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why isn't https:// enough?
HTTPS provides an encryption layer between you and the website you are talking to. When your traffic is encrypted over HTTPS, there is less of a security risk. The hq network VPN protects you against intrusive ads, malware, and snooping from unsecure or unprotected URLs.
While https:// sites encrypt the content of your website, middlemen and hackers can still see which sites you are visiting, leaving you open to targeted phishing attacks