Paranoid that "they" are watching your every move? Or maybe you're just security-conscious and like to maintain a high level of privacy? No matter what your reason for being careful with your cyber life, here are gadgets to help you stay safe and secure.
Put a stop to time-wasting calls on your landline (yes, some people still have them!), and only allow through calls that you want. A good way to make your landline usable again, and have it working for you.
Sweep your home or office for spy cameras or bugs with this handy RF scanner. Takes some time to get good at using it -- it's fun to practice -- but once you're used to it, you can sweep a room in a matter of moments.
Get deep into forensic analysis of hard drives and USB devices with this professional kit. With this kit, you can use write blocking to prevent unauthorized writing to a device, and use imaging software to crack passwords.
Price: Starting at $399
StarTech 1:5 USB flash drive duplicator and eraser
If you have a lot of flash drives to wipe, this is the tool to use. It offers several different wiping protocols, depending on how secure a wipe you want. It can also be used to duplicate flash drives, which is handy if you give them out as promotional handouts.
Dedicating a PC to wiping hard drives is a waste of resources. This single unit can wipe up to four drives simultaneously, and it offers several different wiping methods, depending on how "gone" you want the data to be.
Apricorn Aegis Padlock Fortress FIPS USB 3.0 hard drive
Not only do Apricorn external hard drives offer a high level of data security, but they also look so darn cool in use. The keypad offers a convenient, hardware-based way to secure your data, and it has features such as brute-force protection, and anti-tamper measures prevents unauthorized access to your data.