Mullvad

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Mullvad is a VPN provider based in Sweden. It's currently one of three VPN services recommended by PrivacyTools, along with ProtonVPN and IVPN.

Quick facts[edit | edit source]

Service Jurisdiction Technology Privacy Trust & Security
Based in Five Eyes Wireguard Support Clients Client Killswitch Open Source Apps Accepts Bitcoin Anonymous Registration Audited Public Ownership
Mullvad Sweden Third Party Yes No mobile clients Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes[1]

Technology[edit | edit source]

Clients[edit | edit source]

Mullvad has native clients for Windows, MacOS and Linux. An Android client is in beta, and there's no official clients for iOS. A workaround on mobiles is to use third-party apps, such as WireGuard to connect to its WireGuard servers or OpenVPN to connect to its OpenVPN servers. All clients are open-source software.

VPN protocols[edit | edit source]

Mullvad supports WireGuard and OpenVPN.

Jurisdiction[edit | edit source]

Mullvad is based in Sweden.

Privacy[edit | edit source]

Mullvad supports Bitcoin in payment, and users using Bitcoin can get a 10% discount. It supports anonymous registration, with no information needed.

Trust and Security[edit | edit source]