ARP Guard is an app that is designed for anyone who is serious about the security
of personal data and does not intent to tolerate such antics in open Wi-Fi networks. This app helps users to protect from things such as session hijacks, Wi-Fi kill, steal cookies or spoofing of network traffic.
ARP Guard app comes under the category of Tools in the Google play store. The
app is developed by First Row. It requires an android device of 4.0 and up. The app
is last updated on 14 th November 2019. The current version of the app is 2.6.4 and
it has got 100,000+ installs in the play store. The size of the app is 2.3M. The app
can be used by individuals aged 3 and above. The app has been reviewed by 8,405 users and it has got 4.5 rating in Google play store. In app products can be
purchased at the rate of 130 rupees per item.
Basic functions of the App
Protection from any network attacks, beginning with the arp spoofing / arp
Three program modes (warning, invulnerability, recovery).
Auto off Wi-Fi when it detects an attack in non-root mode carried out on users
Notification about attack (vibration, sound, a notice containing information on the
When super user mode is available to users, make the device immune to such
attacks (using a static gateway address). There is no need of such like warning in
Extra features available for unlocking
Functions of permanent job allow users to add an application to the start up as well as to prohibit the system to unload the program from memory. Once the
application is launched users no longer have to worry about personal information.
AD removal from the application
Drawbacks of the App
It is strictly applied to IPv4 and it does not cover NDP