Thursday, 22 October 2020

Learn To Hack From Your Browser

TryHackMe is an online platform for learning and teaching cyber security, all through your browser. Develop your skills by working through hand-on guided tasks or test your skills with gamified real-world cybersecurity challenges.

Sign up for a free account (and maybe upgrade to a premium account) at: https://tryhackme.com/


Thursday, 8 October 2020

FREE Website Privacy Checker

Webbkoll is a free online tool to help you check what data-protecting measures a website has taken. Reports on the following:

★ HTTPS by default
★ HTTP Strict Transport Security
★ Content Security Policy
★ Referrer Policy
★ Subresource Integrity (SRI)
★ HTTP headers
★ Cookies
★ localStorage
★ Insecure first-party requests
★ Third-party requests
★ Server location
★ Raw headers

External files such as images, scripts and CSS are loaded, but the tool performs no interactions with the page. For more info, see: https://webbkoll.dataskydd.net/

Monday, 5 October 2020

Specops Password Auditor

Specops Password Auditor scans your Active Directory and identifies password-related vulnerabilities. The collected information generates multiple interactive reports containing user and password policy information. Specops Password Auditor is a read-only program, and available as a FREE download.

Tuesday, 29 September 2020

Cybersecurity eBook Bundle

Don't miss this special easy to understand 3 book PDF bundle featuring:
■ Conquer the Web: The Ultimate Cybersecurity Guide (2018)
■ Internet Security Fundamentals (September 2020 update) 
■ A Practical Guide to Cyber Security for Small Businesses (2018) 
Only available at: https://www.boolean.co.uk


Friday, 14 August 2020

Sign PDF files for FREE

Sign up for an eversign Free Plan to send and sign up to 5 documents per month, no credit card required. Upload an existing PDF document and prepare it for signature using eversign's fully-fledged and straightforward document editor. Works on you Mac, PC and mobile device, see: https://eversign.com

Tuesday, 21 July 2020

FREE Security Awareness Training

People’s attention span is short, so Wizer made their videos 1-Minute long and to the point. A Wizer Free Plan includes more than 50 security awareness training videos covering topics such as: Phishing, Malware, Passwords, Wifi, Mobile, Social Media and more, together with quizzes, and progress reports for an unlimited number of users. See: https://wizer-training.com/

Wednesday, 10 June 2020

FREE PDF Tools

Every tool you need to work with PDFs in one place. All are 100% FREE and easy to use! Merge, split, compress, convert, rotate, unlock, reorder or remove pages, repair, edit, add signatures and watermark PDFs with just a few clicks. Even work offline using the iLovePDF Desktop app. The free account has some file size limits of around 100MB and some other limitations like no OCR on the PDF to Word. See: www.ilovepdf.com

Tuesday, 9 June 2020

FREE WordPress Vulnerability Checker

This free online tool utilizes the CVE (Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures) database and Top-200 WordPress plugins list to perform an in-depth analysis of a website. No sign-up or login required, just visit: www.safetydetectives.com/is-website-secure/

Tuesday, 19 May 2020

FREE CISSP Training & Bootcamp

This CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional) bootcamp is completely free and open source, covering the 8 domains of the exam. 15-hours of CISSP-based training freely available to everyone.
Learning CISSP is not hard, it's just a lot to remember and the exam is tricky. If you're currently working in cyber, no matter your level, there's some really good content here. No sign-up or login required, just visit: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLFRkA86gg0Q3BIheLZx51cUIil83Zf-H6

Wednesday, 13 May 2020

Introduction to Cyber Security - FREE 8 Week Course

Introduction to cyber security: stay safe online - free 8 week course from The Open University, endorsed by the CPD Standards Office, so can be used as evidence of continuing professional development. See: www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/introduction-cyber-security-stay-safe-online/content-section-overview?

Monday, 11 May 2020

Cybersecurity & GDPR Hub Facebook Group

Free to join knowledge sharing group promoting real world advice and GDPR good practice for both small businesses & individuals alike. See: https://www.facebook.com/groups/cybersec2020

Saturday, 25 April 2020

FREE Online Cyber Security Training

SANS Cyber Aces Online is a course that teaches the core concepts needed to assess, and protect information security systems. The course was developed by SANS and is an engaging, self-paced, easy to use combination of tutorial and videos. It’s available as open courseware so you can take it anytime and it’s free. See: https://www.cyberaces.org/

Friday, 24 April 2020

Low-Cost SMB Friendly Remote Access Platform

ConnectWise Control is an industry-leading remote unattended access platform (remote working) with powerful, easy-to-use machine monitoring and management features. Pricing starts at $38 a month (no commitment) on a monthly plan for 25 users. That's $38 in total for all 25 users, with discounts on annual plans. See: https://www.connectwise.com/software/control/remote-access

Thursday, 23 April 2020

FREE Work-From-Home IT Security Awareness Training Kit

The SANS Security Awareness Work-from-Home Deployment Kit includes everything you need to create a secure work-from-home workforce during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.
Quickly train employees to work (and children to learn) from home safely and securely. The resources are a combination of SANS public resources and paid training materials, which have been released for free to support the community during this unique situation.

Friday, 17 April 2020

FREE Two Factor Authentication (2FA)

Authy is a free mobile/desktop service for two factor authentication (2FA) to protect your online accounts being accessed by others. Works with Microsoft, Google, LinkedIn, Instagra, Twitter, Facebook, Dropbox, PayPal, Amazon, Pinterest, Snapchat, Evernote, Discord & many others. See: https://authy.com/

Wednesday, 15 April 2020

FREE Hosting For Software Development

Github is a subsidiary of Microsoft that provides online hosting for software development version control using Git. It allows developers to work together no matter where in the world they are. The FREE plan allows unlimited public/private repositories, unlimited collaborators, 2,000 actions minutes/month and 500MB of GitHub Packages storage. For more info see: https://github.com/

Tuesday, 14 April 2020

F-Secure SAFE FREE for Virgin Media Customers

Virgin Media customers in the UK are eligible to get F-Secure SAFE Online Security for up to five devices, such as mobile phones, tablets, PCs and Macs, FREE for 12 months (normally £79.99 a year) and with no automatic sign up. Then just £25 each year thereafter.
See: https://campaigns.f-secure.com/safe/vm/gb-en/

Monday, 13 April 2020

FREE Cybersecurity Webinars

The (ISC)² Secure Webinar series features over 232 FREE on-demand online events where regional industry experts, (ISC)² members and solution providers offer their thought leadership on a variety of topics to help today’s cyber security professionals tackle current threats and challenges. It's FREE to register as a non-member to watch. See: https://www.isc2.org/News-and-Events/Webinars/EMEA-Webinars

Tuesday, 31 March 2020

FREE Automated Patch Management

ITarian Patch Management offers an efficient solution with robust features to keep your network patched with the latest patch updates. ITarian allows you to identify which endpoints contain vulnerabilities and need to be patched, across different operating systems including Windows, Linux and Mac OS, and deploy the patches at scheduled times. FREE for up to 50 endpoints, see: https://www.itarian.com/patch-management.php

Monday, 23 March 2020

Video Conferencing Platforms with FREE Tiers

The FREE Cisco Webex Personal tier allows you to host unlimited number of group meetings for up to 100 participants with no time limit. Available for Windows, Mac, Android, and iOS. See: https://www.webex.com/
The FREE Zoom Basic tier allows you to host unlimited 1 to 1 meetings or an unlimited number of group meetings for up to 100 participants for 40mins. Available for Windows, Mac, Android, iOS and plugins for various web browsers. See: https://zoom.us/

Microsoft Skype allows you to host a video or an audio conference with up to 50 people. Translated conversations feature (real-time translation) supports 11 languages. Available for Windows, Mac, Linux., Android, iOS, Xbox and Amazon Echo Devices, as well as purely via a web browser at web.skype.com. See: https://www.skype.com/

Jitsi Meet is a secure fully encrypted, fully featured and completely free open source video conferencing solution, that doesn't need and account. Web browser ready, so no downloads are required of your friends to join the conversation. Available for Android, iOS and integrates with Slack. See: https://meet.jit.si/

3CX is offering 3 years of FREE access. Available as a VM for Linux, Windows, or on the cloud in your Google, Amazon, or Azure account. See: https://www.3cx.com/phone-system/video-conferencing/

Wednesday, 11 March 2020

FREE PowerPoint Templates

SlideUpLift offers 36 FREE professionally designed PowerPoint templates. You will find a variety of PPT slides including timeline, business strategy, executive summary, mission vision, chevron diagrams and many more. See: https://slideuplift.com/powerpoint-templates/category/free-templates

Tuesday, 14 January 2020

FREE All-round Patching Solution

Patch Manager Plus, is an all-around patching solution, offering automated patch deployment for Windows, macOS, and Linux endpoints, plus patching support for 650+ third-party updates across 350+ third party applications. Available both on-premises and on the cloud, the Free Edition is fully functional for up to 20 computers and 5 servers. See: www.manageengine.com/patch-management/