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What is HMAC SHA-384? VPN authentication explained

April 24th, 2019 in Articles & News

We explain what “HMAC SHA-384” means and how it contributes to a safe VPN. Unless users understand what these technical terms mean, they cannot make an informed decision. Virtual private networks like to use a lot of acronyms and technical jargon to describe their security. We are guilty of it as well. On our security […]

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Is Tor safe? Learn how secure Tor is

February 20th, 2019 in Privacy & Security
Tor is a free, global network that lets you browse the Internet and the dark web anonymously. There are, however, a few ...
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How to protect yourself from dating app data breaches

February 14th, 2019 in Privacy & Security
Dating apps are now as much a part of modern courtship as going to the movies or buying flowers. But dating apps, like T...
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Release Notes for Windows app v1.7

February 5th, 2019 in Articles & News
The newest version of ProtonVPN for Windows supports Split Tunneling, allowing you to decide which applications should u...
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What country is best for VPN privacy?

January 24th, 2019 in Privacy & Security
For a VPN to reliably protect user data, it must not only use the most secure encryption and protocols but also shield i...
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ProtonVPN for iOS v1.1 and macOS v1.4 Release Notes

January 17th, 2019 in Service Updates
Our new iOS and macOS apps now come with Always-on VPN, a feature that protects you from VPN disconnects.  Update: As o...
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ProtonVPN wins Best VPN awards in multiple categories

January 15th, 2019 in Articles & News
This year, we received recognition for some of the unique advantages that our VPN service offers. Here are some of the a...

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