fwsnort VS dnscrypt-proxy

Compare fwsnort vs dnscrypt-proxy and see what are their differences.


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fwsnort dnscrypt-proxy
1 90
66 8,302
- 2.1%
0.0 8.9
about 3 years ago 6 days ago
Perl Go
GNU General Public License v3.0 only ISC License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of fwsnort. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-04-21.


Posts with mentions or reviews of dnscrypt-proxy. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-12-31.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing fwsnort and dnscrypt-proxy you can also consider the following projects:

cloudflared - Cloudflare Tunnel client (formerly Argo Tunnel)

DNS-over-HTTPS - An implementation of RFC 8484 - DNS Queries over HTTPS (DoH).

nextdns - NextDNS CLI client (DoH Proxy)

Pi-hole - A black hole for Internet advertisements

udm-utilities - A collection of things I have made to make the Unifi Dream Machine more useful

blahdns - A small hobby ads block dns project with doh, dot, dnscrypt support.

SimpleDnsCrypt - A simple management tool for dnscrypt-proxy

dohot - DoHoT: making practical use of DNS over HTTPS over Tor

GoodbyeDPI - GoodbyeDPI — Deep Packet Inspection circumvention utility (for Windows)

dnscrypt-resolvers - Lists of public DNSCrypt / DoH DNS servers and DNS relays

dns-over-https - High performance DNS over HTTPS client & server

AdGuardHome - Network-wide ads & trackers blocking DNS server