The Mullvad Blog

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

FAQ: New national security law - Hong Kong

18 July 2020  NEWS PRIVACY SECURITY

We frequently get questions about HK and its new security law. Read more


Results available from audit of Mullvad app

25 June 2020  NEWS SECURITY MULLVAD APP

We invite you to read the final report of the independent security audit performed on the Mullvad VPN app. Read more


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


iOS vulnerability puts VPN traffic at risk

4 May 2020  NEWS PRIVACY SECURITY

Apple's iOS version 13.3.1 and likely all newer versions contain a vulnerability that prevents any VPN from encrypting all traffic. Read more


Mullvad app and servers unaffected by OpenSSL CVE-2020-1967

21 April 2020  NEWS SECURITY

On the 14th of April, we were alerted that a vulnerability would be released today via https://mta.openssl.org/pipermail/openssl-announce/2020-April/000170.html. Read more


Potential for DNS leak in latest release for Windows

11 February 2020  MULLVAD APP PRIVACY SECURITY

If you have “Local network sharing” enabled in the latest Windows version of the app (2020.1), this can potentially cause a DNS leak. Here’s what you can do while we work on a bug fix. Read more


A closer look at VPN vulnerability CVE-2019-14899

6 December 2019  MULLVAD APP SECURITY

A recent vulnerability affecting Linux and *nix systems can compromise VPN tunnel security. If you are using the Mullvad app with default settings, you are not affected. No action is necessary. Read more


Server list updated with provider and ownership

25 October 2019  NEWS PRIVACY SECURITY

Our server list has been updated to contain the following two major additions: Read more



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