Top 23 Python Privacy Projects
🔒 Consolidating and extending hosts files from several well-curated sources. Optionally pick extensions for porn, social media, and other categories.Project mention: Can you make MIUI private? (Xiaomi OS) | reddit.com/r/privacy | 2022-01-20
Your device is haydn, right? Maybe try xiaomi eu rom, it should be less bloated so less telemetry but yeah it is still based on same chinese source. Install adaway on top of that with this list.
Guide to securing and improving privacy on macOSProject mention: Privacy settings tools for Mac? | reddit.com/r/macapps | 2021-11-29
Less time debugging, more time building. Scout APM allows you to find and fix performance issues with no hassle. Now with error monitoring and external services monitoring, Scout is a developer's best friend when it comes to application development.
Google Chromium, sans integration with GoogleProject mention: Choose the Browser Carefully (2021) | news.ycombinator.com | 2022-01-23
A self-hosted, ad-free, privacy-respecting metasearch engineProject mention: "Your computer is sending automated requests" | reddit.com/r/TOR | 2022-01-11
Sounds like you tried Google search over Tor. Whoogle or DuckDuckGo are better and are less likley to see ratelimits.
Privacy enhanced BitTorrent client with P2P content discoveryProject mention: Regarding DHT Node Calls Block Issue | reddit.com/r/tribler | 2022-01-18
Thank you very much for your ideas and suggestions! The second suggestion is something we have also been thinking about but critically depends on the performance of E2E encryption. This also already goes back to 2013, see [this issue](https://github.com/Tribler/tribler/issues/3) for example.
Modern, privacy-friendly, and detailed web analytics that works without cookies or JS.Project mention: Google Analytics declared illegal in the EU. | reddit.com/r/opensource | 2022-01-20
BleachBit system cleaner for Windows and LinuxProject mention: How much gb is windows and all its programs | reddit.com/r/techsupport | 2022-01-21
In addition to windirstat I would also recommend Bleachbit https://www.bleachbit.org/ to clean out temp files and stuff you wouldn't think of.
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Simple random DNS, HTTP/S internet traffic noise generatorProject mention: Generating random http/https traffic | reddit.com/r/networking | 2022-01-10
A web privacy measurement frameworkProject mention: Miniconda environment Killed before creating | reddit.com/r/Ubuntu | 2021-08-18
I'm trying to follow the steps to install OpenWPM on ububtu 18.04, following the installation steps, and I'm running into this issue:
A Framework for Encrypted Machine Learning in TensorFlowProject mention: What are the technologies to keep the data secure when it's aggregated from multiple sources? | reddit.com/r/AskNetsec | 2021-12-11
🌍 Take back your privacy with Dot Browser, the privacy-conscious web browser that protects you from being tracked and monitored online. (by dothq)Project mention: Have Google search results been getting worse or is it just me? | reddit.com/r/NoStupidQuestions | 2021-10-16
I've been following dot browser on github, doesn't seem to be complete yet. I believe it uses duck duck go. https://github.com/dothq/browser
Remove your comment history on Reddit as deleting an account does not do so.Project mention: What are some unsaid rules of Reddit that the new users should be aware of? | reddit.com/r/AskReddit | 2022-01-16
What's in your data? Extract schema, statistics and entities from datasetsProject mention: Miller – tool for querying, shaping, reformatting data in CSV, TSV, and JSON | news.ycombinator.com | 2021-12-22
My team built a similar tool in Python to load any delimited file, json, parquet and Avro with one command:
Effectively loads anything into a dataframe
Forget the past. Social Amnesia makes sure your social media accounts only show your posts from recent history, not from "that phase" 5 years ago.Project mention: What's the deal with Reddit "going public" and how will it affect us? | reddit.com/r/OutOfTheLoop | 2021-12-18
https://github.com/Nick-Gottschlich/Social-Amnesia For when the time comes.
A OSINT tool to obtain a target's phone number just by having his email addressProject mention: Area Code + Prefix Info | reddit.com/r/OSINT | 2021-09-28
Hostfile blocklist for ads and tracking, updated regularly (by lightswitch05)Project mention: Pihole messes up fonts on youtube and some other sites | reddit.com/r/pihole | 2022-01-21
Reference here -> Google Fonts Not Working
Easily connect to and switch between, OpenVPN servers hosted by NordVPN on Linux (+patch leakes)Project mention: NordVPN client crashes immediately on Raspberry Pi 4 | reddit.com/r/nordvpn | 2021-03-09
I have Pi4(4GB), running Raspberry OS 64bit. I am using this software (https://github.com/jotyGill/openpyn-nordvpn) and basically connect using NordVPN using executable bash script (sample below) which is semi-automated once setup. If you are looking for a GUI interface then this might not be the best for you. Overall I am getting solid performance, no connections drop out.
ISP Data Pollution to Protect Private Browsing History with ObfuscationProject mention: YSK: “Data Pollution” is a technique for polluting your search history with random searches to keep ISPs, big data companies, and governments from gathering meaningful data about you | reddit.com/r/YouShouldKnow | 2021-05-31
Here’s one such project tackling this: https://github.com/essandess/isp-data-pollution/
Lookyloo is a web interface that allows users to capture a website page and then display a tree of domains that call each other.Project mention: Lookyloo/lookyloo - Lookyloo is a web interface that allows users to capture a website page and then display a tree of domains that call each other | reddit.com/r/bag_o_news | 2021-05-03
Bitcoin CoinJoin implementation with incentive structure to convince people to take partProject mention: Is JoinMarket still active? | reddit.com/r/joinmarket | 2022-01-18
Yes. Development happens on github, mainly https://github.com/JoinMarket-Org/joinmarket-clientserver.
Platform to audit trackers used by Android application (by Exodus-Privacy)Project mention: Privacy within chess platforms? What are your thoughts? | reddit.com/r/chess | 2021-08-15
This is the tool: https://reports.exodus-privacy.eu.org/
Take back your privacy. Lose yourself in the haystack.
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Python Privacy related posts
Choose the Browser Carefully (2021)
1 project | news.ycombinator.com | 23 Jan 2022
How much gb is windows and all its programs
1 project | reddit.com/r/techsupport | 21 Jan 2022
Pihole messes up fonts on youtube and some other sites
1 project | reddit.com/r/pihole | 21 Jan 2022
"There's no need to install a new browser"
1 project | reddit.com/r/memes | 20 Jan 2022
Looking for a new browser like chrome but better
1 project | reddit.com/r/browsers | 20 Jan 2022
Alternative of ccleaner
1 project | reddit.com/r/PiratedGames | 19 Jan 2022
Is there other necessary software like "Java" that optimizes applications on windows?
1 project | reddit.com/r/software | 19 Jan 2022
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