Digital Security Resources
Everyone who is an activist or human rights advocate is at risk of being targeted by people and governments who don’t like your political views. Targeting could include having your accounts hacked, identity theft, photos and documents stolen, surveillance of online activities, and the shutdown of you or your organization's website. Edward Snowden even revealed that the U.S. government has the ability to monitor us through our smartphone cameras, laptop cameras, and cameras on our televisions. There are some types of attacks that are far too complex for the average activist to protect themselves from, but there are very concrete actions that EVERY activist should be taking to stay as safe as possible.
We will continue updating this list with more resources as we learn and discover more about digital security!