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Suggested Software (software usable under multiple operating systems is normally listed under each operating system):

Note about Truecrypt-No complete audit has been done yet, people are currently collecting funds for a full audit - http://istruecryptauditedyet.com/

OS independent (Normally bootable iso images):

Program: Desc: URL:
TAILS (The Amnesiac Incognito Live System) Secure workstation LiveCD https://tails.boum.org/
DBAN Secure storage media destruction. http://dban.org/

Linux and other Unix variants:

Program: Desc: URL:
Truecrypt Hard Drive Encryption, File encryption http://truecrypt.org/
Tor Browser Bundle Anonymous web surfing (includes Tor & web browser) https://www.torproject.org/download/download-easy.html.en
Thunderbird Email Encryption https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/all.html

Windows:

Program: Desc: URL:
Truecrypt Hard Drive Encryption, File encryption http://truecrypt.org/
Tor Browser Bundle Anonymous web surfing (includes Tor & web browser) https://www.torproject.org/download/download-easy.html.en
Thunderbird Email Encryption https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/all.html
GPG4Win GPG front-end for Windows http://www.gpg4win.org/download.html
eraser Secure Delete http://eraser.heidi.ie/

Mac OS:

Program: Desc: URL:
Truecrypt Hard Drive Encryption, File encryption http://truecrypt.org/
Tor Browser Bundle Anonymous web surfing (includes Tor & web browser) https://www.torproject.org/download/download-easy.html.en
Thunderbird Email Encryption https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/all.html
GPGtools Integrates GnuPG with MacOSX. http://gpgtools.org/

Android:

Program: Desc:
Orbot TOR for Android
Orweb TOR web browser for Android (Orbot required)
APG GPG Program
K-9 Mail Email program for Android that can directly interact with APG

iOS:

Non added yet. Please give us suggestions.

Web Browser Plugins:

Safari:

Noscript Disable JavaScript, Java, Flash, Silverlight, XSS, Clickjacking, etc http://noscript.net/
Lastpass Password manager https://lastpass.com

Firefox:

Lastpass Password manager https://lastpass.com

Chrome:

Lastpass Password manager https://lastpass.com

Opera:

Lastpass Password manager https://lastpass.com

Internet Explorer:

Lastpass Password manager https://lastpass.com

Links:

Site: URL: Notes:
tormail.org http://jhiwjjlqpyawmpjx.onion/ Email service only available via tor
Mailvelope http://www.mailvelope.com/ In-browser PGP encryption for webmail
Encrypt Everything https://www.encrypteverything.ca/index.php?title=Main_Page Good resource on encryption for the web. Good resource for beginner to intermediate skill level.
Surveilance Self-Defense https://ssd.eff.org/ EFF's guide to protecting yourself from digital surveilance. Extremely in-depth and detailed. For the advanced (or very paranoid). Not light reading.
Qualys Browsercheck https://browsercheck.qualys.com/ Automated scanning of browser, plugins, and Windows updates for vulnerable, out-of-date configuration
SSL Labs https://www.ssllabs.com/ Tool for checking any site's SSL setup for bad practices and vulnerabilities
Calomel SSL Validation https://calomel.org/firefox_ssl_validation.html Firefox add-on for analyzing and verifying SSL configurations of sites you visit.
DEATH NOTE: L, ANONYMITY & ELUDING ENTROPY http://www.gwern.net/Death%20Note%20Anonymity A.k.a., why "metadata" matters and how much the NSA can really know about you from your phone records.
Using Metadata to Find Paul Revere http://kieranhealy.org/blog/archives/2013/06/09/using-metadata-to-find-paul-revere/ Illustration of how to use seemingly useless data points to pin charges on someone. Told from the perspective of a British intelligence officer looking for trators in collonial America.
crypto-log http://www.uni-mannheim.de/studorg/gahg/PGP/cryptolog1.html Updated 1996
Intro level guide to Internet Security http://qz.com/120946/the-complete-guide-to-not-being-that-idiot-who-got-the-company-hacked/ A guide for non-technical denizens of the Internet on how not to be low-hanging fruit for hackers.