security and privacy         --------------------
        security and privacy
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heartbleed

http://www.openssl.org/
https://www.ssllabs.com/ssltest/
http://possible.lv/tools/hb/
http://heartbleed.com/
https://filippo.io/Heartbleed/
https://lastpass.com/heartbleed/
http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-27732266
http://www.wired.com/2014/06/heartbleed-redux-another-gaping-wound-in-ssl-uncovered/
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/19/technology/heartbleed-highlights-a-contradiction-in-the-web.html?_r=0


ransomware

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ransomware_%28malware%29
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CryptoLocker
http://www.snopes.com/computer/virus/cryptolocker.asp
http://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/view/38361/a-pod-of-cryptoclone-ransomware-spawns-in-2014/
http://www.everydaylinuxuser.com/2013/12/16-ways-to-beat-cryptolocker-and.html
http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/C/cryptolocker.html
http://www.tekeaseonsite.com/tektips/ransomware-cryptolocker/


browser add-ons

https://www.ghostery.com/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ghostery
https://disconnect.me/
https://getcocoon.com/
https://www.eff.org/privacybadger


search engines

https://anonymousengine.com/
https://duckduckgo.com/
   - http://dontbubble.us/
   - http://donttrack.us/
   - http://privatebrowsingmyths.com/ 
https://www.ixquick.com/
http://www.lukol.com/
https://www.startpage.com/


messaging

https://bitmessage.org/
http://retroshare.sourceforge.net/








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Edited 2016 Feb 25
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