Shell Privacy

Open-source Shell projects categorized as Privacy

Top 23 Shell Privacy Projects

  • openvpn-install

    Set up your own OpenVPN server on Debian, Ubuntu, Fedora, CentOS or Arch Linux. (by angristan)

    Project mention: Azure Private DNS on-premises | | 2023-02-03

    To give those elements access to your Azure Private DNS solution, we had to ensure that they have access to the Azure network somehow. To do that, let’s start to set up a VPN solution, using a virtual machine with a Unix-based operating system installed. To easily install an OpenVPN Server, we suggest angristan OpenVPN installer that you can find here and counts with more than 9.4k stars.

  • blokada

    The official repo for Blokada apps.

    Project mention: How does you privacy friendly ecosystem look like? | | 2023-01-29

    Blokada 5 on my phone and as VPN an on my Notebook:

  • 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.

  • block

    Let's make an annoyance free, better open internet, altogether!

    Project mention: Remove Energized blocklists | | 2023-01-07
  • autoVPN

    Create On Demand Disposable OpenVPN Endpoints on AWS.

  • rhasspy

    Offline private voice assistant for many human languages

    Project mention: The failure of Amazon's Alexa shows Microsoft was right to kill Cortana | | 2022-12-04

    Here is one example

  • whoami-project

    Whoami provides enhanced privacy, anonymity for Debian and Arch based linux distributions

    Project mention: Google gives 403 (Forbidden) error when using proxychains/whoami | | 2022-02-28

    Hi, today I was setting up things to stay hidden/secure using kali linux and one of those was proxies so I followed a tutorial on how to install kali-whoami (

  • HiddenVM

    HiddenVM — Use any desktop OS without leaving a trace.

    Project mention: A virtual machine ***within*** tails | | 2022-12-19
  • 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.

  • hblock

    Improve your security and privacy by blocking ads, tracking and malware domains.

    Project mention: Adblock from MX Linux | | 2023-02-02
  • wireguard-manager

    ✔️ wireguard-manager enables you to create and manage your own vpn under a minute.

    Project mention: Hardware for 500Mbit/s Max 20 users with 24Mbit/s speed | | 2023-01-17
  • easy-wg-quick

    Creates Wireguard configuration for hub and peers with ease

    Project mention: need help with a WireGuard setup script thing | | 2022-08-27

    I installed WireGuard using the instructions here, but when I tried to connect to it with my phone, it just didn't have internet access. any idea why?

  • Vanadium

    Privacy and security enhanced releases of Chromium for GrapheneOS. Vanadium provides the WebView and standard user-facing browser on GrapheneOS. It depends on hardening in other GrapheneOS repositories and doesn't include patches not relevant to the build targets used on GrapheneOS.

    Project mention: Blocking youtube ads | | 2023-01-27

    You'll have to keep an eye on their github or changelogs or something.

  • ataraxia

    Simple and lightweight source-based multi-platform Linux distribution with musl libc.

  • qvm-create-windows-qube

    Spin up new Windows qubes quickly, effortlessly and securely on Qubes OS

  • energizedprotection

    Energized Protection Magisk Module.

    Project mention: [help] Energized Pro Magisk module doesn't exist? | | 2022-10-27

    From what I see you have first to activate systemless host in magisk and then continue with the installation through commands in terminal, in their Github they explain the commands and the process

  • browser-linux

    Mirror of Please open issues and PRs there.

  • self-hosted-services

    A core set of privacy-preserving services that can be easily self-hosted via Docker Compose.

  • simpleoptout

    Deep links to opt-out of data sharing by 100+ companies.

    Project mention: Permission Slip by Consumer Reports: take back control of your data | | 2023-01-29

    There is also simpleoptout for the more lo-fi approach.

  • black-mirror

    Blacklists and whitelists that aim to promote security, safety, and sanity across the internet!

    Project mention: Automatically maintained malicious host blacklists and false-positive whitelists | | 2022-05-30

    T145 / black-mirror

  • Ubuntu-Telemetry-Free-Privacy-Secure

    This Bash script just removes a pre-installed Telemetry, a pre-installed software and libs with some potentional or high risk. Script removes them to make your experience better and more secure. Also, the script installs an additional software for the protection. You will find more advices in Readme file about "what you can do more".

    Project mention: Hit me with your best Ubuntu privacy tips | | 2022-10-30
  • ipfs-chat

    Real-time P2P messenger using go-ipfs pubsub. TUI. End-to-end encrypted texting & file-sharing. NAT traversal.

  • smashblock

    📡 🛡️A self-updating extensive blocklist filter for AdGaurd. Be sure to 🌟 this repository for updates!

    Project mention: how to i block these popups | | 2022-02-27

    However, you should not generally being seeing popups like these. You might want to try the SMASHBLOCK Blocklist as well as some of the built in annoyance filters. StevenBlack/hosts is another great one. Both of those are amalgamations of multiple blocklists, so they will filter way more stuff than you're used to. You might find yourself temporarily or permanently allowing some hosts to go through, more than you're used to.

  • ungoogled-chromium-void

    Ungoogled Chromium template and builds for Void Linux

    Project mention: How do you go about installing packages not in the Packages page? | | 2023-01-30
  • script

    Scripting for generating signed production releases of AOSP and metadata for the Updater app along with partially automated maintenance of out-of-tree patch sets. (by GrapheneOS)

    Project mention: Looking for guide to sign AOSP builds | | 2022-10-22
  • SaaSHub

    SaaSHub - Software Alternatives and Reviews. SaaSHub helps you find the best software and product alternatives

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 2023-02-03.

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

Project Stars
1 openvpn-install 9,334
2 blokada 2,831
3 block 2,361
4 autoVPN 2,007
5 rhasspy 1,815
6 whoami-project 1,527
7 HiddenVM 1,432
8 hblock 1,205
9 wireguard-manager 1,103
10 easy-wg-quick 802
11 Vanadium 388
12 ataraxia 280
13 qvm-create-windows-qube 265
14 energizedprotection 221
15 browser-linux 142
16 self-hosted-services 142
17 simpleoptout 120
18 black-mirror 119
19 Ubuntu-Telemetry-Free-Privacy-Secure 96
20 ipfs-chat 94
21 smashblock 66
22 ungoogled-chromium-void 36
23 script 23
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