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What is HMAC SHA-384? VPN authentication explained

April 24th, 2019 in Articles & News

We explain what “HMAC SHA-384” means and how it contributes to a safe VPN. Unless users understand what these technical terms mean, they cannot make an informed decision. Virtual private networks like to use a lot of acronyms and technical jargon to describe their security. We are guilty of it as well. On our security […]

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What is HMAC SHA-384? VPN authentication explained

April 24th, 2019 in Articles & News
We explain what “HMAC SHA-384” means and how it contributes to a safe VPN. Unless users understand what these techni...
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Why HTTPS alone won’t keep you safe on public WiFi

April 5th, 2019 in Privacy & Security
Most websites now use HTTPS to encrypt your connection and add an additional layer of protection to your data. But if yo...
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What does the EU’s Article 13 mean for the Internet?

March 27th, 2019 in Articles & News
The European Parliament passed a new copyright directive containing the controversial Article 13, the so-called “meme ...
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Introducing our new VPN servers in Russia

March 13th, 2019 in Service Updates
Russia is the 32nd country to join the ProtonVPN network. These servers will offer secure and private Internet access to...
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Introducing Kill Switch for macOS VPN

March 12th, 2019 in Service Updates
The latest update for our macOS app implements a firewall-based Kill Switch to keep your data safe even if you are disco...
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Using VPN servers in high-risk countries

March 6th, 2019 in Privacy & Security
As part of our mission to make a secure and private Internet available to all, ProtonVPN will have to add servers in cou...

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