What is your security setup these days?

Discussion in 'other anti-malware software' started by dja2k, Dec 15, 2005.

  1. Sogno
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    In Memory:
    - Antivirus: Nod32 2.70.39.
    - Firewall Outbound: System Safety Monitor Pro 2.3.0.612.
    - Firewall Inbound: Routeur Linksys.
    - HIPS: System Safety Monitor Pro 2.3.0.612.
    - Virtualisation: PowerShadow 2.6.

    On Demand:
    - Rootkit: Rootkit Unhooker
    - Ports: Nirsoft CurrPorts
    - Registry Scanner: HiJackThis & Autoruns
    - Virtualisation: VirtualBox 1.4.
    - Unlocker.

    Hardening:
    - Windows Post SP2: Updated with Nlite 1.4
    - Disabled useless windows services
    - Registry Tweaks: I use a lot of personal registry tweaks
    - HashTab

    Cleaning:
    - Files/Registry: Acelogix System Tuneup 1.1.

    Restriction of administrator privileges:
    - StripMyRights

    Alternative software:
    - Browser: Opera 9.2
    - Instant IM: Miranda IM 0.70
    - Media Player: GOM Player 2.13 (Video) / XMPlay 3.4.1 (Audio)
    - Task Manager: Process Explorer 10.21
    - PDF Support: Foxit Reader 2.0
    - Notepad: NotePad++ 4.1
    - Defragmentation: O&O Defrag Professional 10
    - Image Viewer: IrfanView 4.0
  2. WSFuser
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    XP setup #2

    Resident:

    Kaspersky Anti-Virus
    Look 'n' Stop
    PeerGuardian

    On-Demand:

    SUPERAntiSpyware Free

    Other Security / System Hardening:

    nLite'd Windows XP SP2 (with service tweaking based on TweakHound's guide)
    RyanVM's Post-SP2 Windows XP Update Pack
    Harden-It
    Samurai HIPS
    Seconfig XP
    SocketLock
    xp-antispy
    Process Explorer
    Firefox extensIons: AdBlock Plus, CookieSafe, Cookie Button (in the status bar), and NoScript
  3. LoneWolf
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    A few changes.:D
  4. G1111
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    G1111 Registered Member

    Firewall
    Linksys Router RT31P2
    Outpost Firewall Pro 4.0.1007.7323 (591)(anti-spyware enabled)
    Harden-It 1.2
    Windows Worms Doors Cleaner 1.4.1

    AV/AT
    Kaspersky Anti-Virus Personal 6.0.2.621
    BOClean 4.22.002

    HIPS
    DiamondCS ProcessGuard 3.410
    DiamondCS WormGuard 3
    RegDefend 2.001 (with revised custom Ghost Group from Tony Klein 5/29/06)
    WinPatrol Plus 11.3.2007

    Block Lists
    MVPS Hosts File (6/14/07)(with HostsXpert 4.0)
    SpyBot Search & Destroy 1.4 (Immunize enabled)
    PeerGuardian 2 (spyware blocked)

    Resident On Demand Scanners
    Ad-Aware SE Personal 1.06
    SUPERAntispyware 3.9.1008
    Kephyr Bazooka 1.13.03
    A-squared scanner 3.0.0.318
    Ewido (AVG) Micro 4.0
    Mischel TrojanHunter 4.7 (932)
    UnHackMe 4.5 Beta (May 25, 2007)
    Sysinternals RootkitRevealer 1.71
    F-Secure Blacklight Rootkit Elimination 2.2.1061
    Gmer 1.0.13.12540
    Resplendence RootKit Hook Analyzer 2.0
    AVG Anti-Rootkit Beta 1.1.0.42
    HijackThis 2.0 Beta

    Online Scanners
    CounterSpy spyware scan
    X-Clean Micro (Facetime.com) spyware scanning
    Prevx HijackThis analyzer; HijackThis log file analysis (HijackThis Log Analyzers)
    VirusTotal
    Jotti's malware scan
    McAfee Freescan
  5. Fuzzfas
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    Fuzzfas Registered Member

    NAT router with firewall
    AntiVir PE
    Power Shadow
    Kerio 2
  6. Huupi
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    Huupi Registered Member

    Avast free
    Boclean
    Natrouter
    as redundency--windows firewall with no inc. connections,allowed only Avast and Boclean.
    on demand SAS
    Firefox with Noscript
  7. fce
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    After trying NOD, PCCillin, Comodo, SAS Pro, A Squared, Spyware Terminator, Spyware Blaster, GW, Cyberhawk, etc which make my computer slowdown and software conflict...i just select only one security.


    My security setup these days......only KIS7 :D
  8. WSFuser
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    XP setup #1


    Vista setup

    Resident:

    Look 'n' Stop
    NOD32

    On-Demand:

    SUPERAntiSpyware Free

    Other Security / System Hardening:

    vLite'd Vista (with service tweaking based on TweakHound's guide)
    Vispa
    Process Explorer
    Firefox extensIons: AdBlock Plus, CookieSafe, and NoScript
  9. Riverrun
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    Avira PE Premium
    Look 'n' Stop 2.06
    Returnil
    GeSWall Pro
    Nat Router
  10. QBgreen
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    Permanent:

    -:D -That good old ever present high quality router -:D -

    Active:

    ZAP 7.0.362.000 (liking the later 7.xx releases for XP a lot)
    SAV Corporate 10.1.6.6010
    Comodo BOClean 4.24
    Sana Security's Primary Response SafeConnect 2.2.0.1187

    Passive:

    a2 free
    SAS Pro (on demand for now)
    SpywareBlaster
    RootkitRevealer

    This grouping is providing good security without impinging upon my 20 MBPS cable connection.
  11. acr1965
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    Netopia NAT router w/ firewall
    Online Armor v.2 w/ av
    NOD32
    Ad Muncher
    Spyware Blaster
    Drop My Rights
    CyberHawk Pro

    On demand-
    AVG Anti-Rootkit
    F-Secure Blacklight
    SuperAntiSpyware
    Trend Micro House Call
  12. Niels
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    Niels Registered Member

    Philips router
    BitDefender Antivirus Plus 10.247
    Prevx 2.0
    Spywareblaster
    Ad-Watch 2007

    on demand
    Ad-Aware 2007
    spybot search & destroy
  13. Gren
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    Real-time

    Netgear router
    NOD32
    ZA Free
    Counter Spy
    Prevx2
    BOClean
    SpywareBlaster

    On demand

    SuperAntiSpyware (free)
    A-squared (free)
    SpywareTerminator
    Ad-Aware SE
    Spybot

    Other

    Firefox with NoScript + CookieSafe + Adlock Plus + Finjan Secure Browsing
    Sandboxie (when needed)
  14. toasale
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    Avira PE Premium
    ZA Pro
    CounterSpy
    Spyware Doctor, which does not hog my unit



    :D
  15. jad123
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    Active:

    NAT router w/firewall
    Outpost Firewall Pro 4
    Avira AntiVir Premium
    Cyberhawk
    CA Anti-spam
    Bluecoat K9 Web Protection (kids)

    On-demand:

    SAS
    Ad-Aware SE
    Dr. Web Cureit
    Panda Anti-Rootkit
    Trendmicro Rootkit Buster
    CCleaner
  16. WSFuser
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    XP setup

    Resident:

    GhostWall
    Kaspersky Anti-Virus
    Look 'n' Stop
    NOD32

    On-Demand:

    SUPERAntiSpyware Free

    Other Security / System Hardening:

    nLite'd Windows XP SP2 (with service tweaking based on TweakHound's guide)
    RyanVM's Post-SP2 Windows XP Update Pack
    Harden-It
    Samurai HIPS
    Seconfig XP
    SocketLock
    xp-antispy
    Process Explorer
    Firefox extensIons: AdBlock Plus, CookieSafe, and NoScript
    Last edited: Jul 13, 2007
  17. yankinNcrankin
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    yeah ok

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  18. dja2k
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    WINDOWS XP SETUP

    ACTIVE

    Ksspersky Internet Security (7.0.0.125)
    - File, Mail & Web Anti-Virus Enabled
    - Anti-Hacker Firewall Enabled
    - Proactive Defense Enabled
    - Privacy Control Enabled
    - Anti-Span Enabled
    Comodo BOClean (4.24)
    Geswall (2.6)
    - Isolate Know Applications
    - All Browsers Automatically Isolated
    PeerGuardian 2.0 (Beta 6b)
    - Anti p2p list Enabled
    Hostsman (3.0.0.25 Beta1)
    - MVPS Host File \ Overwrite
    - Auto Updates

    ON DEMAND
    HostsXpert 4.0

    dja2k
    Last edited: Jul 14, 2007
  19. hammerman
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    Resident

    ZA Free
    McAfee AV
    Spyware Terminator (No HIPS)
    Hostsman
    BOClean
    SSM Free
    Spyware Blaster

    On Demand

    Spybot
    Ad-Aware SE
    AVG
    A-squared
    SUPERAntiSpyware

    Other

    Firefox with NoScript, AdBlock+,Scrapbook,Site Advisor
    Sandboxie
    CCleaner
    Filemap by BB
    FingerPrint
    WhatsRunning
    RegShot

    Considering Returnil
  20. TECHWG
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    NOD32
    Outpost firewall
    Prosecurity
    opera
  21. alfa1
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    KIS 7.0.0.119a :D
    ProSecurity 1.30 (Full) :thumb: :thumb:
    Firefox
    +
    Netgear DG834GT (Nat+ SPI)
  22. muf
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    Current set up. All realtime behind router with hardware firewall.

    Windows firewall
    NOD32
    Cyberhawk
    DriveSentry
    Browser Sentinel 2
    Ad Muncher
    Realtime Cookie & Cache Cleaner

    Not sure if this is going to be my setup for long. Always seem to encounter one problem or another at some point. This is why over the last year i have occasionally changed things about. But for now everything co-exists and my pc is not encountering any slowdowns.

    One thing i do find is that as software is updated then the newer version can cause problems that weren't there with the previous version. This is true for me of the latest Prevx. Before the latest update - no problems. Now, unusable. This is why i can never say i'm sticking with a product. Change is not always for the best. Plus i'm always on the lookout for "something better". And that can mean many things from faster, more compatible, wider coverage of protection, easier to use etc etc.

    muf
  23. PoetWarrior
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    This setup keeps my computer running quickly, no lag whatsoever:

    1) Vista Home Premium (using standard account)

    2) Router (firewall enabled and excellent encryption setup)

    3) Vista firewall (public mode)

    4) Antivir free

    5) Windows Defender

    6) FirstDefense ISR for recovery/removal

    7) IE 7 in protected mode with IE7 pro for filtering ads

    :cool: Grand Paradiso 3 Alpha build with AdBlock and NoScript

    9) Ccleaner

    10) Spybot (immunize)

    11) A-squared free

    12) All latest updates for windows, etc.

    13) Secure Gmail

    14) K9 Bluecoat Web protection (great free program)
    Last edited: Jul 17, 2007
  24. Kerodo
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    Kerodo Registered Member

    Router
    dual boot with:
    WinXP with Avast Home only (when needed)
    PCLinuxOS 2007 for daily use

    That's it! :)
  25. Long View
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    Netgear DG834 Router and nothing else