Useful Links For Information and Technology

NOTE: I try to make sure that these links are up to date, but it can be hard to stay on top of that. If you find a broken link, please let me know so I can repair it.


Security

Online Tools

Hardinize – "Our continuous monitoring and discovery services keep an eye on your infrastructure, monitor Certificate Transparency, prevent breakage and certificate expiration, and enable you to have exactly the security you want."

SSL Labs – One of the top SSL checking tools.

Security Headers – Provides useful information on the HTTP Response headers of a website and rates it's level of security/configuration.

Immuni Web – Contains a set of free and paid tools that "simplify, accelerate and reduce costs of application security testing, protection and compliance".

SSH Audit – "SSH server & client auditing (banner, key exchange, encryption, mac, compression, compatibility, security, etc)" (GitHub link)


Privacy

Privacy Tools – 🛡🛠 You are being watched. Protect your privacy against global mass surveillance.


Programming

Books and Cheatsheets

Free Programming Books – "📚 Freely available programming books."

Awesome Cheatsheets – "👩‍💻👨‍💻 Awesome cheatsheets for popular programming languages, frameworks and development tools. They include everything you should know in one single file.""

Python Cheatsheets – "Comprehensive Python Cheatsheet.""

WADComs.github.io – "WADComs is an interactive cheat sheet, containing a curated list of Unix/Windows offensive tools and their respective commands."

Bash Handbook – "📖 For those who wanna learn Bash."


System Utilities and Maintenance Tools

By MacPaw

CleanMyMac X – "CleanMyMac X replaces dozens of optimization tools for Mac. It can be anything you tell it to be: a macOS cleaner, a performance monitor, a malware remover, and well, a life saver."

CleanMyDrive 2 – "Easily drag-and-drop files directly to any drive, check disk stats and automatically clean hidden junk from external drives."

By Piriform Ltd

CCleaner – "CCleaner is the number-one tool for cleaning your PC"

Defraggler – "Speed up your PC with quick & easy defragmentation"

Recuva – "Recover your deleted files quickly and easily"

Speccy – "Fast, lightweight, advanced system information tool for your PC"


Hardware Shopping

Tom's Hardware – Tools, reviews, forums, and much more.

NewEgg – Time to go shopping...

Crucial Memory – Lots of info, buying options, and a memory finder.


CompTIA Certification

CompTia Site – A+, Network+, Security+...

Crucial Exams – CompTIA practice tests, questions, flash cards and simulations.

Exam Compass – Online CompTIA practice tests for A+, Network+, and Security+ certification exams.


Others

Portable Apps – Tools for your flash drive, and much more!

Ninite Software installer and updater – Install and Update All Your Programs at Once.