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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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Free anti-theft software for Windows

I'm currently using Prey which seems to be the best free software that I've seen. It provides free protection for 3 devices and meets the requirements found within the question. It's available for ...
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Trusted free tool for securely deleting files on Windows?

I recommend Eraser. To quote: Eraser is an advanced security tool for Windows which allows you to completely remove sensitive data from your hard drive by overwriting it several times with ...
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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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Software to password-protect individual folder(s) on Windows 7

Compressing the folder using a free tools such as 7zip seems like it would work. Add a password. Folder will have a visible icon, but any attempt to look inside will require a password. Good luck.
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Maximum security web browser

Tor Browser is slow because of the overhead of the Tor anonymizing overlay network, so it is probably not what you are looking for. Brave is an open source, cross-platform web browser for Windows, ...
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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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Portable encryption for USB flash drives

In the free arena, Veracrypt is still an excellent choice and is being maintained with both patches and improvements, and is cross-platform. In the paid area, software like Checkpoint can do (for ...
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Detecting suspicious ultrasound emitters

I think that the SilverDog chrome extension could well fit your user case - at the moment it is a proof of concept that blocks ultrasonic signals from your browser by placing a audio cut off filter in ...
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Java equivalent to Ruby's SecureRandom?

tl;dr Integer.toHexString( new SecureRandom().nextInt() ) bd594090 JRuby Run your Ruby code on a JVM with JRuby. java.security.SecureRandom Java includes SecureRandom, a cryptographically ...
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A tool for finding third party vulnerabilities

Having done software development at an enterprise level, I’m always looking for tools that help my team build better code that’s as secure as possible. There are several different tools that you’ll ...
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Small utility to generate SSHA passwords?

I know this question is fairly old, but I reached it by looking for a tool with those specific requirements. I ended up at this web implementation: https://iguana.alerque.com/slappasswd.html It's ...
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What software could deny access to a USB Drive, with an encryption password?

The default windows Bitlocker program which is available in windows vista and up is just fine see a detailed tutorial here http://www.howtogeek.com/192894/how-to-set-up-bitlocker-encryption-on-...
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App lock for iPad Mini

No, there is no app that can do this. Apps installed on an IOS device are isolated and cannot control other apps. This means that password protecting entry of other apps is not possible. If it is ...
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deleted files secure eraser

You can't find such portable tool. More precisely, it can be portable as "no installation required" but it can't be portable as "no administrator privileges required". Direct disk access requires ...
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Software Licensing in Hostile/Sensitive Environment

We were using a hardware + software solution from Wibu. While we used WibuKey, the proper solution would probably be Codemeter. Codemeter comes with an SDK that you can integrate into your ...
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Language/Library to use for unsafe/untrusted code hosted by python

Your use of "safe", "security", and "unsafe" is somewhat vague. But if by security compromising code you are pointing to functionalities that interact with your system's files, processes, ...
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Static Application Security Testing (SAST) Tool for JavaScript

I think sonarqube could be a nice fit. It's meant to integrate with CI and spots certain security problems in javascript.
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Which free antivirus app supports manual scanner only mode without turning off microsoft defender?

I use Clamwin for this. It runs on Windows but is purely manual. It will only scan a file when you tell it to. It does not scan files on access in real time, you can leave that to Defender if you ...
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Offline passphrase generator for Linux

Ipsum I also wanted a random word generator for creating passwords and couldn't find anything, so I created Ipsum. It is a bash script (intended to be used from the terminal). Ipsum satisfies these ...
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'Fast Zero Write' secure hard disk deletion / wipe software

You drive is small and failing, so I doubt that you will be reusing it. I would suggest a "hardware wipe", which is always quicker than software. Suggestions: a magnet a Black & Decker drill a ...
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Testing a server for security vulnerabilities

Vulnerability scanners Web penetration testing tools (scanners/crawls): WebCruiser Web Vulnerability Scanner - an effective web penetration testing tool that will aid you in auditing your website. ...
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Private/privacy conscious calendar app for Android (and maybe contact manager) to replace Flock

I know this question is old, but I just came across it and thought I'd share. I think EteSync is exactly what you are looking for. Your Data, Yours Only. Secure, end-to-end encrypted and ...
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Software to maintain public PC (Internet cafe/game club/library) with Windows hosts?

For Windows XP there was software called Windows Steady State that did many of the things you wanted. It was freeware, limited installation of software, cleaned profiles, and tracked user time. ...
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Software to maintain public PC (Internet cafe/game club/library) with Windows hosts?

Maybe DeepFreeze could help, if I remember correctly it is a sandbox that will undo all changes made to windows after the PC is restarted. On a side note there is a program called sandboxie wich runs ...
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Software to maintain public PC (Internet cafe/game club/library) with Windows hosts?

This might be too heavy handed for the library setting, but perhaps not based on the issues you described. Windows XP can be put into "Kiosk Mode" which basically allows users access to full screen ...
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A tool for finding third party vulnerabilities

Look into BlackDuck Software, they provide open source scanning with integration with Visual Studio for license compliance and security vulnerabilities. https://www.blackducksoftware.com/products/...
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A tool for finding third party vulnerabilities

After searching for over a week, it looks to me like the best option is actually an open source option on github. It looks like the databases I pointed to do not store the names of .dlls, so all a ...
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Looking for a CLI e-mail sender that supports OAUTH 2.0

The accepted, and extremely well written, StackOverflow Answer here covers how to do this from python - without lowering the security settings so all you need to do is: follow the instructions for ...
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Android Antivirus/Antimalware that respects privacy

Using my app search by permission, I only found two candidates being left when applying all your must-have conditions: Ad Clean & Antivirus Security Antivirus Free-Mobile Security Both are ...
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