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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 ...
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Software to build a taxi app easily, without vendor lock-in

Could you please help me narrow my search for software that can be used to make a taxi app? The app will provide similar functionalities to the lyft app. It should be maintainable and robust. Must be ...
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On-premise Mobile Device Management solution for Android

I'm looking for a Mobile Device Management solution that can be deployed on my own servers. Cloud-based solutions are strictly NOT required. Please enlist such solutions which can cater at-least ...
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Find a private certificate that has been made public

I've heard of people publishing private certificates to public sites. Given a public key are there any tools that can tell me if the private key has been published somewhere
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A software program that provides a fake UPNP server

I want to have UPNP server that is incapable of doing anything, except logging. Since it is impossible to have a secure UPNP server. Log request for modifications to the firewall. As much information ...
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Enforced Password Change

Many services on the internet do not enforce two-factor, or even updating passwords at intervals. I'm looking for an application that is capable of advising when you should update your password, and ...
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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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Firefox add-on to check SSL certificates for changes

I am looking for a Firefox add-on that checks SSL serial numbers or fingerprints and reports changes to the user. I realise that SSL certificates can change at any time for many legitimate reasons, ...
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Self-hosted webinar software (or provider located in the EU)

We're currently searching for a self hosted webinar software because we have customers that put a big focus on security and privacy, also we're located in Germany we have to fulfill German and ...
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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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Replacement for obselete OpenDNS Umbrella App on iPhone

I have been a Prosumer OpenDNS Umbrella customer for years, but their iPhone App isn't being upgraded to 64-bit, so it won't work with iOS 11. It provides Umbrella's protections and also allows ...
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App that decrypts and displays an AES-encrypted file

I'm looking for a lightweight Android app, that: lets the user choose a file asks for the password opens this file and displays the decrypted content in a textarea (scrollable) However, the app: ...
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OpenSSL alternative that features better automation properties

I plan on making my own Certificate Authority, and already got quite a bit of money for the project, and now I need a way to issue certificates. I was going to use OpenSSL, but it isn't great for ...
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Collaborative Vulnerability Assessment / Penetration Test Tool Suggestions

I am in the process of evaluating Infobyte's Faraday tool and putting it into use for pentesting and collaboration with my colleagues. The idea is great but the app seems to be in the early stages of ...
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Tool that actually prevents Windows 10 telemetry

Are there any tools that actually prevent all Windows 10 telemetry reports from being gathered, or at the least, from being transmitted? Many tools claim to do this type of thing, but are there any ...
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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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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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JVM framework for creating scalable non-CMS web applications

I am doing research for a post-graduate project. It generally involves security and distributed server network. Project will aim for speed, scalability and safety and I am looking for a framework to ...
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Simple portable HTTPS-only browser with one pinned CA

Is there somewhere a project for a simple browser, that: Only allows HTTPS connections; Trusts only one Certificate Authority (like a file ca.pem in browser's directory); Can use client-side ...
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GUI to monitor and manage webserver rate limiting and blocklists

There are various Apache modules that implement some kind of rate limiting. Eg. mod_security or mod_qos and services like stopforumspam and other blacklists to detect malicious requests. My ...
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Offline encryption package for Chromebook

I am looking for a local encryption package that will work on a Chromebook. The aim is to have a file stored on the Chromebook or an attached SD/USB device. Viewing the file will require entry of a ...
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“Firewall” for X applications

I don't want proprietary Skype directly accessing my Xorg server. I've already taken measures securing filesystem, network, processes/IPC, but there still a plenty of spying possibilities using X ...
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Secure peer to peer web server [closed]

I'd like to serve a client-side only web page with https and DNS. I don't want to use any public hosts out of fear that the files will be tampered with. To that end, I don't want to maintain my own ...
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Single Step KDF specification

NIST SP 56A talks about Single Step Key derivation function. Is there any Java library which implements this?
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Open source Linux vpnc client that can connect to checkpoint gateway

I need an open source vpnc client that can connect to a Check Point gateway (firewall) for a Linux machine. It doesn't matter which Linux (red-hat, ubuntu, fedora...). The target is to activate the ...
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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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Pentesting tool for windows environment

in Linux platform there were separate frameworks and tools for carrying out pen test of web applications, Myself looking for windows alternative of arachni or the powerful distro kali linux, Is it ...
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Secure delete files

I have a folder which I need to secure delete. I tried File Shredder and BleachBit but I got error because the files were in use or priviledge problems. Is there a program to delete files and restart ...
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Store logon data for different types of systems, and apply to GDPR

As a software developing company, we have a lot of logon data for different types of systems. This can be a simple username/password combination for a website, but also FTP accounts, database accounts,...
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Tool to determine if any HTTP bookmarks can be replaced with HTTPS equivalents (Firefox)

Can anyone recommend a software tool that will go through all bookmarks stored in Firefox and determine if any HTTP bookmarks can be replaced with HTTPS equivalents? The software can be a Firefox ...
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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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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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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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Portable Apps 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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Tools to assess WiFi network security

It does focus on different areas of WiFi security: Monitoring: Packet capture and export of data to text files for further processing by third party tools. Attacking: Replay attacks, deauthentication,...
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Replacement for RequestPolicy addon for Firefox?

The venerable, vintage, and very useful, RequestPolicy add-on for Firefox now seems to be behaving erratically for me (and I know that I won't be able to use it for much longer in any case, when ...
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Pen Testing for REST API

I am new to security testing. I have been able to set things up for web applications. I want to run automated scans for my REST API. Burpsuite is a good tool but is not free. Are there any open source ...
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Checking code for malicious parts

Let us presume we have a big pile of.. many c- like source code, example: an OS and repositories code. The question: In general, how can we search for malicious code? What automated (?) softwares are ...
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Is there some correlation rules and threat signatures available out there for an ELK based SIEM?

For commercial SIEMs, correlation rules and threat signatures are available from some communities (CERTs and others) or from some commercial offers. What about ELK based SIEMs? Where can I find off-...
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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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Is there an alternative for active tools for formatting and creating partition?

I'm trying to format my usb pendrive with one of those low level options like Gutmann, DoD or filling with zeros to wipe all data. I used Active DVD tools on Windows XP SP3 for years, but I always ...
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What 3rd party OpenVPN clients or addons are there?

Each commercial OpenVPN provider typically has their own branded VPN client for their users. However, there is also the OpenVPN client from OpenVPN. Are there any other vendor-neutral OpenVPN ...
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Firefox alternative compatible with NoScript?

I have been a huge fan of Firefox for years, and have grown an even bigger fan of its extension NoScript, which eases my mind a lot when browsing the web. However, Mozilla announced that they were ...
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Easy to use software for email encryption that has manual key management

What is the most usable software for email encryption that has manual key management? In case some are unaware of its meaning, manual key management is where users (not programs) are left in charge ...
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Best Drive/OS Encryption Tool [Windows]

So, I' about to re-install on to Windows 8.1 and ever since the TrueCrypt saga I've been on the lookout for a tool to replace it. It needs to be free, and it needs to support full OS encryption, ...
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Secure and private web browser for OS X [closed]

Normally I am a Linux user and I am using Palemoon as my primary internet browser there. Previous to that I was a sworn Firefox Nightly user but since Microsoft has intervened and Mozilla decided to ...
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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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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-...