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    Im new to this so please bear with my ignorance concerning all things computer/smartphone. I am looking to learn about vpn's. Could someone please explain what it is in laymans terms? And how an individual can benefit from it? Any info is appreciated.
     

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    A VPN is an encrypted tunnel designed to allow someone to connect into a remote computer network securely.
     
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    Thank you for your reply. Is it something an individual would/could set up on a single phone to be able to transmit personal info securely, like shopping or banking online?
     

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