Category: Security

Anonymous encrypted webchat with Echoplexus

Echoplexus is a web based platform for anonymous encrypted chat. It can be used to broadcast text, source code, real time drawings and P2P voice or video calls using  WebRTC, an application programming interface enabling web browser Real-Time Communications (RTC) that works with Chrome, Opera and Firefox. Just like in IRC, anybody can create …

Best programs to change your DNS settings

Every time you enter a URL in your computer browser a DNS query takes places and asks your Internet Service Provider to translate the typed in letters into an IP address so that you can visit the website, this is what is called a DNS query and if …

Secure encrypted mobile and desktop messenger IONU

IONU is a new messaging tool for Windows, Mac OS, Android and iPhone, the program can be used by individuals or an organization that needs central administration capabilities. During the Windows installation you will be given a warning that the digital signature is not valid and the publisher can …

GPG email encryption hardware device Kinko

Kinko is an crowd funded project building an external hardware device for email encryption and decryption that will work in the background with any operating system using well established open source technologies like GnuPG and OpenSSH. The Kinko Project supports Intel and ARM architectures, translated into plain English this …

P2P encrypted messenger Vela IM

Vela is a Windows open source P2P messenger with encryption, digital signatures and message storage. The program is a combination of instant chat with P2P email, delivery reports and added security. During installation you will be prompted to create a password protected .vstore file where sent messages are kept, there …

Encrypted Instant Messenger FireFloo Communicator

Firefloo Communicator is a portable open source instant messenger that secures communications with public and private encryption keys. The program can interact with any other messenger using the standard Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP). Jabber based messengers like Pidgin, Trillian, Gmail Chat, Coccinella and Jitsi will all be …

Encrypted Voice over IP chat Mumble works with Tor

Mumble is an open source VoIP program for group or P2P chat that runs in Windows, Mac and Linux, with iPhone and Android versions in beta. Mumble encryption is implemented with public/private key authentication and unlike Microsoft owned Skype, which supposedly also encrypts calls, in Mumble cryptography experts can …