Cybersecurity Toolkits


Prevent Phishing & Viruses Installing Anti Virus and ad/pop-up blockers help protect against accidentally downloading viruses and malicious software from the Internet. Quad9 blocks access to websites known to harbour malicious threats. Drop down the tags to identify the tool you wish to discuss. Please check existing topics before creating a new one. Configure Securely Detailed guidance and instructions on how to securely configure your systems from the Center for Internet Security. Drop down the tags to identify the tool you wish to discuss. Please check existing topics before creating a new one. Back Up and Recover Regular backing up of data helps ensure recovery from a cyber attack (as well as from flooding and theft) with minimal loss of data. Drop down the tags to identify the tool you wish to discuss. Please check existing topics before creating a new one. Update Your Defenses Timely application of security patches and updates are key for continued protection against attack. This toolbox helps ensure your systems are set to apply these automatically. Drop down the tags to identify the tool you wish to discuss. Please check existing topics before creating a new one. Control Access Limiting access to network based resources, restricting user permissions and switching off unused/old access routes allows users to function effectively whilst minimising routes in for attack. Drop down the tags to identify the tool you wish to discuss. Please check existing topics before creating a new one. Log and Monitor Monitoring what is happening on a continual basis allows abnormalities, which could indicate the presence of an intruder, to be identified and acted upon. These tools are specific to our elections toolkit. Defend Against Ransomware Regular backing up of your data helps ensure recovery from a ransomware attack with minimal loss of data. Ransomware stops you accessing your data and makes demands (often cryptocurrency) to regain access. Drop down the tags to identify the tool you wish to discuss. Please check existing topics before creating a new one. Beyond Simple Passwords This section explains the importance of using strong unique passwords for each account, adding a second layer of protection through 2 factor authentication and options for storing multiple complex passwords securely with password managers. Drop down the tags to identify the tool you wish to discuss. Please check existing topics before creating a new one. Protect Your Email and Reputation The majority of cyber attacks start with a phishing email - Deploying DMARC helps stop others impersonating you or your organisation on email and prevents fraudsters gaining access to your systems by pretending to be from a trusted email address. Please also review the DMARC category on this forum. Know What You Have You can not protect what you do not know you have - assets and inventory. Drop down the tags to identify the tool you wish to discuss. Please check existing topics before creating a new one.
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About the Cybersecurity Toolkits category 1 August 15, 2019
Document de soutien : boîte « Prévenir l’hameçonnage et les virus » 1 March 26, 2020
Backgrounder: Protect Your Email and Reputation 1 March 19, 2020
Backgrounder: Defend Against Ransomware 1 March 19, 2020
Backgrounder: Prevent Phishing and Viruses 1 March 19, 2020
Document de soutien : boîte « Éviter l’emploi de mots de passe simples » 1 March 12, 2020
Backgrounder: Beyond Simple Passwords 1 March 5, 2020
Document de soutien : boîte « Mettre à jour vos défenses » 1 February 27, 2020
Document de soutien : boîte « Identifier vos appareils et applications » 1 February 13, 2020
Backgrounder: Update Your Defenses 1 February 20, 2020
Quad9 for Android Feedback 3 February 19, 2020
Backgrounder: Know What You Have 3 February 19, 2020
ElectionGuard Feedback 1 January 31, 2020
CIS-CAT Pro Feedback 1 January 31, 2020
CIS Asset Tracker Feedback 1 January 27, 2020
Backing Up Data Video Feedback 1 January 24, 2020
Microsoft Authenticator Feedback 1 September 12, 2019
Google Authenticator Feedback 1 September 12, 2019
Have I Been Pwned Feedback 2 December 20, 2019
Quad9 detection 3 December 2, 2019
Nmap Feedback 1 September 30, 2019
Open-AudIT Feedback 1 September 30, 2019
CIS-CAT Lite Feedback 1 September 20, 2019
Free Valimail Monitor for Office 365 2 September 19, 2019
1Password for Democracy Feedback 1 September 13, 2019
LastPass Feedback 1 September 13, 2019
ITarian Patch Management Feedback 1 September 13, 2019
Mastering Malware - Beware of Malware Video Feedback 1 September 12, 2019
Mobile Working- Staying Safe on the Go Video Feedback 1 September 12, 2019
Why Password Reuse is Dangerous Video Feedback 1 September 12, 2019