Toolbox: Secure Communications - Linux

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Various tools that may be useful for securing your communications when using a Linux Client Computer




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  • 2851 encFS in 4 toolboxes
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    EncFS provides an encrypted filesystem in user-space. It runs without any special permissions and uses the FUSE library and Linux kernel module to provide the filesystem interface. You can find links to source and binary releases below.

  • 183 Enigmail in 29 toolboxes
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    Enigmail is an extension to the mail client of Mozilla / Netscape and Mozilla Thunderbird which allows users to access the authentication and encryption features provided by GnuPG

  • 2856 Gnome SSH Tunnel Manager in 2 toolboxes
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    gSTM is a front-end for managing SSH-tunneled port redirects. It stores tunnel configurations in a simple XML format. The tunnels (local, remote and dynamic) can be managed and individually started/stopped through one simple interface.

    tagged: GNOME, Linux, ssh, tunneling
  • 6980 GNU Privacy Guard (GnuPG) in 26 toolboxes
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    The GNU Privacy Guard (GnuPG) enables people to securely exchange messages and to secure files with both privacy and strong authentication. GnuPG is a free software replacement for the PGP suite of cryptographic software.

    Guardian Project port to Android: https://guardianproject.info/code/gnupg/

  • 581 Hushmail in 4 toolboxes
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    Hushmail is a Web-based e-mail service that lets you send and receive email in total security

  • 2855 mac changer in 1 toolbox
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    A GNU/Linux utility for viewing/manipulating the MAC address of network interfaces

  • 2853 nmap in 8 toolboxes
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    Nmap ("Network Mapper") is a free open source utility for network exploration or security auditing. It was designed to rapidly scan large networks, although it works fine against single hosts.

  • 2841 ntop in 4 toolboxes
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    ntop is a network traffic probe that shows the network usage, similar to what the popular top Unix command does. ntop is based on libpcap and it has been written in a portable way in order to virtually run on every Unix platform and on Win32 as well.

    ntop users can use a a web browser (e.g. netscape) to navigate through ntop (that acts as a web server) traffic information and get a dump of the network status. In the latter case, ntop can be seen as a simple RMON-like agent with an embedded web interface.

    tagged: monitoring, Network
  • 1593 Off-the-Record (OTR) Messaging in 19 toolboxes
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    OTR allows you to have private (not just encrypted) conversations over instant messaging by providing: Encryption, Authentication, Deniability, and Perfect forward secrecy.

  • 1116 OpenSSH in 28 toolboxes
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    Secure shell

  • 2837 OpenVPN in 9 toolboxes
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    OpenVPN is a full-featured SSL VPN solution which can accomodate a wide range of configurations, including remote access, site-to-site VPNs, WiFi security, and enterprise-scale remote access solutions with load balancing, failover, and fine-grained access-controls

  • 1219 Privoxy in 9 toolboxes
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    Privoxy is a web proxy with advanced filtering capabilities for protecting privacy, modifying web page data, managing cookies, controlling access, and removing ads, banners, pop-ups and other obnoxious Internet junk.

  • 2834 stunnel in 4 toolboxes
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    Stunnel is a program that allows you to encrypt arbitrary TCP connections inside SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) available on both Unix and Windows. Stunnel can allow you to secure non-SSL aware daemons and protocols (like POP, IMAP, LDAP, etc) by having Stunnel provide the encryption, requiring no changes to the daemon's code.

  • 127 Tor in 31 toolboxes
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    Free software for anonymous Internet communication.