A VPN is an awesome privacy tool and is simple to set up and use. Sure, there’s a lot of tech stuff under the hood, but most VPNs come with an easy-to-use interface that does all the hard work for you.

Do you know your AES from your WEP?

That said, there is a lot of VPN jargon floating around. Sometimes a VPN service will try and bamboozle you with fancy tech talk in the hope that you’ll be impressed enough with all the big fancy words that you rush to make a purchase.

But before you jump in head first, why not familiarize yourself with the most common VPN buzzwords? TurnOnVPN has produced this handy VPN cheat sheet, so if you find yourself in a jungle of tech jargon, you can claw your way back to regular-speak safety.


Do you have burning VPN questions, but you don’t know who to ask? TurnOnVPN surveyed a group of people looking for VPNs and compiled an FAQ based on all their questions.

Have a look through, see if your question is there. If not, why not contact TurnOnVPN directly at info@turnonvpn.org?

Whether you have a question or concern, our team of VPN experts is happy to help individuals and press alike. We’re a not for profit organization so you can be sure you’re getting the best, and impartial, advice.

Do you have any burning VPN questions? Email us or ask in the comments below, and we’ll answer them for you!