Mar 18, 2012 · The newsreader is open and free, but unfortunately doesn't support SSL connections. My news provider astraweb does support SSL at no additional cost. So I decided to take the plunge an utilize stunnel to encrypt connections to news service provider on my 64-bit Kubuntu linux machine. Hope the following procedure helps anyone trying to do the same.

Jul 18, 2012 Astraweb Review 2020 | Best Usenet Service Provider The connections have to come from the same IP address so trying to share an account will get you banned. Astraweb promotions: – All three special offerss listed below are recurring discounts. – Special – unlimited DSL for $11 a month – Special – unlimited DSL $15 for 2 months – Special – unlimited DSL for $96 a year . Astraweb Review of Astraweb Usenet - Astraweb is no slouch in the privacy department, offering strong 256-bit SSL encrypted connections to all users and keeping no logs of your activities. We're informed (but could not confirm as part of our Astraweb review) that they also facilitate anonymous posting (uploading) to newsgroups. Home - UsenetServer

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Astraweb has news servers in the United States and Europe. As a member you can connect to either location. Each offers up to 20 simultaneous connections for unlimited accounts and 50 for blocks. All Astraweb accounts come with SSL along with alternate ports in case your ISP throttles bandwidth.