Hotspot Shield VPN

Acc ess all your favorite content privately and securely — download Hotspot Shield VPN free

What is a VPN?

Hotspot Shield VPN acts like an underground tunnel that connects you to your favorite websites. When you connect to a VPN, it turns a public network into a private network using military-grade encryption so hackers, identity thieves, advertisers, governments, ISPs, and others can’t monitor what you’re doing on the internet.

On public networks, these groups can track your online behavior virtually non-stop to steal your personal information, bank records, usernames, passwords, serve you targeted ads, or simply set rules about what website you can and can’t visit.

Since you’re able to access websites anonymously using a VPN, not only is your personal information safe from prying eyes, but you can get by content filters that are set on Public Wi-Fi networks at work or school, and other forms of internet censorship set by ISPs and governments.


Hotspot Shield VPN is “a top choice for encrypting your Wi-Fi connection.”

Why do I need a VPN?

People all around the world use Hotspot Shield VPN to gain unrestricted access to all their favorite content from almost any location. With governments and ISPs continuously trying to censor the internet, internet freedom and net neutrality have become controversial issues that affect the lives of virtually all people. This is exactly why we built Hotspot Shield VPN: to help provide secure, private access to the world’s information for everyone.

But that’s not all. Here’s a fact many people don’t know: your home Wi-Fi network is just as unsafe as any public Wi-Fi network. Most routers are easily hackable because they have no built-in security protocols. That’s right – no security protocols whatsoever.

For this reason, home routers are a primary target for cybercriminals looking to steal your personal information and to commit harmful cyberattacks across the internet. Additional layers of security are a must to keep hackers, cybercriminals, and other information thieves at bay. A VPN provides the privacy and information security you need to keep you and your family safe from hackers, snoopers, and identity thieves.

When do I use a VPN?

Every time you login to your computer and get on the internet,
connect to Hotspot Shield VPN for the following reasons:

How do I set up Hotspot Shield VPN?

Setting up Hotspot Shield VPN is simple: connect in just one click.
Once you download Hotspot Shield and sign up, all you have to do is:



It’s that easy! Now, you’re free to access all your favorite content whenever you want, wherever you want, with privacy and security protections you can trust.

Hotspot Shield is user friendly: “very simple, clear to understand, and uncluttered.”

Why should I use Hotspot Shield VPN?

There are many great reasons to use Hotspot Shield VPN. We engineer some of the fastest, most efficient VPN technology available today, Catapult Hydra. With over 30 patents, our unique, proprietary VPN transport protocol optimizes multiple server connections that are stronger and faster over long distances. PCWorld concluded that Hotspot Shield VPN is “by far the fastest VPN” they’ve tested.

Among our commitment to providing the best service to users around the world, is our equally strong commitment to privacy and security. We strongly believe that online privacy is a basic, inalienable human right. This means that we do not track, log, or store any of our users’ personally identifiable information. Your information is anonymized from all third parties, including ourselves.

We take pride in upholding our mission to our users – that access to the world’s information and data privacy are fundamental human rights. We provide superior technology and transparent privacy standards to make it all possible.

Join over 600 million users around the globe who trust Hotspot Shield VPN.