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There are some tricky javascript techniques that can be used to pickup the user's private IP address. See https://stackoverflow.com/questions/20194722/can-you-get-a-users-local-lan-ip-address-via-javascript for information on some of these. If Bob clicks the link, and the page loads in his browser - then javascript on this page can pickup his private IP and ...


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A VPN acts as an encrypted tunnel and protects the confidentiality and integrity of data between your computer and the VPN server. It removes your router, ISP, and any other middle-man on your end of the connection from the list of components that need to be trusted. This helps protect against ISP snooping, attacks over insecure wireless networks (public Wi-...


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VPN Although your whole company no longer uses a VPN; you can still use a VPN. You can provision a VPN that is only used for this scenario: Create a VPN server (plenty out there to choose from) Connect the destination database server to that VPN as a client Configure each company user to that VPN as a client Each company user connects to the VPN when they ...


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No, as long as you do not import their CA into your trusted store. The browser is likely unaware of the VPN tunnel and will continue to make and verify secure connections as normal.


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In general, TLS MiTM can replace one self signed cert with another and then see all your traffic. When you click through the error for a self-signed certificate and connect to the HTTPS server regardless, unless you have viewed the certificate hash (fingerprint) or the public key's hash (fingerprint) and verified it is the same value as last time (when you ...


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The best solution for this problem would be renting a cloud server and host your applications on their site as you don't need to expose your home network and are personally secure if the server got hacked in some way. If you still would like to host it local I would suggest an VPN tunnel if you need your PC connected to your whole network for many reasons. ...


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