Alternatives to Privoxy for all platforms with any license

  • Adblock Plus icon

    Adblock Plus

    Adblock Plus is a free extension that allows you to - among other things - block annoying ads, disable tracking and block domains known to spread malware. Available for Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Maxthon, Opera, Safari...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android Chrome OS Android Tablet BSD Internet Explorer Vivaldi Browser Chrome Safari Yandex.Browser Opera Firefox

  • Adguard icon

    Adguard

    Adguard is an unique internet filter that removes ads, ad-trackers and blocks websites with viruses & malware.

    Freemium Mac Windows iPhone Chrome OS Vivaldi Browser Chrome Safari Yandex.Browser Opera Firefox

  • Squid icon

    Squid

    Squid is a caching proxy for the Web supporting HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, and more. It reduces bandwidth and improves response times by caching and reusing frequently-requested web pages. Squid has extensive access controls and makes a great...

    Open Source Windows Linux BSD Self-Hosted Solaris FreeBSD OpenSolaris NetBSD OpenBSD

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    Polipo

    A small and fast caching web proxy (a web cache, an HTTP proxy, a proxy server). Polipo can be used in place of ad-filtering, privacy-enhancing proxies such as Junkbuster, Privoxy or WWWOFFLE. As Polipo has much more refined HTTP...

    Open Source Windows Linux

    • Discontinued From the official website, "Polipo is obsolete. When it was first written, Polipo was probably the best HTTP proxy available. Since then, the web protocols have changed, and Polipo hasn't kept up — it has no support for HTTP/2.0 or the WebSocket protocol. Polipo will no longer be maintained."
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    Ad Muncher

    Ad Muncher is a powerful advert and popup blocking system for all browsers and advert-displaying programs like Pando, SopCast, ICQ, Morpheus, Kazaa, Grokster, Opera, PalTalk, iMesh, Bearshare, LimeWire, TVAnts. Ad Muncher can be...

    Free Windows

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    Proxomitron

    For those who have not yet been introduced, meet the Proxomitron: a free, highly flexible, user-configurable, small but very powerful, local HTTP web-filtering proxy. To become better acquainted, please see our online version of the...

    Free Windows

    • Discontinued Last version, 4.5, released on June 2003, is still downloadable from the official website
    • One of the most powerful filtering web proxy products out there. Sadly, its creator has disappeared or died. Contrary to squid, it is a non-caching proxy, specifically tailored towards filtering header information and intrusive scripts. Guest • May 2016 Disagree   Agree
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    AdFender

    State-of-the-Art Ad Blocking Technology for home and business from AdFender. AdFender provides the most comprehensive, easy-to-use ad-blocking software that can... Block ads in Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Opera...

    Free Windows Internet Explorer Chrome Safari K-Meleon Maxthon Epic Browser Lunascape Avant Browser Opera Firefox

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    Karma Blocker

    Karma Blocker is a lightweight ad blocker which is directed towards the more technically advanced users and gives great flexibility to block elements with its custom rules. It uses a Karma (or score) based weighting of objects...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Firefox

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    Proximodo

    Proximodo is a loopback proxy server, seemingly a fork of proxomitron though likely abandonware. Unlike Proxomitron its developer is not existentially challenged. Additionally Proximodo can use Proxomitron filters. Unfortunately it...

    Open Source Windows

  • AdBlocker Ultimate icon

    AdBlocker Ultimate

    AdBlocker Ultimate is a cross-browser ad-blocker. FEATURES - Completely free - Block ALL ads - no whitelisted ads/websites - Block tracking and malware domains

    Open Source Mac Windows Microsoft Edge Chrome Safari Yandex.Browser Opera GitHub Firefox

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    GlimmerBlocker

    The problem with other ad-blockers for Safari is that they are implemented as awful hacks: as an InputManager and/or ApplicationEnhancer. This compromises the stability of Safari and very often create problems when Apple releases a...

    Open Source Mac Safari

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    Better Pop Up Blocker

    Better Pop Up Blocker improves the default pop up blockers for Google Chrome and Apple Safari by blocking pop up windows opened by javascript, & other annoyances like alert, prompt, and confirm boxes. These popups often occur when...

    Free Mac Windows Linux Chrome

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    Quero AdBlock IE

    Quero AdBlock IE XML is an InPrivate Filtering XML-based Ad Blocker for Internet Explorer 8 and Quero AdBlock IE TPL is an ad blocking Tracking Protection List (TPL) for Internet Explorer 9. Both are based on the Adblock Plus...

    Free Windows Internet Explorer

  • AdBlock plus VPN icon

    AdBlock plus VPN

    Blocks all Ads (banners, popups, teasers) in Safari browser for iOS devices: iPhone, iPad, iPod.

    Free iPhone iPad

  • Adblock Cyceam icon

    Adblock Cyceam

    Get rid of ads, earn extra funds and optionally tip your favorite sites. Tips are anonymized and can be as small as 1 cent! Cyceam removes ads except those which pay you to see them. Also, you can choose to browse totally ad-free.

    Free Mac Windows Linux Android Chrome Opera Chromium Firefox

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    Safari AdBlocker

    Safari AdBlocker is the only 64-bit ad blocker built for Mac OS X 10.5+ to integrate directly into Safari, for minimum disruption to your browsing experience. Safari AdBlocker supports the use of AdBlock Plus subscriptions (urls with...

    Open Source Mac

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    BFilter

    BFilter is a filtering web proxy. It was originally intended for removing banner ads only, but since then its capabilities have been greatly extended. Unlike most of the similar tools, it doesn't rely on blacklists (although it...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • NoAds icon

    NoAds

    NoAds is an adblocking extension for the Opera web browser. Features: -- Blocking scripts from other domains that are 99% of cases are advertising. -- Blocking of page elements, including text ads. -- Import subscriptions...

    Free Mac Windows Linux Opera

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  • Apache Traffic Server icon

    Apache Traffic Server

    Formerly a commercial product, Yahoo! donated it to the Apache Foundation, and it is now an Apache TLP. Caching Improve your response time, while reducing server load and bandwidth needs by caching and reusing frequently-requested...

    Open Source Mac Linux Self-Hosted FreeBSD

  • Diladele Web Safety

    Web Safety for Squid Proxy (aka qlproxy) is an ICAP web filtering server that integrates with Squid proxy installed in your network, which provides rich web and content filtering platform to sanitize Internet traffic.

    Commercial Linux BSD

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