Security Tools

Welcome to the Indiana Tech Security Tools page. Here you will find links and resources to sites and software that will help keep your computing experience safe and secure both at work, school and at home.

 

UNIVERSITY RESOURCES  (PERMITTED FOR USE ON INDIANA TECH AND PERSONAL SYSTEMS)

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LastPass is an award-winning password manager and saves your passwords and gives you secure access from every computer and mobile device.

Only remember one password – your LastPass master password.
Save all your usernames and passwords to LastPass, and it will
autologin to your sites and sync your passwords everywhere you need them.

  • Store login usernames and passwords
  • Checkout fast by adding credit cards & shopping profiles
  • Attach docs, PDFs, images, audio, and more

Note: If you would like to share passwords with your team or department, you will need to get the enterprise version which you can get by putting in a help desk ticket.

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Want to know if your password has ever been exposed? Click the link to find out. Lists of usernames and passwords from public breaches have been leaked, and if your account was part of the incident, you can find it here. If your password has been exposed, its recommended to not use that same password in the future.

Note: If your password has been part of a leak, it does not mean that your account has been accessed, but it means your credentials have been included in a list of usernames and passwords as a result of a security exploit.

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Test the strength of your password and find out how long it would take to hack it even with today’s most sophisticated cracking tools.

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Avast online security is a Chrome browser add-in that will show you a websites reputation in the results of a search. This will prevent you from clicking on sites that are known to be malicious

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Trend Micro Site Safety Center is a site to check suspicious links that you receive in your email without clicking on them. Simply copy and paste into this site to verify.

 

 

FOR PERSONAL USE ONLY – NOT TO BE INSTALLED ON INDIANA TECH OWNED SYSTEMS

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Avast Free Anti-Virus is a complete endpoint protection solution that will keep your machine safe from viruses, malware and phishing.

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CCleaner is a free system cleaner and optimization tool that will remove unnecessary and temporary files in locations where viruses and malware like to live.

Note: This software has the ability to make modifications to the registry and, while unlikely, could damage your machine. We recommend just using the file cleanup utility and not the registry tools. Indiana Tech is in no way liable for any damages as a result of this recommendation, and by downloading the software you agree to these terms.

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USB Secure allows you to encrypt your portable storage with a password or secret key. If you lose your USB device you don’t have to worry about your files being stolen.