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Discussion in 'Introductions' started by mmezernack, May 22, 2011.

  1. mmezernack

    mmezernack Lurker
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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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  2. Martimus

    Martimus One bite at a time...

    Welcome to the Android Forums!

    A VPN is an encrypted tunnel designed to allow someone to connect into a remote computer network securely.
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  4. NightAngel79

    NightAngel79 Bounty Hunter

    Hello and Welcome!!
  5. mmezernack

    mmezernack Lurker
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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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