Articles by Bjorn Johansson

Bjorn Johansson

Bjorn is a cybersecurity researcher and digital rights advocate. Originally from Sweden, he now lives on the Maine coast with his wife and their two kids. When he’s not helping keep the internet safe for everyday people, he enjoys boating with his family and woodworking.

5 Best (REALLY FREE) Password Managers in 2021
5 Best (REALLY FREE) Password Managers in 2021
Short on time? Here’s the best free password manager in 2021: 🥇 LastPass: Unlimited password storage on unlimited devices (on either desktop or mobile) and lots of extra features that most other password managers charge money fo...
Bjorn Johansson by Bjorn Johansson April 12, 2021
LastPass vs. Bitwarden [2021] — Is Open-Source Better?
LastPass vs. Bitwarden [2021] — Is Open-Source Better?
LastPass and Bitwarden are two of the best password managers on the market — they’re both highly secure, feature-rich, and offer excellent free plans as well as low-cost premium plans for individuals and families. The two product...
Bjorn Johansson by Bjorn Johansson March 25, 2021
1Password vs. LastPass (2021): Security, Features + Price [Full Comparison]
1Password vs. LastPass (2021): Security, Features + Price [Full Comparison]
1Password and LastPass are both very easy to use, offer advanced security protections, and come with more extras than most other password managers. And both brands provide packages that are a really good value — 1Password’s famil...
Bjorn Johansson by Bjorn Johansson March 9, 2021
10 Best Internet Security Software [2021]: Full Online Protection
10 Best Internet Security Software [2021]: Full Online Protection
Short on time? Here’s the best internet security software in 2021: 🥇 Norton 360: Excellent internet security suite that offers complete protection against all malware and cyber threats. Comes with a VPN, parental controls, secur...
Bjorn Johansson by Bjorn Johansson March 4, 2021
5 Best Malware Removal + Protection Software [2021]: Top Anti-Malware Tools
5 Best Malware Removal + Protection Software [2021]: Top Anti-Malware Tools
Short on time? Here’s the best malware removal software in 2021: 🥇 Norton: 100% malware detection rate with immediate removal of all malicious files. It’s simple, fast, and easy to use. You can start with the cheapest plan...
Bjorn Johansson by Bjorn Johansson February 15, 2021
5 Best Antiviruses for PC Gamers [2021] (with Game Boosters)
5 Best Antiviruses for PC Gamers [2021] (with Game Boosters)
Short on time? Here’s the best gaming antivirus in 2021: 🥇 BullGuard: Excellent antivirus with a game booster that significantly improves CPU performance. Both the antivirus scanner and the game booster are included in the che...
Bjorn Johansson by Bjorn Johansson January 3, 2021
Is Windows Defender Good Enough in 2021? (You Won't Like the Answer)
Is Windows Defender Good Enough in 2021? (You Won't Like the Answer)
Microsoft’s Windows Defender has come a long way in terms of its cybersecurity capabilities. It used to be really bad, but recently, Microsoft has turned Defender into a pretty decent free antivirus. For example, Defender now incl...
Bjorn Johansson by Bjorn Johansson January 1, 2021
5 Best Antivirus Software with Free Parental Controls in 2021
5 Best Antivirus Software with Free Parental Controls in 2021
Short on time? Here’s the best antivirus with parental controls in 2021: 🥇 Norton 360 Deluxe — Excellent antivirus that comes included with advanced parental controls (that are better than many standalone parental controls). It...
Bjorn Johansson by Bjorn Johansson December 6, 2020
5 Best Virus Removal Software in 2021: Get Protected Now
5 Best Virus Removal Software in 2021: Get Protected Now
Short on time? Here’s the best virus removal software in 2021: 🥇Norton 360 — Best overall virus removal capabilities. It’s got strong virus and malware detection, excellent web protections, a smart firewall, a fast VPN with unli...
Bjorn Johansson by Bjorn Johansson November 9, 2020
Do You Need an Antivirus for Chromebook in 2021? Actually, Yes.
Do You Need an Antivirus for Chromebook in 2021? Actually, Yes.
Google really likes to talk about how secure its Chromebooks are, and that’s because they are secure. Chrome OS executes every application in its own sandbox, which keeps programs from making any changes to the rest of your system...
Bjorn Johansson by Bjorn Johansson August 13, 2020