Free Anonymizer, Privacy, Proxy Software
A list of free anonymizer software which basically helps to protect your privacy on the Internet. In addition, many of the tools helps to bypass internet censorship, browse internet anonymously, send email anonymously, protect your data transfer and so on.
Free Anonymizer Software
Tor: anonymity online – Using Tor can help you anonymize web browsing and publishing, instant messaging, IRC, SSH, and other applications that use the TCP protocol. Tor also provides a platform on which software developers can build new applications with built-in anonymity, safety, and privacy features.
Tor Browser Bundle – The Tor Browser Bundle lets you use Tor on Windows, Mac OS X, or Linux without needing to install any software. It can run off a USB flash drive, comes with a pre-configured web browser called Aurora, and is self-contained.
Vidalia – Vidalia is a cross-platform controller GUI for Tor, built using the Qt framework. Using Vidalia, you can start and stop Tor, view the status of Tor at a glance, and monitor Tor's bandwidth usage.
Freenet – 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. Freenet is decentralised to make it less vulnerable to attack, and if used in “darknet” mode, where users only connect to their friends, is very difficult to detect.
JonDo – JonDo, formerly JAP, is the ip changer proxy tool you have to install on your computer. It acts as a proxy and will forward the traffic of your internet applications multible encrypted to the mix cascades and so it will hide your ip address. It is a Java application, open source and you can download it for free.
Vispa – There are many reasons why you wouldn't want your operating system connect to Microsoft's server, be it for practical reasons or pure idealism. Vispa allows you to easily tweak your Windows Vista for better privacy and security, even system performance. Do a few clicks rather than finding the write registry keys or program settings.
Loki Network Project – Loki Network Project is free VPN service and SSL based free VPN server. It is an opportunity to protect your private data (IP address, e-mail/FTP/HTTP passwords, web-sites visited, uploaded/downloaded files and etc…) and bypass certain Internet access limitations you may have at your location.
Free P2P VPN software – Wippien – You will be assigned an IP address to enjoy full network services with your friends – just as they would be sitting next to you. No special setup is needed to establish connection. Wippien uses NAT traversal techniques to penetrate NAT devices and make direct connections between peers. You can access your friends’ shares, printers, services, desktop, even ping them through IP you see next to their name.
Fake Name Generator – Generate a Random Name – Thousands of individuals, companies, and government organizations have found useful and creative things to do with the Fake Name Generator.
Privoxy – Privoxy is a web proxy with advanced filtering capabilities for protecting privacy, modifying web page data, managing cookies, controlling access, and removing ads, banners, pop-ups and other obnoxious Internet junk. Privoxy has a very flexible configuration and can be customized to suit individual needs and tastes. Privoxy has application for both stand-alone systems and multi-user networks.
JAP – Java Anonymous Proxy – JAP uses a single static address which is shared by many JAP users. That way neither the visited website, nor an eavesdropper can determine which user visited which website. Instead of connecting directly to a webserver, users take a detour, connecting with encryption through several intermediaries, so-called Mixes.
JonDo Live-CD – Jondo Live-CD offers a secure, pre-configured environment for anonymous surfing and more. It is based on Debian GNU/Linux. The live system contains the ip-changer JonDo, Firefox + JonDoFox for anonymous web surfing, Thunderbird with Enigmail for e-mails, VLC media player and more are prepared to stay anonymous.
Tails – Privacy for anyone anywhere – Tails is a live CD or live USB that aims at preserving your privacy and anonymity.
Privatix Live-System – Free portable encrypted system on an usb flash drive or an external hard drive for safe editing and carrying along of sensitive data, for encrypted communication and anonymous web surfing
Anonym.OS LiveCD – kaos.theory’s Anonym.OS LiveCD is a bootable live cd based on OpenBSD that provides a hardened operating environment whereby all ingress traffic is denied and all egress traffic is automatically and transparently encrypted and/or anonymized.
Lightweight Portable Security – a Linux-based live CD with a goal of allowing users to work on a computer without the risk of exposing their credentials and private data. This is part of the Software Protection Initiative of the US Department of Defense.
Ubuntu Privacy Remix – The goal of Ubuntu Privacy Remix is to provide an isolated working environment where sensitive data can be dealt with safely. The risk of theft of such private data arises not only from “conventional” criminals, trojans. rootkits, keyloggers etc. In many countries, measures are taken by the state aiming at spying and monitoring its citizens.
JanusVM – is software that allows you to surf the Internet without oppression or censorship, while protecting your privacy, security, and identity. It has advanced filtering capabilities for modifying web page content, managing cookies, controlling access, and removing ads, banners, pop-ups and other obnoxious Internet junk. JanusVM was designed to be used on Microsoft Windows (2000/XP/2003) and Linux.
GNU Privacy Guard – GnuPG allows to encrypt and sign your data and communication, features a versatile key management system as well as access modules for all kind of public key directories. GnuPG, also known as GPG, is a command line tool with features for easy integration with other applications.
JonDoFox – JonDoFox is a profile for the Mozilla Firefox web browser particularly optimized for anonymous and secure web surfing.
xB Browser – xB Browser is the free anonymous web browser. You're just a click away from anonymous surfing right now! The benefits of xB Browser is that it allows you to securely and anonymously surf the internet, bypass firewalls and website censorship. For enhanced privacy, xB Browser clears history of browing and deletes cookies when you close the browser.
Proxomitron – Proxomitron is a flexible HTTP web filtering proxy that enables you to filter web content in any browser. The program runs as a local proxy server and you need to configure your browser to use a localhost at port 8080 in order to activate the filtering.
Webwasher Classic – Webwasher Classic – the original. Designed for use on clients and for smaller-sized networks. Webwasher filters out unwanted advertising and protects the surfer's privacy by filtering cookies, referrer strings and Web bugs.
WebCleaner – The first feature that sets WebCleaner apart from other proxies is exact HTML filtering, and this removes a lot of advertising. The filter does not just replace some strings, the proxy parses all HTML data. The parser is fast (written in C) and can cope with every broken HTML page out there; if the parser does not recognize HTML structures, it just passes the data over to the proxy until it recognizes a tag again. No valid HTML data is ever discarded or dropped.
AdCruncher Proxy – AdCruncher Proxy is a non-caching, filtering, HTTP/1.1 compliant proxy server. Don't let that term scare you! A proxy server is just a fancy term for a program that your web browser talks to, that's all. AdCruncher Proxy's primary purpose is to filter out unwanted banner ads from web pages when you surf the web with your favorite browser, but it can also do a lot more than that too!
Your Freedom – A rudimentary service is available for free. It will provide a bit more bandwidth than a modem connection and up to six hours of usage per day (up to 18 hours per week), and will probably be enough for all casual users — it’s certainly enough to visit blocked web pages and join chats, and if it suits your needs you are welcome to use it as much as you like.
CyberGhost VPN Basic – Try the free CyberGhost VPN Basic and download our client (also free) on your PC.
Hotspot Shield – Hotspot Shield protects your entire web surfing session; securing your connection at both your home Internet network & Public Internet networks (both wired and wireless). Hotspot Shield protects your identity by ensuring that all web transactions (shopping, filling out forms, downloads) are secured through HTTPS.
Incognito – ‘Incognito’ is a CD that allows you to browse, blog, email and chat in complete anonymity wherever you happen to be. Simply find a computer, insert the CD, boot from it and start working anonymously.
UltraSurf – is a free software which enables users inside countries with heavy Internet censorship to visit any public web sites in the world safely and freely. Users in countries without internet censorship also use it to protect their internet privacy and security.
OneSwarm: Privacy preserving P2P – a new peer-to-peer tool that provides users with explicit control over their privacy by letting them determine how data is shared. Instead of sharing data indiscriminately, data shared with OneSwarm can be made public, it can be shared with friends, shared with some friends but not others, and so forth. We call this friend-to-friend (F2F) data sharing.
MUTE: Simple, Anonymous File Sharing – MUTE protects your privacy by avoiding direct connections with your sharing partners in the network. Most other file sharing programs use direct connections to download or upload, making your identity available to spies from the RIAA and other unscrupulous organizations.
AnonEmail – With AnonEmail it is possible to send e-mails without revealing your e-mail address or
any information about your identity.
QuickSilver – QuickSilver can give you complete privacy in your email and newsgroup postings.
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