Alternatives to Hands Off! for all platforms with any license

Platforms

Desktop

  • Comodo Firewall icon

    Comodo Firewall

    Comodo Firewall Pro - Secure your system against internal attacks such as Trojan viruses / malicious software and external attacks by hackers. Safeguard your personal data through a simple user friendly single click interface offering...

    Free Windows

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    Little Snitch

    Little Snitch intercepts unwanted connection attempts, and lets you decide how to proceed.

    Commercial Mac

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    ZoneAlarm Free Firewall

    ZoneAlarm Free Firewall blocks hackers from infiltrating your home PC by hiding your computer from unsolicited network traffic. By detecting and preventing intrusions, ZoneAlarm Free Firewall keeps your PC free from viruses that slow...

    Freemium Windows

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    Radio Silence

    Radio Silence lets you block individual apps from accessing the internet. It never throws pop-ups on the screen, and is completely invisible.

    Commercial Mac

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  • Rubbernet icon

    Rubbernet

    Rubbernet keeps an eye on all network-enabled apps running on your Mac. It provides real-time monitoring so you can keep an eye on the exact state of your live network connections. With the Activity sidebar, you'll be able to see...

    Freemium Mac

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    • Discontinued Official website inaccessible, old download still available at download sites.

Hands Off! Comments

Such a bad licensing policy

Negative Comment by maximeleb
about Hands Off! and Aurora Nov 2015

I bought HandsOff! few monthes ago. It works pretty well...when it works, but crashes a lot without notifying anything ! Your firewall falls down, and you cannot notice anything...

Moreover, One Periodic asked me to pay again $20 to get the version 3 that just adds...Mac OSX El Capitan support. That is a shame.

Better get Little Snitch which has a better reputation. And above all, do not get into their pricing gears. They will ask you to pay a new license for every MacOS X updates without really new features ; and they are not ashamed about it.

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