Ultimate Online Protection From Ads, Trackers, & Malware

PIA MACE is our proprietary ad blocker that protects you from ads, trackers, and malware. It works at the DNS level which makes it faster and more efficient at blocking harmful requests before they can even load. 

Protection from ads, trackers & malware

Benefits Of PIA VPN MACE Ad Blocking

Private Internet Access is dedicated to safeguarding your privacy and security online. By purchasing a PIA VPN subscription and enabling PIA MACE, you can enjoy:

  • Complete protection from ads, trackers, and malware
  • Simple setup with no additional downloads or extensions
  • Faster loading times and increased battery life
  • Consume less mobile data and save money
benefits of ad blocking
Be untraceable

Become Untraceable

We don’t believe that advertisers should have access to your data. When you connect to PIA VPN, your IP address is masked which prevents cybercriminals and advertisers from tracking you online.

Start Blocking Ads In Seconds

Purchase the plan that’s right for you, then follow these simple steps:

Open PIA

Step 1

Open the PIA app

Choose Server

Step 2

Enable the PIA MACE setting

Connect to country

Step 3

Enjoy protection from ads and malware

Ad Blocking On Every Device

With dedicated apps for all major platforms, and the ability to connect 10 devices with one PIA VPN subscription, you can protect your identity across all your devices. 

Ad blocking on all devices

Choose The Plan That's Right For You

1 Month


$9.95 per month

1 Year


$119.40 $39.95 per year

All amounts are shown in USD, and any discounts reflect a reduction based on the current monthly service pricing at $9.95 per month.

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Want To Know More?

PIA VPN securely encrypts your internet traffic and all the data you transmit so that it is an unreadable format — protecting you from prying eyes. With encrypted data, you can safely use public WiFi and know that your private information is not exposed. And our powerful DNS-based blocker, PIA MACE, also keeps you safe from ads, trackers, and malware online.

PIA provides VPN ad blocking with PIA MACE. PIA MACE is our proprietary ad-blocking system designed to protect users’ privacy and security. With PIA MACE enabled, your web browser will automatically block harmful scripts, trackers, and ads from ever loading or making any tracking requests.

Aside from a more pleasant ad-free experience browsing the web, you may also notice that websites load faster without ads and trackers, and that your devices might have significantly more battery life without loading all these excess items on webpages.

PIA MACE is supported on all of our native PIA desktop applications such as Windows, macOS, and Linux.

Still Not Convinced? Try PIA Risk-Free

You’re covered by our 30-day money-back guarantee. If you’re not satisfied, get a refund.

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Disclaimer: Per our Terms and Conditions, using PIA VPN for illegal purposes is not encouraged.