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Google fixes Chrome issue that leaked the user's real IP from behind a VPN

2015/07/30

Softpedia - (International) Google released a Chrome Web browser extension called "WebRTC Network Limiter" to address an issue with the WebRTC protocol in which certain circumstances could reveal the real public and local Internet Protocol (IP) address of a user connected via a virtual private network (VPN).

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/google-fixes-chrome-issue-that-leaked-the-user-s-real-ip-from-behind-a-vpn-488143.shtml

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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