DuckDuckGo Privacy Essentials Alternatives

    DuckDuckGo Privacy Essentials is described as 'Privacy, simplified. Our add-on provides the privacy essentials you need to seamlessly take control of your personal information, no matter where the internet takes you: tracker blocking, smarter encryption, DuckDuckGo private search, and more' and is an app in the Web Browsers category. There are eight alternatives to DuckDuckGo Privacy Essentials for a variety of platforms, including Google Chrome, Firefox, Online / Web-based, Mac and Windows. The best alternative is Privacy Badger, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like DuckDuckGo Privacy Essentials are Ghostery (Freemium), Disconnect (Paid, Open Source), PrivacySpy (Free, Open Source) and CSS Exfil Protection (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Mar 30, 2021

    1. Privacy Badger is a browser-add on tool that analyzes sites to detect and disallow content that tracks you in an objectionable, non-consensual manner.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Microsoft Edge
      • Vivaldi Browser
      • Google Chrome
      • Safari
      • Yandex.Browser
      • Opera
      • Firefox
      Ghostery sees the invisible web - tags, web bugs, pixels and beacons. Ghostery tracks the trackers and gives you a roll-call of the ad networks, behavioral data providers, web publishers, and other companies interested in your activity.
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    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.
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    3. PrivacySpy rates, highlights, and monitors privacy policies. Understand how your data is being used. About
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    4. 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.


    5. Block requests with URL match patterns.

      Match patterns are WebExtensions built-in format to specify groups of URLs.
      See https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/Add-ons/WebExtensions/Match_patterns.
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    6. OptMewot sends Do Not Sell signals to all domains a user visits when browsing the web. Such signals must be respected for California consumers per the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), Regs Section 999.315(d).
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    7. As you browse the internet, Big Tech Detective will alert you if the website you are on is exchanging data with Big Tech by identifying and measuring connections to internet protocol (IP) addresses owned by Amazon, Facebook, Google, and Microsoft.
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