Specs and Performance

What are the technical specs of Winston?
The current generation of Winston devices incorporate the following specifications. Hardware specifications: Processor: Dual Core, 1.2GHz ARM A53 CPU,...
Wed, 29 Jul, 2020 at 12:05 PM
How does Winston handle DNS encryption?
Winston hijacks all unencrypted DNS, upgrades it to encrypted DNS through Cloudflare. DNS entries are cached for 60 minutes by default. The default is t...
Thu, 12 Dec, 2019 at 1:34 PM
What does Winston do to my IP address?
Your ordinary IP address, as provided by your Internet Service Provider (ISP) doesn’t change. Depending on internal settings and what has been whitelist...
Thu, 12 Dec, 2019 at 5:55 PM
Port Forwarding
Winston needs access to ports 7777 and 7776 on any router attached to Winston’s LAN/OUT port in order to cloak your traffic from devices attached to that ro...
Mon, 21 Oct, 2019 at 4:31 PM
What happens if the Winston Peer-to-Peer distributed Privacy Mesh is unavailable?
Winston will automatically fail over to a local connection in the (unlikely) event that the Privacy Mesh network goes out. You can also disable the Privacy ...
Mon, 21 Oct, 2019 at 4:31 PM