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Keep Your Messages Private Thanks To These Top Secret Encryption Apps

Some messages are meant be kept on the down low, and for those you need a no holds bard encryption app. If you don't want anyone breaking into your text these apps will help keep your words private. These apps aren't only for the cheaters of the world, they are also great in case someone steals your phone, or if the privacy of your network is compromised. Literally everyone could make use of one these awesome utilities.

Signal - Private Messenger
Telegram Messenger
Siilo - Medical Messenger

Best Apps

Highest scored apps in the category

Signal - Private Messenger
Signal - Private Messenger

Signal

Signal Messenger, LLC

Making privacy easy, one message at a time

Millions of people use Signal every day for free and instantaneous communication anywhere in the world. Send and receive high-fidelity messages, participate in HD voice/video calls, and explore a growing set of new features that help you stay connected. Signal’s advanced privacy-preserving technology is always enabled, so you can focus on sharing the moments that matter with the people who...

Send messages with Siri
Telegram Messenger

Telegram Messenger

Telegram FZ-LLC

Free and secure text messaging

Pure instant messaging — simple, fast, secure, and synced across all your devices. One of the world's top 10 most downloaded apps with over 500 million active users.

FAST: Telegram is the fastest messaging app on the market, connecting people via a unique, distributed network of data centers around the globe.

SYNCED: You can access your messages from all your phones, tablets...

Siilo - Medical Messenger
Siilo - Medical Messenger

Siilo - Medical Messenger

Siilo

Siilo is a secure medical messaging app designed to help healthcare professionals and teams better collaborate on difficult cases, improve patient care, and share knowledge in a compliant way

Siilo is a secure medical messaging app designed to help healthcare professionals and teams better collaborate on difficult cases, improve patient care, and share knowledge in a compliant way. Join over a quarter-million active users in Europe’s largest medical network.

ENSURE PATIENT DATA SECURITY
End-to-end Encryption
PIN Code Protection – secure your conversations and data
Secure Media Library – separate personal and professional...

Confide - Private messenger
Confide - Private messenger

Confide

Confide, Inc.

Self-destructing messages

Communicate privately, stay completely confidential, and leave zero digital trace with the Confide app. With encrypted messaging, anonymous chat, and anonymous texting – you can send, retract, and hide secret text messages – whether they’re in a private chat or group chat.

Here’s what you get with Confide messenger:

ENCRYPTED MESSAGING
Send a private text, sensitive data, or other communications with end-to-end...

EASE Applications Messaging
EASE Applications Messaging

EASE Applications Messaging

EASE Applications, LLC

EASE (Electronic Access to Surgical Events) allows patients to invite family members and loved ones to receive text, photo and video updates on their status throughout the hospital experience in a safe and secure app

EASE (Electronic Access to Surgical Events) allows patients to invite family members and loved ones to receive text, photo and video updates on their status throughout the hospital experience in a safe and secure app. A HIPAA compliant communication app, EASE is designed to improve patient satisfaction and increase transparency with updates used to educate and inform families on the...

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Apps with average score

Wire • Secure Messenger
Wire • Secure Messenger
Wire • Secure Messenger

Wire • Secure Messenger

Wire Swiss GmbH

Wire is the most secure collaboration platform. We increase the productivity in your team while keeping your information private. Wire allows your team to communicate and share information easily and securely - messages, files, conference calls or private conversations - always in context.

– Communicate with your teams through private...

NetSfere Secure Messaging
NetSfere Secure Messaging
NetSfere Secure Messaging

NetSfere Secure Messaging

Infinite Convergence Solutions, Inc.

NetSfere provides enterprises with a private, highly secure, reliable, centrally managed and controlled, cloud-based mobile messaging service backed by 2,000 years of combined messaging experience delivering trillions of messages globally.

A mobile first and enterprise first messaging app, NetSfere offers a robust set of features that improve productivity and help enterprises...

Wickr Me - Private Messenger
Wickr Me - Private Messenger
Wickr Me - Private Messenger

Wickr Me - Private Messenger

Wickr, LLC

Privacy is made easy for everyone with Wickr Me.

With Wickr Me, you can instantly connect with your friends 1:1 or in groups - now with fully encrypted voice calling, voice memos - new additions to the trusted end-to-end secure sharing of files, images, and videos. Take full control over who...

TigerConnect
TigerConnect
TigerConnect

TigerConnect

TigerText, Inc.

TigerConnect (formerly TigerText) Clinical Communications for Healthcare Teams

More than a secure text messaging app, TigerConnect is a communication and collaboration platform that streamlines workflows by delivering actionable real-time, clinical data at the point of care to drive positive outcomes for patients and greater productivity and profitability for healthcare organizations.

Through its...

Zangi Messenger
Zangi Messenger
Zangi Messenger

Zangi Messenger

Secret Phone, Inc

Zangi Private Messenger is a secure messaging app to make uninterrupted HD voice and video calls and the fastest messaging and file transfer. Zangi works anywhere, and most importantly, it is absolutely free to download and use.

Why Use Zangi Private Messenger?

— Keep your communication safe and away from any servers
—...

BabelApp - Encrypted Messaging
BabelApp - Encrypted Messaging
BabelApp - Encrypted Messaging

BabelApp - Encrypted Messaging

OKsystem a.s.

BabelApp is a secure messaging and VoIP calling enterprise strength platform for end-to-end encrypted communication. It enables calling, messaging, attaching and sending of documents and files securely – and all cross-platform. Available in free personal BabelApp as well as paid enterprise BabelApp Pro versions, BabelApp is a must have for...

BBM Enterprise
BBM Enterprise
BBM Enterprise

BBM Enterprise

BlackBerry Limited

BBM® Enterprise is a secure mobile, cross-platform, messaging and collaboration tool. It provides the same user- friendly experience that’s earned BBM millions of fans worldwide – with the end-to-end security enterprise needs.

BBM Enterprise allows users to take advantage of the speed, reliability and privacy of BBM for faster communication,...

Paranoia Text Encryption PRO
Paranoia Text Encryption PRO
Paranoia Text Encryption PRO

Paranoia Text Encryption PRO

Frantisek Dvorak

• Paranoia Text Encryption PRO is the universal text encryption application for iOS (iPhone/iPad/iPod) by Paranoia Works.
• Paranoia Text Encryption keeps your notes, SMSs, emails, social networking posts, cryptocurrency keys (seeds, mnemonics), and any other text safe from all unwanted readers.
• The app provides real security as data is encrypted...

ChatSecure Messenger
ChatSecure Messenger
ChatSecure Messenger

ChatSecure Messenger

Chris Ballinger

ChatSecure is a free and open source messaging app that features OTR encryption over XMPP. You can connect to an existing Google account, create new accounts on public XMPP servers (including via Tor), or even connect to your own server for extra security.

Unlike other apps that keep you stuck in...

DocbookMD
DocbookMD
DocbookMD

DocbookMD

Medici Technologies, LLC

DocbookMD is a HIPAA-secure messaging application for healthcare providers who are members of an organization or medical society that has contracted with Scrypt, Inc. Learn more at www.docbookmd.com

Features:
• Send and receive HIPAA-secure messages and images, including X-rays, EKGs instantly
• Invite nurses, PAs, and other office staff to join you...

Secured Comm
Secured Comm
Secured Comm

Secured Comm

Secured Communications, LLC

Secured Comm protects your messaging, calls, video and file sharing using state-of-the-art systems coupled with top-secret level end-to-end encryption. Secured Comm is easy and simple to use. Secured Comm is designed and used by Law Enforcement and Military to protect their communications.

A Secured Communications Subscription is required to use...

Twicie
Twicie
Twicie

Twicie

Newzgram

Twicie
The Secured messenger
We care about your privacy
Since we started Twicie, we’ve built our Services with a set of strong secure privacy principles in mind. Twicie is the secured messenger app where you can share all your moments with your friends, family members or any of your contact list...

Encrypt SMS - Send Secret Text Messages
Encrypt SMS - Send Secret Text Messages
Encrypt SMS - Send Secret Text Messages

Encrypt SMS - Send Secret Text Messages

Sherwin Sowy

Ever wanted to send a text message or SMS that only you and your recipient can understand? Need to send confidential information via SMS, safe from anyone's prying eyes?

Encrypt SMS is a tool that allows you to encrypt messages that you send out with a password, and only those that...

SecEMS : Secure Messaging
SecEMS : Secure Messaging
SecEMS : Secure Messaging

SecEMS : Secure Messaging

Trustmobi

“I’ve been using SecEMS for a couple of months now. Finally, a secure SMS and messaging app that works as it should, and even looks better than other Messenger apps. This is the way all messenger apps should work, safely encrypting voice & text messages and not storing our personal...

SafeUM - secure messenger
SafeUM - secure messenger
SafeUM - secure messenger

SafeUM - secure messenger

SAFEUM COMMUNICATIONS EHF.

SafeUM is a secure messenger. Chat and send files using the reliable encryption algorithms. Encryption is available even in free version.

SafeUM features:

- After registration you will receive real phone number (+37XXXXXX number will be shown on "Settings" tab) which allows you to make IN SafeUM & SafeUM - OUT calls
-...

MedX Secure Messaging (MEDXAU)
MedX Secure Messaging (MEDXAU)
MedX Secure Messaging (MEDXAU)

MedX Secure Messaging (MEDXAU)

Hugo Stephenson

MedX is a secure messaging system for AHPRA registered Australian doctors, designed to allow rapid communication of confidential medical information between verified medical colleagues.

MedX enables end-to-end encryption of text messages and images, allowing doctors to communicate confidential medical information quickly to colleagues without compromising patient confidentiality. MedX allows doctors to...

Brax.Me - Private Communities
Brax.Me - Private Communities
Brax.Me - Private Communities

Brax.Me - Private Communities

Braxmobile Inc.

SECURE PRIVATE COMMUNITIES

Communicate openly with your group, business, or community. From groups of two, to groups of thousands. All in a secure closed environment where you control the level of privacy.

Chat. Live audio and video streaming. Collaborate. Share files and photos from your provided cloud storage. End-to-End Encryption capability.

No...

Cyphr - Encrypted Messaging
Cyphr - Encrypted Messaging
Cyphr - Encrypted Messaging

Cyphr - Encrypted Messaging

Golden Frog

Cyphr - Encrypted messaging simplified.

Cyphr makes encrypted messaging easy. All messages are encrypted, private and 100% yours. Generate your public and private key pair so only you can read your messages, start group conversations with friends, and share attachments privately.

ONLY YOU CAN READ YOUR MESSAGES. Cyphr generates a...

Cashew Secure Messenger
Cashew Secure Messenger
Cashew Secure Messenger

Cashew Secure Messenger

LOMENT

Cashew is a messaging app designed for multiple devices, multiple operating systems for business users and consumers.

With emphasis on privacy and security, Cashew users enjoy one on one or group messaging, end to end protection of text messages, pictures, voice notes, audio and video messages or other attachments for...

VIPole Private Messenger
VIPole Private Messenger
VIPole Private Messenger

VIPole Private Messenger

Vipole

VIPole is the encrypted messaging app developed with a focus on security and privacy. VIPole encrypts all user data end-to-end and makes it inaccessible to third parties and even to the service provider itself.

SECURE INSTANT MESSAGING
Every message is encrypted on your device before transmission, transferred encrypted and decrypted only on...

twinme private messenger
twinme private messenger
twinme private messenger

twinme private messenger

Twinlife

twinme is a free secure instant messaging and High-Definition voice/video call application, protecting your privacy and giving you full control over each of your relationships and contents.

WHY USE TWINME:

. PRIVACY BY DESIGN: twinme doesn’t ask, store, or use any of your personal data. You do not need to subscribe and...

Enkrypt Secure Messenger
Enkrypt Secure Messenger
Enkrypt Secure Messenger

Enkrypt Secure Messenger

Enkrypt Inc.

Enkrypt is a secure messenger build to protect the privacy of your communication with your family and friends, as well as with your attorney.

All messages, documents and images are encrypted with 256 bit encryption. You are able to recall and delete messages from every device that received it. We...

ginlo (SIMSme Private)
ginlo (SIMSme Private)
ginlo (SIMSme Private)

ginlo (SIMSme Private)

DP IT Brief GmbH

SIMSME IS NOW GINLO.
ginlo (previously SIMSme) is the secure messenger for private communication, made in Germany. Your alternative to US-based messengers.

+++ ginlo. Limitless communication without side effects. +++

With ginlo, you reconquer your privacy and benefit from the opportunities of digital communication more than ever.
The ginlo benefits at a glance:
+ Secure,...

nandbox Messenger:Chat & Calls
nandbox Messenger:Chat & Calls
nandbox Messenger:Chat & Calls

nandbox Messenger:Chat & Calls

nandbox Inc.

nandbox Messenger is the best messenger app to download. It is a free messaging app for Iphone, Enjoy multiple profiles from a single account to present yourself differently to different contact groups. Create a social network with public or private channel, broadcast your messages to unlimited members and receive their...

unSend.it - Encrypted SMS Text Messaging
unSend.it - Encrypted SMS Text Messaging
unSend.it - Encrypted SMS Text Messaging

unSend.it - Encrypted SMS Text Messaging

Gengolia Ltd.

Unsend It™ is an encrypted messaging app allowing users to unsend, edit & self-destruct text messages at ANY time (even after being read/opened by the recipient). What's really cool is that only the sender needs the app.

You can send text messages to ANY of your contacts. If the recipient doesn't...

DarkRoom - Confidential Chat
DarkRoom - Confidential Chat
DarkRoom - Confidential Chat

DarkRoom - Confidential Chat

Darkroom Communications Inc.

Enjoy secure and private texting with the free DarkRoom app. It’s like having a real conversation in a safe and secure room. Since DarkRoom is live-texting only, it doesn’t store anything you share on a server. You won’t leave a trace on servers or mobile devices. Feel free to chat...

UAround Private & Secure chat
UAround Private & Secure chat
UAround Private & Secure chat

UAround Private & Secure chat

Sergey Bykhovets

UAround messenger is a modern, powerful, convenient and easy product for people who choose secure communication.

We have gathered all the necessary functionality of the popular instant messengers, such as:
- Voice call function
- Video call feature
- Send Short Message
- Share photos
- Sending a Document
- Send your location in terms
- Sending a...

Other Apps

Could be good for special cases

TalkGram Unofficial Telegram

TalkGram Unofficial Telegram

SSA

TalkGram is the best messaging platform for exchanging secure messages. It is a messaging app with a focus on speed and security. It’s super-fast, simple and secure.

Main features:

- Fastest messaging app.
- Best security among messengers. Telegram heavily encrypts all your data with time-tested algorithms.
- Cloud Storage in order to never lose your data again
- Group chat & sharing.
- Multidevice.
- 100% Free
- Privacy

This app is an adaptation for iPhone and iPad of Telegram, which is a free open source system released under terms of GNU GPL. A guide about how to use this app can be found at https://telegram.org/faq

This app is Telegram desktop that is run remotely. It requires the Internet.

The subscription inside the app consists on the following:

- The length of the subscription is 1 month
- The price of the subscription is $0.99
- The subscription will be auto-renewed every month so that you can continue enjoying the app without ads.
- Payment will be charged to iTunes Account at confirmation of purchase
- Subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period
- Account will be charged for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period, and identify the cost of the renewal
- Subscriptions may be managed by the user and auto-renewal may be turned off by going to the user's Account Settings after purchase
- No cancellation of the current subscription is allowed during active subscription period
- The privacy policy and terms of use of our apps are in http://www.blackhawksystems.eu/website/policy_en.html

CorpChat - Private Messenger

CorpChat - Private Messenger

ELEET LP

CorpChat private messenger is an impressive safe communication aid. A user can log in this application without using any phone number. A cryptocurrency wallet is integrated into this application (i.e. bitcoin including other cryptocurrencies to be used later). Anonymous groups and chats. Several private IDs to be assigned to one account.

CorpChat provides additional Private IDs, anonymous and temporary groups, data delete codes and many other things! There are other high-end messenger functions such as chat communication, file sharing service, profile and notification settings. Global Internet users can obtain anonymous and absolutely free access to this all-in-one application!

CorpChat features:

- FREE MESSENGER: No payments are required for using this messenger and, therefore, this application lets you message your safe contacts absolutely free.

- CRYPTOCURRENCY WALLET: Transfer and receive bitcoin currency directly through your application (other cryptocurrencies are to be used later). Your built-in anonymous wallet lets you send currency directly through your contacts and transfer it to other app wallet addresses.

- CONTACT AND DATA SAFETY: All contacts and data processed by this application are duly coded and saved on the server.

- WIDE RANGE OF SAFETY SETTINGS: An app password, contact and data delete code, remote link control and other safety settings will maximally protect your CorpChat communication process.

- CONTACT GROUPS: create temporary and anonymous groups and chats for improving of user communication safety.

- CREATING MAXIMUM 3 PRIVATE IDs: Every user is allowed to create several (maximum x3) unique identifiers (IDs) to be used for communicating with friends and colleges. Just press a key, when necessary, to delete any unsuitable account containing irrelevant contacts from the messenger and your partner device.

- INDIVIDUAL CONTACT LISTS FOR EACH ID: You can forget about problems occurred when sorting personal and work contact lists. Now, a particular contact list may be assigned to each ID including the option of adding necessary contacts simultaneously in several lists.

- SWITCHING BETWEEN VARIOUS IDs: Make several clicks to switch between various accounts while keeping any current session enabled. You will be accessible in all available ID accounts.

App log-in procedure is simple and fully anonymous; it does not need confirmation of an E-mail address, as well as assignment to a mobile phone number or to social media accounts. It ensures safety of personal user data and contacts.

CorpChat Private Messenger is a service that is accessible on any smartphone and desktop and does not need any special OS.

CorpChat is a fail-safe and highly reliable multitask application! Now, you can continuously communicate with your family, friends and colleges keeping out of creating multiple accounts including different logins and passwords, safe chats and temporary groups. CorpChat is a single messenger service that is capable to cover all necessary user accounts!

Safety in details is CorpChat Private Messenger!

CorpChat offers encrypted calls as recurring subscription for 39.99$ per year.

Subscription Details:

- Payment will be charged to iTunes Account at confirmation of purchase
- Subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period
- Account will be charged for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period, and identify the cost of the renewal
- Subscriptions may be managed by the user and auto-renewal may be turned off by going to the user’s Account Settings after purchase
- Any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when the user purchases a subscription to that publication, where applicable
Privacy Policy http://corpchat.com/privacy.html
Terms of service http://corpchat.com/terms-of-service.html

Vysk Private Text

Vysk Private Text

Vysk

Keep your text conversations private and secure with the Vysk Private Text app. End-to-end encryption prevents hackers or anyone else from accessing your private text messages, your Vysk contact list, or shared photos. You're even protected from us, because your encrypted content is only on our servers long enough to be delivered to your trusted contacts. Once your message or attachment has been sent to the recipient, it is removed forever.

You don’t have to change the way you live your life to protect your privacy. Vysk is a company founded on the principle of ensuring that everyone, everywhere can Experience Privacy. Our innovative Everyday solutions are designed for ease of use, while keeping your everyday moments personal and private.

Vysk Private Text app features:

End-to-End Encryption -Vysk Text messages are encrypted from the time you tap “send” until the receiver opens it on their phone.

Password Protection - set simple or complex passwords. Lock the app from within the interface or set an automatic lock timer

Encrypted Photo Attachments - Take photos or choose from photos stored in your Photos app to send as encrypted messages

Snooping Protection - Hide your private conversations when Vysk Text displayed in your iPhone’s multitasking screen.

Screenshot Protection - Prevents others from taking screenshots of your conversations without your knowledge. Conversation participants are notified when screenshots have been taken.

Screen Locking - Manually lock the app from the home conversation screen, or set a specific time period to automatically lock the app.

Supports iOS version 8.0 and later.
 
For feedback or support please email [email protected]

Black SMS - Protected Texts

Black SMS - Protected Texts

Tyler Weitzman

Keep messages private by protecting them with your fingerprint or a passcode (now built directly into iMessage!).
170,000 people already use Black SMS for confidential work-material, private medical communication, photos, group chats, and relationship advice.

Download now to protect your messages with Touch ID fingerprint lock, so only the intended people can read, even if someone else has their phone.

Black SMS uses military grade 256-bit encryption

Download now to securely encrypt all your messages.

Compatible with iOS 10 software on iMessage

Smoke Private Messaging

Smoke Private Messaging

Smoke Messaging LLC

Smoke
Private Messaging

Smoke is the newest and hottest in private messaging, offering the best protection against interception and screenshots (and anyone looking over your shoulder). We put more sender controls in your hands than any other app. Unique encryption keys are generated for every single conversation. Messages disappear after a while, but you can change how long they can be viewed with a single tap. Toggle on the smokescreen, and your messages & pics are protected from screenshots and also almost impossible for anyone near you to read. And, if you don't like what you sent, you can take it back with our retract feature. Try it now… It’s free!

• Messages are end-to-end encrypted
• Messages disappear forever after viewed. You select view time limits
• Toggle screenshot protection on/off for text and pics
• Send text, photos, videos and audio messages
• 1-to-1, group, and blast messaging
• Fun editing options for pics & videos, more to come

Smoke lets you choose a username so you can bring your identity from other apps or make a new one. You can even make multiple accounts for different uses.

Smoke is fun, simple, and gives you more power over your privacy than any other messaging app. We will be constantly adding and improving features for your enjoyment and protection.

Download Smoke and you won’t want to text with anything else.

Startel Secure Messaging Plus

Startel Secure Messaging Plus

Startel Corporation

The Startel Secure Messaging Plus application is a safe and effective way to send and receive HIPAA compliant text messages.

Message content and attachments are encrypted on servers and on smartphones, and in transmission. Fully configurable, senders are in complete control of determining the length of message life within a maximum 30 day period.

Selected features include: expiring messages, voice/image attachment capability, remote wipe capability and device receipt notifications.

Startel Secure Messaging Plus supports HIPAA and HITECH compliance.

Users can receive messages across multiple devices using a single login including tablets, smartphones, and personal computers.

If protecting your sensitive text messages is of importance to you, your organization and your industry – choose right and depend on Startel Secure Messaging Plus.

iCrypt - Privacy matters.

iCrypt - Privacy matters.

PeopleTeq

Send a Text Message as if Nobody Was Watching!

iCrypt is a free messaging app that allows you to securely send text messages and media without worrying if your information will ever be exposed or stolen. Messages and media disappear within the time specified by you, are securely encrypted and cannot be recovered. iCrypt enables you to keep control of your content. We strongly focus on security and privacy so you can communicate the way you want to communicate. Some of the benefits of iCrypt include:

End to end encryption - security (4096/2048bit RSA keys, 256bit symmetric key for each message, HTTPS - encryption of transfer)
Want to set time limit on one of the messages you send? No problem. Just select how much time you want to give before the message disappears and click send. Easy as that!
Want to know if someone saved one of your timed based messages? With iCrypt you can be instantly alerted if someone takes a screenshot of your messages.
iCrypt allows you to add your tablet, phone and whatever other device you have all to one account. Now you have the ability to text from any device anywhere!
Have you ever sent a message where moments later you regret that you sent it? iCrypt gives you the ability to remotely delete your messages from other peoples devices. Instantly.
See when your friends are online or offline. Adjust your privacy settings to be as private you would like.
Creating group chats is a breeze with iCrypt. Simply start a new group, add your friends and you are instantly ready to start chatting securely with your friends.
With a custom PIN you can set your own passphrase that will be requested each time you use iCrypt. Passphrase is also used to enhance the encryption strength of the data on the device.
Never pay for text messages again!

We are constantly adding new features to iCrypt so we can continue to provide our users with a secure and fun messaging experience. Let iCrypt protect your privacy so you can feel comfortable sending the pictures and messages you want to send.

(Some extended features are available only in PREMIUM subscription. Free version allows you to use secure chat up to 100 messages per day.)

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