1. GipsyD

    Registering Pastel Partner as a workstation over a VPN?

    Recently, I've been asked to create a VPN server using Windows Server 2016. The VPN is created, and all users can log in using their allocated usernames and passwords. Now, I've been told that I need to register our workstations onto Pastel via the VPN. I can see the shared drives via the VPN...
  2. D

    Which VPN are you using? What's the pricing?

    Hi guys I am looking to get a VPN to use for gaming, streaming region-locked stuff etc. Just wanted to know if you can suggest any. If you are using a VPN for gaming. What ping do you get for gaming? Which games do you play? Please drop your stats and advice
  3. JRJakkals

    Vodacom 4GDongle \Fibre blocks L2TP VPN

    Hi Everybody Today I had a strange problem. I tried to connect to my clients VPN server on the Vodacom network using a 4G Dongle and Vodacom Fibre network, but it doesnt want to connect. Then I tested on MTN Dongle and Fixed LTE and it works and connects 100% I can understand the Vodacom Fibre...
  4. S

    VPN Service

    I am doing some market research and want to know who would be interested in a VPN service if my prices will be competitive compared to say NordVPN, ExpressVPN, PrivateAccess, etc... offering the same service as they do just better pricing and will then support a local VPN Business instead...
  5. JRJakkals

    Mikrotik - Enable Split Tunnel on L2TP VPN

    Hi Experts How do I enable Split Tunneling on Mikrotik. I have implemented L2TP VPN, no pre-shared key
  6. JRJakkals

    LTE Router + Mikrotik VPN PPTP Server Help

    Hello Experts I have a LTE Huawei B612 Router and a Mikrotik rb951ui-2hnd. Connected Mikrotik to LTE router WAN port and notebook connected to LAN port. I only want to use the Mikrotik as a VPN PPTP server (yes I know its not secure), but the LTE doesnt allow me to setup L2TP. I can access the...
  7. hostingbarn


    Hey folks, Just to introduce our company (Hostingbarn). We are a small hosting provider located in Buffalo City / East London. We offer high quality hosting, affordable domain names and decent VPN connections. Our VPN connections have military grade encryption and we keep no logs. We have...
  8. S

    VPNs now limited to 1Mbps?

    Seems that rain are now restricting VPN connections to 1Mbps. I guess this is to prevent users from circumnavigating streaming restrictions. I guess that's fair enough, but it does make the assumption that this is the only reason to use a VPN on rain. Some of us use it for general privacy and...
  9. T

    VPN on PPPoE Connection

    I am hoping that someone might be able to assist me. I tried to search for a thread regarding this but could not find anything. I am with Cool Ideas, using SADV(VUMA) infrastructure. My connection type is PPPoE. I subscribed to Express VPN with the goal to be able to stream US Netflix / Hulu...
  10. capek

    Rain 5G Standard + VPN: Download Speed Drops by 90%

    I have ordered the Rain Unlimited Home 5G Standard package and also get 30 MB/s Download speed in Cape Town City Bowl. However, when connecting via a VPN (NordVPN) to their nearest server in South Africa, speed drops to 2-3 MB/s which is not what I should get. Usually, the speed drops bei 10-30%...
  11. Savy561

    Need advice for accessing geo blocked streaming and your personal streaming setup services

    I am looking for the best way to give my entire household the most expansive streaming experience possible. The household is a big fan of anime and apart from crunchyroll and Netflix, most anime content is not available is South Africa. My current setup is 3 ps4's for streaming and gaming with...
  12. Z

    VPN clients in South Africa.

    Hi All. I hope this reaches as many Security specialists as possible and whe the it does, I hope you are doing well. I am aspiring Network Security Specialist, currently studying for NSE4. I have come to realize that most of not all Security measurements are either European or American based...
  13. Savy561

    Is a VPN necessary for torrenting in SA?

    Hi all, I torrent a lot of content that is geo blocked such as anime that is not available locally. Now I know South Africa doesn't crack down on torrenting but I currently have fibre with supersonic on the vumatel infrastructure and for the past year my public ip address has remained static and...
  14. C

    Best VPN to use in 2020?

    Hi, I would like to know what VPN's people are using in SA? What speeds are you getting? Are you able to watch Netflix, Hulu, BBC player etc?
  15. Bryn

    PSA: 12 months of VyprVPN for ~$11.47

    If you're still struggling with international connectivity due to cable breaks, travel a lot, use public WiFi regularly or just want a VPN on hand, the latest Humble Bundle includes a year of VyprVPN in the middle tier: https://www.humblebundle.com/software/pc-essentials-software It's...
  16. ethan

    Azure VPN can't connect

    Hi, I recently spun up a VM for me via Microsoft Azure portal. I am using the VM as a primary workstation because of resource limitations on our office thin client PC's. The VPN fails to connect using PPTP (via Azure VM). My home office PC connects to the office VPN via PPTP without hassles...
  17. No Chill

    Opening ports for softether?

    After tons of pure pain I managed to get a Softether server up and running, but now I can't seem to get this onto the internet. Port checker shows that the ports are closed, and I have no idea what ports to enter on my router. I've messed around for a long time and ports still show up as closed...
  18. Bresder

    Has anyone used a VPN in South Africa?

    I'm looking for a VPN to use or not sure if I should use one. Does it matter which device I use?
  19. joshtech7

    Has anyone used "Pocket deal"?

    I've discovered the site (http://pocketdeal.co.za) and was curious to know whether anyone had come across it before... If you have, i just have a few questions... is it true you can watch movies and series for free? and can the Pocket Deal Android Box be configured to watch DSTV & Supersport...
  20. K

    Anybody using VPN provider Surfshark?

    I'm currently looking for a vpn to commit long-term, as my last subscription just ended. Saw this particular provider mentioned in a lot of websites as this year's best newcomer. The price seems really good. Maybe somebody is using it and could comment on speed, connection? Does it work with...