29 projects tagged "privacy"

No download Website Updated 08 Apr 2014 InvestiGateIX

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Pop 37.68
Vit 8.51

InvestiGateIX is a live system for search empowering journalists to set up their own Open Source search engine on an encrypted external device to search large amounts of documents and files

No download Website Updated 16 Jun 2011 BleachBit

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Pop 216.59
Vit 8.21

BleachBit deletes junk to recover disk space and maintain privacy. It rids your system of old junk including cache, Internet history, temporary files, unused locale files (better than localepurge), logs, and cookies. Designed for Linux systems, it wipes clean 50 applications including Adobe Reader, Bash, Firefox, Flash, OpenOffice.org, Opera, Real Player, Skype, and more. It shreds files so that they cannot be recovered, and it wipes free disk space to hide insecurely deleted files. It offers both a simple PyGTK GUI and a command line interface for automation.

No download Website Updated 28 Apr 2014 nautilus secure phone

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Pop 41.33
Vit 7.16

Nautilus secure phone is a program that allows two parties to hold a secure voice conversation. Released in May of 1995, it ran on ordinary phone lines using a pair of modems (one at each end). It was meant as an answer to NSA's attempts to force "key escrow" on encrypted communication. Later versions of the program could also use TCP, i.e. the Internet. After the original developers abandoned the project, it was taken over by German maintainers. Actual development focuses on porting to the ARM platform and portability.

Download Website Updated 30 Jul 2012 Cheix USB

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Pop 120.49
Vit 6.59

The goal of Cheix USB is a Linux image executing from a USB storage device into a running OS, either Linux or Windows, so that the host machine does not have to support booting from the USB device. The root filesystem and boot partitions are read-only to preserve the USB device. All writes are done in a tmpfs. The only writes to the USB storage device are those explicitly made by the user. Cheix's ISO can currently be used to create either a bootable USB or a hard-drive installation.

Download Website Updated 07 May 2014 Coquelicot

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Pop 152.00
Vit 5.66

Coquelicot is a “one-click” file sharing Web application with a focus on protecting users’ privacy. Its basic principle is that users can upload a file to the server, and in return they get a unique URL which can be shared with others in order to download the file. Coquelicot aims to protect, to some extent, users and system administrators from disclosure of the files exchanged from passive and not-so-active attackers.

No download Website Updated 08 Feb 2012 creepy

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Pop 88.32
Vit 3.77

creepy is an application that allows you to gather geolocation related information about users from social networking platforms and image hosting services. The information is presented in a map inside the application where all the retrieved data is shown, accompanied with relevant information (i.e. what was posted from that specific location) to provide context to the presentation.

No download Website Updated 27 Dec 2012 retroshare

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Pop 93.19
Vit 3.63

RetroShare is a cross-platform private P2P sharing program. Using a web-of-trust to authenticate peers and OpenSSL to encrypt all communication, it lets you securely share files, chat, messages, forums, and interest and communication channels with your friends.

Download No website Updated 22 Sep 2012 Liberté Linux

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Pop 89.67
Vit 3.52

Liberté Linux is a secure, reliable, lightweight, and easy to use Gentoo-based live USB Linux distribution intended as a communication aid in hostile environments. It installs as a regular directory on a USB/SD key, and after a single-click setup, boots on any desktop computer or laptop. The Internet connection is then used to set up a Tor circuit, which handles all network communication. During first boot, a unique email ID is generated from fingerprints of user's certificate and Tor hidden service key. This persistent ID allows one to stealthily communicate with other Liberté users. The distribution includes image and document processing applications, and can function as a secure Web browsing platform. For developers, Liberté can also serve as a robust framework for mastering Gentoo-based live USBs/CDs. The build process is fully automated with incremental build support, and is more mature and reliable than most of Gentoo's own outdated live CD tools.

Download Website Updated 02 Mar 2014 Whonix

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Pop 139.64
Vit 3.50

Whonix is an anonymous general-purpose operating system based on Virtual Box, Debian GNU/Linux, and Tor. By design, IP and DNS leaks are impossible. Not even malware with root rights can find out the user's real IP/location, because Whonix consists of two (virtual) machines. One machine solely runs Tor and acts as a gateway, called Whonix-Gateway. The other machine, Whonix-Workstation, is on a completely isolated network. Only connections through Tor are possible.

No download Website Updated 22 May 2012 UsbCryptFormat

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Pop 104.93
Vit 3.18

UsbCryptFormat is a graphical user interface (GUI) for the encryption of USB flash drives or external hard drives. It allows the user to reformat a USB flash drive, an SD card, or an external hard drive with an encrypted filesystem very easily and without the danger of destroying data on an internal hard drive because of incautious handling of device names. So it is usable even for a layperson.

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