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    Adblock Plus Alternatives for Linux

    Adblock Plus is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is uMatrix, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Adblock Plus and many of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Adblock Plus are NextDNS (Freemium), Disconnect (Paid, Open Source), Unified hosts file with base extensions (Free, Open Source) and Bluhell Firewall (Free).

    This page was last updated Mar 28, 2022
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    • FreeOpen Source
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • iPad
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Internet Explorer
    • Vivaldi Browser
    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
    • Yandex.Browser
    • Opera
    • Firefox
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    1. Point & click to forbid/allow any class of requests made by your browser. Use it to block scripts, iframes, ads, facebook, etc.

      Discontinued

      The repository has been archived and the development has been stopped. https://github.com/uBlockOrigin/uMatrix-issues/issues/291

      uMatrix vs Adblock Plus opinions
      Most users think uMatrix is a great alternative to Adblock Plus.
      Rodney42 More granular control over blocking than uBlock Origin.
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Chrome OS
      • iPad
      • UC Browser
      • Vivaldi Browser
      • Google Chrome
      • Safari
      • Yandex.Browser
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      • Opera
      • Firefox
      NextDNS protects you from all kinds of security threats, blocks ads and trackers on websites and in apps and provides a safe and supervised Internet for kids — on all devices and on all networks.


    2. Disconnect was founded in 2011 by former Google engineers and a consumer- and privacy-rights attorney. We develop award-winning, user-friendly privacy and security software in San Francisco, California.
      Most users think Disconnect is a great alternative to Adblock Plus.
    3. 🔒 Consolidating and extending hosts files from several well-curated sources. Optionally pick extensions for porn, social media, and other categories.
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    4. All we know the availability of popular AdBlockers lying around... but frankly, these are too bloated with several features and options which most of us don't use beyond the defaults.
      Almost everyone thinks Bluhell Firewall is a great alternative to Adblock Plus.


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Privoxy is a non-caching web proxy with advanced filtering capabilities for enhancing privacy, modifying web page data and HTTP headers, controlling access, and removing ads and other obnoxious Internet junk.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      • BSD
      • Homebrew
      hBlock is a POSIX-compliant shell script, designed for Unix-like systems, that gets a list of domains that serve ads, tracking scripts and malware from multiple sources and creates a hosts file (alternative formats are also supported) that prevents your system from connecting to...
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    5. Guard your browser against CSS Exfil attacks! CSS Exfil is a method attackers can use to steal data from web pages using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS). This plugin sanitizes and blocks any CSS rules which may be designed to steal data.
    6. ZenMate Web Firewall is a security solution that blocks malware, trackers and security threats, plus free Ad Blocker against Malvertising!.

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      this software no longer exists

    7. Change the way you experience the web and stand up for what you believe in: Block ads and online trackers for much cleaner and private browsing. Let just a few ads appear on every site - and the ads will also sponsor the charity you choose to support.
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