Despite what the internet says, applying random ad hoc security measures without understanding what specifically you are protecting from whom is a recipe for failure.
Learning to use linux, technology, and various security tools as a hobby can lead to a carreer in IT and personal empowerment.
There is no written cyberpunk lifestyle. We have to make it up togther as a coomunity. I can't tell you how to live for you. But i can tell you a lot of 'escape the matrix' adivce is myth and not useful.
Cyberpunk/ Cryptopunk is a subculture yet to emerge.