HTTPS Always Alternatives

    HTTPS Always is described as 'Encrypts your communications with many major websites, making your browsing more secure on public networks' and is an app in the Web Browsers category. There are nine alternatives to HTTPS Always for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Firefox and Google Chrome. The best alternative is HTTPS Everywhere, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like HTTPS Always are Smart HTTPS (Free, Open Source), HTTPZ (Free, Open Source), KB SSL Enforcer (Free, Open Source) and HTTPS Now (Paid).

    This page was last updated Sep 28, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Vivaldi Browser
      • Google Chrome
      • Yandex.Browser
      • Opera
      • Chromium
      • Firefox
      HTTPS Everywhere is a browser extension produced as a collaboration between The Tor Project and the Electronic Frontier Foundation. It encrypts your communications with a number of major websites.

      Discontinued

      The Electronic Frontier Foundation has announced that it will deprecate its HTTPS Everywhere browser plugin in 2022.

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Google Chrome
      • Opera
      • Firefox
      Smart HTTPS automatically changes HTTP protocols to the secure HTTPS, and if loading encounters error, reverts it back to HTTP.
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    1. HTTPZ is meant to be unobtrusive and lightweight. Is very configurable, and should be slightly more secure than some of the alternatives out there, since it has a couple of built-in ways to defend against SSL stripping attacks.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Google Chrome
      This extension enforces encryption for websites that support it as much as currently possible in Chrome. This gives you added security and privacy for your browsing automatically and transparently. This is particularly important on insecure networks, such as public wifi in e.g.
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    2. When visiting a website, a person usually leaves a lot of information about himself. And without any measures on the part of the site owner, these personal data may be stolen.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Firefox
      As wireless networks proliferate, web browsers operate in an increasingly hostile network environment.
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    3. Redirects websites that uses HTTP to websites that uses HTTPS
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Firefox
      ForceTLS allows web sites to tell Firefox that they should be served via HTTPS in the future; this helps secure you from accidentally negotiating an insecure session with certain sites. Force-TLS is also compatible with Strict Transport Security.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      SSL Enforcer - Force SSL/TLS encryption for any browser or app. Block all unsecure connections.
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