The Mullvad Blog

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

Transparency about minor security vulnerability patched in 2020.4

22 June 2020  SECURITY MULLVAD APP

A while back we were notified by an external person about a potential privilege escalation attack towards the Windows version of our app. The attack works against 2020.3 and older versions of the app. Read more


New Android release (2020.5-beta2) integrates audit recommendations

17 June 2020  NEWS PRIVACY SECURITY MULLVAD APP

Among the improvements in the latest beta version of the Mullvad VPN app for Android are two suggestions for improvement from a recent external audit. Read more


Mullvad VPN assessed in external security audit new beta version (2020.5-beta2) available

17 June 2020  NEWS PRIVACY SECURITY MULLVAD APP

An independent security audit of the Mullvad VPN app was recently completed. Based on the auditors' findings, we’ve prioritized our improvements accordingly and released a new beta version for desktop and Android. Read more


Automatic key rotation in new iOS version (2020.3)

12 June 2020  MULLVAD APP

iOS users of the Mullvad VPN app now have automatic WireGuard® key rotation in the latest release. Read more


Connection issues mostly resolved

10 June 2020  NEWS

The problems that prevented many of our users from connecting to the OpenVPN servers over the past weeks have largely been fixed. If you’ve taken a break from Mullvad VPN, give it a try now! Read more


Mullvad VPN sponsors The Tor Project

27 May 2020  DONATION

To support the ongoing, critical work in defending online privacy, we have made a donation to The Tor Project. Read more


No change for VPNs in proposed new LEK

22 May 2020  NEWS PRIVACY

The Swedish government will be updating its Electronic Communications Act (LEK) by the end of 2020. Just like the current version, the new one will not apply to VPN services. Read more


New Android beta (2020.5-beta1) reduces crashes

18 May 2020  NEWS MULLVAD APP

Using Mullvad VPN for Android? Update to the latest beta version for a more stable experience. Read more


Latest desktop release (2020.4) packed with updates

13 May 2020  NEWS MULLVAD APP

What’s new in this version Read more


Reopened: Resolved: Update: Problem with OpenVPN potentially affecting connectivity for users

12 May 2020  NEWS

Reopened 2020-05-20: there is still some connectivity issues (OpenVPN) - we're investigating  Read more



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