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TOP 50 PRIVACY AND SECURITY TIPS

1. DE-GOOGLE YOUR PHONE.

2. NEVER EVER BUY ANY APPLE PRODUCT.

3. NEVER USE AN ANTIVIRUS FOR WINDOWS OR LINUX, WINDOWSDEFENDER IS ENOUGH FOR WINDOWS.

4. DO NOT HAVE UNUSED APPS ON YOUR PC OR PHONE.

5. USE LINUX FOR EXTREME SECURITY AND PRIVACY, WE RECOMMEND WHONIX OR QUBES OS.

6. USE MANY BROWSERS TO AVOID BROWSERFINGERPRINT BASED DE-ANONYMIZATION.

7. NEVER LOGIN ANYWHERE ON TOR WITH YOUR REAL NAME, YOUR BROWSERFINGERPRINT WILL BE SAVED AND YOU DEANONYMIZED.

8. DO NOT USE FACEBOOK, TIKTOK, REDDIT, SNAPCHAT, INSTAGRAM OR WHATSAPP.

9. AVOID CHINESE PRODUCTS, SOFTWARE AND TECH.

10. TURN OFF LOCATION ON YOUR PHONE.

11. TURN OFF WIFI-SCANNING AND BLUETOOTH-SCANNING ON YOUR PHONE.

12. NEVER USE CHROME OR ANY GOOGLE PRODUCT.

13. SPOOF YOUR MAC ADDRESS.

14. ALWAYS TURN OFF WIFI AND BLUETOOTH ON YOUR PHONE IF NOT USED.

15. DO NOT USE PROXIES FOR EVERYDAY USE.

16. HIDE YOUR IP ADDRESS, USE A VPN OR TOR OR MAKE YOUR OWN VPN.

17. NEVER SEND ANYTHING IMPORTANT TROUGHT EMAIL, EMAILPROVIDER1 TO EMAILPROVIDER2 IS NEVER ENCRYPTED.

18. USE THUNDERBIRD EMAILCLIENT FOR EMAILSECURITY.

19. NEVER CLICK ON SUSPICIOUS LINKS OR RUN EXACUTABLE FILES, CHECK THEM WITH VIRUSTOTAL BEFORE CLICKING.

20. NEVER DOWNLOAD ANYTHING USING TORBROWSER.

21. ONLY USE OFFLINEONLY PASSWORDMANAGER LIKE KEEPASSX.

22. NEVER USE GOOGLE OR CLOUDFLARE DNS. TRUSTED DNS SERVICES CAN BE FOUND FROM HERE.

23. NEVER SAVE PASSWORDS IN YOUR BROWSER OR ANY OTHER AUTOFILL INFORMATION, THOSE CAN BE STOLEN BY SIMPLE SCRIPTS.

24. NEVER INSTALL CRACKED APPS OR CHEATS, THEY CONTAIN MALWARE.

25. USE A VIRTUALMACHINE (VM) ALWAYS WHEN YOU CAN.

26. DO NOT EVER USE DISCORD (FBIS HONEYPOT).

27. DO NOT INSTALL EPICGAMES ON YOUR PC, ITS SPYWARE.

28. USE SIGNAL APP FOR NORMAL SMS.

29. NEVER BUY INTEL HARDWARE (NSA BACKDOORS).

30. DO NOT STORE YOUR PERSONAL FILES LIKE PICTURES ON YOUR PC, THOSE CAN BE USED TO BLACKMAIL YOU.

31. NEVER RUN YOUR SECURITYCAMERAS OVER YOUR WIFI, THEY ARE VERY EASY TO HACK AND SPY ON.

32. DO NOT BUY HIGHTECH STUFF LIKE ALEXA, OR A WIFI-FRIDGE, THESE ARE SPYWARE.

33. WIPE / FACTORYRESET YOUR PC AND PHONE ATLEAST ONCE A YEAR.

34. NEVER HAVE YOUR MAIN PC USER WITH ROOT / ADMINPERM ACCES, MAKE ANOTHER ACCOUNT TO USE ADMIN OR ROOT PERMS TO PREVENT GETTING INFECTED BY MALWARE.

35. NEVER SAVE YOUR CREDITCARD ANYWHERE ONLINE.

36. NEVER REUSE A PASSWORD, HAVE DIFFERENT PASSWORD FOR EVERYTHING, USE OFFLINE PASSWORDMANAGER IN A VIRTUALMACHINE.

37. TURN ON 2FA, NEVER USE GOOGLE-AUTHENTICATOR OR SMS-AUTHENTICATION USE FREEOTP+

38. NEVER USE FACEID OR FINGERPRINT ON YOUR PHONE THOSE CAN BE USED TO TRACE YOU AND YOU CAN BE FORCED TO UNLOCK YOUR PHONE BY POLICE.

39. GOOGLE YOUR SELF AND REMOVE EVERYTHING YOU CAN. FOR MORE INFO ON HOW TO NOT GET DOXXED VISIT HERE.

40. REMOVE ALL METADATA FROM YOUR PHOTOS BEFORE UPLOADING THEM ANYWHERE ONLINE, YOU CAN DO THIS BY USING SCRAMBLED EXIF THAT CAN BE FOUND FROM F-DROID STORE.

41. TRUST ONLY OPENSOURCE APPS, GOOD ONES FOR ANDROID CAN BE FOUND FROM F-DROID STORE.

42. USE AURORASTORE INSTEAD OF PLAYSTORE (IDENTITYSPOOFED PLAYSTORE, CAN BE FOUND FROM F-DROID).

43. KEEP YOUR CLIPBOARD ALWAYS CLEAN, WEBSITES AND APPS CAN SPY ON CONTENT ON IT.

44. MAKE SURE TO CHECK ALL APP PERMISSIONS ON YOUR PHONE AND DENY ALL UNUSED PERMISSIONS FROM APPS.

45. IF YOU HAVE WINDOWS, DISABLE CORTONA, AND USE OOSU10 TO BLOCK WINDOWS / MICROSOFT FROM TRACKING YOU.

46. TURN OFF JAVASCRIPT TO PREVENT GETTING INFECTED AND YOUR BROWSERFINGERPRINT STOLEN. WITH NO-SCRIPT BROWSER EXTENSION FOR EXAMPLE.

47. USE WELL CONFIGURED FIREFOX INSTEAD OF CHROME AS YOUR DAILY BROWSER.

48. USE NEWPIPE INSTEAD OF YOUTUBE, IT IS OPENSOURCE NONTRACKING YOUTUBECLIENT.

49. ENCRYPT ALL SPACE ON YOUR COMPUTER AND PHONE, GOOD ENCRYPTION TOOLS CAN BE FOUND FROM HERE

50. NEVER HAVE A EMAILADDRESS WITH YOUR REAL NAME.