There are some serious concerns with Firefox's plans to turn in DoH. I, for one, am not happy with all Firefox DNS traffic being sent to a US companies servers. See this article for more info:


> Another way one could do is switching the browser from Firefox, but honestly, we don't know to which. In terms of privacy we haven't found something we can recommend to you out there. In fact that's why this step of Mozilla concerns us so much - they have been the last resort for many of us.

We need to make another browser. I like Mozilla and all, but they aren't infallible, and we're completely reliant on them for web access.

@wizzwizz4 Firefox does a lot of good things, though. As long as there an option to easily turn it off I don't see a need to split off to a different browser. It's also a lot of work to build a browser from scratch, so it would probably make sense to fork Firefox and just pull in the changes without the DoH stuff? Just my thoughts. 🙂

@JayT @wizzwizz4 Yandex browser gives you a menu of DNS options, including DoH, DNScrypt, filtering (OpenDNS), etc. I am not suggesting switching to Yandex, only that Firefox could do something similar.

@Limax @wizzwizz4 Firefox does provide a setting to turn it off:
Preferences -> Network Settings -> Enable DNS over HTTPS


@JayT @wizzwizz4 True, but a menu of alternative choices (as well as disabling it) would be ideal.

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