European Commission Sends Survey to VPN Providers, Asks Indirectly About Bypassing Geo-restricted Content

A few days ago, a survey was sent to select VPN providers by the European Commission. The survey included questions regarding the services provided and geographic locations serviced by each company. The survey also asked for information on user-base, in an attempt to…

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The Great Firewall: There is an Escape

The Internet experience in China is not the same as the Internet experience in other parts of the world. China places heavy restrictions on their online content, and there’s a barrier in place to keep Internet users from interacting freely with the outside…

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VyprVPN Comes to the Middle East!

VyprVPN is making its debut in the Middle East with the addition of three new server locations – Bahrain (Manama), Qatar (Doha), and Saudi Arabia (Riyadh). A fourth location in Dubai, United Arab Emirates will also be added soon. These servers are our…

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China’s Draft Cybersecurity Law Has Scary Implications

Last week, China’s government released a new draft of their cybersecurity law. Consistent with past regulations, the law gives the government expanded control over the Internet in China, granting the Cyberspace Administration of China and its director the authority to make sweeping Internet…

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Golden Frog Services Safe From Latest OpenSSL Vulnerability

by Philip Molter, co-CTO Golden Frog OpenSSL announced today a high-severity vulnerability in the OpenSSL library (CVE-2015-1793). The vulnerability allows attackers to forge certificates and, in some cases, have those certificates trusted. For example, the bug could allow a malicious server to represent…

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We Cannot Let the FBI Access Our Encrypted Data

During US Senate hearings yesterday the FBI and Justice Department continued their push for access to consumers’ encrypted data, citing it as “necessary” for law enforcement efforts.  Specifically, they argued that encryption is a barrier in the hunt for criminals such as pedophiles…

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In the Fight for Online Privacy, US State Governments Have Power

Or at least that’s the way it seems these days. As a recent Slate article points out, no new consumer privacy legislation has been passed by United States Congress since 2009 (yes, that is 6 years).  And in response, many advocates are focusing…

Protect Your Online Privacy and Security with Dashlane

Exclusive Deal for VyprVPN Customers Golden Frog is proud to announce that our partner, Dashlane, is offering VyprVPN customers an exclusive special. VyprVPN customers can get 6 months of Dashlane Premium, the world’s best password manager, for FREE by visiting this page and…

Golden Frog protects online privacy and security with Dashlane

VPN Study Highlights the Importance of a Trustworthy VPN

By Philip Molter, Co-CTO of Golden Frog, GmbH The VPN industry is abuzz with talk of a recent study, “A Glance through the VPN Looking Glass: IPv6 Leakage and DNS Hijacking in Commercial VPN clients.” Conducted by a group of researchers from Sapienza…

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Top 3 Reasons to Use a VPN

There are lots of reasons to use a VPN to encrypt your Internet connection. Here are Golden Frog’s top 3! 1. No one likes a snoop VPNs protect your privacy and prevent ISPs from monitoring and controlling your online communications and browsing activity….

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