The internet is a scary place. There are bad folks everywhere, just waiting to steal your data or invade your privacy. A VPN seems like the perfect solution to this problem – after all, it encrypts your traffic and routes it through a secure tunnel, keeping you safe from prying eyes... right? But unfortunately, VPNs are not the cure-all that the doctor ordered. Jim Troutman joins us for a very special talk "VPNs are internet snake oil". This Shmoocon 2022 talk got media attention and it's coming to DC207. So, join us, you won't want to miss this provocative and informative presentation.