Category: Tutorials

Learn how to use VPN technology to your advantage. This section features state-of-the-art VPN How-To guides and tutorials

How to Backup your Computer, Mac OSX & iOS Edition

A proper backup strategy is an important part of your security strategy. Here on VPN Creative we usually talk mostly about how to mitigate risks related to online security and Internet privacy. However, if you fall pray for hackers, virus, or force majeure, you may find yourself in a situation where you need to restore […]

How To Improve VPN Speed and Performance

A lot of people love the idea of using a VPN to protect their privacy online, but actually sticking to it is a whole other job entirely. Although they’re great for keeping your identity under wraps while browsing notoriously data-hungry sits like Google and Facebook, most VPNs are also a burden on internet connections. They […]

How to Set Up a VPN for Streaming

Often, one of the most asked about features when setting up a Virtual Private Network (VPN) is “what can I stream with it?”. As Netflix claims it will begin the process of cracking down on VPNs for streaming purposes, we at VPN Creative thought this was a better time than ever to publish the quintessential […]

How to Check for VPN Leaks

VPN leaks can undermine the main purpose of using a VPN – to keep users anonymous and safe from monitoring and digital snooping practices. Some users have reported that their IP address is being leaked even with their VPN service is actively running. Such a security flaw involves the system you are using and it […]

How to Get Started With Your First VPN

In the world of virtual private networks, things can get a bit confusing. With terminology flying around like “proxy”, “SSH”, and “tunneling”, how do you know what you need to get started with your very first VPN connection? Well, fear not fellow privacy warrior, because here at VPN Creative we’re going to give you everything […]

How to Secure Yourself Against CryptoLocker

When we first reported on the now infamous malware CryptoLocker in September of 2013, the virus had only made its way onto a few thousand machines across the entire globe. Now the infection is spreading faster than ever, with the holiday season coming to a close and thousands of UPS and FedEx customers being unwittingly tricked […]

Top Countries to Trust With Your Traffic

With startups like Syme opening up server farms outside of US jurisdiction, and longtime search giants Google and Yahoo talking about taking their terabytes offshore, the impact the NSA leaks will have on the American economy in the coming years is unquestionable. For about two months after the first mention of the PRISM program, companies […]

Sony Changes TOS for PS4 on Launch Day, Records User Info

Although the majority of our stories here at VPNCreative revolve around keeping you safe on your desktop, laptops, tablets and phones, they aren’t the only devices you need to lock down in these trying and uncertain times of modern mass surveillance. Just hours after launching the PS4 to millions of eager customers worldwide, Sony has […]