Checking what is your IP address is very easy, and even Google will show the IP if you search for “what is my IP”. Privacy and anonymity matter for VPN users, so it is not enough just to check what is your new IP when are connected to the VPN. You also need to ensure that you can’ t be decloaked when you are behind a VPN.
Revealing your identity by using your real IP address to download/transfer torrent files can turn into big trouble and even cost you a money in lawsuits. Many people don’t understand how the P2P downloads and copyright infringement work, so we will try to explain it.
A DNS leak is a problem with the network configuration that results in loss of privacy by sending DNS queries over insecure links instead of using the VPN connection.