Free OPSEC Resources

Unless otherwise noted, the following OPSEC resources are free for personal or professional (non-commercial) use, and may be edited or published in any OPSEC awareness campaign.

Additional OPSEC resources are available in the member’s section

OPSEC Videos

PSA Video Playlist (Youtube)

OPSEC Hunter video

A Part of the Team: How Families and Friends Protect Their Service-Member

Cyberterrorism from Chris Rock

R. Lee Ermey on OPSEC

Plan your operations Or this can happen!

OSAN OPSEC Speech by Layne Marino


Downloads and Tools

Buscador OSINT Operating System

OSINT Search Tool

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OSINT Tools and Resources Handbook from i-intelligence



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Purple Dragon Wallpaper


OPSEC Texts and Forms

Dr. David Lee’s Doctoral Dissertation on OPSEC.
Understanding Effects of Operations Security (OPSEC) Awareness Levels of Military Spouses Through the Lenses of Training and Program Management: A Qualitative Study

The “Opt Out” list. Links to opt out from the collection and sharing of your personal information from multiple services.

Considerations for Countermeasures. Questions to ask when developing countermeasures

OPSEC Rules for Blogs, forums and chat (free to use and modify)

Website OPSEC checklist

OPSEC General Order Example

Determining Critical and Sensitive Information

Risk Analysis Chart from IOSS

2010 State of OPSEC Survey
Covering the 2009 Calendar Year

2011 State of OPSEC Survey
Covering the 2010 Calendar Year

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