November 10th, 2014
As per our previous post, we have decided on a schedule for our server changes. Unfortunately this means that we will have to reboot the servers and your connection may be interrupted. Please be advised if you use the servers mentioned below during the times they are scheduled for changes, you may face difficulties in getting connected or maintaining a connection. The schedule will be as below
Thursday (13th November 2014)
1000-1200 GMT +8 – All USA and Canada servers.
1400-1600 GMT +8 – UK, Sweden, Luxembourg servers.
Friday (14th November 2014)
1000-1200 GMT +8 – Germany, France, Italy servers
1400-1600 GMT +8 – Japan, Switzerland, Netherlands, China servers
Accessing the updated servers
For users on our BolehVPN client, just head over to the Settings tab and hit Update Configurations. For users on OpenVPN-GUI or Tunnelblick.
- Head over to our user portal and login.
- Click on Download Configurations.
- Go to /Program Files/OpenVPN/Configs (OpenVPN GUI) or ~/Library/Application Support/Tunnelblick/Configurations (Tunnelblick)
- Delete all the .ovpn files.
- Open the .zip file you just downloaded from our user portal.
- Extract the contents into the Configs or Configurations folder.
- Restart OpenVPN-GUI / Tunnelblick.
For users on iOS or Android, just delete all the servers in OpenVPN Connect. Then, follow the setup guide from our website (link) and you should have no problems. For users on Linux or DDWRT, here are the settings for the different servers after these changes.:
FullyRouted/xCloakauth sha512 cipher AES-256-CBC tls-cipher TLS-DHE-RSA-WITH-AES-128-CBC-S
HAProxied/xCloakauth sha512 cipher AES-256-CBC tls-cipher TLS-DHE-RSA-WITH-AES-128-CBC-S HASurfingStreamingcipher AES-128-CBC tls-cipher TLS-DHE-RSA-WITH-AES-128-CBC-S HA
GEODNScipher AES-128-CBC tls-cipher TLS-DHE-RSA-WITH-AES-128-CBC-S
Edit: updated the Linux / DDWRT section with the latest details from our network admin. These are the latest details, not the email announcement. Apologies for any confusion.