Which is more secure: OpenVPN or SSH?

It’s the most common question when it comes to choosing between two secure SSH implementations: OpenSSH and SSHv1.

While the SSHv2 implementation is considered more secure by some, it is not recommended for most people.

For that reason, OpenVPN, also known as PPTP, has a wide appeal for security pros.

It is also the preferred method of connecting to a remote computer, such as a public Wi-Fi network.

This article provides an overview of the major security options available to you with OpenVPN.

Read more about OpenVPN security.