Resource List

At Prilock, in order to keep our cyber awareness training as effective as possible we are constantly scanning and reviewing programs for functionality, vulnerabilities, and safety. Since we are not selling software, we are able to focus on the best products for our customers without any bias. Our evaluations are based solely on the quality and safety of the program or service, based on our experience and the combined experiences of other users.


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Below are some programs with free versions that may offer additional security benefits for your devices, data, and programs. In some cases, you may choose to upgrade to full function programs for an additional fee. NOTE: When installing any of these programs, pay special attention to the beginning screens as they may ask you to install other programs or features that help sponsor these programs.

Ransomware

Cyberreason - RansomFree

Protect your PC from ransomware with RansomFree. Detects files being encrypted, stops and reports to you before your files are lost to hackers.

https://ransomfree.cybereason.com/

Antivirus Software

Avira Antivirus Software

Detects viruses and malware, checks latest program updates are installed, options to protect privacy,browsing, and identity. Free

https://www.avira.com/
AVG Antivirus Software

Detect viruses, malware and warns against unsafe web links. Free

http://www.avg.com/ww-en/free- antivirus-download

Back-Up Tools

Carbonite Secure

Offsite backup to protect your files and data. Free Trial

https://www.carbonite.com/
IdriveBackup

Solution for protecting your critical data on EVERY internet enabled device. Access it from anywhere. Free Trial

https://www.idrive.com/

Browser Tools (Plug-ins or Add-ons)

Adblock Plus

Adblock Plus blocks advertisements on webpages. Free

https://adblockplus.org/
No Script:

(For Mozilla based browsers) Programming scripts require your permission before running. Free

http://noscript.net/
ScriptSafe:

Programming scripts require your permission before running. Free

http://noscript.net/
Blur

(for Chrome) is a helpful application that prevents online trackers from collecting your data while you surf the Web. Free

http://www.abine.com/index.html
McAfee SiteAdvisor

Scans your web searchs for phishing and other malicious sites. Free

https://www.siteadvisor.com
Tunnel Bear VPN

Browsing is private from hackers, ISPs and anyone monitoring the network. Great for public wi-fi. Free

https://www.tunnelbear.com/
Nord VPN

Browse public hotspots using NordVPN’s advanced VPN service. Free

https://nordvpn.com/

Password Managers

LastPass- Password Manager

Remember one master password, LastPass generates and manages the rest, also form fills and shopping profiles for secure shopping. Free

https://lastpass.com/
Dashlane

Password manager, form fill, and digital wallet. Free

https://www.dashlane.com/
KeePass

Password Manager, form fill, secure notes section. Free

http://keepass.info/

Phone Apps

Lookout Security Software for Smartphones

Anti-Virus for your Smartphone. Does backups, scans, theft alerts, and a device locator. Free

https://www.lookout.com/download
LastPass- Password Manager

Remember one master password, LastPass generates and manages the rest, also form fills and shopping profiles for secure shopping. Free

https://lastpass.com/
MyPermissions

Makes the user aware of permissions that installed applications have been granted on the device, knowingly or not. Free

https://mypermissions.com/
Signal Private Messenger

Texting app and phone calls with end-to-end encryption. Google Play and Apple Stores. Free

https://whispersystems.org/
Tunnel Bear VPN

Browsing is private from hackers, ISPs and anyone monitoring the network. Great for public wi-fi. Free

https://www.tunnelbear.com/
Nord VPN

Browse public hotspots using NordVPN’s advanced VPN service. Free

https://nordvpn.com/
WhatsApp

Text and calling app for anywhere using internet connection for free calling on Wifi. End-to-end encryption for calls and text. Free

https://www.whatsapp.com/

Privacy Tools

Account Killer

Provide instructions to remove your account or public profile entirely on most popular websites.

http://www.accountkiller.com/en/site-check
HaveIBeenPWNed

Check to see if you email address or username has been compromised in a data breach and sold in the deep web.

https://haveibeenpwned.com/
Hoax–Slayer

Search this site for the latest spam stories that are posted on social media.

http://www.hoax-slayer.com/

System Maintenance & Repair

Malwarebytes

A program that detects computer threats besides the usual anti-virus software.

https://www.malwarebytes.org/mwb-download/
Flexera PSI

Flexera Personal Software Inspector automatically checks your computer programs which keeps your computer up-to date to prevent vulnerabilities.

http://learn.flexerasoftware.com/SVM-EVAL-Personal-Software-Inspector
Microsoft Malicious Software Removal Tool

This tool checks your computer for infections and helps to remove them if found.

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/malicious-software-removal- tool-details.aspx
Super Anti Spyware

Detects the most current versions of spyware, malware, and viruses.

http://www.superantispyware.com/download.html
Virus Total

Free service that analyzes suspicious attachments and links for viruses.

https://www.virustotal.com/


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