2021 in review: An update from the Proton Engineering team

January 6th, 2022 in Engineering, Proton news

At Proton, our community is incredibly important to us. We exist only through your support, and we are here to serve you. As part of our commitment to you, we closely read the feedback you share with us directly and on social media platforms. We take your suggestions to heart and try our best to …

The Proton community donated over $600,000 to Reporters Without Borders

December 29th, 2021 in Company news, Proton news

Thank you. There is no other way to start. The generosity of the Proton community continues to shine through and surpass all expectations. Thanks to you, our 2021 Lifetime Account Charity Fundraiser raised $514,910. We at Proton are contributing an additional $100,000, which means RSF will receive a total donation of $614,910 to carry out …

The 2021 Lifetime Account Charity Fundraiser has started

December 13th, 2021 in Company news, Proton news

In keeping with tradition, we are excited to share that this year’s Lifetime Account Charity Fundraiser begins today, 13 December 2021, and ends on 28 December 2021 at 11:59 PM CET.  We will announce the raffle winners on 29 December 2021. Each year during the holiday season, we work with the Proton community to give …

Get started with ProtonMail and increase your storage for free

December 10th, 2021 in Product news, Proton news

At ProtonMail, we’re always looking for new ways to optimize your email experience. Here are four quick actions that will help you get the most out of your inbox: Import your emails or contacts Send your first message Set up a recovery method Try our mobile app (Available on iOS and Android) As a bonus, …

Proton is partnering with Reporters Without Borders to protect journalists worldwide

December 9th, 2021 in Company news, Proton news

The year is coming to a close, and we are approaching the time when we would traditionally hold a fundraiser to support organizations working to protect privacy and freedom of speech. However, this year we decided to be more ambitious. In addition to raising funds through our Lifetime Charity Fundraiser, we want to go further …

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Proton welcomes Alisée de Tonnac and Bill Kaiser to its board

November 19th, 2021 in Company news, Proton news

At Proton, we have experienced incredible growth over the past seven years. Over 50 million people have signed up for Proton services to keep their personal information private. ProtonMail, which we launched in 2014, is now the world’s largest encrypted email service, and ProtonVPN, launched in 2017, is one of the fastest-growing VPNs on the …

Proton launches new bug bounty program with partner Bug Bounty Switzerland

October 12th, 2021 in Company news, Proton news

Our top priority has always been the security of our community, which is why we are happy to announce our partnership with Bug Bounty Switzerland and our new private bug bounty program made up of expert ethical hackers and security researchers. Bug Bounty Switzerland has successfully led some of Switzerland’s largest bug bounty programs and …

Introducing Privacy Decrypted

September 29th, 2021 in Blog, Company news, Privacy basics, Privacy Decrypted, Proton news

ProtonMail was founded in 2014 to build a better internet where privacy is the default, and to protect activists, journalists, and ordinary people from online surveillance. We are activists ourselves, and over the years we have supported movements around the world from Hong Kong to Belarus to Myanmar, both with our products and through direct …

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Enhancing protection and information for activists

September 24th, 2021 in Company news, Proton news

ProtonMail was founded in 2014 to build a better internet where privacy is the default, and to protect activists, journalists, and ordinary people from online surveillance. We are activists ourselves, and over the years we have supported movements around the world from Hong Kong to Belarus to Myanmar, both with our products and through direct …

Sir Tim Berners-Lee

Sir Tim Berners-Lee joins Proton’s advisory board

September 8th, 2021 in Company news, Proton news

We are proud and humbled to announce that Sir Tim Berners-Lee, a fellow former scientist from the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) and the inventor of the World Wide Web, will be joining Proton’s advisory board. Our vision is to build an internet where privacy is the default by creating an ecosystem of services …

Important clarifications regarding arrest of climate activist

September 6th, 2021 in Company news, Proton news

Updated 24 September 2021 We would like to provide important clarifications regarding the case of the climate activist who was recently arrested by French police on criminal charges. We are also deeply concerned about this case and deplore that the legal tools for serious crimes are being used in this way. In the interest of …

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The new ProtonMail has passed its independent security audit

July 5th, 2021 in Open source audits, Proton news, Security

At ProtonMail, we believe everyone should be in control of their personal data. A critical component of controlling your data is having the ability to make informed decisions about who you entrust with your data and how it is secured. Most companies rely on security through obscurity and do not share their code, making it …

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