The back in a crisis: what VPN companies do to help,
The current coronavirus outbreak has brought daily life to a standstill in many parts of the world, and to help while tech giants like Microsoft, Google and Apple make their parts, so, too, VPN companies and a number of other companies (check out our daily updated list of pandemic-specific software and services-freebies from Google and other).
Many VPN providers are will help to support small businesses, giving them free access to their services. For example, Surfhsark the six-month-VPN is giving away plans for small businesses with up to ten employees, while Ring-offered-in VPN, its service for all users in the UK free of charge for 90 days.
Small businesses will certainly help in this difficult time, you need so it is nice to see that VPN providers do your to to. But other companies have a different approach to helping people in need, which we will examine in more detail below.
donate to the Corona Virus Relief Fund
CyberGhost recently announced that it, together with the non-profit organization global giving, the donor connects with grass-roots projects around the world contribute to the Coronavirus Relief Fund.
The company donates 10 percent of all sales through its website of global giving. This includes everything from the CyberGhost a monthly plan to its three-year plan. However, cyber is to take Ghost things a step further with the donation of 10 percent of all sales, regardless of how a user pays. To donate so even if you are buying a VPN plans with Bitcoin, the company is the exchange of crypto money to it.
The campaign is over, but cyber Ghost is the publication of the details of your donation report, and soon your users to know how much it increases for the Coronavirus Relief fund.
non Profit organizations
NordVPN is doing their part by registered non-profit organizations six months of free access to their VPN service, and password manager, the Northern pass and its encrypted file storage service North locker.
eligible for this offer, journalists, human rights sign up to defenders and other non-profit organizations here, to see if you qualify. The campaign has already been well received by non-profit organisations such as Amnesty International, the ensure depending on NordVPN, to the safety of its employees:
“NordVPN is essential to ensure Amnesty, that employees are kept safe and secure-provides a stable and high-quality VPN service, global coverage. Additional apps for secure communication, NordVPN allows Amnesty employees have their work in a Digital safe environment, they protect against influences from the outside.”
Fighting coronavirus incorrect information
research conducted by Atlas VPN that internet censorship, leaving the citizens of some countries are either uninformed or misinformed about the extent of the Corona-Virus outbreak.
To combat misinformation about the virus, the VPN company has announced that it has a three-month subscription to a premium service. The offer is available to all users and not just those located in countries with strong internet restrictions, like China or Iran.
Another way to deal with the misinformation is due to the journalism, that is the reason why the US VPN provider Orchid has announced that it will journalists give the world free access to its blockchain-based VPN, the fight against press censorship. To be eligible for this offer, journalists, the press credentials and proof of status, please send an E-Mail to the company free access to the VPN.
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Published on Wed, 08 Apr 2020 23:20:15 +0000