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Sherlock is described as 'a powerful command line tool provided by Sherlock Project, can be used to find usernames across many social networks. It requires Python 3.6 or higher and works on MacOS, Linux and Windows' and is an app in the security & privacy category. There are five alternatives to Sherlock for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Linux, Self-Hosted solutions, Arch Linux and Fedora. The best alternative is Searx, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Sherlock are SearXNG, Intelligence X, SpiderFoot and monocles search.

Sherlock alternatives are mainly Web Search Engines but may also be Image Search Engines. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Sherlock.
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  1. Searx icon

    Searx

    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • Self-Hosted
    • Cloudron
    100 alternatives to Searx 

    Searx is a free internet metasearch engine which aggregates results from more than 70 search services. Users are neither tracked nor profiled. Additionally, searx can be used over Tor for online anonymity.

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    1.  DecentralizedSearx is based on a decentralized infrastructure with no single entity controlling it.
    2.  Dark ModeSearx supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    3.  Privacy focusedSearx is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    4.  No TrackingSearx will not track you or use your personal data.
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    SearXNG

    • Linux
    • Arch Linux
    • Fedora
    • Ubuntu
    • Debian
    • Docker
    • Red Hat
    95 alternatives to SearXNG 

    SearXNG is a free internet metasearch engine which aggregates results from various search services and databases. Users are neither tracked nor profiled.

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    1.  No TrackingSearXNG will not track you or use your personal data.
    2.  DecentralizedSearXNG is based on a decentralized infrastructure with no single entity controlling it.
    3.  Ad-freeSearXNG doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
    4.  Dark ModeSearXNG supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    5.  Privacy focusedSearXNG is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
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    Intelligence X

    113 alternatives to Intelligence X 

    Intelligence X is a search engine and data archive. Search Tor, I2P, data leaks and the public web by email, domain, IP, CIDR, Bitcoin address and more.

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    1.  Privacy focusedIntelligence X is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
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    SpiderFoot

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted
    11 alternatives to SpiderFoot 

    SpiderFoot automates OSINT to find everything possible about your target. It integrates with just about every data source available and utilises a range of methods for data analysis, making that data easy to navigate.

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    monocles search

    50 alternatives to monocles search 

    monocles is a project founded to move to a more secure, ecofriendly, privacy respecting, fair and open source technical and digital life for everyone. monocles search is one of the most privacy-respecting, secure and ethical public search engine due to the highly modified open...

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    1.  Privacy focusedmonocles search is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    2.  Dark Modemonocles search supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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