Mark Winer Newbie1 Reg: 17-Jan-2019 Posts: 1 Solutions: 0 Kudos: 0 This forum thread needs a solution. Kudos0 vpn Posted: 18-Jul-2021 | 10:04AM · 1 Reply · Permalink Many sites, such as Sirrus XM, charlotte observer, etc wont work with VPN on. Please advise I have the same question0 Last Comment Replies bjm_ Guru Norton Fighter25 Reg: 07-Sep-2008 Posts: 25,399 Solutions: 952 Kudos: 4,328 Kudos0 Re: vpn Posted: 18-Jul-2021 | 10:39AM · Edited: 18-Jul-2021 | 10:53AM · Permalink For Norton technical issues please include details for faster assistance from our forum Gurus and contributors: This is a public community. Please DO NOT post any Personally Identifiable Information (PII) such as your email address, product key or phone number Norton product or service name and version Operating system - version / build Norton error message / error code / screen shot Steps to reproduce issue https://www.siriusxm.com/ https://www.charlotteobserver.com/ FWIW ~ okay, for me, with Norton 360 Secure VPN On -- W10 Home 21H1 (19043.1083) Websites often block VPN access for legal or copyright reasons. There is nothing a VPN provider can do to get around these blocks. Contact the individual sites to see if they block VPN access. Many sites do this for legal/copyright reasons. A VPN service does not block access to any sites. There is no white/black lists for sites. Websites have the right to protect their content. And sometimes there are legal reasons for blocking access to users from a different geographic location. Some VPN providers may have found ways to circumvent these legal protections. But Norton is not here to bypass legal protection. If you are one that wants to access this kind of legally protected content, then maybe you would be better served with another product. (credit peterweb) Why Do Some Websites Block VPNs? One of the only ways to protect your right to privacy and information online is to use a VPN. Some websites infringe on those rights by blocking VPNs, but they do it for a good reason. The big names that are notorious for blacklisting VPNs are Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, and the BBC. It’s hard to figure out exactly how many websites block VPN access, but the number could be in the thousands. Most of these sites aren’t actively at war with VPNs, but they manage to blacklist a lot of VPN IP addresses over time passively. https://www.howtogeek.com/403771/why-do-some-websites-block-vpns/ Some streaming services such as Netflix, Hulu and Showtime, offer geo-restricted content that makes it unavailable in certain regions. These services also block the content if they detect a VPN, a proxy, or an unblocker service as a method to bypass the geo-restrictions. If the content is available in your region, make sure that you disconnect Norton Secure VPN before you access the streaming services or apps. https://support.norton.com/sp/en/us/home/current/solutions/v121513457 - 04/08/2021 Login or register to participate.