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Stronghold Alternatives

Stronghold is described as 'Easily configure macOS security settings from the terminal' and is an app in the security & privacy category. There are eight alternatives to Stronghold for Mac, Android, Android Tablet, F-Droid and Linux. The best alternative is LuLu by Objective-See, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Stronghold are OpenSnitch, Little Snitch, NetGuard and AFWall+.

Stronghold alternatives are mainly Firewalls but may also be Network Monitors or Anti-Virus Apps. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Stronghold.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac

Easily configure macOS security settings from the terminal.

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  1. LuLu is the free, shared-source firewall for macOS. Its goal is simple; block any unknown outgoing connections, until approved by the user.

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    OpenSnitch

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    OpenSnitch is a GNU/Linux port of the Little Snitch application firewall.

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    Little Snitch

    • Mac

    A firewall protects your computer against unwanted guests from the Internet. But who protects your private data from being sent out? Little Snitch does!

    Network monitor (official screenshot).
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    NetGuard

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • F-Droid

    NetGuard provides simple and advanced ways to block access to the internet - no root required.

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    AFWall+

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android

    Firewall (iptables frontend), based on DroidWall which is no longer being developed. A paid "donate"-version with more features it advertised within the app.

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    Radio Silence

    • Mac

    Radio Silence lets you block individual apps from accessing the internet. It never throws pop-ups on the screen, and is completely invisible.

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  7. Hands Off! icon

    Hands Off!

    • Mac

    Hands Off! is an application to monitor and control the access of applications to your network and disks.

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    Quantum Flare

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android
    1. Anti-phishing & anti-ransomware: Protects you from apps that steal login credentials or credit card numbers. Complete ransomware threat attack protection.
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