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The Global Cost of Internet Shutdowns

Our live internet shutdowns index measures the financial consequences in real-time and provides information on previous years' data.

Top10VPN Global Mobile VPN Report 2019

Global Mobile VPN Report 2019

There were over 480 million mobile VPN apps downloaded around the world in the last 12 months, an increase of 54% compared to the year before.

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Free VPN Investigations Update (August 2019)

We reviewed our Free VPN investigations and found 75% of all the apps we looked at still pose a risk to consumers - but Google and Apple continue to ignore our findings.

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ISP Website Blocks: How Bad are the UK’s Web Filters?

Our study of UK ISP website blocks reveals charity, school and social support websites are among thousands of sites wrongfully blocked by overzealous content filters.

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Dark Web Market Price Index – 2019 (US Edition)

This 2019 update to the Price Index shows hacked accounts are still cheap on the dark web: even big brands like Apple, Fortnite, Netflix and Airbnb cost less than $15.

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Free VPN Risk Index: Android Apps

The Risk Index put the 150 most popular free VPN Android apps to the test and discovered a disturbing number of privacy flaws.

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Free VPN App Investigation

Over half of the most popular free VPN apps are run by secretive companies with hidden Chinese ownership. Very few do enough to earn the trust of the privacy-conscious.

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Dark Web Market Price Index (US Edition)

The US edition of the Price Index that tracks the dark web trade of stolen personal data. It includes hacked log-ins, including dating profiles and online stores.

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Fortnite Android App Investigation: Spyware Risks

Our analysis of unofficial Fortnite Android apps shows over half were infested with spyware, adware or malware.

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Dark Web Market Price Index: Hacking Tools (US Edition)

After tracking the illicit trade in hacking tools, we created a pricing index for WiFi hacking software, phishing pages for big brands, password crackers and much more.

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Global Study: Delete Facebook Web Search Behavior

We tracked Google web searches to delete Facebook in 255 locations across 17 countries over 12 months and found huge spikes in the weeks following the privacy scandal.

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Top10VPN Smart Toys Privacy & Security Report

Could your child's smart toy put your family's privacy at risk? Our investigation uncovered disturbing vulnerabilities in popular smart toys.