The Mullvad Blog

Keep up to date on developments at Mullvad. New versions of our client, security updates, job posts – find it all here.

News — 2015/12/23

IP exposure via UDP ports

We have recently become aware of a newly published method for deanonymizing VPN users. For this to work, the user must be running some software that listens to and communicates ...

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News / Mullvad client — 2015/12/14

Version 56 released

Version 56 of the Mullvad client is now available for download.

This is another small release that fixes a couple of bugs relating to error message encoding. Some extra debugging ...

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News / Mullvad client — 2015/11/30

Version 55 released

Version 55 of the Mullvad client is now available for download.

The changes in this version are mostly under-the-hood work, fixing some bugs and improving the stability of some features ...

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News — 2015/11/30

Mullvad is safe against the 'Port Fail' attack

A few days ago Perfect Privacy presented a vulnerability that affects many VPN providers offering port forwarding for their customers. According to their post five of the nine tested VPN ...

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News / Mullvad client — 2015/11/04

Version 54 released

Today we release version 54 of the Mullvad client

This version only fixes bugs. The new version handles some special conditions and user setups in a better way than before ...

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News — 2015/10/21

DNS leaks on Windows 8, 8.1 and 10

It has recently come to our attention that the DNS resolution mechanism in Windows 8 and newer can potentially leak DNS queries outside of the VPN tunnel. In these versions ...

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News — 2015/10/09

iOS 9 problems

OpenVPN on iOS 9 will appear to connect properly but your IP will not change, meaning you will not be protected even though OpenVPN connect reports that you are connected ...

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News — 2015/10/09

Windows encoding issues

There is an encoding bug in our windows client that mostly affects users with non-english system language. Those who are affected will get an error similar to this:

ascii codec ...

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News / Mullvad client — 2015/09/22

Version 53 released

Version 53 is now available for download

With the release of version 52 we introduced a few bugs that affected a lot of users. In this release these bugs have ...

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News — 2015/09/18

Version 52 issues on Windows

With the release of version 52 we introduced a bug which causes our client to crash if the Windows firewall is disabled. To resolve this, please enable the Windows firewall ...

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