Getting around censorship in China is a never-ending battle and the Great Firewall is constantly evolving. These are some of the VPN protocols that are still working in China.
VPNs are being mass-blocked in China. Does the VPN blocking in China affect you? Here are some tips that might come handy.
Here is an up to date list of Free VPN providers we tested out
VPN Service Description JustFreeVPN Service is yet another Free VPN Provider which touts its 3 servers, in different locations, one in the U.S, another one in Canada and a latter in UK. While the description on their homepage states that they provide (the) ”fastest and most reliable FREE VPN Connection” our speed tests show a […]
VPN Service Description VPNBook Free VPN Service describes itself as a privacy-oriented provider, using services designed with the latest and most advanced crypto techniques ”to keep you safe on the Internet from the prying eyes and hackers”. The VPN Service seems anonymous according to domain whois and claims to be based in Switzerland. UPDATE (11/03/2013): […]
VPN Service Description freevpnhosting.com is a Free VPN service, as their name provides, that touts itself as being the ”world’s most trusted (…) and secure” Free VPN Provider. The service doesn’t seem to belong to a registered company, but it is rather maintained by an individual from Hong Kong, according to domain whois data. Features Free VPN […]
We all love free stuff. But when it comes to services, such as hosting, IT support, or VPN services – we can most likely agree that you get what you pay for. Hence VPN accounts are no exception. Here are some of the advantages/disadvantages of both free and paid VPN services 1. VPN Protocols Most […]
Setting up a VPN connection on Apple’s Mac OS X is a straight forward process. The Operating system has built-in support for all the major VPN protocols and it can also provide detailed traffic statistics for each connection. This guide was developed using Mac OS X 10.5 “Leopard” but it applies to all current OS […]
There are several VPN providers out there and while their offers are pretty much in the same lanes as everybody else’s, there are some consideration and features that make some of those services stand out from the crowd. The following check list enumerates the top 5 features to look for when choosing your provider.
Low-end (cheap) VPS accounts are very popular nowadays and one of the reason is that people use them for personal VPN purposes.
There are some advantages on using a personal PPTP VPN server
Most VPN providers offer both TCP and UDP connections to their VPN servers. But which of the two protocols is better for you? Here is a comparison. TCP VPN pros: a TCP connection is more reliable: after a TCP packet is sent, an ACK packet is received as a reply to confirm acknowledgement. But it’s […]
According to security researchers, PPTP VPN which utilize MS-CHAP V2 to authenticate users is insecure