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PeerBlock Alternatives

PeerBlock is described as 'lets you control who your computer "talks to" on the Internet' and is a very popular Firewall in the file sharing category. There are four alternatives to PeerBlock for Windows, iPad, iPhone and Linux. The best alternative is simplewall, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like PeerBlock are BeeThink IP Blocker, Sparetoolz and iplist.

PeerBlock alternatives are mainly Firewalls but may also be Network Monitors. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of PeerBlock.
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PeerBlock lets you control who your computer "talks to" on the Internet.

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  1. simplewall icon


    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Simple tool to configure Windows Filtering Platform (WFP) which can configure network activity on your computer.

    ⚫︎ Privacy focusedsimplewall is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    ⚫︎ Lightweightsimplewall consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ Portablesimplewall can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Completely different approach but with similar results

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  2. BeeThink IP Blocker icon

    BeeThink IP Blocker

    • Windows

    BeeThink IP Blocker is a Windows IP Blocking program which controls one computer interacts with other computers over the network.

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    • iPhone
    • iPad

    Sparetoolz is a new app based on the peer-to-peer sharing economy. It’s a safe, secure platform that connects tools owners (who have tools) with tools renters (who need them).

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  4. iplist icon


    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    iplist is a Linux application for blocking connections to and from a specified range of hosts using the netfilter netlink-queue library. iplist is an open source IP filtering program similar to PeerGuardian .

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    The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.29, released in October 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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