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The VPNBook is a virtual private network service that uses encrypted connection to mask original IP addresses during online surfing and peer to peer share.[1] ZeroPaid listed it as Number 1 on its list of Top Five Free VPN Services,[2] and on the PC Magazine review VPNBook received four out of five stars and it was depicted as having "decent performance".[3]

The service requires relatively small open VPN software to run, like OpenVPN. There is minimal variety of geographic locations. Available servers include the United States, United Kingdom and Romania.[4] VPNBook is often used to bypass some governmental restrictions.[5][6]


The client is distributed with an executable installer for Windows, Max OS X and Ubuntu operating system. The profile files is available on VPNBook website to login into VPN client. For iPad and Android operating system OpenVPN Connect application can be downloaded from Apple App Store and Google Play store. Unzip the certificate bundles and can be connected to VPNBook server through server profile information.


The software is installed on a separate operating system, which provides the protocol stack, file system, process scheduling and other features needed by the product.[7] It is available for Windows 7, XP, Mac OS X, Ubuntu, iPad and Android.


  1. ^ "7 способов зайти на заблокированные сайты с ПК, смартфона и планшета". Retrieved 15 March 2014. 
  2. ^ Top 5 Free VPN ServicesZeroPaid.com
  3. ^ VPNBook″, a PC Magazine review.
  4. ^ Free VPNVPNBook.com
  5. ^ Free OpenVPN AccountVPNBook.com
  6. ^ Young Yang. 100+ Free Tools For You To Access Blocked Sites. ISBN 1623145856. 
  7. ^ Junaid Ahmad (August 15, 2013). "How to Setup VPN in Windows 7 using VpnBook". Hackstoday. Retrieved 15 March 2014. 

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