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ProtonVPN prevents Apple apps on Big Sur exclusion list from bypassing firewall

November 17th, 2020 in Security
The new macOS release, Big Sur, has made headlines due to Apple’s decision to place 56 of its own apps, including Face...

VPN bypass vulnerability in Apple iOS

March 25th, 2020 in Security
UPDATE Oct. 19, 2020: Although Apple has not fixed the VPN bypass problem directly on iOS 14, they have provided the Kil...

Statement from ProtonVPN regarding CVE-2019-14899

December 13th, 2019 in Security
On Dec. 4, security researchers at the IT security site SecLists announced a security flaw known as CVE-2019-14899 that ...
Learn how to identify and how to delete fake apps.

Beware of fake apps pretending to be ProtonVPN

September 19th, 2019 in Security
Recently, we have noticed an uptick in the number of fake ProtonVPN apps. Hackers create fake versions of popular applic...

Here are all the countries where the government is trying to ban VPNs

October 19th, 2018 in Security
VPNs keep your online activity private and unrestricted. Some countries with repressive governments have outlawed VPNs i...

Which personal data are the most sensitive? Data Dilemmas:

October 12th, 2018 in Security
National Cyber Security Awareness Month was originally created as a collaborative effort between the US government and t...

Is public WiFi safe to use?

October 4th, 2018 in Security
We have all done it: connected to a free public WiFi network we did not know to check emails, read the news, or scroll I...

Why it is hard (if not impossible) to run a privacy-focused company in the US

September 12th, 2018 in Security
When people think of tech companies, they typically think of Silicon Valley. This is where some of the biggest tech comp...

What countries are in the 5 Eyes, 9 Eyes, and 14 Eyes agreements?

August 30th, 2018 in Security
The Snowden revelations revealed that the NSA is carrying out electronic surveillance on a global scale. But it also unv...

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