New legislation to impact data processing in the EU and Brazil

Big changes to data protection laws in the EU and Brazil

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A key ruling in the EU and Brazil's version of the GDPR means privacy safeguards just got strengthened for hundreds of millions of people.

ExpressVPN and HP provide VPN protection to PC users

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Editor's note: This post was originally published on September 30, 2019. Since we first posted this announcement, our partnership with HP has expanded so that...
New legislation to impact data processing in the EU and Brazil

Big changes to data protection laws in the EU and Brazil

3 min read
A key ruling in the EU and Brazil's version of the GDPR means privacy safeguards just got strengthened for hundreds of millions of people.
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New semester, new surveillance: How schools plan to monitor students

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Amid a pandemic, schools that decide to reopen might implement various invasive methods of monitoring students.
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The U.S. Senate will vote on a bill that might eradicate encryption. Here’s what...

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The widely-criticized EARN IT Bill, that might eradicate end-to-end encryption, is now up for voting on the U.S. Senate.
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Here’s how firewalls work

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In engineering and architecture, firewalls will stop the spread of the flames and contain the damage. Server firewalls follow the same rules.
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Infographic: The complete mobile security guide in pictures

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This visual guide covers mobile security tips, tricks, and best practices and will help secure your phone from the most determined of hackers.
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Here’s how bug bounties improve security

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Software could be the most complex tool created by humans. While it might still be possible for a single individual to understand all the...

How ExpressVPN ensures no one can slip malware into your apps

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It takes many people, working across many systems, to produce and maintain an ExpressVPN app. To do it safely, we have to make sure...
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Why you can’t judge a VPN by its server count

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When it comes to choosing a VPN company, there are many things you'll want to take into account, such as do they provide good...
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ExpressVPN leak testing tools

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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...
What is a DNS leak?

What are DNS leaks?

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Deep Web vs. Dark Web: They’re not the same thing

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These terms are often used interchangeably, but they’re two distinct concepts.
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In a possible first, facial recognition has led to a wrongful arrest

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Facial recognition tech has been banned in U.S. cities like San Francisco and, most recently, Boston, on top of a concerted campaign to outlaw...
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ExpressVPN survey reveals streaming is the most popular entertainment for Americans in lockdown

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With movie theaters shut and no restaurants open, it comes as no surprise that Americans are turning to online streaming services to keep themselves...

ExpressVPN beta launches Lightway, a VPN protocol for the modern internet

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Most VPN services rely on a standard set of protocols—methods by which your device connects to a VPN server—each with its own strengths and...

ExpressVPN adds help guides to its iOS and Android apps

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At ExpressVPN, we take pride in our customer support, offered by real people working around the clock.  Recently, we’ve made it even easier for customers...

Mac joins other ExpressVPN apps with multiple languages

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Online privacy and security are fundamental rights no matter what language you speak. That’s why ExpressVPN has worked to offer our apps and browser extensions...