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So whats a VPN and why/how do I make it happen
« on: June 29, 2015, 01:56:25 am »
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Re: So whats a VPN and why/how do I make it happen
« Reply #1 on: June 29, 2015, 06:54:02 am »
Virtual Private Network.  It establishes a secure communication link between two machines (i.e. your laptop and a server).

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Re: So whats a VPN and why/how do I make it happen
« Reply #2 on: June 29, 2015, 07:09:27 am »
There's encryption involved..  that's what Bavis means by "secure"....   


And double passwording.

Sometimes you get a hard token with a changing password.

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Re: So whats a VPN and why/how do I make it happen
« Reply #3 on: June 29, 2015, 08:25:17 am »
VPN high security IP tunnels. you can get a Web proxy server to surf in private.
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Re: So whats a VPN and why/how do I make it happen
« Reply #4 on: June 29, 2015, 08:33:53 am »
often used in businesses to let their employees access their work network
while at home or on the road  :koolaid
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