Delete all programs, apps, settings, auto updates & files so computer is forensically clean.
Install new user profile.
Install Anonbox TOR-VPN hardware router.
Install resettable VM with DHCP, ARP & set up.
Install FireFox browser & ensure it has full privacy & anonymity settings; enable ‘PrivacyBadger’ plugin & HTTPS Everywhere & enable ‘No Script’ extensions.
Install OSINT Apps.
Install Malware/Virus & Anti-Spyware software & set up.
Install & set up recommended security apps.
Install Ubuntu & Setup.
Install Linux with TAILS or equivalent/encryption like 'Ironkey' & set up.
Create Partition for all downloaded data.
Disable any ‘phone home’ functions to Microsoft or others.
Synchronize the device’s clock to Linux/Unix-GMT/UTC + 0 as default.
Neuter device for any sign of Australianisms in favour of making the identity appear English.
Securing Wifi access & privacy masking from Primary router point and for connection to any other Secondary remote sites.
This computer is used when travelling overseas and I need to ensure data and communications remain private.
I am in the Manly, Sydney area so the Freelancer should be reasonably close.