This past July, I found myself looking for a way to test a web application from behind “the great firewall of China” (aka Golden Shield). The problem is that I can’t test that something works in China if I’m not in China. My first thought was to use Nord VPN to connect to a VPN …Continue reading "Hide My Ass VPN sucks for app testing"
I have been using Hamachi since first hearing about it on Security Now, over 10 years ago. Hamachi is a hosted virtual private network solution that can create links with devices that are behind NAT firewalls. Hamachi is able to do so by using server-assisted NAT traversal. I mostly use it to access virtual machines from outside of …Continue reading "Getting Hamachi working with the Raspberry Pi 3"