Security researcher warns VPN users for unintentionally leaking IP address through WebRTC


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Originally published at: https://www.myce.com/news/security-researcher-warns-vpn-users-for-unintentionally-leaking-ip-address-through-webrtc-84006/

Users hoping to remain anonymous by using VPNs or proxies should disable several browser features, security researcher Paolo Stagno warns. Especially the WebRTC feature, used by browsers but also in mobile apps, can be used to obtain the user’s actual IP address.