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About ExpressVPN

Founded in 2009, ExpressVPN is one of the world’s largest providers of VPN services, enabling millions of active users in 180+ countries to protect their privacy and security online with just a few clicks. The company’s award-winning software for Windows, Mac, iOS, Android, Linux, routers, and browsers secures user information and identities with best-in-class encryption and leakproofing.

With 3,000+ servers across 94 countries and new servers added each week, ExpressVPN provides a fast connection wherever users are and offers uncensored access to sites and services from around the world. Based in the British Virgin Islands, ExpressVPN has a globally distributed team working in cities including Toronto, Lisbon, London, Zagreb, Singapore, Hong Kong, Perth, Manila, and Tokyo.

A vocal advocate for internet freedom and privacy, ExpressVPN is a proud financial supporter of nonprofit organizations fighting to protect digital rights, including the Electronic Frontier Foundation, the Internet Defense League, OpenMedia, and others.

Quick facts & figures

  • Founded in 2009 and based in the British Virgin Islands

  • 3,000+ servers covering 160 VPN server locations in 94 countries (and counting!)

  • 24/7 live chat customer support

  • VPN apps available for Windows, Mac, iOS, Android, Linux, and selected routers; configurations for other routers, consoles, streaming boxes, and more; extensions for popular browsers

  • No activity logs and no connection logs

  • Advocates for internet privacy and digital rights; proud financial supporters of:

    • Electronic Frontier Foundation

    • The Internet Defense League

    • Fight for the Future

    • OpenMedia

    • Access Now

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Press releases

November 6, 2020

Announcing the Winner of the 2020 Future of Privacy Scholarship

This year, students submitted essays on the extent to which parents, companies, and governments should be free to make privacy-affecting decisions on behalf of children.

September 25, 2020

Nearly 8 in 10 Americans in a Relationship Share Passwords With Their Significant Other

25% of respondents confess to currently tracking an ex’s real-time location; 30% confess to secretly logging in to an ex’s social media account.

September 24, 2020

ExpressVPN Partners With LogMeIn to Offer Privacy and Security Protection to LastPass Customers

LastPass Premium and Families subscribers will be eligible for a 30-day trial of ExpressVPN.

May 22, 2020

New Poll: Americans Trust Big Tech More Than the Government to Track Covid-19, but Still Fear Data Misuse

A survey of 1,200 American adults commissioned by ExpressVPN offers insight into perceptions on data privacy and digital contact tracing amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

January 15, 2020

ExpressVPN and Dynabook (Formerly Toshiba) Announce Global Partnership

Dynabook will be preinstalling ExpressVPN on all new and future Dynabook PCs. Users will also receive a free 30-day trial to ExpressVPN’s award-winning service, providing them with crucial security and privacy protection right out of the box.

October 2, 2019

ExpressVPN Offers Privacy and Security Protection to HP Consumer Customers

ExpressVPN to come preinstalled on HP PCs, with an exclusive 30-day trial.

July 10, 2019

ExpressVPN Publishes a PwC Audit Report, Leading the Way in Industry Transparency

The publication of the audit underlines ExpressVPN’s commitment to transparency and delivering to customers privacy and security that they can trust.

June 20, 2018

EFF’s HTTPS Everywhere Has Been Added to the ExpressVPN Chrome Extension, Offering More Secure Browsing

With the new Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) HTTPS Everywhere functionality, the ExpressVPN Chrome extension will provide users with stronger protection against having their online activity and data monitored, tampered with, or hacked.

May 18, 2018

ExpressVPN Survey: 71% of Americans Are Concerned With How Brands Collect and Use Their Personal Data

The April 2018 survey of 1,000 U.S. adults found that data security is top of mind for the vast majority, that trust in tech companies is low, and that a majority are in favor of net neutrality regardless of political leaning.

December 12, 2017

ExpressVPN Unveils Industry’s First Suite of Open-Source Tools to Test for Privacy and Security Leaks

ExpressVPN today unveiled a suite of leak testing tools that enable users to test their VPN provider’s software for potential leaks that could impact their privacy or security during everyday use.

December 11, 2017

ExpressVPN Holiday Privacy Study: Americans Feel Most Forms of Surveillance Are Unreasonable Trade-Offs for National Security

The study of more than 1,000 U.S. adults, conducted on behalf of ExpressVPN in November 2017, found that online privacy is a top concern for Americans in the coming year and that most put a high premium on their privacy.

August 17, 2016

ExpressVPN Launches Tor Service, Becoming the First VPN Provider to Host an .onion Site

ExpressVPN is proud to be the first VPN provider to launch its own .onion site, http://expressobutiolem.onion. Tor users can now browse ExpressVPN’s website faster, and with more anonymity.

July 20, 2016

ExpressVPN’s New App for Routers Secures Even More Devices

ExpressVPN’s latest app offers instant protection for every device. Internet users everywhere can now protect every device connected to their home Wi-Fi—even ones that aren’t VPN compatible!

June 16, 2016

ExpressVPN Launches the ExpressVPN Future of Privacy Scholarship

ExpressVPN is delighted to announce the launch of its scholarship program, the ExpressVPN Future of Privacy Scholarship.

February 18, 2016

ExpressVPN Stands With Apple in the Fight for Encryption

ExpressVPN unequivocally stands with Apple in their fight to protect encryption.

November 25, 2015

ExpressVPN Launches Highly Anticipated VPN Speed Test for Windows App

ExpressVPN is proud to announce the release of ExpressVPN 4.1 for Windows. The update offers many new features, including better location recommendations and improved privacy settings.

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The ExpressVPN Future of Privacy Scholarship

The ExpressVPN Future of Privacy Scholarship is an annual program created to raise awareness of internet privacy and security. Learn more about the program’s purpose, rules, and application period on the Scholarship page. For media inquiries, please contact Caroline Aguin at