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 / Privacy — 2018/10/18

Less is more – web servers wiped sooner

We've reduced the length of time that information on our web servers is stored before deleting – from 24 hours to just one.

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News / Privacy — 2018/05/24

GDPR and your right to data privacy

By now, you've probably experienced a steady stream of emails landing in your inbox, all pertaining to the privacy policies of online services that you use. You read them all before giving your consent, right?

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Privacy — 2018/04/20

Create better passwords, improve your privacy

Passwords, we protect our most important information with them. But are they good enough? In part four of our series on improving online privacy, learn how to create better passwords and more effectively manage them.

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Privacy / WireGuard — 2018/04/13

Privacy with multihopping made easier

Increasing online privacy for our Linux and WireGuard users just got easier. With our new online tool, the configuration file needed for multihopping is automatically generated.

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News / Privacy — 2018/03/22

Protect your privacy

When it comes to online browsing, there's more you can be doing to stay safe.

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News / Privacy — 2017/11/29

Easily check your online privacy with Am I Mullvad

While you're connected to Mullvad, your browser could still be leaking information and therefore jeopardizing your privacy. With our new Am I Mullvad tool, you can now get a quick overview of your connection status.

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Features / Privacy — 2017/06/20

Mullvad's account numbers get longer – and safer

As of today, we are increasing the length of our account numbers to 16 digits. Customers with 12- or 13-digit numbers can continue using the service without taking any action.

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Privacy — 2017/06/07

Tips for keeping a blog anonymous

Ever thought about establishing a blog but wanted to remain anonymous? Our latest privacy-related guide covers this topic and gives you tips for keeping your pen name and real identity separate.

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Privacy — 2017/04/27

Learn to use encrypted email

Our new privacy guide on using encrypted email walks you through setting up the Mozilla Thunderbird email application in order to easily send PGP-encrypted emails and even decrypt received messages.

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Privacy — 2017/04/07

Learn how to encrypt messages

Learn about the basics of encryption in our latest guide on privacy. We'll walk you through the steps on how to create your own encryption key, how to encrypt a message and send it to ...

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