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Discussion in 'Tech, Science, and Space' started by Tom, Oct 16, 2009.

  1. Tom

    Tom An Old Friend

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    Index
    Realtime protection (on-access) Privacy
    Scanners (on-demand) System monitoring Tools for virus removal Network traffic monitoring Online-scanners System cleaning Firewalls Data rescue HIPS Encrypting System hardening-HIPS Backup System hardening System rescue Sandboxing/virtualization Miscellaneous Vulnerability scanning Tests Browser security Vista security IP-blocking/hardening Windows 7-security Realtime protection (on-access)
    Anti-virus:
    Avira AntiVir
    Avast!
    Microsoft Security Essentials
    AVG Anti-Virus
    Panda cloudantivirus
    Forticlient
    Rising
    PcTools
    Immunet
    Twister (not free, lifelong licence)
    Anti-malware:
    Prevx (no removal)
    Spyware terminator
    DriveSentry
    Spyware Doctor Starter Edition (Google pack)
    IObit 360 (good scanner)
    Ad-Aware
    Rising PC doctor
    Windows Defender
    Security suite (anti-virus, anti-malware and firewall):
    Comodo
    McAfee Internet Security Suite (AOL)

    Scanners (on-demand)
    AV-Scanners:
    Hitman Pro
    a-squared
    Kaspersky AVP Tool
    Bitdefender free
    MWAV (no removal)
    Norton Security Scan (Google pack)
    Sophos Threat Detection Test (no removal)
    ClamWin
    Arcabit microscan
    Anti-malware scanners:
    Malwarebytes Anti-Malware
    Superantispyware
    Spy Sweeper (no removal)
    Spyware Doctor (no removal)
    Systweak Advanced System Protector
    Spy-Emergency
    CA antispyware
    (no removal)
    Spybot S&D
    The Cleaner

    Portable antivirus/antimalware: (can be used eg. with a Windows boot cd)
    a2 portable
    DrWeb cureit
    VIPRE Rescue
    Norman malware cleaner
    Trendmicro Sysclean
    ClamWin portable
    Multi-AV scanners:
    Multi-AV Scanning Tool (Read all comments before trying!)
    Multi-AV scan
    AV definition files:
    Avira
    AV Rescue CD:
    Avira
    F-Secure
    BitDefender
    DrWeb
    more
    Sardu: integrate several rescue disks
    Rootkit-detection:
    Gmer
    AVZ
    Rootkit unhooker
    Rootrepeal
    Unhackme (fully functional evaluation version)
    VBA anti-rootkit
    Gmer: mbr-rootkit
    Sanity check
    Radix
    Sysprot
    Kx-ray
    Suspicious Process Behavior Analysis Tool (sbat.exe)
    Spy dll remover
    Advancedwinservicemanage
    Rootkitty (with boot cd)
    more programs here, here and here
    Memory scanner:
    Threatexpert memoryscanner
    Tools for virus removal
    Tools for most common viruses:
    F-secure easyclean
    McAfee Stinger
    Avast virus cleaner
    MS Malicious Software Removal Tool
    Avira AntiVir Removal Tool
    Combofix
    Removal tools for specific viruses:
    BitDefender
    Kaspersky
    F-Secure
    Symantec
    Panda Software
    Malware removal:
    Subratam
    Atribune
    Malware Removal
    Online-scanners
    File scanning with several scanners:
    Virustotal (Uploader included!)
    Jotti
    Virscan
    Novirusthanks (also link scanning)
    Filterbit
    Viruschief
    Online-scanners (FF=also Firefox):
    F-Secure (FF)
    Kaspersky (no removal)
    BitDefender
    BitDefender qscan (FF)
    Eset (FF)
    Panda Software (FF)
    a-squared
    OneCare
    Trendmicro (FF)
    Mcafee (no removal)
    CA
    VirusChaser
    Comodo
    Ahnlab
    Athentium
    Hauri
    Online sandbox:
    Threatexpert
    Sunbelt Sandbox
    CIMA
    Anubis
    Norman Sandbox
    Joebox
    Firewalls
    Limited versions of commercial firewalls:
    Agnitum Outpost
    Online Armor
    Zonealarm
    Sunbelt Kerio
    free Firewalls:
    PCTools
    Comodo
    Privatefirewall
    Jetico
    Webroot
    NetVeda Safety.Net
    Ashampoo
    Filseclab
    Simple firewalls (inbound only):
    Ghostwall
    Gateways:
    Endian
    Untangle

    About NAT routers and hardware firewalls:

    article 1
    HIPS
    Behaviour blocker:
    ThreatFire
    Classical strong HIPS:
    Real time defender
    EqSecure 3.41, (Alcyon ruleset)
    Dynamic Security Agent
    Netchina S3 HIPS (Download here.)
    System Safety Monitor
    Winpooch
    WIPS
    Malware Defender (not free, lifelong licence)
    Classical lightweight HIPS:
    Winpatrol
    System shields
    Arovax Shield
    Anti-keylogger:
    Snoopfree
    DataGuard AntiKeylogger
    KL-detector
    PSMA
    Zemana (not free)
    Registry protection:
    MJ Registry Watcher
    Anti-executable:
    Process Guard
    Trust-no-exe
    Winsonar
    White-listing anti-executable:
    Bluepoint security (not free)
    Drive firewall:
    PE-Guard
    SensiveGuard
    CoreForce
    File/Folder Monitoring Software:
    Tiny Watcher
    SilentNight Inspector
    FileChecker
    FileMap by BB
    Anti Dialer:
    A-Squared Anti Dialer
    Dialer shields
    System hardening-HIPS
    System & Program Files Protection:
    System Protect
    Drive-by-download blocker:
    F-Secure Exploit Shield (IE, Firefox)
    Memory firewall:
    Comodo memory firewall
    Address space randomization:
    WehnTrust
    System lockdown:
    Appranger (not free)
    USB-firewall:
    Net Studio USB FireWall
    Autorun Virus Remover
    System hardening
    Hardening tools:
    Invincible Windows
    Harden-It
    Secure-It
    SafeXP
    XPantispy
    Security & Privacy Complete
    Seconfig XP
    Samurai
    Windows Worms Doors Cleaner
    USB-autorun cleaning
    Flash disinfector
    USB-autorun disabling
    Panda USB and AutoRun Vaccine
    Script-file protection:
    Script Defender
    ScripTrap
    Protection against scripts embedded on web pages:
    No Script (Firefox)
    Protection against flash embedded on web pages:
    Flash block (Firefox)
    SRP (Software Restriction Policy):
    instructions 1
    instructions 2
    PGS - Pretty Good Security
    Adding user rights:
    Sudo for windows
    suDown
    Limiting user rights:
    Windows Steadystate
    SuRun
    Determining user rights:
    Privbar
    Running program with dropped rights:
    DropMyRights.net
    PsExec
    StripMyRights
    1-defender
    Sandboxing-virtualization
    Sandboxing (for browsers/IM/etc):
    Sandboxie
    GeSWall
    Safespace
    Defencewall (very cheap)
    AppGuard (not free)
    System virtualization:
    Returnil
    Powershadow 2.6 (Key)
    Virtual Protect
    Shadow Defender (not free, lifelong licence)
    Rollback software:
    Comodo time machine beta
    Rollback Rx (not free)
    Firstdefence-ISR (not free)
    Eaz-fix (not free)
    Desktop virtualization:
    Mojopac
    Icore
    Virtual players:
    VmWare player, VmWare converter, EasyVMX converter
    moka5 live PC + Fearless Browser
    Virtualization software:
    VMWare
    VirtualBox
    VirtualPC
    VMToolkit
    Virtualized browser:
    Inmunos
    Portable OS:
    Ubuntu linux
    Vulnerability scanning
    Windows-system security analyzing:
    MS Baseline Security Analyzer
    Nessus
    Belarc Advisor
    Protector Plus
    Windows-system security analyzing (OS+installed programs):
    Secunia
    F-secure health check
    Installed programs:
    several here
    Searching for drivers:
    several here
    CD With All Current Drivers for Windows XP:
    DriverPacks
    Package for most important media addons:
    All in One Runtimes
    Browser security
    Anti-phishing/malware browser plugins:
    WOT
    LinkExtend
    McAfee Siteadvisor
    PcTools Browserdefender
    Netcraft toolbar
    Bitdefender anti-phishing
    Sitehound
    Web Security Guard
    RGguard
    TrendProtect
    Comodo Verification Engine
    Real-time link scanning:
    AVG Linkscanner
    Finjan SecureBrowsing
    Manual link scanning:
    LinkScanner
    Dr.Web plug-in
    Anti-phishing Firefox plugins:
    IDND
    ShowIP
    Ad blocking:
    Adblock Plus (Firefox) Finland 1, Finland 2, Easylist
    TACO (Firefox)
    Ad Muncher (not free)
    Pop-up blockers:
    PanicWare Pop-Up Stopper
    EMS Free Surfer
    IP-blocking/hardening
    Blacklists for Explorer:
    Spyware Blaster
    Internet proxy+blacklist:
    SquidGuard
    Host File management:
    Hostsman
    HostsXpert
    B.I.S.S. Host Manager
    Host files (blocking malware and advertisements):
    Hostfile
    Hosts
    Mvps
    Caching/filtering and blocking pseudo-DNS server:
    DNSKong
    Internal proxies:
    Proxomitron + JD list
    IdnWebShield
    External proxies:
    Freecap
    Socscap
    Better DNS:
    OpenDNS
    Comodo DNS
    IP-blocking:
    PeerGuardian 2
    Peerblock
    Parental control:
    Kidzui
    K9 Web Protection
    Parentalcontrolbar
    Glubble (Firefox)
    Spam filters
    SpamAssassin
    SpamBayes
    SpamCop
    Spamihilator
    SPAMfighter
    Comodo Antispam
    Mailwasher
    Spam Manager
    Privacy
    Collection of tools:
    Anoniem-surfen
    Free VPN connection:
    Hotspot shield
    UltraVPN
    Aloneweb
    Loki
    Free online proxy:
    Ninjacloak
    Zend2
    Proxybrowsing
    Proxify
    Anonymous browsers:
    XeroBank
    OperaTor
    Anonymous browsing tools:
    Foxyproxy
    Tor
    JAP
    Detection of web bugs:
    Ghostery (Firefox)
    Spoofing mac address:
    Macmakeup
    Macshift
    Control referrers:
    Refcontrol (Firefox)
    Secure HTTPS server:
    Perspectives (Firefox)
    Cookie-control:
    Cookie monster
    CookieSafe (Firefox)
    CS lite (Firefox)
    Cookie culler (Firefox)
    Maxa
    Foxyproxy
    LSO killing:
    BetterPrivacy (Firefox)
    Objection (Firefox)
    Key scrambling:
    KeyScrambler Personal
    Virtual keyboard:
    Trendmicro Transaction Guard (Java, with spyware protection)
    Neo's safekeys
    Versatile tool for safeguarding banking session
    Rapport
    Password management:
    Lastpass
    Passwordmaker
    Password Safe
    RoboForm
    RoboForm2Go (portable)
    Keepass
    Any password
    Secure login (Firefox)
    Protection against search data profiling:
    Trackmenot (Firefox)
    E-mail encryption:
    PGPFreeware
    Comodo SecureEmail
    VPN sofware:
    Logmein Hamachi
    Comodo EasyVPN
    Checking your own ip:
    Show My IP
    IP Adress
    Browsing without a trace:
    Portable Firefox
    Browzar
    System monitoring
    System monitoring and diagnostic:
    PC Wizard
    System info for Windows (SIW)
    What's Running
    Change Analysis Diagnostic tool (Microsoft)
    Eset SysInspector
    EVEREST Home Edition
    Anvir task manager
    Rsit (new files etc)
    Process/startup/etc scanners:
    ProcessExplorer
    Autoruns
    Silent runners
    Run Scanner
    Process Hacker
    RSIT
    Autorun/startup/etc scanners with analyzing help:
    HijackThis (analyzing help here, and here)
    a2 HiJackFree ( analyzing help here)
    Kaspersky GSI
    Security Task Manager
    Runalyzer
    Dart Bit
    Realtime process monitoring:
    Process monitor
    Searching files and processes:
    fileresearchcenter (+ process scanning)
    processlibrary
    fileadvisor
    Checksum calculation:
    Md5summer
    Hashcalc
    Hashtab
    Network traffic monitoring
    Port checking:
    ActivePorts
    TcpView
    CurrPorts+IPNetInfo
    Botnet diagnosis:
    Trendmicro RUBotted
    Network traffic monitoring:
    Netmeter
    F-secure web trail
    Network traffic analyzing:
    Wireshark
    NetworkMiner
    Nmap
    Cain & Abel
    IpSniffer
    Microsoft Network Monitor
    Analyzer
    NIDS
    Snort
    Bothunter
    System cleaning
    Versatile cleanup tool:
    RegRun Reanimator
    Process killing:
    APT
    ProcX (+many anti-rootkit software)
    File shredders:
    Eraser
    UltraShredder
    File Shredder
    File killing:
    KillBox
    Brute force uninstaller (guide)
    Unlocker
    FileASSASSIN
    Avenger (Only for EXPERTS!!)
    Killing registry entries:
    RegASSASSIN
    Device&driver analyzing:
    ServiWin
    Pserv.cpl
    Registry editing:
    Registrar lite
    Regalyzer
    RegSearch
    System cleaning:
    CCleaner
    Advanced System Care
    Easy Cleaner
    RegSeeker
    Tweaknow RegCleaner
    ATF-Cleaner
    CleanUP!
    PureRa
    Collection of tools:
    Mztweak
    Alternate data streams:
    ADSSpy
    Assasin G13
    Lads
    Uninstallers:
    Revo uninstaller
    Zsoft uninstaller
    Add/Remove Pro
    Install Rite
    EMB uninstaller
    MRU-list deleting:
    MRU-Blaster
    Removing unwanted (preinstalled) Windows/software:
    PC Decrapifier
    Office 2007 remover
    AV removal (many tools)
    App Remover
    AV removal 2 (many tools)
    Old versions of Java
    Old versions of Flash
    Data rescue
    File rescuing from Usb-drive/hard disk:
    PC Inspector File Recovery
    Avira UnErase
    File rescuing from memory cards:
    PC Inspector smart recovery
    Rescuing files from corrupted hard disk:
    Unstoppable Copier
    Unstoppable copying:
    TeraCopy
    Rescuing files from broken CD/DVD:
    IsoBuster
    IsoPuzzle
    ICDcheck
    Write error resistant DVD:s:
    dvdisaster
    Encrypting
    Versatile tool for encrypting:
    FREE CompuSec
    Hiding files:
    My Lockbox
    Easy file locker
    Encrypting files:
    AxCrypt
    Cryptainer LE
    Kruptos 2
    ICE encrypt
    KGB archiver
    Encrypting with virtual drives:
    freeOTFE
    TrueCrypt
    Encrypting for usb-drive:
    Cryptainer LE
    USB flash security
    Backup
    Data Backup:
    Fbackup
    Syncback
    Comodo Backup
    Karen’s Replicator
    Cobian backup
    XXCopy
    Portable backup:
    Toucan
    FileHamster
    Online-disk:
    Mozy
    Adrive
    more
    Registry backup:
    Erunt
    Programs for mbr backupping and restoring:
    Many programs here
    Creating images from hard disks on-line:
    Paragon Express
    Macrium Reflect Free
    DriveImageXML
    Drive Snapshot
    SelfImage
    Comodo backup
    Shadow Protect (not free)
    Backupping hard disk with Live-Cd:
    GParted+Clonezilla
    G4U
    PC INSPECTOR™ clone maxx
    Partition Logic
    Hard disk cloning:
    HDClone free (CD)
    Hard disk cleaning:
    Darik's Boot & Nuke
    Active Kill Disk
    PC INSPECTOR™ e-maxx
    Disk wipe
    Backup drivers:
    Drivermax
    System rescue
    Boot-CD:
    UBCD4win
    BootDisk
    UBCD
    Omega
    Boot-CD registry editor:
    PC regedit
    Rescuing and troubleshooting:
    Memtest86+
    Sisoft
    SystemResqueCD
    Shockfamily Knoppix
    Recover a hanging system:
    Antifreeze
    Repairing of broken internet connection:
    Winsockxpfix
    Winsockfix
    Lspfix
    Autodebug for Winsock
    Fixing settings:
    Dial-aFix
    Sreng
    Computer Repair utility kit
    Miscellaneous
    Guides:
    disabling autorun
    Fixing MBR with Boot-CD
    Fixing MBR
    Configuring XP firewall
    Fixing MBR with Boot-CD
    Protection against ARP poisoning
    Recover Windows key for unbootable system
    Determine Processor Security Features
    Restore Corrupted Folder Options and Advanced Settings:
    Tool 1

    Tool 2
    Tool3
    Tool for balancing process CPU:
    Process lasso
    Process tamer
    Tool for downloading and updating a collection of tools:
    Techtoolkit
    Automatic analyzing of EULA:
    Eulalyzer
    Spywareguide
    Security program lists:
    Spywarewarrior
    Alken
    firewallguide
    Guides for malware removal:
    MajorGeeks
    Best security forums:
    Wilders Security
    Updates from Microsoft:
    Shavlik Patch Google® Gadget
    Ryan VM's pack
    AV-laboratories:
    support@emsisoft.com
    newvirus@kaspersky.com
    virus@avira.com
    report@prevxresearch.com
    https://analysis.f-secure.com/
    Tests
    Eicar test virus:
    Eicar AntiVirus test file
    Test spyware (for experts):
    Spycar
    Scoundrel Simulator
    System shutdown test (for experts):
    ZeroDay testi
    Keylogger-test:
    Zemana
    HIPS-tests (for experts):
    Comodo
    Tests for PC:
    Test my PC
    Firewall/port tester:
    GRC
    AuditmyPC
    Router crash test:
    GRC
    DNS security test:
    GRC
    Other security tests:
    PC Flank
    GFI (email)
    Anti-rootkit tests:
    Hideproc
    Browser tests:
    Web Check (security)
    Popup Check (popups)
    Browser security (java)
    Test sites:
    Av Comparatives
    Matousec
    Anti-Virus performance
    Virus Info
    Anti Malware Test
    Shadow Server
    Kareldjag
    PCSL - PC Security Labs
    Remove-malware
    MTC
    MRG
    Vista security
    The best protector: LUA
    Article 1
    UAC-control
    TweakUAC
    Better UAC
    Smart UAC
    Norton UAC Tool
    Vista Firewall control
    Vista firewall control
    Repairing of broken internet connection:
    ICR
    Miscellaneous:
    disabling autorun
    turning DEP on
    Vista firewall guide
    Backup and Restore Vista OEM Activation License
    Windows 7 security
    Windows 7 firewall control
    Windows 7 firewall control
    CD With All Current Drivers for Windows XP/Vista/Windows 7:
    DriverPack Solution 9
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