A VPN service provides you with the potential to enjoy completely anonymous surfing, but you have to make sure you’re set up right on your end. Even if you’re using one of the clients provided by a VPN service to set up your network, you could be vulnerable. Here are some things you can check […]
Breakwall Updates VPN Client
Breakwall is known for being a good option in VPN providers for Chinese users. For users in situations as sensitive as using a VPN in China, it’s important that privacy is assured. To that end, VPN has updated its client to make it easy to use the current leader of the pack in VPN technology: […]
Purchase VPN Anonymously with Bitcoin
The biggest privacy flaw in how people purchase VPN service is usually their credit card transaction. Most VPN providers will allow you to set up an auto-renewing account with a credit card or PayPal but both of those types of transaction are easy to trace. If you want to purchase VPN service and want to […]
VPN Protocols – PPTP vs L2TP vs OpenVPN vs SSTP
There are three major VPN protocols that you’re likely to see offered by most providers: PPTP, L2TP/IPSEC and OpenVPN. There is also one called SSTP that hasn’t been adopted as widely as the other three. All of them have their advantages and disadvantages. Most of the time, you’ll be making a tradeoff between speed and […]
Kryptotel offers secure communication platforms to serve individuals and organizations. Their products provide you with a secure way of communicating in an increasingly digitized world and they have a service that is designed to provide very tight security. Their VPN products, Private VpnOneClick and VPN One Click, emphasizes the privacy part of the package, giving […]
A Mobile User’s Bill of Rights
The Electronic Frontier Foundation—a nonprofit that advocates for online and electronic privacy—has released a prospective bill of rights for mobile device users. It includes provisions that address some of the most well-known security holes in these devices.
Three Common VPN Errors and Their Solutions
VPN services are generally very reliable and, when there are problems, it usually comes down to a configuration issue with the client computer or the hardware that the user is using to access the Internet.
How SSTP and SSH VPN Services Help to Overcome Geographical Limits
SSTP and SSH are protocols that allow individuals located in particularly oppressive nations to access the Internet without restrictions.
VPN Types and the OSI Model
The open system interconnection model is a means by which network protocols can be implemented. It involves seven different layers of communication, which are divided into a hierarchy.
5 Reasons to Use a VPN
VPN services are popular for many different reasons. Here are five of the most common reasons that people choose to subscribe to one of these services.