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.
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Chrome Extensions (these work with Vivaldi):
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 22.214.171.124 / 126.96.36.199
Adding online security to Windows
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.
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.
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