Top 10 Ways to Stay Safe and Anonymous Online
Follow these simple steps and you can raise your level of online security:
Never provide your real email address into a site that looks suspicious or you do not find reliable. Utilize a temporary email address from suppliers
Never input Personally identifiable information (PII) to a website that does not use HTTPS.
Block third party cookies in your browser.
Install an anonymous communication service like TOR. For additional protection you can use a VPN (Virtual Private Network) on top.
Either eliminate your social media presence or create it incredibly private so only your close friends and family can get it. Changing your last name into something else (even use your middle name rather ) can make it even more challenging for individuals to find your profile.
Use random identity generators to create fake reusable data.
to scan any files where you dont know their source. Virus Total uses 30+ Anti-Virus scanners and allows you to know if malicious files were discovered.
Always use 2 Factor Authentication where affirmed.
Prevent revealing your true phone number to sites, by using sites like
to receive sms with temporary phone numbers!
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