How to test your VPN connection
How to verify the VPN is encrypting your data
You’ll be shocked to learn that some so-called VPN providers don’t even bother to encrypt your data in-transit. In fact a research study of over 300 Android VPN services concluded 18% of these apps weren’t even encrypting data (the whole point of a VPN).
So it’s a good idea to verify your VPN is encrypting data as promised. Here’s how…
There are two options for verifying your VPN is encrypted: