PureVPN Privacy Report
PureVPN hides your IP address, session times, and browsing activity from view – even from itself. In 2023, an independent auditor verified that PureVPN doesn’t store customer That’s great news, but PureVPN hasn’t totally earned our trust yet. In 2023, security researchers uncovered a serious vulnerability in the VPN: it was possible to see a user’s IP Let’s hope PureVPN’s bug bounty program incentivizes white hat hackers to suss out any other big issues.
FYI: You can read more in our in-depth PureVPN review.
|All network communications and capabilities?
|Automatic, regular software/ firmware updates?
|Yes, if you opt in
|Product available to use during updates?
|Point of contact for reporting vulnerabilities?
|Bug bounty program?
|Specific to device?
|What data they log
|Name, email address, payment info, date of VPN use, ISP, customer service communications
|What data they don’t log
|Browsing activity, messages, IP address, connection time stamps, DNS queries
|Can you delete your data?
|Third-party sharing policies
|Yes, for payment
|Log camera device/ app footage
|Log microphone device/ app
|Location tracking device/ app
|Are there parental controls?
|Any security breaches/ surveillance issues in past?
|Did they do anything to fix it?
Additional Security Features
|Anything like privacy shutters, privacy zones, etc.?