AlternativeTo Logo

Lusca Alternatives

Lusca is described as 'fork of the Squid -2 development tree. The Lusca project aims to fix the shortcomings in the Squid-2 codebase whilst maintaining the the Squid-2 functionality and stability' and is an app. There are more than 10 alternatives to Lusca for Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and Safari. The best alternative is Varnish, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Lusca are Acrylic DNS Proxy, Proxomitron, TinyProxy and Polipo.

This page was last updated
Lusca
  1
  • FreeOpen Source
  • Windows
  • Linux

Lusca is a fork of the Squid -2 development tree. The Lusca project aims to fix the shortcomings in the...

Learn more about Lusca

  1. Varnish icon

    Varnish

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Varnish Cache is an open source, state of the art HTTP application accelerator.

    Suggest and vote on features
    No screenshots yet
  2. Acrylic is a local DNS proxy for Windows which improves the performance of your computer by caching the responses coming from your DNS servers and helps you fight unwanted ads through a custom HOSTS file.

    Suggest and vote on features
    Screenshot


  3. Proxomitron icon

    Proxomitron

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    For those who have not yet been introduced, meet the Proxomitron: a free, highly flexible, user-configurable, small but very powerful, local HTTP web-filtering proxy.

    ⚫︎ Support for scriptingProxomitron supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
    Suggest and vote on features

    Discontinued

    Last version, 4.5, released on June 2003, is still downloadable from the official website

    Screenshot
  4. TinyProxy icon

    TinyProxy

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Tinyproxy is a light-weight HTTP/HTTPS proxy daemon for POSIX operating systems. It is free software, and supports transparent and reverse proxying.

    Suggest and vote on features
    Screenshot
  5. Polipo icon

    Polipo

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    A small and fast caching web proxy (a web cache, an HTTP proxy, a proxy server). Polipo can be used in place of ad-filtering, privacy-enhancing proxies such as Junkbuster, Privoxy or WWWOFFLE.

    Suggest and vote on features

    Discontinued

    From the official website, "Polipo is obsolete. When it was first written, Polipo was probably the best HTTP proxy available. Since then, the web protocols have changed, and Polipo hasn't kept up — it has no support for HTTP/2.0 or the WebSocket protocol. Polipo will no longer be maintained."

    Configuration Page


  6. 3proxy icon

    3proxy

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    3Proxy tiny free proxy server is really tiny cross-platform (Win32/Win64&Unix) freeware proxy servers set. It includes HTTP proxy with HTTPS and FTP support, SOCKSv4/SOCKSv4.5/SOCKSv5 proxy (socks/socks.exe), POP3 proxy, SMTP proxy, AIM/ICQ proxy (icqpr/icqpr.

    Suggest and vote on features

    Warning

    This site has a poor reputation on WOT. You can see the comments on http://www.mywot.com/en/scorecard/3proxy.ru#page-3

    No screenshots yet
  7. GlimmerBlocker icon

    GlimmerBlocker

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Safari

    The problem with other ad-blockers for Safari is that they are implemented as awful hacks: as an InputManager and/or ApplicationEnhancer. This compromises the stability of Safari and very often create problems when Apple releases a new version of Safari.

    Suggest and vote on features

    Discontinued

    The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, 1.6.6, released in September 2015, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    Screenshot
  8. Proximodo icon

    Proximodo

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Proximodo is a loopback proxy server, seemingly a fork of proxomitron though likely abandonware. Unlike Proxomitron its developer is not existentially challenged. Additionally Proximodo can use Proxomitron filters. Unfortunately it does not support SSL connections.

    Suggest and vote on features
    Screenshot
  9. CCProxy icon

    CCProxy

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    Want to share Internet connection? Get every computer online through a single Internet connection? Maximize the efficiency of your Internet access on a limited budget? Look no further! Get CCProxy, a small Internet sharing software!

    Suggest and vote on features
    Screenshot
  10. WinGate icon

    WinGate

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    WinGate Proxy Server is a highly capable integrated Proxy server, firewall and email server designed for access control, security and communications needs. What you do get is all the features of Standard license for 3 concurrent users.

    Suggest and vote on features
    Policy Editor
Showing 10 of 12 alternatives