Category: VPN

PPTP vs. IPSec vs. OpenVPN – What are the differences?

  • 19th Jun, 2018

The most widely used VPN protocols are PPTP, IPSec and OpenVPN. We are being asked about the differences between these protocols almost every day. This article is meant to help shed some light on the situation and offer a comparison between the VPN protocols without getting too technical. Let's go!...

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Easy fix for the WPA2 flaw that threatens Wi-Fi security

  • 17th Oct, 2017

Belgian scientists have found a critical flaw in the WPA2 encryption standard which is being used by pretty much every Wi-Fi network. Due to the severity of this discovery, it even made it to the mainstream media headlines: BBC, Wired. The so-called "Krack" attack targets new connections during their initialization...

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Interview with Shellfire VPN CEO Florian on

Florian, one of the CEOs of Shellfire, gave an interesting interview to The interviewer, Ditsa Keren, asked him a bunch of tough questions about Shellfire VPN, data security, our fight against surveillance and the Shellfire Box crowdfunding campaign. Check out the entire interview to learn what Florian had to...

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Tutorial – Connecting the Shellfire Box to a Wifi Hotspot

  • 13th Dec, 2016

In order to connect to the internet, the Shellfire Box normally requires a wired internet connection. The built-in wifi chip can then be used to connect any wireless device to the Shellfire Box. Thanks to the large amount of feedback we received from you, we have now learned that many...

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