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Tech safety for survivors of domestic violence

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Content warning: This guide discusses aspects of domestic violence and abuse. Domestic violence is about the abuse of power and control, which can take many...
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Mozilla and ExpressVPN announce partnership to provide VPN services

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We’re delighted to announce that ExpressVPN is partnering with Mozilla on building a more private and secure internet experience. Mozilla has long been a...
What does incognito mode actually protect against?

What doesn’t incognito mode protect against?

5 min read
Among many other techniques, websites can use cookies to track your browsing history, which may also reveal your online habits. Beyond the use of cookies,...
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Profits rise, but Facebook’s poor privacy could still cost Zuckerberg

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Countless privacy breaches don’t seem to have taken their toll on Mark Zuckerberg’s wallet. Though Facebook was largely expected to announce its first drop in...
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Introducing TrustedServer: Why ExpressVPN is making VPN-server hard drives obsolete

4 min read
At ExpressVPN, we know users count on us to protect their privacy and security, and we take that responsibility seriously. That’s why we never...
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What is a phishing attack?

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Phishing is by far the most common “hack” used to steal passwords, take over accounts, and enter systems without authorization. It is mostly a...

6 common misconceptions about passwords

4 min read
We all need passwords. They are by far the most used form of authentication, not only on the internet but also on the telephone,...
Hand holding a hard drive over a trash can.

Introducing TrustedServer: Why ExpressVPN is making VPN-server hard drives obsolete

4 min read
At ExpressVPN, we know users count on us to protect their privacy and security, and we take that responsibility seriously. That’s why we never...
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Protect your online banking

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ExpressVPN leak testing tools

6 min read
The ExpressVPN Leak Testing Tools are an extensible suite of Python tools designed for both manual and automated leak testing of VPN applications. Developed by...
ExpressVPN server rises from the ashes.

How ExpressVPN keeps its web servers patched and secure

8 min read
This article explains ExpressVPN’s approach to security patch management for the infrastructure running the ExpressVPN website (not the VPN servers). In general, our approach...
What is a DNS leak?

What are DNS leaks?

2 min read
In a previous blog, we talked about what DNS is, how it works, and why it can give away more information than you might...
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How to set up your own home server

5 min read
This guide requires you to use the command line interface, or CLI, and an SSH client. SSH (Secure Shell) is a popular tool to...
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ExpressVPN is turning 10!

2 min read
Ten years is a lifetime in the tech world. We’ve been around since the days when it was still considered dodgy to find a...
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This congressman wants to turn Taiwan into a blockchain island. We asked him how.

5 min read
It’s been over ten years since the birth of Bitcoin, and while many cryptocurrencies have come and gone, the technology under it all, blockchain,...
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The latest ExpressVPN app for Windows is our best yet

16 min read
Click here for the latest ExpressVPN Windows software For older versions of ExpressVPN for Windows click here We’ve given the ExpressVPN app for Windows a complete...
ExpressVPN's new app for Android.

9 reasons to try the all-new ExpressVPN app for Android today

13 min read
For older versions of ExpressVPN for Android click here Notice anything different, Android users? A totally re-engineered and re-imagined ExpressVPN app is here, and, without...
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ExpressVPN iOS app: Latest updates and software upgrades (7.0)

13 min read
ExpressVPN 7.0 for iOS is available to download now! Click here for the latest ExpressVPN iOS software For older versions of ExpressVPN for iOS click here A...
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ExpressVPN Black Friday discount

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