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 — 2015/03/05

FREAK OpenSSL bug

The recently disclosed vulnerability in OpenSSL named FREAK can be used to attack OpenVPN clients. We have released a new version of the client with a patch, as well as published a blog post explaining ...

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News — 2015/03/05

[OLD] FREAKing OpenVPN

[THIS IS AN OLD BLOG FROM 2015-03-05]

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News — 2015/02/25

Version 48 released

Version 48 is now available for download. It primarily solves an issue with Stop DNS leaks on systems with a non-english Windows install.

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News — 2015/02/20

AES-256 encryption

The default OpenVPN stream cipher in new clients and new configuration files is now AES-256. When encountering certain connection problems the client program will fall back to Blowfish 128. To use nothing but AES, set ...

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News — 2015/02/20

Version 47 released

Version 47 is now available for download. It solves a few DNS leak issues and uses AES-256 as the default encryption cipher.

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News — 2015/02/03

WebRTC and anonymity

It has come to our attention that the new WebRTC standard can be used to expose the real public IP of people connected through a VPN-service. In short WebRTC allows users to have video and ...

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News — 2014/12/18

Old clients soon no longer supported

On 2015-02-01 client programs older than version 46 will no longer be able to connect. Please upgrade. All too many users are still running clients with problems such as Heartbleed and the status indication malfunction. ...

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News — 2014/12/05

Version 46 released

Version 46 is now available for download. It displays both the currently installed version and the latest available version. It also fixes a bug that produced too many error dialogs.

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News — 2014/10/24

Version 45 released

Version 45 is now available for download. It fixes a bug that would cause the GUI to hang and thus show the wrong connection status. It also works on Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite.

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News — 2014/09/15

IPv6 support

We now tunnel IPv6 as well as IPv4. This means you can get connected to the IPv6 internet through Mullvad, even without IPv6 support from your internet service provider.

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