Return to protonvpn.com Facebook   Twitter   Reddit   Instagram   Mastodon   ProtonMail

Always stay secure with the Permanent Kill Switch beta for Windows

March 31st, 2021 in Service Updates

ProtonVPN is pleased to introduce a new feature in beta for our Windows app: a Permanent Kill Switch that protects your device at all times, preventing you from accidentally connecting to the internet without the privacy and security of a ProtonVPN connection.  In this article, we discuss what Permanent Kill Switch does, how to enable […]

ProtonVPN Blog

llustration of protonvpn open source

All ProtonVPN apps are now open source and audited

January 21st, 2020 in Articles & News

We’re happy to be the first VPN provider to open source apps on all platforms (Windows, macOS, Android, and iOS) and undergo an independent security audit. Transparency, ethics, and security are at the core of the Internet we want to build and the reason why we built ProtonVPN in the first place. We launched ProtonVPN […]

Illustration of saving money while shopping online with a VPN.

Online shopping with a VPN saves you money

January 17th, 2020 in How-to

ProtonVPN has many advantages you are probably already aware of. Because a VPN hides your true location from advertisers, governments, and hackers, it is a powerful way to take control of your online privacy. In addition, because a VPN encrypts all the data you send and receive online, it protects you against data leaks and […]

Illustration of smart tv monitoring its users' data.

Given smart TV privacy risks, you might be better off with a ‘dumb’ TV

January 13th, 2020 in Privacy & Security

Smart TVs are essentially televisions that can watch you. Their surge in popularity, along with smart speakers, means corporations (and anyone that can hack these devices) have another window through which they can view your private activity. The data collection that typifies the Internet is spilling over into your offline life — and invading your […]

illustration of ProtonVPN Android app

Introducing our new Android VPN app with OpenVPN support

December 30th, 2019 in Service Updates

A brand new version of ProtonVPN’s Android app is now available which includes OpenVPN support and better connection stability. If you are an Android ProtonVPN user, you can now choose between using IKEv2 or OpenVPN by installing the new 2.0 version of our app.  Most VPN providers only offer one major protocol, typically IKEv2 for […]

Vodafone, TalkTalk, and Virgin Media have blocked ProtonVPN even though UK regulatory authorities have ruled that VPN services should not be actively blocked.

Vodafone, TalkTalk, and Virgin Media are unlawfully blocking ProtonVPN

December 20th, 2019 in Articles & News

Following months of inaction from Vodafone, TalkTalk, and Virgin Media, we are making a public appeal to them to lift their block on our VPN services or face a formal complaint to Ofcom, the UK telecoms regulator. These Internet service providers (ISPs) have blocked the ProtonVPN website since early August, even though the British Board […]

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 affects all VPNs that use the OpenVPN protocol and most VPNs that use the IKEv2/IPSec protocol In narrow circumstances. This vulnerability cannot be used for mass surveillance. It allows attackers to actively probe (or “guess”) what […]

YouTube geoblocks videos. You can use ProtonVPN to unblock YouTube videos.

How to watch blocked YouTube videos

December 5th, 2019 in How-to

YouTube is a global platform that has over two billion unique users each month from all around the world. Unfortunately, this does not mean that everyone can access every video. Users trying to access videos face numerous restrictions. Depending on which country you are in, certain videos will be blocked, a process called geoblocking. Anyone […]

ProtonVPN has eight new servers in Moldova.

We installed eight new servers in Moldova

December 4th, 2019 in Service Updates

Moldova is the 43rd country to join the ProtonVPN network. These servers allow anyone in the world to browse the Internet with a Moldovan IP address and should improve latency for our users in Eastern Europe. We installed eight new VPN servers in a data center in Chisinau. They are available to users on one […]

illustration of ProtonVPN Black Friday sale

Black Friday is here! Get up to 50% off ProtonVPN Plus

November 26th, 2019 in Articles & News

Update Nov. 30, 2019: Because ProtonVPN only offers discounts once per year, we have decided to extend our Black Friday promotion until 11:59 PM on Dec. 8, 2019, San Francisco. (That’s 2:59 AM Dec. 9 in New York and 8:59 AM Dec. 9 in Geneva, Switzerland.) This extension will give anyone who wasn’t able to […]

Knowledge base

 

Secure your internet

Get ProtonVPN

For customer support inquiries, please submit the following form for the fastest response:
https://protonvpn.com/support-form

For all other inquiries:
contact@protonvpn.com

You can also Tweet to us:
@ProtonVPN