Tunnelbear is a two-switch virtual private network (VPN) service that allows its users to access content across the world. It enables users to access location-restricted sites in specific countries. The app can also be used as a hotspot shield. The Company offers applications for PC, Mac, iOS, and Android.

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Parent CompanyMcAfee
HQToronto, CA
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
TunnelBear was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in Toronto, CA

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TunnelBear Office Locations

TunnelBear has offices in Toronto and Gatineau
Toronto, CA (HQ)
310 Spadina Ave #200
Gatineau, CA
30 Rue Victoria
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TunnelBear Financials and Metrics

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TunnelBear is a subsidiary of McAfee

TunnelBear Operating Metrics

Mar, 2018


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TunnelBear News and Updates

The Best VPNs (2020): ExpressVPN, TunnelBear, Mullvad

A VPN won’t solve all of your privacy problems, but it can help make you a less tempting target for hackers.

Review: IPVanish vs. TunnelBear

Which VPN offers more speed and privacy? IPVanish or TunnelBear?

Pay just £4.17 a month for an unlimited TunnelBear VPN plan

TL;DR: Save 58 percent on an unlimited TunnelBear VPN plan, available for just £4.17 a month. In the growing list of VPN services, TunnelBear gets a lot of praise for offering a truly free service, and that's completely fair, because free is great. The only drawback is that the free TunnelBear se…

Get an exclusive saving of over £100 on the TunnelBear 2‑year VPN plan

There are a lot of VPN services out there, and they all work hard to keep your data protected, your activity anonymous, and the internet unrestricted. They don't all have a massive bear as their mascot though, and that's an important thing to consider. TunnelBear is the only VPN service that has a…

6 VPNs that work (well) for UK users in China: PureVPN, NordVPN, TunnelBear, and more

There is a lot of talk about China's internet censorship, but what does it actually mean for the average internet user in the country? What is understood is that the Chinese government block access to foreign websites and slow down cross-border internet traffic. The government censors content for …

Save 58% with this exclusive TunnelBear VPN Christmas deal

With Amazon starting its Christmas sale in early December, just a few days after the Black Friday sale ended, we could be forgiven for losing our way amidst all the deals.  With less than a week to go before Christmas Day however, we are now starting to see genuinely impressive Christmas deals cre…

TunnelBear Blogs

TunnelBear stands against website blocking in Canada

TunnelBear submitted a comment to the Canadian government against website blocking as a means to tackle copyright infringement.

TunnelBear Completes 4th Annual Independent Security Audit

TunnelBear is the only consumer VPN provider that does annual security audits. We're happy to share the results from our 2020 security audit!

TunnelBear Tales: Sarah Aoun

Sarah Aoun from Open tech Fund walks us through her journey with digital rights and the importance of maintaining a digital hygiene routine.

New Tunnels to South Korea, Cyprus, Portugal, and Moldova

Announcing new tunnels in South Korea, Cyprus, Portugal, and Modova! You can find them on the map of the TunnelBear app.

TunnelBear Transparency Report for 2020

TunnelBear's 2020Transparency Report helps explain our stance on data minimization.

Why You Should Care About Bill C-11

Privacy groups argue that Bill C-11 is a huge moment for privacy in Canada, if we can get it right.
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TunnelBear Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was TunnelBear founded?

    TunnelBear was founded in 2011.

  • How many employees does TunnelBear have?

    TunnelBear has 31 employees.

  • Who are TunnelBear competitors?

    Competitors of TunnelBear include Smallpdf, Impecsoft and Egen Solutions.

  • Where is TunnelBear headquarters?

    TunnelBear headquarters is located at 310 Spadina Ave #200, Toronto.

  • Where are TunnelBear offices?

    TunnelBear has offices in Toronto and Gatineau.

  • How many offices does TunnelBear have?

    TunnelBear has 2 offices.