Tools

A growing selection of on-line tools, services and setting options:

  • whatismyipaddress.com – find out what your IP address alone tells the world about you
  • panopticlick.eff.org – see how much each bit of information your browser gives makes you identifiable – aboutprivacy
  • browserspy.dk – over 70 more browser tests to see what information your browser can be made to give out – about – faq
  • isecpartners – a cookie tool to show what your browser really clears away when you tell it to
  • Flash settings – clear your flash cookies and set them not to be creatable
  • Browser add-ons – ghostery.com / disconnect.me – disables tracking systems on websites you visit (including advertising)
  • mailinator.com – temporary email addresses
  • torproject.org – a free application for Windows, Mac, Linux and even Android to help defend against traffic analysis – overview