Dealing with fake ExpressVPN apps

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Some users may encounter fake ExpressVPN apps on various app stores or online channels.

Learn about:

The risks of using fake ExpressVPN apps
How to download authentic ExpressVPN apps
What to do if you’re unsure whether an app/site is from ExpressVPN


The risks of using fake ExpressVPN apps

It is dangerous to use counterfeit ExpressVPN apps. These apps may:

  • Not be able to encrypt or anonymize your internet traffic
  • Send your traffic and data to undisclosed locations
  • Add bloatware or malware to your device
  • Be used to phish your ExpressVPN credentials

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How to download authentic ExpressVPN apps

You can get genuine ExpressVPN apps via:

The ExpressVPN website
Google Play Store
Apple App Store
Amazon

The ExpressVPN website

You can download every ExpressVPN app from the ExpressVPN website.

Having trouble accessing the ExpressVPN site? Contact the ExpressVPN Support Team for assistance.
  1. Sign into your account
  2. Click or tap Set up ExpressVPN
  3. Select the platform of your choice
  4. Download and set up your app

Need help? Contact the ExpressVPN Support Team for assistance.

How to verify the ExpressVPN Windows app

  1. Launch the ExpressVPN installer
  2. Click Installexpressvpn windows install
  3. Check that the “Verified publisher” is Express Vpn LLCexpressvpn windows verified publisher

How to verify the ExpressVPN Mac app

  1. Launch the ExpressVPN installer
  2. Click the lock icon in the top-right cornerexpressvpn mac click lock
  3. Check that you see Developer ID Installer: ExprsVPN LLC (VMES9GFUQJ)expressvpn mac verify developer id

How to verify the ExpressVPN Linux app

ExpressVPN for Linux users can verify that the installer for the ExpressVPN app is actually from ExpressVPN.

Need help? Contact the ExpressVPN Support Team for assistance.

Google Play Store

Go to: The official ExpressVPN app on Google Play Store

Android users can also download the ExpressVPN app for Android from the Google Play Store.

  1. Go to the Play Storeandroid open play store
  2. Search for “ExpressVPN”play store search expressvpn
  3. Select the result by ExpressVPNapp store verify expressvpn
  4. Tap Installplay store install expressvpn
  5. Set up your ExpressVPN app for Android

Need help? Contact the ExpressVPN Support Team for assistance.

Apple App Store

Go to: The official ExpressVPN app on the App Store (You may need to change your App Store country)

iOS users can also download the ExpressVPN app for iOS from Apple’s App Store.

  1. Go to the App Storeopen app store
  2. Search for “ExpressVPN”app store search expressvpn
  3. Find the result by ExpressVPN and verify the developer is ExprsVPN LLCapp store verify expressvpn developer
  4. Tap GETapp store get expressvpn app
  5. Set up your ExpressVPN app for iOS

Need help? Contact the ExpressVPN Support Team for assistance.

Amazon

Go to: The official ExpressVPN app on Amazon

Amazon device users can also download the ExpressVPN app from the Amazon website.

  1. Go to https://www.amazon.com
  2. Search for “ExpressVPN”amazon search expressvpn
  3. Select ExpressVPN – #1 Trusted VPNamazon select expressvpn
  4. Verify the app is from Express VPN LLCamazon verify expressvpn
  5. Select Continueamazon get expressvpn app
  6. Set up your ExpressVPN app

Need help? Contact the ExpressVPN Support Team for assistance.

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I’m not sure if this app/site is from ExpressVPN…

If you:

  • are unsure whether an app is released by ExpressVPN, or
  • encounter an “ExpressVPN” app that is clearly fake, or
  • are unsure if the download site you’re on belongs to ExpressVPN

Please contact the ExpressVPN Support Team.

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