Betternet Alternatives for Linux

    Betternet is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Tor Browser, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Betternet and loads of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Betternet are Tor (Free, Open Source), OpenVPN (Freemium, Open Source), ProtonVPN (Freemium, Open Source) and WireGuard (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jun 24, 2021

    1. Security-focused VPN developed by CERN scientists from the ProtonMail team. Enabling Internet without surveillance.
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      Some users think ProtonVPN is a great alternative to Betternet, some don't.
    2. The Tor software protects you by bouncing your communications around a distributed network of relays run by volunteers all around the world: it prevents somebody watching your Internet connection from learning what sites you visit, it prevents the sites you visit from learning...
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    3. Tor is free software and an open network that helps you defend against traffic analysis, a form of network surveillance that threatens personal freedom and privacy, confidential business activities and relationships, and state security.
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      Most users think Tor is a great alternative to Betternet.
      Not only is TOR a completely free and open-source alternative, but it offers much better potential for viewing censored content
      Positive comment 8 months ago

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      Tor is more secure than a regular VPN
      Positive comment about 2 years ago

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    4. OpenVPN provides flexible VPN solutions to secure your data communications, whether it's for Internet privacy, remote access for employees, securing IoT, or for networking Cloud data centers.
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      Most users think OpenVPN is a great alternative to Betternet.
    5. Security-focused VPN developed by CERN scientists from the ProtonMail team. Enabling Internet without surveillance.
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      Some users think ProtonVPN is a great alternative to Betternet, some don't.


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      WireGuard is an extremely simple yet fast and modern VPN that utilizes state-of-the-art cryptography. It aims to be faster, simpler, leaner, and more useful than IPSec, while avoiding the massive headache. It intends to be considerably more performant than OpenVPN.
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    6. Freenet is free software which lets you anonymously share files, browse and publish "freesites" (web sites accessible only through Freenet) and chat on forums, without fear of censorship.
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    7. The I2P network provides strong privacy protections for communication over the Internet. Many activities that would risk your privacy on the public Internet can be conducted anonymously inside I2P.
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    8. Windscribe is a desktop application and browser extension that work together to block ads and trackers, restore access to blocked content and help you safeguard your privacy online.
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      Mullvad is an ethical VPN provider based in Gothenburg, Sweden. They keep no logs and an account number is the only thing you need to connect to Mullvad VPN. They ask for no email, no phone number; no personal information whatsoever.
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