Articles by Simon Migliano

Articles by Simon Migliano


Online Censorship Around the World

How free are you online? While most of us take internet freedom for granted, the reality is that many countries use a variety of tactics to censor the information citizens are able to access. We've used recent data to illustrate the varying levels of internet freedom by country, and to show the different ways countries suppress information online.

January 23, 2018
5 minutes

Top10VPN Smart Toys Privacy & Security Report: Hackers Can Spy on Your Kids

Could your child's smart toy put your family's privacy at risk? uncovers some disturbing vulnerabilities in this year’s hottest smart toys.

December 07, 2017
7 mins

The Biggest Data Breaches of 2017

From Gmail and Instagram to Equifax, 2017 was a year for data breaches. We've compiled a list of the biggest ones, below.

December 05, 2017
3 min

The 10 Wildest Ways Hackers Steal Data

Have you ever wondered how hackers are able to get their hands on your data? We’ve used security research and real cyberattacks to compile a list of the craziest ways hackers can steal data.

November 14, 2017
5 minutes

Apple FaceID? “No Thanks!” Say UK Consumers

Apple’s Face ID may just be a hit with the earlier adopters as only two in five Brits think it is a good idea, according to exclusive research for We also discovered that 79% of Brits prefer fingerprints or passcodes to facial recognition.

November 09, 2017
5 mins

The 50 Best Information Security Blogs

Stay up to date on industry news, trends and advancements with our list of the top 50 information security blogs.

November 06, 2017
10 minutes

Trump Protester Data Demand Shows We Must Protect Browsing History

US government demands for a web hosting company to hand over 1.3M IP addresses of visitors to an anti-Trump website sound a clear warning: your browsing history will be used against you. We must all take steps to protect our own.

August 16, 2017
4 mins