Hide My IP Alternatives

    Hide My IP is described as 'for Windows and Mac uses secure proxy connections to provide the best possible protection and security online. With the click of a button, select from thousands of IP around the world' and is an app in the Security & Privacy category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Hide My IP for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Android, iPhone and Linux. The best alternative is Tor Browser, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Hide My IP are Tor (Free, Open Source), ProtonVPN (Freemium, Open Source), Freenet (Free, Open Source) and I2P (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 21, 2021

    1. 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, it prevents the sites you visit from learning...
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    2. 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 security.
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      Some users think Tor is a great alternative to Hide My IP, some don't.


    3. Security-focused VPN developed by CERN scientists from the ProtonMail team. Enabling Internet without surveillance.
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    4. Freenet is free software which lets you anonymously share files, browse and publish "freesites" (web sites accessible only through Freenet) and chat on forums, without fear of censorship.
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    5. 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.
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      • FreemiumOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      At Psiphon we are committed to an open and accessible Internet. Psiphon Open Source is a stand-alone version of Psiphon software available for free download to anyone.
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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Chrome OS
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • WireGuard
      • Qubes OS
      • OpenWrt
      • Tomato
      • IPFire
      • pfSense
      • OpenVPN
      • DD-WRT
      Mullvad is an ethical VPN provider based in Gothenburg, Sweden. They keep no logs and an account number is the only thing you need to connect to Mullvad VPN. They ask for no email, no phone number; no personal information whatsoever.
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    6. Windscribe is a desktop application and browser extension that work together to block ads and trackers, restore access to blocked content and help you safeguard your privacy online.
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    7. 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.
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    8. A secure socks5 proxy, designed to protect your Internet traffic. - Super Fast Bleeding edge techniques using Asynchronous I/O and Event-driven programming. - Flexible Encryption Secured with industry level encryption algorithm. Flexible to support custom algorithms.
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