Tag: VPN

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Windows security updates lead to VPN problems

Windows security updates lead to VPN problems

Microsoft indicates that March security updates for Windows 11, 10 and various Windows Server versions are breaking VPN connections. The company is working hard to fix these problems. According to Microsoft, the recent April 2024 security and April 2024 non-security preview updates are causing p... Read more

date22 days ago
Cisco warns of brute-force attacks on VPN and SSH applications

Cisco warns of brute-force attacks on VPN and SSH applications

Cisco security specialists are warning of brute-force attacks on VPN and SSH applications for their own devices, as well as those from CheckPoint, Fortinet, SonicWall and Ubiquiti. The attacks focus on stealing login credentials and may have links to previous recent attack attempts. Cisco Talos ... Read more

date1 month ago
VPNs European companies abused: suspected Chinese hackers

VPNs European companies abused: suspected Chinese hackers

Hackers exploit critical vulnerabilities worldwide to gain control of Ivanti VPN appliances. Compromised VPNs are in Germany, the United Kingdom, Italy, and the Netherlands. That's according to new figures from security company Censys. On Jan. 10, Ivanti announced that its product had vulnerabil... Read more

date4 months ago
Patch Tuesday Windows 11 update causes VPN speed issues

Patch Tuesday Windows 11 update causes VPN speed issues

The recent mandatory cumulative Patch Tuesday update for Windows 11 may be causing speed issues with L2TP/IPsec VPN connections. Microsoft says it is currently investigating the problem. End users may be experiencing speed issues with their L2TP/IPsec VPN connections after the recent cumulative ... Read more

date1 year ago
Google expands security features for all Google One plans

Google expands security features for all Google One plans

Google One is also making the VPN service available to every user. Previously, the VPN service was only accessible to those with the 2-terabyte Platinum Google One plan or above. In addition to VPN, Google is introducing a "dark web report" feature in the U.S. to help users protect their persona... Read more

date1 year ago
AWS wants to replace VPNs with Verified Access

AWS wants to replace VPNs with Verified Access

AWS introduced Verified Access. The service allows users to set conditions that devices must meet to access applications. AWS positions Verified Access as a more effective alternative to virtual private networks (VPNs). During the announcement, the tech giant pointed out the disadvantages of VPN... Read more

date1 year ago
Windows 11 may get a VPN indicator in the taskbar

Windows 11 may get a VPN indicator in the taskbar

Windows 11 may soon have a system tray indicator that alerts you whether your machine is linked to a VPN, allowing users who want to surf secretly to verify they are connected. When you connect to a VPN server, your Internet connections flow through the provider's IP addresses, keeping the websi... Read more

date1 year ago
Google Play plans to ban Android VPN apps that block ads

Google Play plans to ban Android VPN apps that block ads

Google will prevent Android VPN apps listed on the Play Store from tampering with or restricting advertising beginning in November. The shift may cause issues for privacy applications. The revised Google Play policy, which was revealed last month, will go into force on November 1. It specifies t... Read more

date2 years ago
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