How to use pptp vpn on gnu/linux.
Select connection information
Show a pop up then click add
After clicking add in the second step a connection type option will appear and choose PPTP protocol (point to point tunneling protocol)
After you make sure you choose the PPTP protocol then click the create button
In the connection name column, type listvpn.net. the gateway column contents with the following ip address or hostname with the username and password that you have got when creating an account. Then click the advanced button
Make sure you have checked the options according to the image below. Then click Ok and click save.
Select the VPN Connection menu and make sure there is a VPN connection name that you created earlier then click
Make sure you have seen a notification like the picture below that you are connected to a VPN
How vpn works ?
In a simple VPN (virtual private network) in the user perspective can be interpreted services that can provide security and privacy that cannot be seen (anonymously) by outside parties when you are connected to the internet by connecting through what is called a VPN server.
Benefit of using vpn ?
VPN or Virtual Private Network is a connection from one network to another network that is connected privately via the internet. Called a Virtual Network, because this network system uses the internet as a direct link. Meanwhile, for the Private Network it is privacy.
Tips for choosing VPN server ?
Some VPN providers (paid VPN and free VPN) provide high VPN server specifications and configurations. For example, the VPN provider provides a VPN server with a speed of 55mbps. It will not be useful and you will not be able to feel the speed of the VPN server if your internet connection speed is only 10mbps.