Content filtering is one aspect of parental controls on children’s devices, allowing parents to restrict access to age-inappropriate content, including explicit material. ExpressVPN’s adult-site blocker is a tool to prevent your family from seeing explicit content on porn sites. When you enable the feature, sites on our blocklist will not load.
It’s easy to turn on your adult-site blocker within ExpressVPN’s apps for Windows, iOS, Mac, and Android, as well as on Aircove. (The feature will be available for Linux by the end of 2023.)
Toggle on the adult-site blocker in ExpressVPN’s app settings. You must be using the Lightway VPN protocol. On Windows, iOS, Mac, and Android devices, your VPN must be turned on in order for the feature to work. On our Aircove router, you can use the adult-site blocker with or without the VPN turned on. All devices connected to the Aircove’s Wi-Fi will block explicit sites, shielding everyone in your family from such content. (The feature is on its way for Linux.)
Our adult-site blocklist is compiled from publicly available and open-source lists of sites. We regularly review and update these blocklists.
Yes, it is included with any ExpressVPN plan and can be enabled in the app settings.
The easiest way is to install an adult-site blocker. ExpressVPN’s adult-site blocker is a simple toggle built into its apps, allowing you to block explicit content from loading on your device when you use the VPN.