pic by EFF
Here's some info from a handout for a workshop I co conducted with Emily Abendroth this past summer. These are just some basic links to get started with for increasing your surveillance self defense. There's more always in the works, and I may be updating this page in the future.
Basic Security culture:
The hidden information in all your information
Guardian Metadata Guide : http://bit.ly/metadata_guide
More secure Operating Systems
TAILS: https://tails.boum.org/ (protect yourself from people who use Kali)
Ubuntu, Linux Mint are straightforward and simple to use.
KALI Linux for “forensics”:http://www.kali.org/
Basics on email security: https://github.com/OpenTechFund/secure-email
A great infographic on using PGP is here: https://emailselfdefense.fsf.org/en/infographic.html
Mailpile | https://www.mailpile.is/
Inspired by gmail, but install locally or on your server. In development.
Proton Mail | https://protonmail.ch
created by swiss nuclear scientists
Privacy Badger: https://www.eff.org/privacybadger
Duck Duck Go: duckduckgo.com
How Tor works overview here: https://www.eff.org/pages/tor-and-https
Communications Security page from riseup.net: https://help.riseup.net/en/security
Electronic Freedom Foundation: https://www.effa.org
Free Software Foundation: https://www.fsf.org/
WIKILEAKS Spy Files: http://wikileaks.org/The-Spyfiles-The-Map.html
How to avoid Being detected by cameras