Go Privacy

Open-source Go projects categorized as Privacy

Top 23 Go Privacy Projects

  • Caddy

    Fast and extensible multi-platform HTTP/1-2-3 web server with automatic HTTPS

    Project mention: What are well-developed web applications in Golang? | reddit.com/r/golang | 2023-01-28
  • AdGuardHome

    Network-wide ads & trackers blocking DNS server

    Project mention: Ad guard home, next dns, etc | reddit.com/r/firewalla | 2023-01-30
  • SonarQube

    Static code analysis for 29 languages.. Your projects are multi-language. So is SonarQube analysis. Find Bugs, Vulnerabilities, Security Hotspots, and Code Smells so you can release quality code every time. Get started analyzing your projects today for free.

  • Gotify

    A simple server for sending and receiving messages in real-time per WebSocket. (Includes a sleek web-ui) (by gotify)

    Project mention: Recommendations: Docker App To Rebroadcast Notifications | reddit.com/r/selfhosted | 2023-01-26

    I've found Gotify to work well for that

  • Fathom Analytics

    Fathom Lite. Simple, privacy-focused website analytics. Built with Golang & Preact.

    Project mention: Wordpress Statistics | reddit.com/r/Wordpress | 2023-01-20

    Privacy-first alternatives that conform to the GDPR, in case you're in the EU: Plausible (open source, can be self-hosted), Fathom, Simple Analytics.

  • berty

    Berty is a secure peer-to-peer messaging app that works with or without internet access, cellular data or trust in the network

    Project mention: Looking for free crossplatform communication tool that can hide IPs | reddit.com/r/privacy | 2022-12-10
  • portmaster

    🏔 Love Freedom - ❌ Block Mass Surveillance

    Project mention: amirite | reddit.com/r/pcmasterrace | 2023-02-02

    Then when I've done all that, I plug in the ethernet, and install a firewall. Usually either Safing's Portmaster, or one that comes in with an anti-virus (like ESET). Sadly, they usually require an internet connection to download the files needed to install.

  • trojan-go

    Go实现的Trojan代理,支持多路复用/路由功能/CDN中转/Shadowsocks混淆插件,多平台,无依赖。A Trojan proxy written in Go. An unidentifiable mechanism that helps you bypass GFW. https://p4gefau1t.github.io/trojan-go/

  • InfluxDB

    Build time-series-based applications quickly and at scale.. InfluxDB is the Time Series Platform where developers build real-time applications for analytics, IoT and cloud-native services. Easy to start, it is available in the cloud or on-premises.

  • quorum

    A permissioned implementation of Ethereum supporting data privacy

  • remark42

    comment engine

    Project mention: How to Lazy Load Disqus for Improved Site Performance | reddit.com/r/javascript | 2023-01-15

    https://remark42.com/ is far better, comes with a lot less garbage code, except it selfhosted

  • Rudderstack

    Privacy and Security focused Segment-alternative, in Golang and React

    Project mention: just got laid off (FAANG) | reddit.com/r/dataengineering | 2023-01-18

    Company: RudderStack

  • iotex-core

    Official implementation of IoTeX blockchain protocol in Go.

    Project mention: Cartesi, IoTeX and Chainlink - Real World Meets Web3 panel | reddit.com/r/cartesi | 2023-01-18

    Core Cartesi Contributor Bruno Maia joined IoTeX and Chainlink Labs to chat about how reliable data generation + immense computational power can bring blockchain mainstream!

  • Picocrypt

    A very small, very simple, yet very secure encryption tool.

    Project mention: Client Side Encryption Solutions For Google Drive? | reddit.com/r/PrivacyGuides | 2023-01-30

    However, going by this description of that particular tool, it should not have any of those issues.

  • Databunker

    Secure SDK/vault for personal records/PII built to comply with GDPR

    Project mention: GDPR compliance for hobby projects | reddit.com/r/django | 2022-05-10

    https://databunker.org/ looks really interesting but I haven't found any Django or Python integrations as yet. Any thoughts?

  • fake-sms

    A simple command line tool using which you can skip phone number based SMS verification by using a temporary phone number that acts like a proxy.

    Project mention: Fake-SMS: A simple command line tool using which you can skip phone number based SMS verification by using a temporary phone number that acts like a proxy. | reddit.com/r/amiralabs | 2022-02-19
  • wholeaked

    a file-sharing tool that allows you to find the responsible person in case of a leakage

    Project mention: Identify Websites Leaking Content | reddit.com/r/OSINT | 2022-06-10

    For proactive defense: Canarytokens, Wholeaked and Proofmode can be used to track people who sharing contents without permission.

  • server

    self-hosted tag-based time tracking (by traggo)

    Project mention: Can anyone tell me an open source alternative for Google Digital Wellbeing... I'm using Android 8.1 in my device | reddit.com/r/opensource | 2022-06-08

    Traggo. https://github.com/traggo/server

  • coyim

    coyim - a safe and secure chat client

  • surge

    Surge is a p2p filesharing app designed to utilize blockchain technologies to enable 100% anonymous file transfers. Surge is end-to-end encrypted, decentralized and open source. (by rule110-io)

    Project mention: Surge v1.1.0 release | reddit.com/r/SurgeP2P | 2022-10-19

    From the GitHub pages (https://github.com/rule110-io/surge) it explains better the app is using a blockchain technology for the anonymous network connections(NKN blockchain network, https://github.com/nknorg, https://nkn.org/), does this mean that every connection get stored permanently in the blockchain and stays anonymous only until it doesn't eventually get cracked? The blockchain features states a novel "Proof-of-relay" feature:

  • firefly

    Hyperledger FireFly is the first open source Supernode: a complete stack for enterprises to build and scale secure Web3 applications. The FireFly API for digital assets, data flows, and blockchain transactions makes it radically faster to build production-ready apps on popular chains and protocols. (by hyperledger)

    Project mention: Hyperledger FireFly: A complete stack for enterprise Web3 applications | news.ycombinator.com | 2022-09-12
  • oasis-core

    Performant and Confidentiality-Preserving Smart Contracts + Blockchains

    Project mention: Is Oasis Network a Blockchain | reddit.com/r/NigeriaNews | 2022-12-10

    For more information please visit: Oasis

  • PushBits

    A simple server for push notifications via Matrix (and a minimalistic alternative to Pushover and Gotify with a strong focus on security) 🚀📯

  • desktop-app

    Official IVPN Desktop app (by ivpn)

    Project mention: Can't use IVPN with firewall on raspberry pi OS | reddit.com/r/IVPN | 2022-11-14

    Investigating. No ETA: https://github.com/ivpn/desktop-app/issues/223

  • privtracker

    Private BitTorrent tracker generator

    Project mention: Ask HN: Those making $0/month or less on side projects – Show and tell | news.ycombinator.com | 2023-01-27

    https://privtracker.com/ Private BitTorrent tracker for everyone

    No plans or even ideas how to commercialize it, so it will stay at $-10/month.

    I made it just for fun, but noticed that there are some users, so I keep it running.

  • SaaSHub

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NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2023-02-02.

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What are some of the best open-source Privacy projects in Go? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 Caddy 45,608
2 AdGuardHome 15,712
3 Gotify 8,333
4 Fathom Analytics 7,212
5 berty 6,476
6 portmaster 6,113
7 trojan-go 5,849
8 quorum 4,292
9 remark42 4,136
10 Rudderstack 3,442
11 iotex-core 1,450
12 Picocrypt 1,074
13 Databunker 1,048
14 fake-sms 758
15 wholeaked 755
16 server 667
17 coyim 570
18 surge 334
19 firefly 314
20 oasis-core 286
21 PushBits 215
22 desktop-app 189
23 privtracker 158
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