Advice

FREE 'Cyber Streetwise' Advice from the UK Government

Get Safe Online

The Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP) guide to internet safety and safe surfing for parents and young people.

Cyberbullying Research Center

UK Safer Internet Centre, offers e-safety tips, advice and resources to help children and young people stay safe online.

Internet Matters, an independent, organisation to help parents keep their children safe online

OnGuardOnline.gov is the US federal government’s website to help you be safe, secure and responsible online. Try the series of videos and interactive quizzes on online security.

Kaspersky Labs Computer Threats FAQ

Typosquatting – what happens when you mistype a website name?

The UK National Cyber Security Centre

Online Safety Resource Guide, with over 60 resources aimed helping you stay safe online, including resources for safe online shopping, identity theft resources and more.

Microsoft Windows end of support dates

The Definitive Guide to Internet Privacy & Online Security

Safety Tips For Children Online


Staysafe.org's guide on Internet Safety for Teens

How to Deal with Cyberbullying & Substance Abuse

Library of independent age-based and educational ratings and reviews for games, apps, TV shows, websites, books, and music




Scams

ScamSearch - An Online Database Of 13,000+ Email Scams

Bitdefender study ‘A Glance Into The Psychology Of Facebook Scam Victims’

UK national fraud and cyber crime reporting centre.



Threat Reports

Secunia Vulnerability Review 2018

McAfee Labs Quarterly Threats Report

McAfee Labs Threats Report infographic overview

Cisco Annual Security Report

Cisco Security Report Infographics

Cisco Midyear Security Reports


Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR)

UK National Cyber Security Centre Threat and Vulnerability Reports 



Virtual Private Networks (VPN)

VPN Jurisdiction By Country

F-Secure FREEDOME VPN
Free Cyber Security Training

Barclays Bank fraud quiz - Can you spot a super con?

Cyber Security for Beginners
Learn how to secure your online world in just 5 weeks of FREE cyber security training!

Cyber Security for Small Business Owners
Learn how to protect your business in 7 weeks of FREE cyber security training!

ESET’s interactive gamified Cybersecurity Awareness Training

Cisco OpenDNS Phishing Quiz



Reporting Fraudulent Links and Emails

PhishTank is a free service by Cisco OpenDNS to report phishing links

Report email misuse for Outlook.com and Hotmail

Report phishing on Apple services

Report misuse of Bit.ly links

Report fraudulent DocuSign attachments

Report fraud in Quora posts

UK’s national reporting centre for fraud and cybercrime.

To report phishing in Google Mail, open the email and select ‘Report phishing’ from the drop-down menu.



Passwords

SplashData’s Worst Passwords List

Top 10,000 most common passwords



Domain Name Systems (DNS) Nameservers

Free DNS nameservers with filtered security.



Antivirus

Avira Free Security Suite

FREE Commercial-Grade Antivirus for PC and Mac.

Microsoft Security Essentials – FREE Antivirus for Windows 7 & Vista

The AV-TEST Institute is an independent service provider in the fields of IT security and anti-virus research.

Comparitech's antivirus guides and advice



Online Tools

VirusTotal is a free service that analyses suspicious files and web site addresses.

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) Database

The No More Ransom Project

FREE Standalone Virus Scanner from Kaspersky

FREE Standalone Virus Scanner from Trend Micro

FREE Standalone Virus Scanner from ESET



Security Blogs

Graham Cluley, independent computer security analyst

Naked Security is Sophos's award-winning threat news room

The official blog of the Anti-Virus Information Exchange Network

Heimdal Security Blog

Krebs on Security by Brian Krebs

Malwarebytes Labs Blog

IT Security Guru

The Last Watchdog

Schneier on Security

Dark Reading

The Antisocial Engineer Blog

G DATA Security Blog