Last updated on February 7th, 2017 at 10:20 am
Meeting Barracuda is a huge problem not only in the sea but on your iPad as well. Because Barracuda is not only a big, ferocious, and opportunistic predator, who relies on surprise and short bursts of speed (up to 27 mph (43 km/h) to overtake their prey. This is also a very annoying web filter that does not let to access some of your favorite websites. The Barracuda web filter was created by Barracuda Networks, American online security company which was founded in 2003 by Dean Drako, along with Michael Perone and Zach Levow. After introducing its first product called Barracuda Spam and Virus Firewall, several products appeared as well. Among them email archivers, backup software, and web filters.
Is it possible to avoid Barracuda web filter on your iPad?
Yes, it is possible to bypass it using simple and secure technology like vpn solution.
VPN protects your privacy and make your safe and free on-line. By principle, VPN technology connects two individual private networks to a public network such as the Internet. The VPN tunnel encrypts all the traffic and hides your real IP address and geo-location, allowing you to visit sites anonymously. Once you sign-up with your VPN account, the VPN server will assign a new IP address for you. In some cases, you may have a new IP address every time you connect online. With VPN, you can also unblock sites that are blocked in your country.
To avoid Barracuda on iPad you need to make a vpn connection on your iOS device.
This is very simple and will take you only a few minutes.
To make a new vpn connection in your iOS device you need to do the next:
- 1. Go to Settings > General > VPN
- 2. Click Add VPN Configuration
- 3. Choose PPTP VPN and enter you VPN account data. You will receive your VPN server, username and password in the e-mail
Server address must be exactly as in your account data (without http://, www or any other symbols)
- 4. Save your VPN configuration. Once you have created VPN connection you can switch it ON and OFF on the main settings screen
Once you have created vpn connection you can switch it on and off on the main settings screen.