A virtual private network (VPN) extends a private network across a public network, such as the Internet. It enables a computer to send and receive data across shared or public networks as if it is directly connected to the private network, while benefiting from the functionality, security and management policies of the private network. A VPN is created by establishing a virtual point-to-point connection through the use of dedicated connections, virtual tunneling protocols, or traffic encryptions.A virtual private network connection across the Internet is similar to a wide area network (WAN) link between sites.
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    … males ages 18-34. Also, that’s only if your ISP or wireless provider engages in selling your data. Most large ISPs have voluntarily promised not to sell your internet history. If you’re still unsure about your history being sold you could always use a Virtual Private Network or VPN. A VPN is basically a tunnel that goes through your ISP’s connection…

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    … Experts say taking just one backup of your digital devices – that too on the occasion of World Backup Day – just isn’t enough to safeguard all the precious memories you have saved on those devices. You use your smartphone, tablet, digital camera, laptop, etc to create and store irreplaceable memories every day. Ever thought what a disaster…

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