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New to Linux: how to do I install software that was only packaged for debian distros?
2 projects | reddit.com/r/Fedora | 7 Nov 2021
This GitHub thread might be of interest too
I beg on my knees to safing devs to make portmaster available as a .rpm as well.
1 project | reddit.com/r/safing | 28 May 2021
this feature request is tracked over at GitHub - which also lists some of the challenges for packaging for .rpm https://github.com/safing/portmaster-packaging/issues/4
What are the best firewalls for Windows
3 projects | reddit.com/r/privacytoolsIO | 13 Apr 2021
Publishing to AUR is planned - here is the Github issue: https://github.com/safing/portmaster-packaging/issues/30
Arch Linux download
Note, I've already opened a github issue regarding this and it is being handled there, for anybody interested, this is the link to it: https://github.com/safing/portmaster-packaging/issues/30
Update from the issue:
We fixed the issue on two ends, check the GitHub issue if you are interested in the details.
Open-source network monitor and firewall
1 project | reddit.com/r/opensource | 2 Jan 2022
A Windows one that I really enjoy and know first-hand works really well is simplewall. I didn't look any deeper than the landing page for Portmaster here, but based on it, simplewall does everything listed. It's very easy to filter outgoing/incoming traffic.
Why is the Surfshark antivirus making API calls when deactivated?
1 project | reddit.com/r/surfshark | 20 Dec 2021
Simple firewall Highly recommended https://github.com/henrypp/simplewall
My windows computer uploaded +1gb in 24 hours. I didn't touch a thing. This is normal activity but what is it?
1 project | reddit.com/r/privacy | 2 Dec 2021
Free and Open Source and GPL 3.0 app Simplewall works just as well.
Ask HN: What tools make using Windows more bearable (for Linux folk)?
3 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 26 Nov 2021
Is it true that acrobat reader free version can record everything?
1 project | reddit.com/r/privacy | 3 Nov 2021
O&O ShutUp 10 (now supporting win 11)
10 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 9 Oct 2021
Ajánlanátok nekem Cybersecurity témában bármi hasznos olvasnivalót ?
6 projects | reddit.com/r/hungary | 3 Oct 2021
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_free_and_open-source_software_packages https://www.reddit.com/r/linux_gaming/comments/edaq0s/guide_migrating_to_linux_in_2020 https://www.reddit.com/r/cybersecurity/comments/iu17uu/cybersec_cheat_sheets_in_all_flavors_huge_list https://techblog.bozho.net/list-of-open-source-security-tools List of Open Source Security Tools https://inteltechniques.com MichaelBazzell Privacy Guides https://madaidans-insecurities.github.io/index.html List of analyses regarding security and privacy focused topics https://github.com/yaelwrites/Big-Ass-Data-Broker-Opt-Out-List Big Ass Data Broker Opt Out List https://github.com/henrypp/simplewall Simple tool to configure Windows Filtering Platform https://github.com/cryptoseb/CryptoPaper Privacy, Security, and Anonymity For Every Internet User https://github.com/retiolus/privacysec Replacements, alternatives https://securityinabox.org Digital-security tools & tactics https://linuxjourney.com Learn the ways of Linux-fu, for free https://anonymousplanet.org Hitchhikers Guide to Anonymity https://fried.com/privacy Privacy Tools (Outdated) https://prism-break.org Opt out of global data surveillance programs like PRISM, XKeyscore and Tempora https://defensivecomputingchecklist.com A list of both things to be aware of and specific defensive steps that we can take in response to the common threats of 2019 EFF Surveillance Self-Defence Guides https://ssd.eff.org/en https://securephones.io Data Security on Mobile Devices
Is antivirus actually good for privacy and security?
2 projects | reddit.com/r/privacytoolsIO | 19 Sep 2021
As other said: use Windows Defender, and in combination, you can use simplewall. Best to be minimal with the amount of software on your PC, less is best, only having what you essentially need.
Simplewall: Tool to Configure Windows Filtering Platform
1 project | news.ycombinator.com | 5 Sep 2021
Windows + Simplewall = Full Privacy?
2 projects | reddit.com/r/privacytoolsIO | 4 Sep 2021
The developer site is - https://github.com/henrypp/simplewall
What are some alternatives?
portmaster - 🏔 Love Freedom - ❌ Block Mass Surveillance
WindowsSpyBlocker - Block spying and tracking on Windows
SecureUxTheme - 🎨 A secure boot compatible in-memory UxTheme patcher
AutoEq - Automatic headphone equalization from frequency responses
privacy.sexy - Open-source tool to enforce privacy & security best-practices on Windows and macOS, because privacy is sexy 🍑🍆
Open-Shell-Menu - Classic Shell Reborn.
streamdeck-tools - The Stream Deck Tools library wraps all the communication with the Stream Deck app, allowing you to focus on actually writing the Plugin's logic
tron - Tron
Ditto - Ditto is an extension to the Windows Clipboard. You copy something to the Clipboard and Ditto takes what you copied and stores it in a database to retrieve at a later time.
ScreenToGif - 🎬 ScreenToGif allows you to record a selected area of your screen, edit and save it as a gif or video.