PeerBlock For Android 1.03 APK for Android
Updated: August 10, 2013
PeerBlock For Android lets you control who your phone 'talks to' on the Internet.By selecting appropriate lists of 'known bad' computers, you can block communication with advertising ... Read More > or Download APK >
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PeerBlock For Android / Description
PeerBlock For Android lets you control who your phone 'talks to' on the Internet.By selecting appropriate lists of 'known bad' computers, you can block communication with advertising or spyware oriented servers,computers monitoring your p2p activities, computers which have been 'hacked', even entire countries!They can't get in to your phone, and your phone won't try to send them anything either.
And best of all, it's free!
Keep in mind that I'm not a member of the PeerBlock team, I just wanted PeerBlock for phoneYou're able to grab the lists from iblocklist.com so you can start blocking those evil hostsTo add lists to PeerBlock create a new directory in the root of the sdcard (not external sdcard)Called 'PeerBlockLists' here should be all the text filesEverytime you added a new/updated list to your PeerBlockLists please press the 'Rebuild cache blocklist' and reboot so that new hosts can be blocked
WARNING:Root is required for XPosed to be installedUse at your own risk!WORK IN PROGRESS. WILL EAT YOUR CAT.
Features:Block million of hosts (upto billions)Add unlimited amount of block listsAllow HTTP/HTTPS Traffic when PeerBlock is enabled, this will make a security hole though so better if u keep it offBlock All Traffic (Paranoid Mode) every single application in android will not have internetBlock DNS - Block DNS RequestsBlock the 'Ad' Keyword in host names to give a better success rate for blocking ad'sHave a history list of every application that connected to a hostBlock a hostname/subnet/ip address from the history
How To use1. Install XPosed Framework2. Install PeerBlock For Android3. Create a directory in the sdcard called "PeerBlockLists"4. Go into XPosed Framework Installer and enable "PeerBlock For Android"5. Reboot your device6. Now go to the website iblocklist.com7. Take any list you wish for example, http://www.iblocklist.com/list.php?list=bt_ads8. Press the Update button to download the list (or copy the Update URL into your browser to download it)9. Now simply copy/paste the .txt file into the sdcard in the folder PeerBlockLists10. Go into the PeerBlock app and tick "Block DNS" and "Block 'Ad' Keyword in the Host name"11. Go to the second tab "Block Lists" now hit the "Rebuild cache blocklist"12. Reboot your device and enjoy
How to block the goverment1. Go to your sdcard and open the folder 'PeerBlock'2. Open the file HostNames.txt (if not exist create it)3. Write this in the file ".gov"4. Save the file and be sure you have Block DNS enabled!5. Any goverment website should be blocked
PeerBlock For Android / Changelog / What's New in v1.03
- DNS/Connection counters
- double icons
- Memory leak fix
- Added history, system apps included
- Created CSV Format for saving settings
- Apps with abnormal I/O behavior will get no internet
- Updated error handling in rebuilding the cache list
- Block hosts/subnet/ip from the history
- App will be shown now in the 'Last Blocked Host'
- Added comma's at the 'Blocking xx Ips' to read it better
- Hooking a extra API if some rooted apps are calling it directly
- Added to changelogs and about scrollbars