DNS / Domain Providers

Don't let Google see all your DNS traffic. Discover privacy-centric alternatives to the traditional DNS providers.

Domain Name System (DNS)

Njalla - Domain Registration

Njalla - Domain Registration Njalla only needs your email or XMPP address in order to register a domain name for you. Created by people from The Pirate Bay and IPredator VPN. Accepted Payments: Bitcoin, Litecoin, Monero, DASH, Bitcoin Cash and PayPal. A privacy-aware domain registration service.


DNSCrypt-Proxy - Tool

DNSCrypt-Proxy - Tool DNSCrypt-Proxy is a command-line DNS proxy with support for the encrypted DNS protocols, DNS over HTTPS and DNSCrypt. Can cache results to improve speed, and allows filtering, forwarding, and cloaking.


Encrypted ICANN DNS Providers

ICANN DNS Provider Server Locations Privacy Policy Type Logging Protocols DNSSEC QNAME Minimization Filtering Source Code Hosting Provider
AdGuard Anycast (based in Cyprus) WWW Commercial No DoH, DoT, DNSCrypt Yes Yes Ads, trackers, malicious domains WWW Serveroid, LLC
BlahDNS Switzerland, Japan, Germany WWW Hobby Project No DoH, DoT , DNSCrypt Yes Yes Ads, trackers, malicious domains WWW Choopa, LLC, Data Center Light, Hetzner Online GmbH
Cloudflare Anycast (based in US) WWW Commercial Some DoH, DoT, DNSCrypt Yes Yes No ? Self
CZ.NIC Czech Republic WWW Association No DoH, DoT Yes Yes ? ? Self
dnswarden Germany WWW Hobby Project No DoH, DoT , DNSCrypt Yes Yes Based on server choice ? Hetzner Online GmbH
Foundation for Applied Privacy Austria WWW Non-Profit Some DoH, DoT Yes Yes No ? IPAX OG
NextDNS Anycast (based in US) WWW Commercial Based on user choice DoH, DoT, DNSCrypt Yes Yes Based on server choice ? Self
NixNet Anycast (based in US), US, Luxembourg WWW Informal collective No DoH, DoT Yes Yes Based on server choice WWW FranTech Solutions
PowerDNS The Netherlands WWW Hobby Project No DoH Yes No No WWW TransIP B.V. Admin
Quad9 Anycast (based in US) WWW Non-Profit Some DoH, DoT, DNSCrypt Yes Yes Malicious domains ? Self, Packet Clearing House
SecureDNS The Netherlands WWW Hobby Project No DoH, DoT, DNSCrypt Yes Yes Based on server choice ? DigitalOcean, Inc.
Snopyta Finland WWW Informal collective No DoH, DoT Yes Yes No ? Hetzner Online GmbH
UncensoredDNS Anycast (based in Denmark), Denmark, US WWW Hobby Project No DoT Yes No No ? Self, Telia Company AB

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