Category: vpn

Vpn Restrictions Around The World Update

There is an ongoing effort by some countries to restrict of prohibit the use of VPN services.  At VPNaccounts.com we strive to stay informed on these restrictions so that we can alert you when there are changes to existing laws. Knowing where a country you plan to visit for work or a vacation stands on…




Is Speed The Most Important Quality Of A Vpn?

There are many reasons why someone would choose to use a VPN. These can include more Internet security, the ability to bypass geographical restrictions of content, and affordability. What is most important to those who use a VPN for Internet browsing? A new survey indicates that an overwhelming number of individuals choose their VPN provider…




Why A Vpn Is More Important Than Ever

Online privacy remains a concern in 2018. You might not hear as much about VPNs in the news as you used to, but using a VPN today might be more important than it has ever been. ISPs in the US have been given free reign to sell the private data of users thanks to a…




Using The Wrong Vpn Can Be Dangerous

Quite a few people understand the benefits of using a VPN. What many of them might not know is that choosing the wrong VPN can be even worse than using no VPN at all. Some services may increase your exposure to security threats. Here are some important things to consider when choosing your VPN provider….




WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT YOUR VPN AND CRYPTOCURRENCY

Are you familiar with Bitcoin? Ethereum? How about Ripple? Anyone that has access to the Internet or television news channels would find it hard to avoid discussions of digital assets. Hailed as an anonymous way to conduct financial transactions, cryptocurrencies have taken the world by storm. Those who buy them or trade them on exchanges…




Hotspot Shield Flaw puts VPN users at Risk

You just can’t be too careful these days when choosing your VPN provider. In early February of 2018 it was revealed that a security glitch in the popular HotSpot Shield platform was capable of releasing user locations and IP addresses. The flaw was exposed by a security researcher named Paulos Yibelo. HotSpot Shield claims it…




US LAWMAKERS CREATE A VPN STAMPEDE : Online Privacy Bill

The US House of Representatives dealt Internet privacy in the United States a harsh blow on March 28, 2017. Lawmakers voted to eliminate rules for the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) that prohibit an ISP from selling the browsing histories of users. Under the new legislation, an ISP can sell browsing preferences and data to third…




Why did the UAE Ban VPN ?

When the UAE announced recent amendments to a cybercrime bill passed in 2012, many expatriates and others living and working in the region were reasonably concerned. One amendment effectively banned the use of VPNs in the UAE. Many people who rely on a VPN to use Skype, make VoIP calls, or watch television programming from…




Cyberroam with a VPN

Do you remember when you got your license to drive and the first car you owned? That has to be one of the most exciting periods of a person’s life. Nothing says real freedom like roaming on the open road. Using a VPN to cyberroam the Internet is a lot like that. You can visit…




Stop! You Don’t Need A Vpn Client For Windows!

If you happen to search Google or Bing for “VPN” don’t be surprised if some of the results that come back lead you to sites that promise free VPN service in exchange for downloading a software client that will allow you to run the provider’s VPN on your Windows computer. You may also encounter the…