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virtual private network (VPN)

Apple iOS 13.4 blocks VPNs from encrypting all traffic
cyber security

Apple iOS 13.4 blocks VPNs from encrypting all traffic

A flaw means connections aren’t shut off when they’re supposed to be, and continue outside of the VPN tunnel
27 Mar 2020
Does your business need its own VPN?
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virtual private network (VPN)

Does your business need its own VPN?

You might assume that a company VPN is overkill for small businesses, but it's increasingly a necessity for most businesses
23 Mar 2020
Mozilla is beta testing its paid-for Firefox VPN service
virtual private network (VPN)

Mozilla is beta testing its paid-for Firefox VPN service

Users can sign up to be on the waiting list for the invite-only tool, available for $4.99 per month
19 Feb 2020
Iranian hackers infiltrated major VPN and remote systems for years
cyber warfare

Iranian hackers infiltrated major VPN and remote systems for years

Firms in the IT and telecoms industry among those targeted by a reconnaissance and information theft campaign
17 Feb 2020
How do you hide an IP address?
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virtual private network (VPN)

How do you hide an IP address?

We explain why you might want to hide your IP address and how to do it safely
24 Jul 2019
The secrets of VPNs for business
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Security

The secrets of VPNs for business

Secure access to your network isn’t something to be taken lightly
15 Feb 2019
Alternatives to using VPNs to connect your remote workers
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virtual private network (VPN)

Alternatives to using VPNs to connect your remote workers

A virtual private network is usually the go-to solution when it comes to remote connections, but other options may be more suitable
2 Oct 2018
IPVanish review: A very versatile and vibrant VPN
virtual private network (VPN)

IPVanish review: A very versatile and vibrant VPN

Slick and speedy, with in-depth options that techies will love, but note the lack of support for US Netflix
5 Sep 2018
Best free VPN apps
Software

Best free VPN apps

We roundup the best free VPN services for 2018 to help you browse anonymously
27 Jun 2018
How to turn a Raspberry Pi into a VPN server
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virtual private network (VPN)

How to turn a Raspberry Pi into a VPN server

A guide to building an encrypted connection to your home network from anywhere
29 May 2018
Opera kills off mobile VPN
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virtual private network (VPN)

Opera kills off mobile VPN

But the desktop version will remain available for now...
1 May 2018
McAfee snaps up TunnelBear VPN
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virtual private network (VPN)

McAfee snaps up TunnelBear VPN

The company will integrate the VPN service into its security offering
12 Mar 2018
Samsung Max is a privacy-centric browser with data saving
virtual private network (VPN)

Samsung Max is a privacy-centric browser with data saving

The VPN app compresses data and offers tips to reduce data drain
26 Feb 2018
Four steps to a successful server setup
Servers
Server & storage

Four steps to a successful server setup

Bear these essential points in mind when building or upgrading your infrastructure
22 Jan 2018
Apple pulls VPNs from the App Store
Connections on globe
Software

Apple pulls VPNs from the App Store

Apple removes VPNs from the Chinese store, while Russia makes them illegal
31 Jul 2017
Opera offers free VPN in its browser
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Opera offers free VPN in its browser

Opera believes you'd use a VPN if you knew enough about the internet
20 Sep 2016
What is a VPN?
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Network & Internet

What is a VPN?

And why should you care?
8 Sep 2016
TunnelBear review
virtual private network (VPN)

TunnelBear review

Cute, cheap and mostly effective, Tunnelbear suits individuals and micro-businesses
24 Aug 2016
Steganos Online Shield review
virtual private network (VPN)

Steganos Online Shield review

We encountered too many minor but annoying issues with Online Shield
24 Aug 2016
NordVPN review
virtual private network (VPN)

NordVPN review

NordVPN is great value and offers high levels of security and privacy
24 Aug 2016
Hide My Ass! review
virtual private network (VPN)

Hide My Ass! review

A huge range of servers and many security features makes Hide My Ass a fair choice
24 Aug 2016
F-Secure Freedome VPN review
virtual private network (VPN)

F-Secure Freedome VPN review

Easy to use, effective and reasonably priced, but lacks advanced settings
24 Aug 2016
CyberGhost review
virtual private network (VPN)

CyberGhost review

CyberGhost offers intermediate control, but it's expensive if you have multiple devices
24 Aug 2016