Privacy focused VPN Alternatives

    VPN is described as 'Be Anonymous and feel freedom in your internet activity. No Registration! Just select a global VPN server location and close your identity from surveillance and hackers. Our ultra-fast VPN protects your privacy and security' and is an app in the Security & Privacy category. There are more than 100 alternatives to VPN for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Android, iPhone and Linux. The best alternative is Tor, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like VPN are OpenVPN (Freemium, Open Source), ProtonVPN (Freemium, Open Source), WireGuard (Free, Open Source) and I2P (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 2, 2021

    1. 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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    2. 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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    3. Security-focused VPN developed by CERN scientists from the ProtonMail team. Enabling Internet without surveillance.
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      • WireGuard
      • Qubes OS
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      • Tomato
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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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    4. Snowflake is a system to defeat internet censorship. People who are censored can use Snowflake to access the internet. Their connection goes through Snowflake proxies, which are run by volunteers.
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      ExpressVPN is the worlds fastest VPN service. It is both safe and reliable to watch and stream movies abroad, or simply access your favourite sites.
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    5. Silence censorship. Protect your privacy and bypass restrictions with Xeovo VPN. Starting from 2,99$/mo.
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      • Tomato
      • pfSense
      • DD-WRT
      IVPN offers a secure VPN service to privacy minded individuals including multi-hop technology and fast bandwidth. Protect your privacy now!
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    6. FreePN is the first completely free, completely open network dedicated to protecting your online privacy. Joining the network is easy: just download and install the app. No accounts, no registration, no setup. Once you start the app, you're already protected.
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      • OpenVPN
      A post-Snowden VPN built on anonymity and security. Service requires you to think and have general understanding of software/networking setups. Intermediate level knowledge.
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