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I was recently discussing the UAE blocking VPN services and wondered how an SSL VPN connection, running on port 443 would look any different from a website streaming large files over HTTPS? They both would use the same protocol, so even DPI would only result show encrypted traffic over SSL. Therefor what differentiates a VPN over SSL from regular web traffic over SSL, and how would a MIM detect and enforce against the difference?