Industry News

India cracks down on privacy-first VPNs with demand to store logs for 5 years
No-log VPNs may be forced out of India after the country’s cybersecurity agency demanded that they store data for a number of years. The new law is supposed to enhance cyber security.
Hey Google, we've fixed it for you: AdGuard will block Topics to make Google Privacy Sandbox truly private
The new Google privacy initiative — the Privacy Sandbox — will fail to fulfill its declared goal, that is to offer more privacy to users while benefiting advertisers. The Topics API, set to replace cookies, is to blame. Read to learn why we will be blocking it.
If you think your data is safer with big corps, you’re wrong: The story of Lapsus$ hacker group
The hacker group Lapsus$ has been causing quite a stir lately: among the affected companies are NVIDIA, Samsung, Microsoft, and others. We're telling the story of teenage hackers and analyzing how their attacks will affect users.
Privacy Sandbox on Android and how it will affect you
Google has announced a new suite of technologies for Android called Privacy Sandbox. What is it and how will it affect users' privacy? Andrey Meshkov, CTO and co-founder of AdGuard, answers.
Europe declared war on Google and Facebook, Israel declared war on unrealistic ads: AdGuard's digest
Google Analytics is being banned in the European countries, Siri was caught eavesdropping and promises to stop, and there is a way to prevent your phone being tracked by walpapers. A bunch of good news in our digest.
Browser wars, Privacy Day, malicious tracking prevention: AdGuard's digest
If you have missed the international Data Privacy Day on the 28th of January, just celebrate it today on your own: check your security policies and practicies, change some passwords, install some adblocker and VPN.
Ads in Telegram messenger: weird, ugly, inevitable
The messenger announced an ad platform and was understood by users: the company needs money. But those who saw the test campaigns were not happy. What is AdGuard going to do about it?
Congrats, we have new threats ahead. The late Christmas digest
Some good news and some food for thought — AdGuard's industry news digest
Your cell phone is not your own anymore
Xiaomi blocked the smartphones of some users, and then called it an "occasional outage" and returned access to the devices. It seems that the phones no longer belong only to their owners...
Tech giants implement homomorphic encryption. A new era of user security or just smoke and mirrors again?
Alphabet, Facebook, Microsoft, and IBM are testing homomorphic encryption. Encryption equals privacy, right? Or not? Find the answer in this article!
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