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Application based firewalls for Linux

Linux has IPtables firewalls like GUFW which can block ports and IPs. But what I need is an application based firewall like Zone Alarm and Comodo in Windows that blocks internet access to particular ...
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Windows software to easily enable/disable the Camera & Microphone

Background: Sometimes, I get kind of frightened when GlassWire tells me this with software that should not be using a microphone: So basically I'm looking for software that can allow me to easily ...
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Extensions adding U2F/Yubikey support to Opera

Universal 2nd Factor is a new authentication protocol. It is supported by Chrome, by Firefox via plugin, but I use Opera. I can't find any of these myself on the Opera Extensions gallery, and the ...
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OpenSource Security scan tools for REST APIs

I am very new in security testing. It will be very helpful if any one can suggest open-source/free tools that can run Scans for security issues (E.G SQL Injection) on REST APIs which use JSON ...
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Authentication Middleware

Note: This is a duplicate of a question that I asked on the InfoSec StackExchange. Even with a bounty, this did not receive any satisfactory answer, and it was suggested by one of the commenters that ...
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OS X Freespace Secure Delete / Erase Scheduler

I am looking for a free space wiping at least 1 pass 0 (preferably supporting 3+ pass) wipe utility that I can run nightly on my systems. I know OSX Disk Utility has a utility to do this but one ...
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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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Trusted free tool for securely deleting files on Windows?

We need to delete various files (without deleting the whole disk) on Windows 8.1 What is the best tool for the job? We tried using Cipher.exe /w but noticed it was very slow. Is sdelete that much ...
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OS for key ceremony

Right now I'm assembling parts and plans for a key ceremony, i.e. a procedure to generate cryptographic keys in a high security environment. In particular I want to take a laptop with coreboot (...
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Mobile security and vulnerability analysis tool

What tools should I use to test the security of my iOS application? What are the open source tools available to make vulnerability assessment of an iOS and Android application? Any online tool ...
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App lock for iPad Mini

Does anyone know of an app on the Apple App Store that allows me to password lock installed apps? The reason for this is that I will be going out of town and leaving my employee in charge of the ...
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Open Source tools similar to Security Monkey for Azure?

Recently implemented Security Monkey on an assignment; and now have a new challenge with Azure. Does anyone know of any similar (must be open source) tools; that can be used for policy validations; ...
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Software, extension, or similar to remove select results from Internet search

I do searches on the net and frequently see obviously bad results float to the top. I primarily search in Firefox, or a Firefox clone or derivative, using DuckDuckGo. These types of sites come up ...
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Asymmetric encryption software for Windows

I am looking for a desktop application that is easy to use and can run without Administrator privileges for Windows 10/8/7/Visa/XP etc. I should be able to encrypt files using a public key and then ...
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Alert if a process has uploaded more than X bytes over the last Y seconds

I am looking for a Windows program that can give a process has uploaded more than X bytes over the last Y seconds. E.g., if the running Oracle server has uploaded more than 1 GB over the last hour, ...
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User friendly firewall for Windows 10 to filter/block outgoing traffic?

I'm looking for a simple, user friendly firewall for Windows 10 that enables the user to explicitly allow or block outgoing traffic per application. Or in some cases, only allow an application to ...
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Is there an application like find my iPhone for a Windows PC? [duplicate]

I bought a new PC and if I ever lose it or it is ever stolen from me I want to have a way to find it or recovery it. Is there any software you can recommend for this purpose? For instance, perhaps ...
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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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Any app for iOS that let me store files protected by password

I'm searching for an app that let me store documents, pdfs or whatever protected by password/code. I don't want any network function like sync across device, password managers, service/web accounts ...
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What software could deny access to a USB Drive, with an encryption password?

I'm looking for software free or paid which would enable: Upon connection of a USB drive protected by this software, require a correct password to be entered. And if the password entered is incorrect,...
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Tool to find hard-coded passwords in source code

One of requirements I have in my work is that passwords cannot be hardcoded in source code, database dumps, scripts, etc. However, scanning all this stuff manually and repeatedly gets tedious. Is ...
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Looking for a CLI e-mail sender that supports OAUTH 2.0

I want to be able to send gmail messages from a raspberry pi, ideally from a single line of a shell script - I know I can use a mail server other than gmail that supports less secure login options, or ...
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Android Antivirus/Antimalware that respects privacy

I would like recommendations on the following software requirements: Must have: Android antivirus/antimalware Does NOT request permissions to access location (coarse or fine) Does NOT request ...
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Lock a particular browser tab with a password (in Firefox or Chrome)

I have been trying to find an extension or plugin to block unauthorized access to a browser tab i.e. each time a person clicks on the browser, he should enter the password. But I have not been able to ...
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Secure password storage and manager for server-side software on UNIX/Linux

There's a lot of desktop/user side password managers out there, but I need a password storage solution for server-side app running on Linux. Something that would e.g. keep encrypted passwords in a ...
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Password protected SMS app for iPhone

The Signal app on Android has its own password control, so you hand out your unlocked phone to a friend without giving them access to your SMSs. But https://github.com/WhisperSystems/Signal-iOS/...
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Tool to remove security from PDF documents

I have a PDF which is password-protected (40-bit RC4), which I need to modify. Needless to say, I don't know the password. I'm looking for a software which can either unprotect such PDF documents, or ...
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Biometric keepass

I use KeePass to store my passwords, but it still concerns me a little bit that now all my passwords are guarded behind a single password. It would be nice if it could do 2-of-3 authentication (not ...
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KeyPass integration for Chrome

I'm looking for an extension to chrome that integrates with a KeyPass instance. I would like the extension to meet these requirements, Gratis Works on Windows 10 Works with the KeyPass application ...
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Firefox password protect on entry

I'm looking for an add-on to the Firefox browser that will allow me to password protect the browser on startup. I would like the add-on to meet these requirements, Works on Windows 10 (I don't know ...
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A tool for finding third party vulnerabilities

Does anyone know of a .dll scanner that searches for known vulnerabilities? At work, we have a project which uses Nuget packages, and other .dll dependencies. I know there are databases of known ...
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Tool for finding third party vulnerabilities [duplicate]

Does anyone know of a .dll scanner that searches for known vulnerabilities? At work, we have a project which uses Nuget packages, and other .dll dependencies. I know there are databases of known ...
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Android sofware LBE Security like possibly without root

I'm searching for a software like LBE Security with this features: permission control + fake data feed for the apps/services setup of the default operation: eg: block/fake data to all the requests (...
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Vulnerability scanner for scanning AngularJS web application

I tried scanning my web application built with AngularJS front-end and PHP backend. But scanning with scanners like Nessus and Websecurify fails due to '#' in URL. My URL has format http://domain....
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Free anti-theft software for Windows

I'm looking for some anti-theft software similar to LoJack, but free. I would like the software to meet these requirements, Gratis Compatiable with Windows 10 Provides GeoLocation on device Provides ...
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Two-factor authentication for Windows, trackable key linked to ActiveDirectory (alternative to AuthLite)

Does anyone know of a good alternative to AuthLite as a two-factor authentication for PCs and laptops? Requirements: Reliable, i.e. works 98% or more of the time Works with some sort of trackable ...
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Software to maintain public PC (Internet cafe/game club/library) with Windows hosts?

My brother helps to maintain PCs for classes in children's public libraries in a pure/developed country. The PCs are mostly low memory/CPU capable running Windows XP or later. There are nearly 10 ...
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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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IEEE 802.11 Wi-Fi Radar

I'm frequently finding myself managing (and troubleshooting) an increasing number of networks that are (more or less) overrun with scores of 2.4GHz; 802.11; Wireless Access Points; and (for the most ...
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Bootable linux like distro to sanitize USB flash drives and hard drives

I have some usb pen drives that I'm not using because I'm unsure of their content. This drives traveled among some university friends and photo copy shops (you know.. shops with win xp, no security ...
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Checksum utility that integrates into Windows Explorer properties as a tab

I once had a utility that integrated into Windows Explorer's file properties dialog as a tab and displayed some typical checksums, like MD5, SHA1 etc. Googling for it now, I just find HashTab, which ...
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Demonstrate what could happen after a fake Microsoft call

In Germany, people are getting phone calls like this: Hi, my name is XYZ, I'm from Microsoft. We're receiving many errors and problem reports from your PC. I'm now here to help you fixing ...
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Firefox extension to block IndexedDB access from specific sites

I am looking for a firefox extension that allows the user to block IndexedDB reads/writes from user-defined sites. IndexedDB is a form of locally stored data that websites can create on your computer....
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Testing a server for security vulnerabilities

I'm looking for a good tool (software or web service) which can check a Windows web server for possible vulnerability issues. The more the better. (Checking from outside, by a given IP address, but ...
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Open-source file transfer over internet

I'm looking for an open-source program to transfer a large file over the internet, from my friends' computer to my own. Only needs to work between two computers. Should be encrypted. (With privacy, ...
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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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What is a good choice for managing users/security in an SAAS environment?

I'm building an SAAS application and looking for solutions to secure my RESTful API (written in Java/Jersey 2). Developers should be able to consume my REST API via an Access token. I had a look at ...
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App that lets you individually control permissions on Android 5.1

I used to use an app on my (rooted/S-OFF, non-CM) phone that let me individually control each permission in a given app, much like is possible in Android 6.0. However, the app I used does not work on ...
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Visualisation Software red/green

I'm looking for a display to monitor a few machines I have set up to create a sort of capture the flagged network for a few of my friends to practice and have some fun on I'm hoping to get something ...
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Whole disk encryption on a tablet (that has no pre-boot keyboard)

I am researching methods to encrypt whole disk on tablet. I would like to encrypt my tablet that comes with Dual Boot OS, with pre-installed Windows 10 Home and Android 5.1. Let's start with what ...