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Tool to find malware/adware by comparison with a “normal” Windows system

HijackThis is free and open-source tool for Microsoft Windows that tries to detect malware/adware by comparing a Windows system with a list of files that are normally found on a uninfected Windows ...
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Malware scanner for websites code?

I have multiple Linux CentOS servers that are scanned with the Google Webmaster Tools and when it finds some malicious code on my servers (shared/dedicated), the ranking of those site drops. What I ...
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Undetectable hypervisor for malware analysis

I am looking for a hypervisor that can be "hidden" from the guest OS such that they believe that they are running on real hardware, instead of being virtualized. Microsoft-VM's report the motherboard ...
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Online service or Linux-based tool that provides iOS malware analysis?

Is there any iOS online analysis tool? The only thing I have seen so far is VirusTotal. Are there other tools that can provide online reports? My main issue is that I do not have any Apple hardware ...
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Open source antimalware software for macOS

I'm looking for good categorically open source software for macOS. I did not use the term "antivirus", because I refer to software that can protect not only from viruses, but also from other types ...
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ransomware removal bootable rescue CD / USB

My friend's computer with Windows OS is infected by ransomware and I am going to make a bootable CD/USB to remove the ransomware . I found two programs, but non of them are up-to-date: https://...
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Linux software to detect external drive partition-level rootkits

clamscan can search file systems for malware, but it can't scan possible rootkits on the boot sectors of an external disk. rkhunter also doesn't seem to provide the ability to scan boot sectors of an ...
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Is there a program that will monitor for new startup/autorun programs and alert me as they are installed?

Programs are constantly gumming up my windows-10 system by installing crud that I don't want as startup programs, "services", and scheduled tasks. The excellent Autoruns utility lets me see the crud ...
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Chrome malware scanner

My Chrome has been frequently infected with unwanted extensions which I cannot remove. How do I prevent this? I have tried the official Chrome Cleanup Tool but it's not useful. Update: I am pretty ...
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Malware and Antivirus scanner for web servers (free alternative to ISPProtect)

In short what ispprotect does: "ISPProtect is a Malware and Antivirus scanner for web servers. It contains a signature based scan engine and a heuristic scan engine to detect Malware in websites, ...
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Online virtual machine for malware tests?

I can remember a website that allowed people to upload malware to test it on their virtual machine server. There was a screenshot of a virtual Windows XP machine, updated every ~5 minutes. I am ...
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Antivirus to fix the malware infected files (not to delete them)?

My server got hit with malware. Now I downloaded full back up. When I scan it for a virus, my anti-virus deletes the infected files but I need them to be fixed and upload back. Please suggest me free ...
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Browser hijack protection for Firefox (BrowserProtect is dead)

I installed K-Lite Codec pack and it installed Bing(R) as a search provider and reset my homepage to Bing (in Firefox, but not PaleMoon). I don't like or use Bing. While this isn't the most ...
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What is “lightning downloader” [closed]

By a mistake I installed this on my system. Fast google search gave some sites that mark it as a malware etc and provide removal tools. However a fast google search about those sites shows that they ...
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Help with a malware issue [closed]

Today I've downloaded a software called Virtual WIFI Router - it was full of malware and viruses. Somehow I've managed to manually delete the files but it's done quite some damage. The biggest ...
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Tool to remove malware from laptop?

I don't know how to remove such malware form PC. Because when I click anywhere in the web page, that click creates a new tab and show a new website, totally ads. I have cleaned by PC with Windows ...
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Malware Remove Software - Mcafee, Avast, AiroAV, Eset?

Which anti virus is the best for Mac and Windows (I'm using both). I know the list of malware and virus removal tools is long (Avast, Sophos, AiroAV, Norton, Mcafee, Bit Defender, etc., etc).
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What program can I use to prove my application is malware-free/safe?

I've created an electron application that I intend to distribute to others through email. I'd like to know if there is some sort of software or website I can use to show clients that the application ...
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How to recover files that have been encrypted by zorsesecurity ransomware

I have recently encountered a ransomware attack. It has infected all my data on my server. So I am trying to restore data from my backups that have also been infected. My backup images are .sna ...
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Any recommended software to remove kiratos ransomware?

I don't have much idea about ransomware, but today my cousin laptop got infested with Kiratos ransomware. Any help will be appreciate. NOTE: I am not much aware how to ask question here on ...
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Security solution for prosumer

I need to protect two machines, both are running W10; one is my work PC and the other a gaming PC. Actually Im running GData Is on both, but it seems it is draining more resources at every update, and ...
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Add-on to stop Chrome browser to follow clicked links that go to unwanted content

Some web pages put their content under one of more "layers" of clicks. This is: when you click the link you want to follow, it instead of taking you where you want, it opens an advertisement page in ...
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Is there any open source malware removal app for Android?

Please let me know! When it comes to harvesting personal data, gratis closed source antimalware apps are among the worst offenders.
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Android honeypot client for mobile malware

Is there a free honeypot client that is not outdated? If its paid I would still take a look at it ;-) If it's nor clear what I mean with honeypot client: It's a program that acts like a user and ...