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Tool to find malware/adware by comparison with a "normal" Windows system

Googling around shown suggestion that autoruns.exe from Sysinternals even more capable then HijackThis. More interesting that Microsoft bought Sysinternals and hire its famous author Mark Russinovich ...
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Malware scanner for websites code?

Try the following scanners to detect potentially malicious PHP files: phpscanner; PHP scanner written in Python for identifying PHP backdoors and php malicious code. This tool is mainly reusing ...
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Tool to find malware/adware by comparison with a "normal" Windows system

One of the most notable malware detectors is Malwarebytes. It has a free and paid version, but the free version should be everything you need. It is updated quite frequently and is available for a ...
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"Honeypot" code to send me forensic data when stolen files are opened

I think something like canary tokens fit the bill here. See canarytokens.org and Thinkst Canary. Also I recommend also posting on infosec for more ideas.
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Good Antivirus / Malware / Ransomware with no ads, free or paid

Best antivirus is Kaspersky's one. I recommend it definitely because of protection. Any other antiviruses cant protect PC as it can. I have tried every one of them through many years. It never ...
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Good Antivirus / Malware / Ransomware with no ads, free or paid

I am happy with ESET NOD32 Antivirus for more than 5 years now. I am using it because of exactly the same requirement: it shall do its work as long as I pay - and nothing else. This is especially ...
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Personal antivirus for Linux (scanning both for Windows and Linux malware)

You should try Clam AntiVirus, which is is an open source (GPL) anti-virus toolkit for UNIX. ClamAV is a good start, as it is completely free and open - also it has a quantifiably high effectiveness. ...
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CamStudio or Alternative without Malware / Spyware

A recent download (moments ago) of version 2.7 from the camstudio web site is an executable file. A directed scan by Malwarebytes returns no undesirable software indications. Installation and ...
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Online service or Linux-based tool that provides iOS malware analysis?

There is a Chinese online application security scanner (VisualThreat: Mobile Application Security Credit Evaluation System) at http://www.visualthreat.com/index.action The followings are the main ...
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Can anyone suggest an Anti-malware app for Android?

It's difficult to find a "free" Anti-Malware solution. I would recommend Sophos Free Antivirus. Here are the 3 reasons why: It's actually free no nagging. You decide how much security and ...
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Antivirus for Windows and Mac

Little known fact: Most antiviral software doesn’t have signatures or algorithms that will detect macOS malware. They generally rely on the built-in XProtect feature of the OS. Antivirus software on ...
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"Honeypot" code to send me forensic data when stolen files are opened

The best solution for proving that someone is illegally accessing your computer is to have some information on there that you can prove is not true and could not have come from anywhere else that the ...
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"Honeypot" code to send me forensic data when stolen files are opened

The simplest and least technologically sophisticated way to have something like this is likely an HTML document or an HTML email that links to an external image hosted in your server when opened in a ...
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How to discover a virus or rootkit on Ubuntu machine

I'd say finding a virus on Linux will be hard (to my knowledge, there are no Linux viruses in the wild). Rootkits are a different thing: booting from a clean medium (e.g. a live CD), and running ...
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Open source antimalware software for macOS

A very popular package is Malwarebytes located here. I use it and it works fine. It's also free.
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Is there a program that will monitor for new startup/autorun programs and alert me as they are installed?

There are a lot of Startup monitoring applications available, some better and some worse... (but I doubt anything as complete - with all types of startups - as Autoruns.) SterJo Startup Patrol is a ...
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ransomware removal bootable rescue CD / USB

I solved the problem with free Kaspersky Rescue Disk: http://support.kaspersky.com/us/viruses/rescuedisk#downloads
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Chrome malware scanner

While not only for Chrome, AdwCleaner by Malwarebytes is very much focused on removing browser garbage like Adware, bad extensions, hijacked settings and so on. I'd give that a try first.
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Tool to remove malware from laptop?

Try out MalwareBytes Malwarebytes Anti-Malware's industry-leading anti-malware and anti-spyware scanner detects and removes malware like worms, Trojans, rogues, spyware, bots, and more. Anti-...
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Malware and Antivirus scanner for web servers (free alternative to ISPProtect)

Try ClamAV... ISPProtect uses ClamAV for its scans and it's free. But IMHO ISPProtect is the best Malware-Webserver Scanner out there. I struggled a lot with malware on one of my servers. With ...
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Tool to find malware/adware by comparison with a "normal" Windows system

The anti malware program that I personally use now is SUPERAntiSpyware. They have updates everyday and has many tools alongside the program itself. It's again free with a paid option but free is all ...
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Tool to find malware/adware by comparison with a "normal" Windows system

Another alternative is Spybot - Search & Destroy. This is also updated quite frequently and is aviable only for Windows. It to has a free version that should be all you need but there is also a ...
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