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Key scrambler for Open Office

I'm looking for a software that will scramble my key strokes when using Open Office. This is a basic security measure I deploy on all browsers of my business computer due to previous exploits I've ...
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Looking for free software to sign word documents

I have a document which normally would be physically signed by two or more people. This document is internal use for the company I work for. I'd like to do away with the physical signatures and what ...
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Java equivalent to Ruby's SecureRandom?

Is there a Java equivalent to Ruby's SecureRandom.hex(...) method? Happy with anything in JVM-land: Something living inside the Java crypto APIs Something provided by a 3rd party/open source library ...
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deleted files secure eraser

I am looking for a free and portable tool for Windows that is able to secure-delete files that were already deleted from the file system (NTFS). I know the usual solution for this is overwriting the ...
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Simple encryption app

I need to send passwords to other people. Is there an app (cross-OS if possible) that allows me to send them in a secure way ? Maybe a simple private/public keys system. Thanks !
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Git file encryption to support file/folder based permission to protect the source code from theft

I am using git and have the following problem: In the company where I work we want to protect the source code from theft. For example, when a a developer leaves and takes the source code of a project ...
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Tools for checking Spectre (both variants) system vulnerabilities on Windows 10?

I seek some reliable ways / tools for checking Spectre (both variants) system vulnerabilities on Windows 10? That are the following CVEs: CVE-2017-5754 [rogue data cache load] CVE-2017-5715 [branch ...
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What are my options to encrypt a file before writing it on Python?

I need something simple, where I can: encrypt it with a password (salt, everything related) write it to disk Then the opposite: read from disk decrypt it with my password Everything I find out ...
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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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How to monitor data theft from our android phone via internet

I want to know that suppose there is an app in my android app, which secretly keeps stealing my data over wifi/3G (whenever connected to internet). Suppose there is an app that will keep posting my ...
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A trustworthy Free Open Source Software kit for computer security [closed]

I need some advice on a software kit that I can trust to help secure my computer. It should: Be free and open source Support Anti-Virus/Malware Protection Provide full disk encryption and file ...
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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 ...
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Antivirus for Windows and Mac

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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self hosted website, trival ssl certificate installs

I host my own website from a home server (domain hosted through go daddy) and I have been trying to find information on how to install a ssl certificate. How ever I cant find any information on how to ...
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Looking for cloud- or Unix-based open-source tools that support long-term enterprise-wide key/passphrase management and provide a programmatic API

My question really is: how does an enterprise (a small ~150-employee company) manage the passphrases and encryption keys used at the time of encrypting a large volume of data, when such encrypted data ...
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All-In-One vulnerability scanner for PHP project?

I've asked this on incorrect sub-site (security.se), however, i think that question fits this site more. So, I was searching for a tool, which includes multiple Vulnerability-Scanners, so we could ...
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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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Change Detection

I am currently using TDI Console Works for baseline and configuration change detection, and it is, unfortunately, rather expensive software. I was hoping someone might be able to recommend an ...
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2FA Application Access

I'm looking for a "2 Factor" authentication option (I suppose, "Parental Controls") to manage the ability to open applications. Take the following scenario: 1) User attempts to open an application ...
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Simple secure standalone “offline” app to generate securely random passwords

I'm looking for an app (used on laptop) to generate long, securely random, 1-use passwords that are impossible to be memorized. It must be "offline" or at least openly verifiably sandboxed from a ...
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Software to prevent employees from stealing data and using software illegally

The environment is a startup with less than 20 people. They use Windows, Mac and Linux systems. A wireless router is the source of internet for their desktops and laptops. They have their personal ...
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Online office with password protection?

I have few confidential work/excel files which is password protected. I usually use Google Docs/Drive to keep my Office files, but they doesn't seems to support password protected files. Is there any ...
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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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DAST (Dynamic Application Security Testing) Software for Web Services in a team

I am looking for DAST software to test a Flask (Python) web service. An important point is how to integrate it in the workflow: Either it needs to be part of a CI/CD pipeline or it needs to run ...
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Learning environment for security researchers

I have a need for software that enables students to do security research tasks. That is, I need a PC set up with an operating system and services that have known vulnerabilities. The student then gets ...
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Background video recording app for Android with uploading capabilities

As an anti-theft deterrent, I am looking for an application for Android that, once started, will record constantly (in low quality, to conserve space and data) from a particular camera source, ...
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Lair-Framework Alternative

Is there any good alternatives to the lair-framework. I think that was an awesome platform, and unfortunately its not maintained anymore and no more updates to it. But i have tried all other kinds of ...
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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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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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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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Tools to protect Android code

By protecting Android code I mean things like making code decompiling more difficult, cyphering code and whatever technical measure that makes it more complicated for a hacker to get the code. I ...
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What tool to use to assess vulnerabilities on MongoDB?

What tool can one use to assess vulnerabilities of a MongoDB for the purpose of security audit. Thanks.
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Enabling SSLv3 for one specific endpoint

Some Java software I'm working on requires that we use a very old API that doesn't support TLS - it uses SSLv3. How could I access that endpoint without compromising the security of the rest of the ...
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how to store google/facebook client id and secret in web server?

Purpose: To find a way to securely store google/facebook client id and secret in backend web server. I read that, I should not store client id and secret in web server. Recommendation needed: What ...
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Password Manager

I'm looking for suggestions. As we all know to keep your password safe a big pain in this digital world, So I'm looking for an open-source Password manager which I can use in a local network. I have ...
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Generate passcodes to grant users to access page(s) on a Wordpress site

I am looking to implement a functionality into wordpress and I dont know how to do it. Here is the idea : I want to be able to generate passcodes in the admin panel (JX23S for exemple) Users can ...
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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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Most secure cloud storage service

I'm looking for a secure cloud storage. Currently using Dropbox, but considering to switch given that it doesn't fully encrypt files, and thus files aren't really only mine lol. I've heard about ...
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Hosting simple html with authentication-only access

I have this weird idea in my mind - like is it possible to host simple html page on my desktop the access to which is only accepted via an authentication key? I have a static IP and nowadays domain ...
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Open source solution for self destruction messages on my own server (like Privenote)

I need a software solution for self destruction messages like for example privnote. But i need to run it on my own server due to security reasons. Does anyone have an idea? Thanks allot :)
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Golang implementation of PCKS#11

With a PCKS#11 standard implementation, you can use a PIN smartcard for a MFA (multi-factor authentication) sign on. Commonly, there is a PKCS#11 interface in a webbrowser software to access secure ...
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NextCloud Version Control

I plan on hosting a NextCloud instance via a Web-Server at work (due to high PC specs, "always online", and well...free power) to house all my Powershell, Bash and other documentation and scripts for ...
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Debian apt-available software for dir+database immediate backups of a webserver webapps?

Do you know a Debian apt-available software to make dir and database immediate backups of a webserver webapps? An option to exclude some sub directories should be a feature. Something that works ...
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What software of up to 20 $ / month to protect a PC and online accounts and activities?

I'm looking for IT protection software. I'm developing a YouTube project and nearing the launch of the channel but I have concerns of being hacked or doxed. When I read articles on IT protection ...
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Examination software

We currently use ExamSoft to conduct examinations. It is great but sometimes we have examinations that are open book (PDF, PPT) or need Excel. Is there any software that would help me do this in a ...
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Good HIDS for Windows?

Is there a free Host-based Intrusion Detection System (HIDS) software that I can use for Windows? I want it for my PC at home. I'm currently running Windows 10 Pro, for those interested. I guess the ...
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App lock with fingerprint reader support for Android

I am looking for a reliable and frequently updated app to lock down other apps/SMS/emails/pictures, which contain sensitive data and it supports fingerprint based authentication. My device is rooted, ...
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Utilities for firewalled downloads

I am looking for a linux utility that downloads a file and set a firewall that restricts all connection to only the server that is transferring the file. I would set it in bash if it doesn't really ...
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Software that allows different profiles on phones

I want to be able to set a mobile phone up so it logs in with different profiles based on the code entered. The different profiles would have different apps etc and would be separate from each other. ...
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Recommendations for Anti-Virus and Firewall

I am running a new instillation of Windows 7 on my personal computer and would like some advice/recommendations on free anti-virus and firewall programs for a system where users will be engaging in ...