VPN's are Internet Snake Oil

Feb. 8, 6:00 PM - Feb. 8, 7:00 PM

On February 8th, we look forward to hearing from James Troutman.
VPNs are Internet Snake Oil

His presentation covers:
❖ History lesson on “snake oil” & VPNs.
❖ Why people may want to hide their identity online
❖ What a commercial Virtual Private Network (VPN) service can and cannot do for you.
❖ The surveillance problem in your pocket.
❖ Beyond VPNs: Recommendations to help limit online tracking and
surveillance, for various levels of paranoia.

James helps run a regional Internet Exchange in Maine (NNENIX.NET) and is President of IMA, a consulting firm focused on helping ISPs build Internet and broadband infrastructure.

How To Register

  • Contact Organization: ISC2
  • Host / Event Website: https://www.isc2mainechapter.org/
  • Event Link: meet.google.com/oee-jtdd-biv
  • Contact Person: Justin LaFontaine
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