Software Changelog

Windows 4.4.7
Release date: April 27, 2021
- Fixed a problem caused by Windows Task Scheduler, shutting down the VPN client app when switching power source from power cable to battery on laptops, if the VPN app is set to Auto Start on boot
- Added caching of proxy locations for the new obfuscated proxy feature introduced in v.4.4.6 (see more details in the release notes for 4.4.6 below)

Download: installation kit / portable ZIP for 64-bit Windows releases. For 32-bit: installation kit / portable ZIP - WinTun support on Win32 requires to install the latest OpenVPN GUI, select only the WinTun driver in the installation process. 

Windows 4.4.6
Release date: March 18, 2021
- Added DNS filtering capabilities, details in the initial announcement. The option is available in the Advanced tab.
- Added obfuscation capability for all OpenVPN connection types (TCP ports only) via V2Ray tunneling, either directly through our obfuscated proxies or through the Cloudflare network + our proxies. The option is available in the Advanced tab, it adds another (or even two extra) hops and it also brings major benefits against censorship: more details
- Added ability to use your own local SOCKS5 proxy (it must listen on port 1080, without authentication).
- OpenVPN updated.
- Fixed a problem with the auto-connect on launch in the previous version 4.4.5.
- Design adjustments to the main menu icons.
- Multiple bug-fixes and improvements to ensure a smoother, faster and better experience. 

Download: installation kit / portable ZIP for 64-bit Windows releases. For 32-bit: installation kit / portable ZIP - WinTun support on Win32 requires to install the latest OpenVPN GUI, select only the WinTun driver in the installation process. 

Android 1.1.38
Release date: January 19, 2021
- Fixed an issue with the Exclusions feature affecting some Android 11 devices

Android 1.1.37
Release date: January 07, 2021
- New SecureDNS feature implemented for ads/malware/tracking protection and more. See the announcement for more details. 
- Added latency/ping tests
- Main menu buttons layout changed (blue background removed)

SecureProxy addon for Firefox (v2.4.0) and Chrome/Chromium (v2.1.2)
Release date: January 05, 2021
- minor improvements

SecureProxy addon for Firefox v2.3.5
Release date: December 05, 2020
- Fixed an issue with Firefox still trying to use the proxy unsuccessfully even if the connection to the server failed, requiring to restart the browser

Windows 4.4.4
Release date: November 18, 2020
- rendering improvements for a faster and smoother navigation through menus, options and lists (i.e. locations menu)

Windows 4.4.3
Release date: November 10, 2020
- improvements related to handling new connections and reconnections
- minor bug fixes

SecureProxy addon for Chrome/Chromium browsers v2.1.1
Release date: November 09, 2020
- New design implemented
- Minor bug fixes and improvements

SecureProxy addon for Firefox v2.3
Release date: November 03, 2020
- New design implemented
- Fixed an issue with the selected location defaulting to "US West Coast" on browser restart

iOS v3.2
Release date: November 02, 2020
- Added locations latency (ping) test 

Windows 4.4.2
Release date: October 26, 2020
- minor bug fixes

Windows 4.4.1
Release date: August 13, 2020
- fixed an issue with the Windows Task Scheduler which was closing the application after a few days if it was launched automatically on system-start

Windows 4.4  
Release date: July 26, 2020
- New design implemented 
- Added support for Wintun OpenVPN driver (more details here)
- Added option in Advanced tab to force a reconnection (OpenVPN only) when resuming from sleep/hibernate
- Minor bug fixes, improvements  

iOS v3.0
Release date: June 05, 2020
- New design implemented 
- Minor bug fixes, improvements

Android 1.1.34
Release date: May 12, 2020
- New design implemented
- Seamless connections (BIG improvement: no longer reconnecting when network changes, but staying connected all the time); much lower battery use
- Added shortcut in the Help tab to the Android apps battery optimization. Disable optimization for the vpn.ac app if you face unexpected behavior (app being killed, connection being dropped)
- Many bug-fixes/improvements, including fixes for crashes affecting some devices
- Known issue: auto connect on-boot works only if Always-On VPN is enabled. The issue has already been fixed after releasing version 1.1.34, a new update will be released soon. 

The update has been rolled-out to Play Store already, but you can also download the .apk file directly from us. 

Mac 4.1 (preview) 
Release date: January 3, 2020
- see the blog post for details

Windows 4.2 (preview)
Release date: December 28, 2019
- see the blog post for details

MacOS 4.0.8

Release date: October 5, 2019
- Added ping/latency tests in Locations list
- Minor improvements
Download: .pkg file

Windows 4.1.5
Release date: October 4, 2019
- minor improvements

Windows 4.1.4
Release date: September 4, 2019
- quick fixes for minor bugs in v4.1.3

Android 1.1.28
Release date: August 29, 2019
- internal geo IP improvement to address some locations not being accurately displayed
- Google API upgrade
- other minor improvements

Windows 4.1.3
Release date: August 27, 2019
- Added ping/latency tests in Locations list
- Connection management redesigned, it is now possible to regain control over the existing VPN connection in case of an unexpected GUI crash by simply starting the software again
- News tab will show a number of unread articles when there are new ones posted
- Other minor improvements

SecureProxy for Firefox 2.0.20
Release date: August 27, 2019
- fixed a compatibility issue in Firefox

Linux beta 1.4
Release date: April 19, 2019
- added support for latest Ubuntu 19
- fixed startup from menus so it should run without the need to start it from terminal
- added servers latency in the locations menu
More details: KB article

Windows 4.1.2
Release date: January 28, 2019
- added the option 'Use alternative graphics rendering engine' to Advanced tab. To be enabled only if there's any problem with the window content graphics rendering by defauly
- fixed a bug causing the vpnac.exe process to stay active after exit, if the kill switch was enabled


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