Questions tagged [security]

For requests for recommendations of security software. Before using this tag, make sure there's no more specific tag for the software you're after.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0 votes
0 answers
7 views

A recommended Tool/Software for hardening Windows Defender [closed]

TLTR: IS there a recommended Tool/Software for hardening Windows Defender? I'm totally not a Microsoft Windows professional. When it comes to Windows, I'm just a normal user. And as this user, I'm ...
user avatar
  • 101
0 votes
0 answers
4 views

Network Traffic Simulator to Test a Botnet Detection Tool

I am developing a Botnet Detection Tool. I am looking for a Network Traffic Simulator so that my software can analyze the traffic and detect potentially infected nodes that are acting maliciously. It ...
user avatar
2 votes
0 answers
10 views

Pen Testing Webapp/Database - Solution

I am looking for a system for managing penetration test findings. Wondering if there's a vendor application out there - whereby my penetration testers can "log a finding" - and than manage ...
user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
23 views

Suspicious email in Gmail: How to safely see its original source/headers without opening the email?

In my Gmail inbox, I often see emails whose sender+title+intro is so well-targeted that I can't really tell whether it is a legitimate question/information or a phishing attempt. I could open the ...
user avatar
  • 18.8k
1 vote
1 answer
38 views

Version Control System with audit logs on repo views

Are there any Version Control Systems (VCS) that provide audit logs on whether a repository (or a particular file within the repo) has been read by a user? I am referring to tools such as Github ...
user avatar
  • 11
4 votes
0 answers
56 views

How family member can access my passwords if I'm incapacitated or dead?

I want to designate a certain person to be able to access my account credentials (e.g. the contents of my Bitwarden or LastPass) if and only if I'm dead or severely incapacitated (such as unresponsive ...
user avatar
  • 385
0 votes
0 answers
8 views

Full disk encryption after installation of the operating system

I am looking for a tool that automatically deploys full-disk-encryption on hosts with pre-installed operating systems. Must work with Linux/gpt. User should be able to decrypt the system via ...
user avatar
  • 133
0 votes
0 answers
20 views

On-the-fly virtualisation container for Windows 10

I've been Mac user for the past 10 years. I've just purchased a Windows PC with GPU to play some games. There is some software that utilises the GPU but I do not trust it. In fact there is plenty of ...
user avatar
2 votes
2 answers
48 views

Is there an app that can scan all running processes in windows and tell which ones are not well-known?

I am wondering if I can scan my running processes/apps in windows and find out which ones are not well-known. A list of unknown running processes/apps should be listed. Note: the app should NOT turn ...
user avatar
  • 155
3 votes
2 answers
43 views

Which free antivirus app supports manual scanner only mode without turning off microsoft defender?

I am looking for a free antivirus app which supports manual scanner only mode. It should NOT turn off the Microsoft Defender app. So far, I tried avast. The bad part to me is it turns off Microsoft ...
user avatar
  • 155
0 votes
0 answers
9 views

Browser Extension (preferably Firefox) that will identify clearly FREE HTTPS certificates

Background With popularity of services like Let's Encrypt, and personal free SSL certificates from Cloudflare, it's key to distinguish the level of effort to issue a certificate of a website I'm ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
17 views

Security software for Windows server

Many security software exists for endpoints and I need one for Windows Server 2019. I read about webroot and I want to ask also if it is good choice. It does not use definition or file signature. ...
user avatar
  • 133
0 votes
1 answer
21 views

App for remote control

I am looking for an app for remote control of a device. Something looks like Google Family Link, which also allows remote direct control of the target device. It is not for my children (aka parental ...
user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
50 views

Does an encrypted QR reader Android app exist that uses public/private keys?

One of the ways I quickly copy small texts from my computer to my Android phone is through a QR code generator. I pipe the clipboard text into my QR code generator on my computer, then I scan the QR ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
11 views

XMPP/OMEMO server and client written in memory safe language

Is there an XMPP server and client with OMEMO support that is written in a memory safe language? it must be free software and run on linux.
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
30 views

Android offline security camera?

I am looking for a free or cheap security camera app for an old Huawei Y6II (Android 6.0) with the following features: run totally offline (preferably without an account) and save photos/videos to SD ...
user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
48 views

Data privacy on shared external HDD

I have a shared external HDD with my family and want to encrypt/secure my data. Now we already have a software that password protects the overall hard drive but once the HDD is accessed, all folders ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
8 views

Qnap or Synolog for IP Cameras?

Which one has better software for IP cameras: Qnap or Synology for example like motion detection, recording options, upload to cloud, view multi cameras, etc... ?
user avatar
  • 133
0 votes
0 answers
15 views

Looking for a system for internal control execution

We are a fast growing company that needs to suddenly meet requirements by external auditors, in order to pass IT security guidelines. As part of the guidelines, we need to ensure that various internal ...
user avatar
  • 1
2 votes
0 answers
53 views

Anonymous and Secure File Uploading

I help run a community group and need suggestions on an anonymous and secure file upload website. This group helps people deal with sensitive personal issues. I'd like a free option and limited ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
50 views

Ransomware detection software on Ubuntu Linux

I'm looking for a software that runs in the background and finds out if in specific directories an abnormal amount of files have been changed.
user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
29 views

Tool to use the VirusTotal malware scanner more efficiently

Once or twice every day, I want to scan a group of 1-3 files on VirusTotal for malware, and about twice every week, I want to check a group of 5-10 files. I find using the VirusTotal website very ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
12 views

Password protect individual Android apps

I am looking for an extremely secure Android app to password protect individual apps, such as banking. Money is no object, only security matters. Ideally, something that will let me use fingerprint, ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
43 views

MIT Licensed Whitelisting Agents Recommendations

In reference to this post: MIT Licensed Whitelisting Agents I am just starting out in cyber security and one of the "tasks" that I was told to do was to install an MIT Licensed Whitelisting ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
36 views

Why do you chose to not use Microsoft Access to develop applications? [closed]

Over the years I have heard from many Corporate IT departments and application developers as to why they chose to not use MS-Access, and even not allow it to be used, for developing applications. The ...
user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
46 views

Java Secure password generator with high entropy

What is the best Java password generator library that we can use to generate the good passwords that humans can use to login to an account. I have a scenario where I’m trying to reduce the password ...
user avatar
  • 111
1 vote
0 answers
19 views

Is there a self-hosted solution for analysing Apache httpd logs or server traffic?

Recently I've had several bouts of spambot traffic on my website. On each occasion the attacks have come from just a handful of IP addresses (so not a DDOS attack). I would like to be able to monitor ...
user avatar
  • 161
0 votes
0 answers
73 views

What security software can I use alongside Windows Defender?

What security software (preferably, free) can I use alongside Windows Defender to make my computer safer? I have seen several posts on different forums about arguing whether or not Windows Defender (...
user avatar
  • 101
1 vote
1 answer
34 views

Gratis, secure web browser which requires a password to open

Asking for a friend, who would prefer to use the Tor browser. A plugin for that browser would be acceptable. Failing that, a security oriented browser which requires a password at launch, otherwise it ...
user avatar
2 votes
0 answers
18 views

Turn off PC if bluetooth device is disconnected (proximity) or loses connection

Is there such software, I've looked into Windows security features for such an option and it doesn't exist? I have found that you can unlock your PC with your Bluetooth device but can't shut it down ...
user avatar
  • 121
0 votes
2 answers
26 views

Setting up secured directory for my report done in Latex

I am not sure what Sub of StackExchange is correct to post this. This is my original post in Tex.SE. I want to create a secured Latex folder (as my working directory) in my Lab PC. Only I and my ...
user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
596 views

Static Application Security Testing (SAST) Tool for JavaScript

I'm looking for software that I can integrate into a CI pipeline of a javascript project. The tool should check the code for security issues. For Python code, I'm happy with bandit. For JavaScript, I ...
user avatar
  • 2,311
1 vote
0 answers
16 views

Taint analysis and visualization in CI for PHP

Is there a (preferably static) Taint analysis tool for PHP, which can visualize the result (e.g. as a call graph) in an output format suitable for a CI environment? (e.g. html) It would be good if you ...
user avatar
  • 11
1 vote
1 answer
71 views

Is there such a thing as a "JavaScript black box" that I can safely feed JavaScript code into and get back the results?

I have various "JavaScript snippets". They are often related to some kind of obfuscation mechanism. For example: var _0xb144=['setRequestHeader','x-tool','oldbrowsers','accept-ianguage','en-...
user avatar
  • 11
1 vote
0 answers
63 views

Offline static code analysis similar to the LGTM online service

LGTM provides an online service to analyze source code of all major languages for security bugs and errors. I am looking for a similar solution, which performs the tests while the source code stays in ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
66 views

Software for copy protection

A friend wants to copy protect his teaching material. This need not be foolproof as his customers are not necessarily black-belt hackers. I have the idea to include a not easily removable fingerprint ...
user avatar
  • 217
0 votes
1 answer
54 views

PDF-File Sanitizer

Do you know a good PDF-file sanitizer? Free would be nice but is not a must-have. The sanitizer should either be a .NET-Core library or a program that can be executed in Windows CMD. It should remove ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
33 views

Any app to know what an app is doing, checking, creating, and etc.?

As you may know, some apps doing, checking, creating somethings in the background that we don't see and know. Is there any app that can show us what is doing, checking, creating, etc. an app? e.g. the ...
user avatar
  • 111
2 votes
0 answers
36 views

Windows Sandbox for executables

I am looking for a Sandbox system on Windows like nsjail. I found a few software packages as real sandboxes like VMs, but I wrote a server software I would like to additionally sandbox. For example: $ ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
66 views

Looking for a passwordless authentication system

I'm looking for an authentication system that works like this: You type in your e-mail address, you get an e-mail with a link that signs you in and keeps you signed in on that device until you ...
user avatar
  • 11
2 votes
1 answer
112 views

How to find secrets in a Git repository?

I've been tasked to find secrets in a list of Git repositories. A secret can be: A password An encryption key An API key A passphrase Anything else I may not like to see in plain text in the wild ;) ...
user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
32 views

Good (free or paid) command line based Antivirus for Linux

I am using ClamAV for some time now and it is quite okay. But I would like to give some other Antivirus Softwares/tools a try. I am looking for something that: is Command-line based i.e. GUI is ...
user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
17 views

detect network malicious activity coming from own linux server

I have a VPS provider that is strictly disallows malicious activity like ssh-bruting, ddos, and such. I also have multiple users that use the single VPS machine, each allocated to one docker ...
user avatar
  • 111
1 vote
0 answers
48 views

Automatically unlock desktop when approached with mobile

I'm looking for a way to use my mobile to automatically unlock my laptop. Blue Proximity seemed like a good answer, but it's clearly been abandoned as a project and I'm having problems with some of ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
36 views

Linux-based detector of files encrypted by ransomware

Today I've had an unpleasant accident at work, one of the users downloaded something infected by Eight ransomware on their Windows computer. Worst part is it encrypted some of the files on the drives ...
user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
20 views

SIEM Dashboard/Add-On/App for Viewing Windows Registry Forensics Data

There are a number of forensically-useful areas in the Windows registry and file system like those detailed in this SANS Poster: https://www.sans.org/security-resources/posters/windows-forensic-...
user avatar
2 votes
0 answers
40 views

Linux tool to anonymize captured data packets for commercial use according to GDPR

I am working on a project where I have to identify anomalies in network traffic of business networks with machine learning. The algorithm is feeded with captured network packets from inside of the ...
user avatar
  • 21
3 votes
0 answers
41 views

noCaptcha alternative

It's no secret, that CAPTCHA's no longer offer a reliable protection against automated attacks. CAPTCHAs have become easy to solve for bots, but the distorted text is often very hard to read for ...
user avatar
  • 131
2 votes
0 answers
27 views

Is there a solution which would allow me to easily monitor/control the traffic for all devices on my network at the hostname level?

I originally asked this question in a Superuser post but it was removed and I was told to post here. I'm a huge fan of the uMatrix browser extension which allows you to control and limit which ...
user avatar
  • 161
1 vote
0 answers
34 views

Can you think of any way in which "normal people" can contact me (one-way) with messages in a secure, anonymous (for me) manner?

I'm trying to be able to receive incoming messages from "the general public", in a way which: Does not reveal my identity to the person contacting me, or to any company/entity. Does not cost money. ...
user avatar

1
2 3 4 5 6