Online tools such as VPNs, web browsers, and search engines directly impact your online security. Continue reading to find some of the tools I always recommend.

Recommended online security resources

Although this isn’t an exhaustive list of the tools I recommend to my clients, it’s enough to get you started. As always, you should carefully review any product before putting it into use for your business.

I can make your life and business better with online security. Contact me today to find out how ([email protected]).

VPN Services:






Web Browers:



Search Engines:



Chrome Extensions (these work with Vivaldi):

Privacy Badger

HTTPS Everywhere


WebRTC LeakPrevent

Browser / Connection Tests:


A tool from the Electronic Frontier Foundation for testing whether your web browser is safe from tracking.

A browser fingerprinting tool.

A browser and device fingerprinting tool.

WebRTC Leak Test (TorGuard)

DNS Leak Test (TorGuard)

What’s My IP? (TorGuard)

My IP Is

Check My Torrent IP (TorGuard)


IP / Domain Trace

“Safe” DNS servers

Cloudfare /

Adding online security to Windows


Password Generators

The ExpressVPN Random Password Generator

DNS Testing

Web-based DNS Randomness Test

Website Analysis


Wappalyzer is a cross-platform utility that uncovers the technologies used on websites. It detects content management systems, e-commerce platforms, web frameworks, server software, analytics tools and many more.


GTmetrix is a website that provides tools for measuring page speed. Many experts view GTmetrix as a more accurate assessment of page speed than Google’s PageSpeed Insights.

Google PageSpeed Insights

Page speed is a major SEO ranking factor for Google. This tool reports how Google measures the speed of your site. It also gives you meaninful suggestions for improving your website’s performance.

Secure Messaging

• Reveal It!

Send confidential information via a secure online link.

Operational Security

• Kovri

Online Storage

• Tresorit

Quick Tip: What online security resources do you depend on? Let us know and we’ll add it to the above list. Send us an email at [email protected].

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