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Old 02-18-2020, 07:13 PM
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VPN encrypts your data at your computer, and sends the encrypted data to a remote location. If I had VPN my data would leave my computer, travel encrypted to a computer server in, for example, Las Vegas, Nevada, then go to the web site I searched for. So if I search Brownells for AR-15 parts nobody knows but me.

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the VPN service people can be trusted. and how do you determine that? the same way you determine if anybody can be trusted: when they prove they can't be trusted.
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