The Mullvad Blog

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

News — 2016/03/01

Mullvad not affected by recent OpenSSL vulnerabilities

This afternoon OpenSSL published security advisories on eight vulnerabilities. OpenSSL gave advance notice of the upcoming patch last week, so our engineers had ample time to prepare for the worst. After a short investigation we ...

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News — 2016/02/17

Yesterday's service disruption due to emergency patching

Less than 24 hours ago Google disclosed a vulnerability in glibc, a software library used by many Linux programs. The vulnerability likely affects a large portion of the world's servers, can be exploited remotely, and ...

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News — 2016/01/27

Working iOS 9 configurations

As we've reported before, using our old configuration files on iOS 9 will not work as intended. We have now started to provide new configuration files specifically for iOS 9 which supposedly fixes this issue ...

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News / Mullvad client — 2016/01/20

Version 58 released

A bug was discovered in version 57 which caused some trouble for users running with the Windows Firewall disabled. This has now been fixed in version 58.

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News / Mullvad client — 2016/01/18

Version 57 released

Version 57 of the Mullvad client is now available for download.

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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 via a UDP port and ...

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News / Mullvad client — 2015/12/14

Version 56 released

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

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News / Mullvad client — 2015/11/30

Version 55 released

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

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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 providers were vulnerable to this ...

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News / Mullvad client — 2015/11/04

Version 54 released

Today we release version 54 of the Mullvad client

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