We now have some US servers that we are experimenting with! Our European customers were commenting on how they were not getting ideal speeds from our existing US servers so we have obtained two servers located on the East Coast of the US coupled with premium bandwidth to see how this works out. […]
We are reconfiguring our L2TP server to PPTP connection for support for mobile devices. As such over the next 48 hours there will be some intermittent connectivity with L2TP and US Surfing Streaming as the server is brought down for reinstall and reconfiguration. The US-SurfingStreaming service lies on the same server and therefore […]
What is FireSheep? Firesheep is a new Firefox plugin that makes it easy for someone to hijack your social network connections (for e.g. Facebook/Twitter) over a public unsecured WIFI connection. It does this by ‘sniffing’ for your cookies and captures your authentication information for accounts it sees, allowing the ‘hacker’ to hijack the […]
There will be a short 1 hour maintenance on US-SurfingStreaming to add firewall bypass capability to the US-SurfingStreaming server. This will happen from 10PM-11PM GMT+8 on the 28th October 2010 (today). During this time, you may have difficulties connecting to this configuration until all works have been completed.
Our server configurations have been updated and we have added a Canada-SurfingStreaming server and a TCP443 server (for firewall bypass). Installation instructions for these configurations have been updated as well. You can obtain the latest configuration files by: Registering for a forum account here (skip this step if you already have a support […]
Many people have asked us to implement PPTP VPNs due to its native support for IPhones/IPods. However we have remained reluctant to do so for administrative and also security issues. It appears now however for those of you with a jailbroken IPhone/IPod, you can try using GuizmOVPN which seems to have a nice […]
US-SurfingStreaming has been updated with the details of the new server. Old server will remain active until end of the month but have removed it from the configuration. The new configuration file is available here (assuming you properly applied for support access in our forums). You only need to update US-SurfingStreaming.ovpn.