Hotspot Shield Alternatives for Linux

    There are many alternatives to Hotspot Shield for Linux if you are looking for a replacement. The best Linux alternative is Tor, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Hotspot Shield and loads of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Hotspot Shield are Tor Browser (Free, Open Source), OpenVPN (Freemium, Open Source), ProtonVPN (Freemium, Open Source) and WireGuard (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 14, 2021

    1. 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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      Some users think GNUnet is a great alternative to Hotspot Shield, some don't.
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      Hide My Ass! Pro VPN – The World’s Premium VPN Service - We give you access to the biggest VPN network in the world. - We have more servers in more countries than anyone else – giving you the best possible VPN connection.
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      Most users think HideMyAss! is a great alternative to Hotspot Shield.


    2. Silence censorship. Protect your privacy and bypass restrictions with Xeovo VPN. Starting from 2,99€/mo.
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    3. CyberGhost VPN allows you to surf the Internet freely, as if in disguise, regardless of the type of application you use and from where you log in.
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      Some users think CyberGhost VPN is a great alternative to Hotspot Shield, some don't.
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      ExpressVPN is the worlds fastest VPN service. It is both safe and reliable to watch and stream movies abroad, or simply access your favourite sites.
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      Bitmask is an EXPERIMENTAL open source application to provide easy and secure encrypted communication. You can choose among several different service providers or start your own. Currently, it supports encrypted internet (VPN) and encrypted email.
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    4. A better Internet awaits: now you can combine all of your available WiFi, 3G/4G, and wired Internet connections to create a single, faster and secure Internet connection on your device.
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    5. AirVPN is a VPN based on OpenVPN and operated by activists and hacktivists in defence of net neutrality, privacy and against censorship.
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      RiseupVPN service for censorship circumvention, location anonymization and traffic encryption. To make this possible, it sends all your internet traffic through an encrypted connection to riseup.net, where it then goes out onto the public internet.
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    6. Protect your web history, feel safer on public Wi-Fi, and limit ad tracking by increasing the security of your network connection. Mozilla VPN is currently offered in the US, the UK, Canada, New Zealand, Singapore and Malaysia.
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