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Why You Should Use A VPN During The Coronavirus Pandemic?

The global COVID-19 outbreak last year presented the world with a lot of challenges beyond the health risks. There have been unprecedented lockdowns everywhere and the governments struggled throughout this past year to keep their economies running. Amid all that, we adapted to the new normal, and ‘Work from Home’...

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Fix Ntoskrnl.exe High CPU Usage on Windows 10

Does your Windows 10 PC freeze often and struggle to start up? While a lot of things could be causing this, the 20H2 update is known to have caused an issue with the ntoskrnl.exe process. If you open the Task Manager and notice ntoskrnl.exe high CPU usage, then most likely...

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Increased Risk of WFH Phishing: How to Stay Safe

In 2020, a lot of corporate employees had to switch to working from home. As a response to that, hackers and spammers started tripled their phishing efforts and started sending tonnes of phishing emails. Companies specializing in computer security released alarming numbers – a well-designed phishing email deceived 47% of...