WhatsApp Seems to Be Blocked in China… Again

WhatsApp is again experiencing service issues inside mainland China, with users in the country reporting problems viewing, sending and receiving images and videos, as well as audio messages. Difficulties with the app allegedly surfaced last night. This latest lapse in functionality comes a month after the service experienced similar issues...

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Russia bans digital security and privacy technologies

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed new legislation on July 29 that makes it illegal to access proxy servers and Virtual Private Networks (VPNs), which reroute internet traffic so that users can circumvent state-censored content and avoid surveillance. Messaging or chat applications will also be required to identify users by...

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China cracks down on VPN vendors

China’s latest crackdown on those attempting to skirt state censorship controls has seen it warn e-commerce platforms over the sale of illegal virtual private networks (VPNs). Five websites, including shopping giant Alibaba, have been asked to remove vendors that sell VPNs. It is the latest in a series of...

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Facebook Monitors User’s Phone Habits Using Free VPN App

Facebook has been monitoring the mobile phone habits of Facebook users via Onavo Protect’s free VPN even when they’re not using the social media platform. The Independent reports that Facebook has been using data gathered from Onavo Protect, a free VPN app that claims to help “keep you and your data safe...

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Russia to join China in banning VPNs

Russia will ban VPN apps from November 1st, joining China in a crackdown of software and cloud-based systems used to access websites with meet with the state’s disapproval. Russian internet regulator Roskomnadzor is said to have a blacklist of thousands of web sites.  A second bill signed by President...

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Free AT&T Public VPN Server

IAPS Security Services, Ltd. has created and released a free public AT&T VPN server located here: https://www.intl-alliance.com/store/free-att-vpn-service-ezp-9.html This server will support 3 protocols: PPTP, L2TP, and SSTP.  

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Revamping the IAPS Store

Greetings All, Today’s post will focus on several things. First: we’ve totally revamped the store. Created from scratch and with many new benefits that the previous store did not have. We now have the ability to reward loyal clients with discounts by email, as well as post regular discounts...

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