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From Engadget: Dear Veronica: Breaching the ‘Great Firewall’ of China

VyprVPN was featured on Dear Veronia today! You can see more videos by Veronica Belmont on her website,, and connect with her on twitter at @Veronica.

China Censorship Curbs Innovation

China’s Web Censorship Curbs the Innovation of Startups

There is a saying that innovation in the Chinese IT industry stopped after 2005. When you compare the market value of Chinese and US IT companies, it’s clear that IT companies in the US continuously emerge over time. These companies serve consumer needs…

Tips for Accessing our Website & Apps from China

There are a lot of complexities involved in accessing an unrestricted Internet from China, and we wanted to provide some additional tips on how to access our website and get connected from China. If you’re having trouble, try the following. Download The App…

We the People Great Firewall Petition

Help Bring Down the Great Firewall of China

There’s a petition circulating online asking United States President Obama to bring down the Great Firewall of China. The Great Firewall imposes restrictive censorship on Internet users in China. This petition to bring down the Great Firewall echoes much of what Golden Frog believes….

Google Currently Unblocked in China

There’s some big news in Internet censorship today – Google is reportedly unblocked in China., a website that reflects which sites in China are currently blocked, displays Google’s unblocked status in provinces around the country. The site is reportedly unblocked due to…

Great Firewall of China Escape

Beyond the Wall: Escaping China’s Great Firewall

A recent op-ed in the New York Times by Murong Xuecun stated, “You shouldn’t let a wall decide what you know.” He was referring to the Great Firewall of China (GFW), and how important it is for Internet users in China to bypass…

Attackers in China Use VPN Network to Launch Attacks

Researchers from RSA have discovered that hacker groups have been using VPN server networks based in China to launch attacks. This VPN network run by malicious users has been dubbed “Terracotta.” Attacks have occurred around the world, including in Brazil, Vietnam, the United…

Bypass the Great Firewall

The Great Firewall: There is an Escape

The Internet experience in China is not the same as the Internet experience in other parts of the world. China places heavy restrictions on their online content, and there’s a barrier in place to keep Internet users from interacting freely with the outside…

China cybersecurity draft law

China’s Draft Cybersecurity Law Has Scary Implications

Last week, China’s government released a new draft of their cybersecurity law. Consistent with past regulations, the law gives the government expanded control over the Internet in China, granting the Cyberspace Administration of China and its director the authority to make sweeping Internet…

Golden Frog Website Updated to HTTPS to Defeat Chinese Blocking via Deep Packet Inspection

Last week, China updated the Great Firewall and blocked our VyprVPN service. As part of this latest attack, China also blocked the Golden Frog website. We are pleased to inform customers that we have moved the Golden Frog marketing website to HTTPS to…