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NordVPN (for Linux)

A standout on other platforms, NordVPN does equally well under Linux. While you'll have to use the command line to get it running, you'll be mollified with great support and an exceptional privacy policy.

NordVPN (for Mac)

NordVPN provides Mac users excellent network security, impressive features, specialized servers, and the largest network of VPN servers on the market, making it one of the best VPNs for macOS.

Security Key by Yubico

The Security Key by Yubico is a simple, durable, and affordable way to add hardware two-factor authentication. It doesn't have the most features among such keys, but for the average consumer, it cannot be beat.

Golden Frog VyprVPN

Golden Frog VyprVPN offers an excellent distribution of VPN servers worldwide and a strong privacy policy. It allows few simultaneous VPN connections, however, and its total number of servers is low.

How to Avoid Scareware

Unlike typical malware, spyware, and ransomware, scareware masquerades as real security protection and then tricks you into paying to clean up infections it pretends to detect. Here's how to avoid being duped.

IPVanish VPN

VPN service IPVanish secures your web traffic from prying eyes. It packs powerful features veteran VPN users will appreciate, though its interface may put off the less experienced.

The Best VPN Apps for the iPhone

Your iPhone may be well protected against malware, but it can't protect your data as it travels the internet. Installing one of the best iPhone VPN apps can keep your information safe and private, even when you're connected to the web through an insecure Wi-Fi hotspot.

What to Do When You’ve Been Hacked

Whether your personal data gets compromised in an Equifax-style breach or your email password is exposed, getting hacked can be a nightmare. Knowing what to expect and how to fix it can help, but knowing how to head off hackers in the first place is even better.

TunnelBear VPN

TunnelBear's VPN is a rare security product that doesn't force you to compromise between security and usability. It's friendly when you need it to be, invisible when you don't, and it doesn't skimp on security.

Avast Premier

Upgrading from Avast's entry-level security suite to Avast Premier gets you secure deletion, webcam protection, and automated software updates. These enhancements don't really merit the higher price.

NordVPN

NordVPN wraps a slick client around a strong collection of features for securing your online activities and an enormous network of servers. Earning a rare 5-star rating, it's our top pick for VPNs.

Avast Internet Security

Avast Internet Security is a full-scale suite, with an antivirus, a robust firewall, a simple spam filter, and a wealth of bonus features. Depending upon your needs, though, the company's free antivirus might be more cost effective.

Turbo VPN

Turbo VPN takes the unusual stance that desktops don't matter and only offers clients for iOS and Android. But this mobile-first VPN has little to distinguish itself besides a high price.