VPN on Router
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A virtual private network, or VPN, is an encrypted connection over the Internet from a device to a network. The encrypted connection helps ensure that sensitive data is safely transmitted.
Everyone should get a secure and private access to the Internet.
GL.iNet routers support the following 30+ popular commercial OpenVPN and WireGuard VPN services. You can simply drag and drop your vpn files to activate the VPN function once you acquire the subscription of any of the below VPN service providers.
Personal Data Privacy
The VPN service can apply to a wide selection of devices via our router, not just laptops, phones and tablets, but also gaming consoles, TVs, and streaming devices. Your data will be protected when use VPN to secure data transmission over wireless or wired connections. You can even customize your VPN policies to gain flexible protection on certain vital devices.
Unrestricted Access Worldwide
Accessing to some sites may be confined by one’s location. For example, visiting a British soap operas streaming site, you may be able to enjoy those episodes only if you were situated in any part of Britain. With the VPN service enabled, you can unblock any site(s) where necessary. Connecting to our server, you will be assigned a new IP for surfing the internet or visiting sites which are supposed to have perished within your sight.
Small Business Data Security
Nowadays, we can work on co-working spaces or cafes by accessing the free wireless network. However, many cybersecurity experts confirm that public Wi-Fi is dangerous, because cyber crimes can attack users wirelessly. Enable the VPN service on our travel routers wherever you go, you can work in a secure network.
Secure Payment Infrastructure
Small retail business owners need to deal with credential info for customers to ensure payment safety when they are doing business onsite. POS machine can upload credit card info with VPN channel via router with VPN service enabled.
Why use a VPN?
VPN stands for Virtual Private Network. This allows you to create a secure connection to another network via the internet. VPNs can be used to access websites restricted in certain regions or countries. As well as shield your browsing activities form prying eyes on public Wi-Fi. Originally created to allow you to access business networks from home. Reasons to use a VPN may be:
- Bypass geographic restrictions on websites, streaming audio or video content from other parts of the world.
- Watch streaming services such as Netflix and Hulu.
- Protect yourself from hackers or snoopers when using untrustworthy Wi-Fi hotspots.
- Gain at least some anonymity online by hiding your true location.
Why use a VPN Router?
VPN routers can be used as a normal router, with the difference that the VPN Client software is installed on it. This allows every device connected to the router is therefore protected by the VPN. This allows you to protect multiple devices at once (not just a single device using a VPN). It works perfectly for families or for business for that extra layer of security.
GL.iNet produces industry leading routers and networking devices, allowing the our customers to connect to the internet securely and privately. With this in mind, we taken steps to ensure our routers support 30+ popular commercial OpenVPN and WireGuard VPN services. Allows customers the freedom to choose the VPN service they want. Our routers interface and setup is easy, ideal for business, travel or home use. You can simply drag and drop your vpn files to activate the VPN function once you acquire the subscription to a VPN service of your choice.