Dotfuscator Alternatives

    Dotfuscator is described as 'Post-build .NET hardening and instrumentation platform for protecting, measuring and managing .NET applications. Supports .NET framework, .NET standard and .NET Core. Commercial use requires licensed version available on subscription basis'. There are more than 10 alternatives to Dotfuscator for a variety of platforms, including Windows, .NET Framework, Linux, Windows Phone and Mac. The best alternative is NETGuard.IO, which is free. Other great apps like Dotfuscator are Confuser (Free, Open Source), ArmDot (Paid), Crypto Obfuscator For .Net (Paid) and Aldaray Rummage (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jul 28, 2021

    1. [.NET compilation and its weakness] .NET program are compiled into MSIL, a Microsoft intermediate programming language in which anyone can find MetaData about your code and project.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      Confuser is a protector/obfuscator for .NET, providing great security to .NET Applications.
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      • Windows
      • Linux
      ArmDot is to protect .net code from decompilation. ArmDot provides rich API to issue, check and block license / serial keys. Includes key generators for C/C++, C# and PHP.
    2. Crypto Obfuscator For .Net provides advanced code protection, obfuscation and optimization for your .
      • Windows
      Rummage obfuscates .NET programs to prevent decompilation, re-use, stealing and hacking. Rummage has a clean, easy-to-use user interface, and a reasonable price tag.

      Discontinued

      No updates since 2014. See http://www.aldaray.com/Rummage/Doc/Version-history

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      • Windows
      • .NET Framework
      Babel Obfuscator is a powerful protection tool for the Microsoft .NET Framework. Programs written in .NET languages, like C# and Visual Basic .
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      • Windows
      • Windows Phone
      • .NET Framework
      Eazfuscator.NET is a commercial obfuscator for .NET platform. The main purpose of obfuscator is to protect intellectual property of the software.
    3. SmartAssembly offers an error reporting mechanism that provides you with a complete state of your program whenever it crashes. You get a full stack trace, along with the values of all variables when the crash happened.
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    4. This protect .net assemblies from reverse engineering. It provides an extra layer of protection.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Obfuscar is a basic obfuscator for .NET assemblies. It uses massive overloading to rename metadata in .NET assemblies (including the names of methods, properties, events, fields, types and namespaces) to a minimal set, distinguishable in most cases only by signature.
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