Very useful system management and/or forensics platform for Windows

Friday, September 18th, 2015

WSCC is a free, portable program that allows you to install, update, execute and organize the utilities from various system utility suites. WSCC can install and update the supported utilities automatically. Alternatively, WSCC can use the http protocol to download and run the programs. WSCC is portable, installation is not ...

Software Privdog worse than Superfish

Sunday, February 22nd, 2015

tl;dr There is a software called Privdog. It totally breaks HTTPS security in a similar way as Superfish. In case you haven't heard it the past days an Adware called Superfish made headlines. It was preinstalled on Lenovo laptops and it is bad: It totally breaks the security of HTTPS connections. The ...

Ninite – Install and Update All Your Programs at Once

Thursday, February 12th, 2015

I just recommended this to a Windows user out of sympathy and noticed that I've never actually blogged about it, so I would like you to meet Ninite (if you haven't met already - it's been around for a while now). It’s simple to use and has a large selection of ...

New version of Autoruns integrates with VirusTotal

Sunday, February 1st, 2015

The new version of Microsoft's Autoruns (version 13 - released last week) integrates the VirusTotal API for quick analysis and verification of unknown and questionable processes.  After running the program, just right-click on any entry and select Check VirusTotal: You will need to accept VirusTotal's Terms of Service by clicking Yes: Once ...

Yes, Google Maps is tracking you. Here’s how to stop it

Sunday, August 17th, 2014

Google is probably logging your location, step by step, via Google Maps. Want to see what kind of data it has on you? Check out Google’s own location history map, which lets you see the path you’ve traced for any given day that your smartphone has been running Google Maps. In the ...