Hygiene
in The Digital Public Square

You’re less incognito than you think.

Malicious apps, theft, spam, cyber stalking, censorship, surveillance.
There are no foolproof answers to risk online.
But there is advice to help.

Begin
Truecrypt

Truecrypt

A tool to create encrypted volumes on hard disks and external storage devices. Its development has been discontinued, but it is still considered reasonably secure. An alternative tool called Veracrypt is under development. The software should only be downloaded from the site listed below.

Website: https://truecrypt.ch/

OS: Windows, Mac, Linux

Requirements: none

UI language: 38 languages

License: free and open source software