Incognito Mode: Making Your Browsing Private By Using Maxthon Cloud Browser

Incognito Mode: Making Your Browsing Private By Using Maxthon Cloud Browser

After Congress passed bill allowing ISP (Internet Service Providers) to sell customers’ web surfing data, people started to draw more attention on their browsing privacy. Now that we could neither change the passed bill, nor turn the tables by buying Congress’ web history and publishing them for all (it has been proved officially. :P), the […]

Maxthon, The Most Secure Browser On The Web Without Viruses and Malware

Maxthon, The Most Secure Browser On The Web Without Viruses and Malware

Nowadays, most of us rely more and more on the computer and the internet, which brings us the concept of cyberspace. However, as the main roles in this cyberspace, though not a living thing like you and me, computers can get “sick” from viruses, too. In this post, we will give a brief introduction about […]

Maxthon SHA-1 Certificates Deprecation Plan

Maxthon SHA-1 Certificates Deprecation Plan

Secure Hash Algorithm (SHA) is published by National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) as a U.S. Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS), while SHA-1 is one hash function of SHA family, which is widely used by Certification Authorities (CAs) and Web site administrators for their SSL certificates. However, in 2005, cryptanalysts found collision attacks on […]

Security and Privacy are Top Priorities at Maxthon

Security and Privacy are Top Priorities at Maxthon

This week Exatel published a report saying that Maxthon collects sensitive user information and sends the URLs to the Maxthon server. We take the allegations from the Exatel report very seriously and have fully investigated this matter. User Experience Improvement Program (UEIP) Maxthon implements a User Experience Improvement Program (UEIP), a standard industry practice to […]

How safe are you while browsing the Internet? Maxthon’s got you covered!

How safe are you while browsing the Internet? Maxthon’s got you covered!

  The Internet can be a dangerous place. One of Maxthon’s biggest goals is to provide users with safe and secure Internet browsing that won’t be compromised by hackers or third-party advertisers. We take several measures on our end to make sure your computer and your web history remains safe. Here are just a few steps you can take when it […]

Users Beware: Even Homeland Security Says Not to Use Internet Explorer

Users Beware: Even Homeland Security Says Not to Use Internet Explorer

How scary is the latest Internet Explorer security vulnerability? Even the U.S. government says not to use IE until the browser is fixed. The flaw, which affects Internet Explorer versions 6 and up, allows bad guys to gain complete access to a PC via a malicious website. Dubbed “Operation Clandestine Fox” by the security firm FireEye, […]