IDShield Privacy Report

Privacy Rating
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IDShield is the top-rated identity theft protection service for privacy due to its encryption methods, authentication, and history free of security breaches. Its biggest drawback is that the company keeps users’ IP addresses, but it doesn’t share this information with advertisers.


In Transit Yes
At rest? Yes
All network communications and capabilities? Yes

Security Updates

Automatic, regular software/ firmware updates? No
Product available to use during updates? Yes


Mandatory password? Yes
Two-Factor authentication? Yes
Multi-Factor authentication? Yes

Vulnerability Management

Point of contact for reporting vulnerabilities?
Bug bounty program? No

Privacy Policy

Specific to device? No
Readable? Yes
What data they log Name, address, payment information, social security number, and social insurance number in Canada, information about transactions, interactions, and communicates with IDShield or affiliates, IP address, and cookies
What data they don’t log n/a
Can you delete your data? Yes, though some types of data are exempt
Third-party sharing policies Does not share with advertisers, buy shares with affiliates


Log camera device/ app footage n/a
Log microphone device/ app n/a
Location tracking device/ app No

Parental Controls

Are there parental controls? Family plans available to cover up to 10 children

Company History

Any security breaches/ surveillance issues in past? No
Did they do anything to fix it? n/a

Additional Security Features

Anything like privacy shutters, privacy zones, etc.? n/a