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Windows RiseupVPN users need to upgrade to connect →


Having trouble connecting to RiseupVPN and running Windows - time to upgrade!

If you are using Windows and are unable to connect to RiseupVPN, then you need to upgrade your client.

The reason for this requirement is because a low-risk vulnerability was discovered in the Qt Installer Framework, which is used by RiseupVPN which can be triggered on RiseupVPN release previous to 0.21.11. We consider the vulnerability to be low risk, because several conditions are needed to trigger the vulnerability…

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Incident history

2021 (14)

December 28, 2021 at 4:45 PM UTC

Windows RiseupVPN users need to upgrade to connect

◆ This issue is not resolved yet
October 26, 2021 at 7:09 PM UTC

Possible network issues due to DDoS

Resolved in under a minute
October 22, 2021 at 11:54 AM UTC

Scheduled network outage today

Resolved after 16m of downtime
October 14, 2021 at 1:42 PM UTC

Scheduled network outage today

Resolved after 4h 30m of downtime
September 30, 2021 at 2:43 PM UTC

e-mail delivery interrupted

Resolved after 28m of downtime
September 26, 2021 at 5:10 PM UTC

Ongoing mailing list scheduled maintenance

Resolved after 2h 3m of downtime
September 17, 2021 at 4:01 PM UTC

Certificates changed, some configuration changes may be necessary

Resolved after 217h 14m of downtime
August 23, 2021 at 3:43 PM UTC


Resolved after 2h 38m of downtime
July 2, 2021 at 7:53 PM UTC

gateway disruptions

Resolved after 18m of downtime
June 28, 2021 at 6:15 PM UTC

Planned systems maitenance ongoing

Resolved after 2h 9m of downtime
June 18, 2021 at 10:37 PM UTC

networking issues

Resolved after 1h 3m of downtime
June 8, 2021 at 7:38 PM UTC

more colo work

Resolved after 2h 1m of downtime
June 7, 2021 at 10:26 PM UTC


Resolved after 2h 34m of downtime
June 3, 2021 at 7:39 PM UTC

network problems

Resolved after 19m of downtime