With many governments working to restrict individual freedom and many more increasingly taking the liberty to perform Internet surveillance on citizens, virtual private network (VPN) services have become something of a necessity. For those who travel and/or live in countries such as Russia, China, Vietnam, Syria or Saudi Arabia, a VPN is often the only way to ensure one’s safety when researching, reporting, or discussing censored topics.
The article will explain Virtual Private Networks (VPNs), what they are, how they work, and suggest three of the best out there to help keep you safe online. Read on below to see our top picks. But for those who need a bit of information before getting started. Let us explain: