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Security, Privacy, Access

Hotspot Shield VPN encryption secures your browsing session, detects and blocks malware, protects your privacy and allows you to access all of your favorite sites. Hotspot Shield protects your IP address, and allows you to browse the internet anonymously. Geo-restrictions often deter users from accessing certain sites in some countries. You can bypass geo-restrictions and access blocked sites using the Hotspot Shield VPN software.

Hotspot Shield VPN - Security, Privacy, Access

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The standard Hotspot Shield version is free, ad-supported VPN software. However, upgrading to Hotspot Shield Elite brings some amazing advantages. The Hotspot Shield Elite Virtual Private Network comes with:

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Mobile Users

Hotspot Shield VPN is now available for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, and Android devices. All the great features of the desktop product, including Malware protection, are available on your mobile device. Our VPN for iPhone and VPN for Android offer data compression that helps you save bandwidth and $$$ on your phone bill. It offers unlimited access to your favorite sites on your mobile device no matter where you are – at school, college, university, or office- or how restricted the internet access is. The Hotspot Shield free proxy allows you to bypass filters and firewalls that limit your online freedom at school or at the office.

If for any reason you are not able to install Hotspot Shield from the Google Play Store, please send an email with the subject line "android" to and you will receive an automatic response with the latest Hotspot Shield APK and instructions how to install it on your android device.

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Mac Users

Hotspot Shield VPN for Mac is the #1 security product for Mac computers. Not only does it protect against 3.5 million malware threats such as the Flash Trojan virus but it merges powerful encryption and privacy technology to provide Mac users with a complete internet browsing security solution. You can access blocked sites anonymously from anywhere with Hotspot Shield VPN for Mac. Filters and firewalls at your school or work can be easily bypassed to gain uncensored access to Facebook, Gmail, YouTube, Twitter or any other website you want.

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