today!

Who is the EFF?

The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) is, perhaps, the most well-known online proponent of civil liberties. EFF: The Early Years Founded in July 1990 by John Perry Barlow, John Gilmore and Mitch Kapor, the non-profit organisation serves as a champion for privacy, freedom of expression and innovation. The organisation’s roots were sown in April 1990 after Barlow… Read More »