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VPN

abbr.
virtual private network

VPN

abbreviation for
(Computer Science) virtual private network: a network that uses the internet to transfer information using secure methods
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Predictably, people turned to VPNs to evade the censorship, which resulted in a VPN ban.
VPNs are extremely precautious about their server uptime because every disturbance in server availability makes it impossible for users to connect via that particular region.
These include business VPNs, direct interconnection, and the open Internet.
Beyond research purposes, many people use VPNs to circumvent eavesdropping on their internet activity that may occur in their country or to bypass restrictions on content in their country, such as a sporting event that may be blacked out in their location.
There are several providers out there fromExpressVPNandPure VPNtoTunnelBearandIPVanish(check out our round up ofthe best VPNs for 2018).
VPNs only encrypt your data between two points, which is usually your computer or smartphone on one end and another computer on the other.
VoidSec tested a total of 70 VPNs thus far and found that 16 of them leak data via this known WebRTC bug.
A VPN is a private, secure and encrypted connection to another network over the Internet.
There are VPNs that can fool Netflix, but they are rare and there are no guarantees these services will outsmart Netflix forever.
Talking to Emarat Al Youm, the TRA clarified that using VPNs is allowed in UAE by businesses and regular consumers - if used for legal purposes.
The use of VPNs has come under the spotlight again following the recent ban on Skype in the UAE.
A popular use of VPNs in Russia is to circumvent blocked content online by rerouting one's connection through a completely different originating country.