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The resources listed here have been created specifically with the needs of journalists and activists in mind. There are of course a wealth of others out there on the web. Just make sure you check the publication date of what you are looking at technology changes extremely rapidly and you want to be reading the latest information. Security in a Box is the biggest online collection of digital security tools and resources. Created by Tactical Tech and Frontline Defenders with activists and dissidents in mind, the website uses short scenarios to help you better understand digital threats and risks. It also recommends free software and software settings for just about every imaginable situation. The best thing about this site is how it explains the technical aspects in minute detail and provides myriad screenshots. It makes things easy even for non techies. Video tutorials are also available. The information is easy to understand and the site has lots of quick and easy tips for boosting your digital safety. It also has further resources arranged by topic.

The Committee to Protect Journalists looks at information security as part of its Journalist Security Guide (available in English, Spanish, French, Arabic and Somali).

Also check out CPJ security blog it about security in general,
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but is also a good source for information on digital safety and surveillance. Security expert Frank Smyth, who also writes for CPJ, has a good overview of the topic.

The Journalist Survival Guide is a terrific animated resource created by a Beruit based organization. Available in English and Arabic. Here a review of the guide strengths and weaknesses.

Small World News put out this Guide to Safely Using Smartphones a really important topic. In 2012, Sunday Times journalist Marie Colvin and French photographer Rmi Ochlik were killed in Syria. It is likely that the Syrian government deliberately bombed the building they were in after locking onto their satellite phone signals.

Internews thorough Speaksafe: Media Worker Toolkit for Safer Online and Mobile Practices is available in English, Spanish and Arabic.

The Electronic Frontier Foundation has loads of resources under their Surveillance Self Defense Protect (also in Russian). Their Deeplinks blog is also a good place to keep updated on digital defense strategies.

Spanish speakers check out the Manual de Seguridad Digital y Mvil produced by Freedom House and the International Center for Journalists.

You can also take the Simplisafe digital security quiz to find out how vulnerable you are. If we missed any resources you think should be added to this list,
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let us know!