wiki:CryptoHints

Here is the list of some crypto and privacy projects.
Please read all manuals, docs and software might be buggy or/and broken. Verify all checksums and/or signatures after downloading!
Crypto is not easy and multidependent on your tools and your digital behavior. You need to learn a bit of basic internet technology.
I do not take any responsibility for any content or functionality of the following:

Generally: be stingy with your personal data! Everywhere! Always!
No backups to "cloud services".

Tool What? Plattform URL Howto Comment
Tor Browser anonymous browsing OSX, Linux, Win https://www.torproject.org
OpenPGP email encryption OSX https://gpgtools.org
Enigmail encryption module for Mozilla mail clients Mozilla MUA https://www.enigmail.net
Box Cryptor cloud storage encryption (for e.g. dropbox) OSX, iOS, Win, Linux, Android https://www.boxcryptor.com
Adium chat client, supports OTR OSX, iOS, Win, Linux, Android https://adium.im pls use a thustworthy XMPP server
switch off your chatlogs (Chelsea Manning unfortuneatly didn't https://trac.adium.im/ticket/15722 )
Chat Secure mobile chat client, supports OTR iOS https://chatsecure.org pls use a thustworthy XMPP server
Threema mobile chat client with end-to-end encryption iOS, Android https://threema.ch no phone nr or email necessary, make a backup
user has no control about keys, communication runs through a server in switzerland
Hoccer XO privat chat client iOS http://hoccer.com Berlin based, Privacy Statement: http://hoccer.com/hoccer-xo-privacy-security-statement
heml.is privat chat client iOS, Android https://heml.is Sweden based, by Peter Sunde (thepiratebay.org, ipredator.se, flattr.com) et al
iPGmail email encryption iOS http://ipgmail.com if you loose your phone, key is lost and compromised, too. only use with remotewipe. or designated key. tricky...
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