- Company (that provides the nominated product / solution / service): CyberGhost VPN
- Website: http://www.cyberghostvpn.com/en_us
- Company size (employees): 30
- Country: United States
- Type of solution: Software
- Approximate number of users worldwide: 7.5 million
In 3 bullets, summarize why this product or service is different from the competition and deserves recognition:
The NO LOG’s policy is the main reason more than 7.5 million worldwide trust CyberGhost’s VPN service. By publishing the transparency report, users are constantly updated about law enforcement inquires.
To enhance a cumbersome free online experience, CyberGhost is the first privacy company to add new layers of privacy and security, all together in a user friendly and easy to use interface. With just one click, users can choose the best combination of features directly from the client interface.
CyberGhost 5.5 is designed to be the most versatile and complete privacy product with the intention of offering the highest level of anonymity. The features are purposed to allow users enjoy the free internet, anonymize their online presence and through our NO LOGS policy, fight surveillance.
The latest version of CyberGhost VPN, 22.214.171.124_7 incorporates unique new features on the VPN market such as:
Protection against malicious websites: Once a malicious website is detected, the users will be alerted and the access to the compromising site will be blocked.
Ad-block capability is enhancing a seamless online experience while eliminating annoying adware.
These features add to an already innovative array of capabilities in CyberGhosts Windows and Mac OS X Client such as Forced Https connections when available, Online Tracking Prevention, or Extra Speed.
Designed to maximize simplicity and efficiency, CyberGhost5.5 Device Management Console interface makes it easier for users to independently manage manually configured OpenVPN, L2TP/IPSec, PPTP on any device and operating system. The console is a hub where devices can be registered, named, added or removed without the need to reset them all.
The device management console also allows personal statistics of the blocked malicious urls, removed ads and tracking attempts. In only two months, users have been protected by CyberGhost VPN 5.5 from 203.000 malicious websites while 36 million ads and 75 million tracking attempts were detected and removed.
Premium subscribers can also opt for the extra speed feature, routing the traffic through the fastest hardware available.