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Coalition Groups Call for End to FISA Section 702

The FISA amendments expire in December of 2017 – but for many coalition groups behind a new website, it’s not too early to start thinking about what will happen next. An effort led by Fight for the Future is advocating for an end to…

Golden Frog Collaborates with Smithsonian’s Panama Amphibian Rescue and Conservation Project

Golden Frog Collaborates with Smithsonian’s Panama Amphibian Rescue and Conservation Project

We’re thrilled to announce we’re supporting the Panama Amphibian Rescue Conservation Project, managed by the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute, and their efforts to save the critically endangered Panamanian golden frog. As you might guess from our name, we have a strong connection to…

Golden Frog Launches Campaign to Help Save the Panamanian Golden Frog in Support of the Smithsonian’s Panama Amphibian Rescue and Conservation Project

Technology company focused on Internet privacy, security and freedom supports frog that inspired its name, launches campaign to raise funds for critically endangered amphibians. MEGGEN, SWITZERLAND – June 6, 2016 – Golden Frog, a company that fights for Internet privacy, security and freedom, and the Panama…

EU Data Protection and Privacy Overhaul

Europe’s New “Code of Conduct” to Censor Hate Speech

Several large companies – Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Microsoft – as well as the European Commission introduced a new code of conduct earlier this week in an effort to remove hate speech from their platforms. These companies are enacting this code in an…

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Golden Frog Attends Computex 2016, with Focus on Ecosystems and Partnerships

We’re at Computex in Taipei, Taiwan this week joining in the global information and communication technology (ICT) conference. This conference is all about computing, and this year’s show focuses on Building Partnerships in Internet Computing Ecosystems. As technology continues to evolve rapidly, many…

Golden Frog’s VyprVPN Expands to NAS Devices with the Introduction of VyprVPN for QNAP

Trusted network appliance provider and leading personal VPN provider partner to offer enhanced privacy and security on NAS devices. MEGGEN, SWITZERLAND – May 31, 2016 – QNAP, a Taiwan-based network attached storage and network video recorder provider, and Golden Frog, makers of highly-secure…

VyprVPN is now available for QNAP Nas devices

VyprVPN Partners with QNAP

We’re excited to announce that we’ve expanded our VyprVPN app offerings, and VyprVPN will soon be available on QNAP QTS 4.2.2 devices. QNAP is a quality network appliance provider that offers cutting-edge NAS solutions for the business and home. QNAP is the first…

China Legalizing Great Firewall

Does Censoring the Internet in China Work?

According to a recent Washington Post series – yes. Internet censorship in China, instituted via China’s Great Firewall, is not only effective but also increasing in the country. We’ve written about the Great Firewall before, and in a recent news series The Washington Post…

ECPA Reform Passes House Judiciary Committee

Tell Senate to Pass the Email Privacy Act House Bill with No Changes

The Email Privacy Act, H.R. 699 (the bill to update ECPA), will be marked up by the Senate tomorrow, May 26, 2016. When the bill comes up, we want the Senate to pass the bill as it passed in the House – without any…

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Why a VPN is Essential for Online Banking

We’ve all heard the traditional pointers for safe online banking: a secure password, two-factor authentication, checking your bank account regularly. But what is many times overlooked is the importance of using a VPN while interacting with your bank accounts online. If you find…