Tools and Resourses

Have I been pwnd – haveibeenpwnd.com – Want to find out if your information has been compromised? They give you a look at if your login information was ever stolen in a breach.  – Free

VirusTotal – www.virustotal.com – VirusTotal is a handy free tool/service that allows you to check out a file or web site for malicious or harmful viruses and malware, before you open it or visit.  – Free

Secunia PSI  – secunia.com – Secunia PSI (Personal Software Inspector) scans your other programs for possible vulnerabilities (usually missed security updates).  – Free

AVG AntiVirus  (Free Version)  – free.avg.com – Anti Virus protection scanning and online link protection.  – Free

Malwarebytes (Free Version)  – www.malwarebytes.org – Anti Malware, Anti Spyware.  To be used in conjunction with Anti Virus software.  – Free

Microsoft Security Essentials  – windows.microsoft.com – Full suite of security tools for Windows 7.  – Free

LastPass  – lastpass.com – Password manager – Free version available

Proton Mail – protonmail.ch – Web based encrypted email. – Free

Phish Your Friends – www.phish.io – Find out if your friends are serial-clickers. Then warn them, of course. – Free

Shodan Search Enginewww.shodanhq.com – Search for anything connected to the internet.  IoT (Internet of Things) search engine.  – Free

Wireshark – www.wireshark.org – Wireshark is a network traffic analyzer. It’s good for checking out what is using your network to see if anything unauthorised is accessing the internet.  – Free

Uninstalling Flash – helpx.adobe.com – Completely uninstall Flash.

Observatory – observatory.mozilla.org – Scan your web site for Best Practices, security flaws. How’s the implementation of security on your web site? Observatory will tell you.