Computer Security

Tools for Safe and Secure Browsing PDF

How to Opt Out of FamilyTreeNow.com

Internet Security Basics and Beyond

Feds Massively Increased Spying

FireFox browser add-ons for enhanced security  here

HTTPS Everywhere add-on for FireFox and Chrome browsers  here

E-mail security and what programs to use for encryption. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pretty_Good_Privacy             Philip Zimmermann: http://www.philzimmermann.com/EN/essays/WhyIWrotePGP.html  The International PGP Home Page:  http://www.pgpi.org/  and freeware PGP versions: http://www.pgpi.org/products/pgp/versions/freeware/

Privacy Resources and Sites on the Internet

Open DNS

DNS Crypt

Microsoft Standalone System Sweeper Beta

Blocking Unwanted Parasites with a Hosts File

Anti-Virus: Free
MS Security Essentials (WinXP, Vista, 7 & 8) No advertising and very good
Malwarebytes Free
Avira AntiVir Personal v10 Advertising when it first starts
AVG Anti-virus v10 free Advertising pops up several times
 
Surf  Anonymously
TAILS (The Amnesic Incognito Live System): https://tails.boum.org/
TOR (The Onion Router): https://www.torproject.org/

BlackBelt Privacy Tor+WASTE darkNet(): http://sourceforge.net/projects/blackbeltpriv/

Publications and Journals relating to Computer Security

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology): http://csrc.nist.gov/

Stanford Security Laboratory: http://seclab.stanford.edu/

Computer Security News: http://www.topix.com/tech/computer-security

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