April 24, 2018

Choosing a VPN Server: Why Different Regions Matter

Unlike other Virtual Private Network (VPN) providers that provide only one type of configuration, BolehVPN is unique in that we offer many different configuration options; from the super privacy conscious that require military grade encryption, to those that want to P2P securely, or even speed optimized servers for streaming video from geo-specific websites. […]
April 19, 2018

Does a VPN Use Up Data?

A Virtual Private Network (VPN) can be used for a variety of purposes; this can be to access geo-restricted content, secure and privatise your online surfing traffic, and reclaim freedom of the Internet when bypassing censorship. However, one of the common questions we always get is if our VPN can be used to […]
March 16, 2018

5 Benefits of a Paid VPN Service Over a Free VPN

With tons of free Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) readily downloadable off the Internet or on your smartphone, why would anyone want to pay for a VPN service when you could get one for free, right? Have you ever given it a thought on how free VPN companies are sustaining a business when they […]
February 22, 2018

Proxy VS VPN: What Is The Difference?

PROXY VS VPN VPN (Virtual Private Network) and proxy servers have increased in popularity over the years as digital tools to help you get around Internet restrictions, firewalls, and any kind of service/country that is imposing heavy censorship in regards to using the Internet. Most of us know that when we surf the […]
February 9, 2017

IMPORTANT NOTICE: IPv6 Rollout on BolehVPN and IPv4 only servers

What is IPv4 and IPv6? IPv4 and IPv6 are two ways to express IP addresses. An IPv4 address is expressed in 4 sets of numbers separated by dots that look something like this: 60.48.81.213 IPv4 has been used since 1983 and offers a maximum of 4,294,967,296 addresses. The majority of internet traffic is […]
February 2, 2017

BolehVPN Android app for Cloak support is out!

We are pleased to release a modified version of the open source OpenVPN for Android client by Arne Schwabe that will support BolehVPN’s Cloak servers. Cloak servers obscure the traffic signature of a VPN by scrambling each buffer of traffic before it’s sent between the VPN server and client making it useful for […]
January 11, 2017

IPv6 Beta Servers

We have received a lot of requests from users to support IPv6 in our infrastructure but due to security concerns, we have been withholding the implementation of IPv6 in our infrastructure until now. On 27th December 2016, OpenVPN releases the OpenVPN 2.4.0  which is a major upgrades from their previous releases of 2.3 […]
December 9, 2016

Potential DDoS Attack on our servers

It appears that our VPN servers are being targeted for a DDoS attack, hence the slower than usual speed and some timeouts when connecting. We are taking action to rectify this, normal service should resume shortly. UPDATE 11 December 2016: We have mitigated the attacks, and are monitoring the situation. We would appreciate it […]