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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Android app to control what other apps are actually allowed to do

I have Android 4.4.4 Cyanogenmod 11. By its very nature, it is already rooted. Is there an integrated application that would allow me to set privileges per application? For example: If an application ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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... ?
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More targeted DNS Poisoning

I want to play around with DNS poisoning to see what I can do with it, how it works, etc. Unfortunately, the only tools I know of that poison the DNS cache go the whole mile and do a full MiTM attack, ...
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Alert if a remote computer tries to connect on a given port

I am looking for a Windows 7 program that can give an alert if a remote computer tries to connect on a given port, and gives the option to accept or refuse. I don't want any warning regarding other ...
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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 ...
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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-...
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Personal proxy server software that filters DNS response and protects against DNS rebinding attacks on Windows?

Thanks to this question/answer, I now need to find a personal proxy server that filters DNS responses and protects against DNS rebinding attacks. I'd prefer that it runs on Windows as employers seem ...
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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 ...
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What software can I use to encrypt all files that are copied out of a system?

What software can I use to encrypt all files that are copied out of the system(USB, network, email,...) such that only systems with the same encryption will be able to read the files. OS is Windows.
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Deterministic Password Generator

I am looking for deterministic password generators which are available for Linux. My goal is to have one password to remember and use that to make passwords for all my logins.
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Best vpn for multiple servers

I have 10 servers that are located in different data centers. They have a lots of web services like gitlab, wordpress and etc. We have a large team that need to work with all this services. How can I ...
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Replacement for Secunia/Flexera PSI

Secunia/Flexera PSI is an application and system update monitor for Windows. In comparison to other similar programs, Secunia PSI is a security tool designed to detect vulnerable and out-dated ...
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downloading from checksum file?

Are there any user-friendly downloaders that take checksum files (e.g., *.md5sums, *.sha256sums, etc.) so one can easily mirror sites like slackware64-current?
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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.
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view cctv footage

what soft would you recommend to watch cctv footage from pc on LAN without internet access. it consists of 3 ip cams (hikvision), router & laptop w ubuntu (can change for windows or whatever if no ...
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Remote Desktop Terminals alternatives

I use Windows 10 x64 to connect to Windows Server 2012. Using Remote Desktop (mstsc) is OK connected Using "Terminals" https://github.com/Terminals-Origin/Terminals for connect using RDP ...
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Small utility to generate SSHA passwords?

I am looking for a small cross-platform utility that I can recommend people use to generate salted SHA1 digest passwords suitable for use with OpenLDAP. The utility should: Not require installing or ...
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Security software for industrial PC (Windows)

I am looking for a security software to be implemented in industrial Windows PCs. In the meantime, there are many offers on the market for special software in the OT environment, such as:Kaspersky ...
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Production-grade libraries for zero knowledge proof algos?

Are there any freeware libraries out there that are generally considered "production grade" for zk-STARK, zk-SNARK and similar? The ones I've found so far always stated explicitly that they ...
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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, ...
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Simple, fast, secure KDE Linux distribution

I'm new to Linux, still learning how Linux in general works, but before that I need some smart opinion from a person who knows this stuff already, so my question is very simple, what is the most basic ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 (...
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Is possible to do a good FDE on Windows 10?

I would like to be able to encrypt my system disk in the classic way, using a password that is used to encrypt the disk. It is not possible to use bitlocker unless you accept to keep the key in the ...
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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 ...
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Is there an offline two factor authentication client for Linux that I can use as TFA with Gmail, Dropbox, etc.?

In short, I have an offline desktop at home that I would like to use as a "dongle" for certain services. This desktop runs Debian Linux and does not have Chrome or Chromium. (It's offline! ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Software to notify me when someone rings my doorbell?

I'm trying to get a notification on my main phone or email when someone rings my doorbell, without changing the doorbell. The sound is loud, so I'm thinking to set a secondary phone next to the ...
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Portable software to investigate which apps on Windows PC are sending data to the internet, and how much

It appears that my Windows 10 PC is sending out unusual data to the internet. Reasons why I believe this: I often (about once a day) get a ReCaptcha Turing Test when I search something on Google (i.e....
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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 ...
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Scanning a file / bytestream for malware with Python

I am looking for a Python package that allows me to scan uploaded files (or the bytestream of them) for malware. I have found a couple of wrappers for calmAV, but all of them seem rather questionable ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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: $ ...
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Portable bootable virus scanner with secure signature update and low memory requirements

Another question that arose from this question is: Is there any decent portable virus/malware scanner solution that: can be placed on a bootable medium (such as a USB stick, but maybe a CD-R too) ...
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Portable encryption for USB flash drives

I believe this is a more specific question than Alternatives to TrueCrypt? with different answers. I have USB flash drives which I carry around and use on various computers at work and at home. I ...
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linux/ubuntu os that follows Tails/Tor ideals

I am a new ubuntu user, So forgive me if I sound stupid, In my head my question sounds like it could work. so my question has 2 parts. Is there already a OS that can have just a basic file system ...
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Android app to scan a file on multiple antivirus engines using current definitions

I am looking for a gratis android app that will scan a file on multiple antivirus engines using current definitions. What I've tried: VirusTotal by VIRUSTOTAL - Only scans installed apps VirusTotal ...
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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 ;) ...
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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 ...

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