[FoRK] Recommendations for a reliable subscription-based SSL VPN or proxy service for "secure, portable, virtual" office?

Ben (B.K.) DeLong bkdelong at pobox.com
Fri Dec 28 21:48:28 PST 2012


Whatever network I am on (work, guest etc) can view the sites I go to,
servers I visit etc. even if the traffic is encrypted. Traffic
analysis is a PITA but getting easier thanks to big data...I want the
vpn or other means to mask,all traffic w/o having to TOR it.

On Dec 28, 2012 8:44 PM, "Lucas Gonze" <lucas.gonze at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> How does true crypt on Dropbox fall short, BK?
>
> On Wednesday, December 26, 2012, Ben (B.K.) DeLong wrote:
>>
>> Hi all -
>>
>> Hope everyone had/is having an enjoyable holiday break. I'm at my new
>> gig and thinking about being more vigilant regarding the separation of
>> personal life and work technologically. Any access of personal files
>> or activities, while at work, is done via a Portable Apps setup
>> through a Mountable TrueCrypt drive stored on DropBox.
>>
>> It syncs regularly and while most of the activity is over SSL, I'd
>> like to ensure any and all activity being done from those particular
>> applications are done either over an encrypted hosted VPN or (if I
>> must) a hosted virtual machine that I can VPN/remote into from work.
>>
>> I'm not trying to be surreptitious here at my new job, but at the same
>> time, I've been trying to find the sweet-spot to this "secure,
>> portable, backed-up virtual office" solution for a while and the VPN
>> or Virtual machine setup is my last piece.
>>
>> I'm looking for something that's no more than $10-$30 a month. But I
>> am open to alternatives if I replace the dropbox solution.
>>
>> Many thanks in advance for thoughts. I'll share what I come up with.
>>
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>>
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