Alternatives to Hotspot Shield for Linux with any license

  • Tor icon

    Tor

    Tor is free software and an open network that helps you defend against traffic analysis, a form of network surveillance that threatens personal freedom and privacy, confidential business activities and relationships, and state...

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  • Tor Browser icon

    Tor Browser

    The Tor software protects you by bouncing your communications around a distributed network of relays run by volunteers all around the world: it prevents somebody watching your Internet connection from learning what sites you visit...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux OpenBSD

  • I2P icon

    I2P

    The I2P network provides strong privacy protections for communication over the Internet. Many activities that would risk your privacy on the public Internet can be conducted anonymously inside I2P.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android BSD

  • CyberGhost VPN icon

    CyberGhost VPN

    CyberGhost is a fast, simple and efficient way to protect your online privacy, surf anonymously and access blocked or censored content.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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    anonymoX

    AnonymoX is an Firefox & Google Chrome add-on that gives you fast, anonymous browsing in the click of a button. When enabled, you'll be able to pick a random IP, delete cookies, all with a view to making life online just that...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Chrome Firefox

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    Private Internet Access

    Private Internet Access™ VPN Service encrypts your connection and provides you with an anonymous IP to protect your privacy.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone iPad Tomato pfSense OpenVPN DD-WRT

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    GNUnet

    GNUnet is a framework for secure peer-to-peer networking that does not use any centralized or otherwise trusted services. A first service implemented on top of the networking layer allows anonymous censorship-resistant file-sharing....

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

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    Lantern

    Lantern allows you to give or get access to the internet through other users around the world connected by a trust-based peer-to-peer network.

    Free Personal Mac Windows Linux Android Android Tablet

    • Four reasons: 1) very unobtrusive, 2) very easy to use, 3) FREE of cost, and 4) open source. Reason # 4 is the most important for me; open source allows you to inspect and compile the software (binary download also an option), which means that you need not trust anyone.
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    PureVPN

    PureVPN is much more than your usual VPN services provider. It offers unparalleled security and anonymity, making it your only choice for a secure online browsing experience.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Windows Mobile Android iPhone Blackberry Android Tablet iPad Kindle Fire

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    VyprVPN

    VyprVPN makes reclaiming your online privacy, security, and freedom as simple as tapping to connect.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • Tunlr icon

    Tunlr

    Premium DNS. Browse the web with fewer restrictions! Stream the TV, movies, and music you want. Does not work with netflix. Easy to use. Blazing fast. Try our smart DNS free for 7-days! After that it is only $0.99 a month or less!.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • DotVPN icon

    DotVPN

    Faster Internet with 100% uptime and powerful encryption on up to 5 devices. Cancel anytime. If you're not satisfied for any reason, we'll give you a full refund.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone iPad Chrome Opera Firefox

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    Browsec

    Browsec encrypts your traffic and routes it through our secure cloud network. No one will be able to identify, track you or sniff your traffic. - Visit Facebook and twitter from work, read whatever you want. - Privacy. Hide your...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux iPhone iPad Chrome Opera Firefox

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    Hide.me

    We hide your identity, your location and IP address - all behind multiple layers of encryption, with no logs, no data trail…and no proof! HIDE.me represents a new generation in privacy and VPN providers. We've learned from...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone iPad

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    JonDo

    JonDo is a free proxy software for accessing so-called JonDonym mix cascades. The JonDonym anonymous proxy technology is based on the principle of multiple (layered) encryption, distribution and processing (Mixing). Thereby, the JonDo...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • sshuttle

    sshuttle: where transparent proxy meets VPN meets ssh sshuttle is the only program that solves the following common case: Your client machine (or router) is Linux, FreeBSD, or MacOS. You have access to a remote network via ssh....

    Open Source Mac Linux

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    Bitmask

    Bitmask is an open source application to provide easy and secure encrypted communication. You can choose among several different service providers or start your own. Currently, Bitmask supports encrypted internet (VPN) and encrypted...

    Open Source Linux Android

  • CacheBrowser

    What is CacheBrowser? CacheBrowser is a system designed to help Internet users bypass Internet censorship. The core idea of CacheBrowser is to grab censored content cached by Content Delivery Networks such as Akamai and CloudFlare...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Chrome Python Chromium

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    VPN.ac

    A serious service developed and provided since 2012 by a Romanian security company.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad TomatoUSB pfSense DD-WRT

  • StrongVPN icon

    StrongVPN

    StrongVPN.com is VPN service that offers exit points in up to 22 countries, depending on which service package you purchase. Get access to Netflix, Facebook, YouTube, BBC, Sky Go, Hulu, Spotify, ABC and many more with our VPN...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Windows Mobile Android iPhone S60 HP webOS Chrome OS Windows RT Android Tablet iPad

  • WireGuard icon

    WireGuard

    WireGuard is an extremely simple yet fast and modern VPN that utilizes state-of-the-art cryptography. It aims to be faster, simpler, leaner, and more useful than IPSec, while avoiding the massive headache. It intends to be...

    Open Source Linux

  • Hoxx VPN Proxy icon

    Hoxx VPN Proxy

    Hoxx VPN Proxy service to unblock blocked websites, hide your location and encrypt your connection. Completely free.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Firefox

  • VIP DNS Club icon

    VIP DNS Club

    Common DNS providers have thousands of users per an IP address making it easier for services to flag and block them. We provide servers with either just you on the IP address right up to a maximum of 10! We use the latest and...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad tvOS

  • ExpressVPN icon

    ExpressVPN

    ExpressVPN is the worlds fastest VPN service. It is both safe and reliable to watch and stream movies abroad, or simply access your favourite sites. Features: * The full suite of ExpressVPN’s easy-to-use software for all your...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android iPhone Chrome OS Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad Kindle Fire

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    TorGuard

    With all the security issues created by hackers, net censorship, identity theft, and ISPs’ monitoring activities, your online privacy has never been more threatened or important. TorGuard's goal is to provide easy to use services...

    Commercial Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • YourPrivateVPN icon

    YourPrivateVPN

    YourPrivateVPN is a professional fast and secure VPN that protects your privacy and makes you anonymous while surfing the net. YourPrivateVPN covers your internet activity completely, not even your ISP will know what sites you have...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone iPad

  • Ivacy VPN icon

    Ivacy VPN

    Ivacy has completely transformed its service, and are better than ever. Ivacy now offers servers in 44+ countries, along with additional protocols. Moreover, the whole website is revamped to make navigation user-friendly and...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android Blackberry Chrome Firefox

  • fruho icon

    fruho

    is an open-source, zero-configuration VPN manager. It supports automatic setup and allows easy switching between VPN providers.

    Open Source Linux

  • Mullvad icon

    Mullvad

    Mullvad is a Swedish OpenVPN provider. It can be used to communicate, surf and download or upload anonymously and securely. The price is about 5 euros per month and there are lots of payment options, including Paypal and Bitcoin.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

  • NordVPN icon

    NordVPN

    With more than ten years of experience, NordVPN is a leading VPN provider. NordVPN gives you military-grade protection online, and you can access all your favorite sites without restriction. We never log your activity when using our...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Chrome OS Windows RT Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad

  • ibVPN icon

    ibVPN

    Invisible Browsing VPN is an affordable VPN service that provides servers in 39 countries. ibVPN will allow you to - Access blocked websites and applications (like Hulu, Pandora, BBC) - use web applications in complete...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone iPad

  • cryptostorm

    no-compromise® network© security™: opensource, anonymous token auth, drama-free.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Android Android Tablet

  • AlwaysVPN icon

    AlwaysVPN

    AlwaysVPN is a hosted virtual private network. Our service creates an encrypted link between your computer and our servers and then forwards all of your internet traffic through this link. You can purchase an amount of vpn bandwidth...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

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    ProxyDNS

    Enjoy Internet with no geographic restrictions. Unblocks: Netflix, Hulu, Pandora, Spotify, CinemaNow, ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC, HBO Go, Grooveshark, Rdio, Songza, roku.com, etc.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet Kindle Fire

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    itshidden VPN

    itshidden VPN is the ultimate surfing privacy service on the Internet with huge capacity and no complicated software to install, you already have everything you need on your computer right now!

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud