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View Poll Results: Privacy Solution of the Year
Adblock Plus 23 12.85%
Adblock Edge 1 0.56%
Adguard AdBlocker 1 0.56%
CipherShed 0 0%
Disconnect 0 0%
DoNotTrackMe 1 0.56%
Ghostery 0 0%
GNUnet 0 0%
GnuPG 11 6.15%
HTTPS Everywhere 5 2.79%
LastPass 6 3.35%
NoScript 24 13.41%
PasswordMaker 0 0%
Privacy Badger 11 6.15%
Privoxy 3 1.68%
Tails 7 3.91%
Tor Browser Bundle 21 11.73%
TrueCrypt 3 1.68%
uBlock 5 2.79%
uBlock Origin 35 19.55%
VeraCrypt 5 2.79%
Whonix 1 0.56%
KeePassX 15 8.38%
Gryptonite 1 0.56%
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Old 01-04-2017, 01:47 PM   #16
IndyGunFreak
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KeepassX (although I use Keepass2)
 
Old 01-04-2017, 02:56 PM   #17
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Sadly such software is becoming increasingly important in the modern world. My vote goes to the Tor browser bundle.
 
Old 01-05-2017, 10:10 AM   #18
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Always install adblock plus.
 
Old 01-05-2017, 10:39 AM   #19
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Adblock plus sells ads now.

http://www.theverge.com/2016/9/13/12...-now-sells-ads

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Old 01-05-2017, 06:12 PM   #20
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That doesn't matter as long as you have a script blocker first and foremost.
 
Old 01-06-2017, 07:34 PM   #21
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I'd vote for Gryptonite if it was available.
IMHO it's user interface is much cleaner and overall better designed than KeePassX and other password managers I've seen.

I also use uBlock Origin though, so it gets my vote instead.
 
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Old 01-07-2017, 10:07 AM   #22
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Gryptonite has been added.

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Old 01-11-2017, 08:52 PM   #23
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NoScript.
 
Old 02-06-2017, 09:45 PM   #24
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If uBlock Origin is in there, then uMatrix must crack a mention
 
Old 02-07-2017, 02:36 AM   #25
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I was between keepassX and uBlock Origin. KeepassX is the first program to install in a new system as it is one of the best programs for securing personal information locally. And the other, uBlock Origin is the first addon to install with every new Firefox profile.

At the end, I voted for uBlock Origin, as I spend a lot of time in the web and this is a must tool.
 
  


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