IPv6 leak protection (Android)
VirtualShield now offers IPv6 leak protection by disabling IPv6 traffic while connected to our VPN, thus providing you with a guarantee that no Internet traffic leaks out over your regular connection while connected to VPN.
Note: This feature is entirely optional and can be disabled if required.
- Open the VirtualShield Android application.
- Open the Settings panel by tapping the Cog/Gear shaped icon near the top-right of the app.
- Inside the settings panel, select Advanced Settings.
- Select the IPv6 leak protection option, then press the Save button to save your settings.
What is IPv6 and how is it different from IPv4?
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