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Connect to LuxSci Even More Securely: Use our VPN

Wednesday, June 5th, 2013

Use of SSL and TLS provide a very high degree of security for access to LuxSci’s and other provider’s services. ┬áThis is especially true for WebMail with LuxSci’s use of an Extended Validation SSL Certificate that turns your browser bar green and helps ensure that you know that you are talking with us and not some malicious site.

However, for the very security and/or privacy conscious and those with compliance requirements (like HIPAA), a significant degree of improvement in security can be had by using VPN access in addition to SSL and TLS.

How is VPN Access+SSL better than just SSL?

VPN Access to your premium environment LuxSci services creates a secured tunnel (using IPSec) where all traffic travelling from your computer to LuxSci’s servers is encrypted in transit … no matter what kind of traffic it is or what protocol it is for. ┬áThis means:

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