Security in a Box – Digital-security tools & tactics

The Tactics Guides in this toolkit cover basic principles such as how to create strong passphrases and avoid malware. The Tool Guides offer step-by-step instructions to help you install, configure and use essential digital-security software and services.

Security in a Box is jointly developed by Front Line Defenders and Tactical Tech, along with a global network of activists, trainers and digital security experts.

Tactics

These tactics guides cover digital security basics and identify tools related to each topic

Linux

Step-by-step guides on digital security tools for GNU/Linux

Windows

Step-by-step guides on digital security tools for Microsoft Windows

Mac

Step-by-step guides on digital security tools for Apple Mac OS X

Android

Step-by-step guides on digital security tools for Google Android

iOS

Step-by-step guides on digital security tools for Apple iOS

Web

Guides to web-based services and using social networks safely