NoScript Alternatives for Mac

    There are many alternatives to NoScript for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is uMatrix, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to NoScript and nine of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to NoScript are ScriptSafe (Free, Open Source), GNU LibreJS (Free, Open Source), RequestPolicy (Free, Open Source) and Better Pop Up Blocker (Free).

    This page was last updated Oct 17, 2021

    1. Point & click to forbid/allow any class of requests made by your browser. Use it to block scripts, iframes, ads, facebook, etc. uMatrix: A point-and-click matrix-based firewall, with many privacy-enhancing tools.

      Discontinued

      The repository has been archived and the development has been stopped. https://github.com/uBlockOrigin/uMatrix-issues/issues/291

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      Most users think uMatrix is a great alternative to NoScript.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Vivaldi Browser
      • Google Chrome
      • Opera
      • Chromium
      • Firefox
      A simple extension that brings some of NoScript 's functionality to Chrome while emphasizing simplicity and intuitiveness (no affiliation to NoScript or NotScripts). Formerly known as ScriptNo
      Most users think ScriptSafe is a great alternative to NoScript.


    2. GNU LibreJS is a free add-on for GNU IceCat and other Mozilla-based browsers. It blocks nonfree nontrivial JavaScript while allowing JavaScript that is free and/or trivial.
    3. RequestPolicy is an extension for Mozilla browsers that improves the privacy and security of your browsing by giving you control over when cross-site requests are allowed by webpages you visit.
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    4. Better Pop Up Blocker improves the default pop up blockers for Google Chrome and Apple Safari by blocking pop up windows opened by javascript, & other annoyances like alert, prompt, and confirm boxes.
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    5. Prevent your browser from connecting to 3rd party domain without user consent. Increase your privacy, security, and speed by blocking unnecessary requests.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Chrome OS
      • Android Tablet
      • BSD
      • iPad
      • Google Chrome
      • Haiku
      • Firefox
      Surf the web on your terms Custom cleaning/blocking of the HTTP requests combining blocking features from RequestPolicy and referer changes from RefControl and lots more.
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      Negotiator vs NoScript opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      It functions as an HTTP proxy like Fiddler. You *could* filter JS with it, but it gives such fine-grained control that this would be tedious.
      Negative comment about 1 year ago

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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Vivaldi Browser
      • Google Chrome
      • Comodo Dragon Internet Browser
      Blocks specific site scripts.
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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Google Chrome
      Script Control is a browser extension that can allow or block JavaScript. Allow or block JavaScript globally, for multiple domains, or individual domains. Similar to NoScript or uBlock Origin but much easier to use.
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