VPN Tips

The VPN industry is always changing. There are new safety features being introduced in VPN softwares, new settings to adjust and security risks threatening your online anonymity. That’s why we keep up with the latest VPN tips, news and tutorials. That way, you can stay informed and protected.

How to Configure a VPN for Torrents

VPN configuration for torrenting

Many users make the mistake of getting a Virtual Private Network and start downloading torrents immediately. But sometimes, the default configuration of the VPN software is not the most appropriate…

Can Your VPN be Detected?

Detecting a VPN

A VPN is a wonderful tool that allows users to hide from several kinds of entities. Many users encrypt their connections with a VPN because they want to protect their…

The Kill Switch for Torrenting

The importance of the Kill Switch feature for torrenting

On the surface, if your VPN disconnects while you are torrenting, it shouldn’t be a big deal. But, as always, it’s not that simple. If you are using a VPN…

What is The Purpose of a Double VPN?

Two VPN servers doubling the encryption

A VPN service can help protect your identity, browsing habits, and torrenting activity from snooping eyes. However, there is a similar form of protection that some users are starting to…

The NordVPN CyberSec Feature

NordVPN's CyberSec feature

As you know, a VPN helps keep your online activity completely hidden. Your IP address gets masked behind a secure server and all data gets transmitted. While these services are…

What is VPN Port Forwarding?

Definition of VPN port forwarding

Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) are commonly used when torrenting or remotely accessing your home network. They also include a wide variety of options and settings, depending on the VPN service…

NordVPN SOCKS5 Proxy and uTorrent

Setting NordVPN socks5 proxy in uTorrent

Besides offering a VPN, NordVPN also has a list of SOCKS5 Proxy servers that are useful for activities like torrenting and P2P. We made it clear in the past that…

VPN Keeps Disconnecting

The VPN keeps disconnecting

A VPN can be very useful, but if the connection isn’t properly established, it can be very frustrating. If you are trying to hide your identity, it can go beyond…

Torrenting With Split Tunneling

Torrenting with the split tunnel feature

Some VPN providers are adding the Split Tunneling feature to their software, which can actually be useful in a few situations. But what about Torrenting? Is this tool an advantage…