Urban Shield

Urban Shield

Wi-Fi surfing protection & auto caching and history cleaner

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What is Urban Shield?
Urban Shield is a comprehensive Edge browser extension that protects your IP and digital fingerprints on public Wi-Fi, and automatically clears your browsing history. It also blocks annoying ads to make your surfing experience smoother. With Urban Shield, you can browse freely and securely without worrying about your privacy being compromised.
By: Urban VPN
Rating: 4.50 (28)
Version: 6.4.0 (Last updated: 2024-05-09)
Creation date: 2021-12-28
Risk impact: Very high risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
  • offscreen
  • webRequestAuthProvider
  • tabs
  • webNavigation
  • webRequest
  • proxy
  • management
  • alarms
  • storage
  • scripting
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Host permissions:
  • https://*.bugsnag.com/*
  • https://*.urban-vpn.com/*
  • https://www.google-analytics.com/*
  • https://ssl.google-analytics.com/*
  • https://google-analytics.com/
  • https://www.google.com/favicon.ico
  • https://www.youtube.com/favicon.ico
  • <all_urls>
  • https://microsoftedge.microsoft.com/addons/detail/jckkfbfmofganecnnpfndfjifnimpcel?hl=en-US/*
  • https://www.urban-vpn.com/thank-you-ext-shield/*
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Size: 2.01M
Stats date:

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Are you a frequent user of public Wi-Fi or hotspot networks? If so, you're not alone.

Many public connections are not as secure as they might seem to be. When you connect to a public Wifi or hotspot, you become vulnerable to hackers and government surveillance agencies who can view and steal personal and essential information from your devices.

Urban Shield allows you to protect your IP and digital fingerprints from leaking to the wrong hands or prevent identity theft, regardless of whether you’re in a public place or your own home.

With the Urban Shield browser extension, you can:

🎭 Mask your identity and add a privacy layer to any connection – Public or from your home/office. 🔍 Hide your IP address and better conceal your Digital Fingerprints 🔄 Change your IP in Public Hotspots 🚫 Block annoying ads to make your surfing experience smoother

This extension is an all-in-one solution. There is no need to download additional software - Click "Add to Edge" to install the extension, and you are set to browse freely.

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User reviews
User reviews summary
These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Edge Add-on Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
  • Allows access to global content, including 4K and 8K videos
  • Offers a free trial period
  • Simple and practical without ads
  • Works well for remote work needs
  • Too few servers
  • Installation is slow
  • Misleading server locations
  • Potential malware issues
Most mentioned
  • High-speed and stable connection
  • Free or affordable options
  • User experience issues (e.g., slow installation, malware, incorrect language redirects)
Recent reviews
by k k, 2023-08-13

This thing sucks it installed malware, and my computers files are now all over the web.
by carl, 2023-01-25

by 晓宁, 2023-01-08
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Risk impact

Urban Shield is very risky to use and it requires a lot of sensitive permissions. Avoid installing this add-on unless you absolutely trust this publisher.

Risk likelihood

Urban Shield is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this add-on.

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