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    Trusted End Node Security Alternatives

    Trusted End Node Security is described as '(TENS), previously called Lightweight Portable Security (LPS), is a Linux-based live CD with a goal of allowing users to work on a computer without the risk of exposing their credentials and private data to malware, key loggers and other Internet-era' and is a Operating System in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Trusted End Node Security for a variety of platforms, including Linux, BSD, Self-Hosted solutions, Windows and Mac. Most alternatives are Operating Systems and Linux Distros. The best alternative is Tails, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Trusted End Node Security are Qubes OS (Free, Open Source), Whonix (Free, Open Source), EndeavourOS (Free, Open Source) and Alpine Linux (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jan 17, 2022

    1. The Amnesic Incognito Live System (Tails) is a Debian 9 based live CD/USB with the goal of providing complete Internet anonymity for the user.
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    2. Qubes is an open source operating system designed to provide strong security for desktop computing.
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    3. Whonix is a desktop operating system designed for advanced security and privacy. Whonix mitigates the threat of common attack vectors while maintaining usability. Online anonymity is realized via fail-safe, automatic, and desktop-wide use of the Tor network.
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    4. Are you that distro-hopper that always have been curious to try Archlinux, but aren’t confident enough to do the install process and dealing with bleeding-edge releases after install, or are you already familiar with Archlinux, but you’re looking for an express install with a...
    5. Alpine Linux is a security-oriented, lightweight Linux distribution based on musl libc and busybox.


    6. The OpenBSD project produces a FREE, multi-platform 4.4BSD-based UNIX-like operating system. Our efforts emphasize portability, standardization, correctness, proactive security and integrated cryptography. * OpenBSD runs on many different hardware platforms.
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    7. MINIX is a POSIX-compliant Unix-like operating system based on a tiny microkernel running in kernel mode with the rest of the operating system running as a number of isolated, protected, processes in user mode.
    8. Kodachi is a Debian-based distro which can be run from a DVD or USB thumb drive. It filters network traffic via a VPN and Tor, obscuring the user's location. It attempts to clean up after itself, removing traces of its use from the computer.
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    9. Regolith Linux is a distro for people that prefer a spartan interface with polished and consistent system management. It brings together a trifecta of Ubuntu’s ubiquity, .
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    10. BunsenLabs Linux is a distribution offering a light-weight and easily customizable Openbox desktop. The current release is Helium, built on top of Debian (stable). The project is a community continuation of CrunchBang Linux.
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