K9 Web Protection Alternatives for Linux

    K9 Web Protection is not available for Linux but there are some alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Pi-hole, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to K9 Web Protection and eight of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to K9 Web Protection are NextDNS (Freemium), Pluckeye (Free Personal), Squid (Free, Open Source) and SafeDNS (Paid).

    This page was last updated Oct 20, 2021

    1. Block ads for all your devices without the need to install client-side software. The Pi-hole blocks ads at the DNS-level, so all your devices are protected.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Chrome OS
      • iPad
      • UC Browser
      • Vivaldi Browser
      • Google Chrome
      • Safari
      • Yandex.Browser
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      • Opera
      • Firefox
      Block ads, trackers and malicious websites on all your devices. Get in-depth analytics about your Internet traffic. Protect your privacy and bypass censorship. Shield your kids from adult content.
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    2. Pluckeye is a filter designed with compulsive users of porn in mind. When Pluckeye is first installed, all images on the Internet are blocked.
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      Pluckeye vs K9 Web Protection opinions
      Most users think Pluckeye is a great alternative to K9 Web Protection.
      Ern1e Genius concept! And possible without external help. Can be self-administrated.
      Positive comment almost 3 years ago

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
      • Self-Hosted
      • Solaris
      • FreeBSD
      • OpenSolaris
      • NetBSD
      • OpenBSD
      Squid is a caching proxy for the Web supporting HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, and more. It reduces bandwidth and improves response times by caching and reusing frequently-requested web pages. Squid has extensive access controls and makes a great server accelerator.
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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      SafeDNS provides sophisticated cloud-based and software solutions for web content filtering which increase users' safety online by blocking botnets, malware and phishing resources, filter out most advertising and content users consider inappropriate.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • iPhone
      • Chrome OS
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Apple TV
      CleanBrowsing is a family and kid-safe way to browse the web without surprises. It Automatically blocks adult content, while still allowing Google, Youtube, Bing and the core of the web to load safely. Easy setup in 5 minutes with nothing to install.
    3. NxFilter is a freeware web filtering software controlling user activity on Internet. You can monitor Internet usage in your network and block user request for websites with NxFilter.
      Some users think NxFilter is a great alternative to K9 Web Protection, some don't.
      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Banana Pi
      • FreeBSD
      • Raspberry Pi
      GateSentry is a cross-platform proxy server with content filtering capabilities, user authentication system and data consumption statistics. It's built with Golang and free to use.

      Discontinued

      The developers have not updated GateSentry for three years.
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