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    Default Useful Programs & Websites for Your PC

    Useful Programs & Websites for Your PC

    Safe download sites
    (Any site with a bunch of free ScreenSavers in my opinion, is not safe!)

    If your going to download anything regarding a security product, ALWAYS get it from the vendors website.




    Temp. file & history cleaners



    Registry cleaners


    Warning: Using registry cleaning tools unnecessarily or incorrectly could lead to disastrous effects on your operating system such as preventing it from starting. If your not 100% positive then leave it alone! Always make a back up of the registry first.

    How to back up and restore the registry in Windows




    File shredders



    Securely wipe hard disks


    Caution: DBAN will automatically and completely delete the contents of any hard disk that it detects.


    Tutorial: How to completely wipe all the data from your hard drive


    Firewalls(use only one)


    Antivirus(use only one)



    Gaming antivirus




    Portable security



    Spyware/Malware scan & removal


    Some offer real time protection with the paid version


    Online virus & spyware scans

    Most of these require working ActiveX - Internet Explorer



    Online trojan scans


    Require Internet Explorer




    Virus & spyware blockers



    Blocking Unwanted Parasites with a Hosts File
    IE-Spyad
    Tutorial: Using IE-Spyad

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    Default Re: Useful Programs & Websites for Your PC

    Anti-Trojan scanners


    Anti-Keylogger



    Rootkit detection

    Rootkit scans can be easily misunderstood. It is advised to ask for help if you are not sure of the findings.



    Online website URL analysis & advisors



    SafeSurf � - The original Internet content rating system! - ICCS� Certified

    For added security always keep your browser,firewall and antivirus up to date!
    Software Vulnerability Scanning - Secunia.com


    Password managers



    File/Drive encryption


    Analysis



    HijackThis log tutorials

    Please ask for help in our forums whenusing HijackThis if you are not 100% positive.



    Specialized free removal tools

    You may need to know the virus or spyware name to use some of these.



    Program & file identification




    Suspicious file scanners

    These will not remove malware but will help identify if a file is infected.



    Remove stubborn files/programs



    General purpose/all in one fixes

    These tools can fix some Browser and Internet problems caused by malware.



    Web browsers



    Vulnerability testing




    Software updates & definitions




    Malware databases




    Virus hoax warnings- Wikipedia Virus hoax


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    Default Re: Useful Programs & Websites for Your PC

    Anti-Trojan scanners


    Anti-Keylogger



    Rootkit detection

    Rootkit scans can be easily misunderstood. It is advised to ask for help if you are not sure of the findings.



    Online website URL analysis & advisors



    SafeSurf � - The original Internet content rating system! - ICCS� Certified

    For added security always keep your browser,firewall and antivirus up to date!
    Software Vulnerability Scanning - Secunia.com


    Password managers



    File/Drive encryption


    Analysis



    HijackThis log tutorials

    Please ask for help in our forums whenusing HijackThis if you are not 100% positive.



    Specialized free removal tools

    You may need to know the virus or spyware name to use some of these.



    Program & file identification




    Suspicious file scanners

    These will not remove malware but will help identify if a file is infected.



    Remove stubborn files/programs



    General purpose/all in one fixes

    These tools can fix some Browser and Internet problems caused by malware.



    Web browsers



    Vulnerability testing




    Software updates & definitions




    Malware databases




    Virus hoax warnings- Wikipedia Virus hoax


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    Default Re: Useful Programs & Websites for Your PC

    nice work sheem
    صرف آواز نہیں ، لفظ بھی مقفل ہیں مرے

    سوچ میں ہوں کہ اب تجھ کو پکاروں کیسے

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