What is your security without realtime Anti Virus setup?

Discussion in 'other anti-malware software' started by Kees1958, May 1, 2012.

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  1. Kees1958

    Kees1958 Registered Member

    Mine is in my sig, just curious about others. What is the back bone of your naked setup? Mine is the OS, what is yours: virtualisation, sandboxing, HIPS, anti-executable or a combo?
  2. Hungry Man

    Hungry Man Registered Member

    The backbone would be the kernel. Apparmor sandboxing, hardened Chroot jails, PAX/Grsecurity, file/folder permissions.

    Primarily it's about removing privileges from everything on the system.
  3. Montmorency

    Montmorency Registered Member

    Very good question.
    My personal answer is, and has been for some time, Sandboxie.

    I'm always installing different products out of curiosity (with an image backup just in case) but the backbone, as you well put it, will always be Sandboxie.
  4. justenough

    justenough Registered Member

    At the moment Sandboxie and Mamutu. It doesn't seem to matter what I put with Sandboxie, nothing ever gets by. My main vulnerability is lots of downloading mainly for games, so the download folder is sandboxed where things sit until they get an on-demand scan.
  5. Kees1958

    Kees1958 Registered Member

    @ Hungry man

    I would expect some SELinux and AppArmor enthousiasts.

    I did not know AppArmor is now part of Ubuntu distro now and has a learning mode. So Ubuntu power users have their own build in HIPS based on access policy control.


    I have ran a simular setup in the pas on XP with ThreatFire and DefenseWall (also setting download directory as untrusted within DW)
  6. Sevens

    Sevens Guest

    Just DefenseWall Personal Firewall .
  7. tomazyk

    tomazyk Guest

    Mine is in my signature.

    Backbone would be: HIPS-Sandbox-Imaging.
  8. Hungry Man

    Hungry Man Registered Member

    Yes, Apparmor profiles come with Ubuntu and the AppArmor module is in the Vanilla Linux kernel.

    Learning mode makes it incredibly easy to use. Any program or service can be run at absolute least privilege, both limiting and preventing exploits.
  9. buckslayr

    buckslayr Registered Member

    Drive Vaccine and Appguard. Very light and secure.
  10. jmonge

    jmonge Registered Member

    Faronics Anti-Excutable :thumb: :thumb:
  11. LoneWolf

    LoneWolf Registered Member

    DefenseWall Personal Firewall + Shadow Defender.
  12. Ed_H

    Ed_H Registered Member

    Online Armor Premium and Sandboxie.
  13. bo elam

    bo elam Registered Member

    Nice thread Kees :cool:

    Sandboxie, NoScript (FF) and Windows XP firewall.

  14. bo elam

    bo elam Registered Member

    :D :D

  15. KelvinW4

    KelvinW4 Registered Member

    Malware Defender
    Windows Firewall
    :cautious: :cautious: :cautious:
  16. Ranget

    Ranget Registered Member

    Spyshelter Free on x86 Xp sp3
    Comodo FW on x64 win7 sp1
  17. majoMo

    majoMo Registered Member

    . SandboxIE:
    > always sandboxed: Opera - Windows Live Mail

    . System drive always protected with Wondershare Time Freeze virtualization:
    > Data Partition with folders to: Downloads - My Documents - Windows Live Mail - Opera user settings

    . Firewall:
    > XP - Windows 7 Firewall Control, Sphinx
    > Win 7 x64 -Windows Firewall Control, Binisoft
  18. ichito

    ichito Registered Member

    My "no AV" setup:
    Look'n'Stop + Mamutu + WTF
    Firefox with NoScript, AdBlock, BetterPrivacy and Bitdefender TL
  19. Noob

    Noob Registered Member

    Online Armor + EMET (Not using SRP anymore) :D
  20. ams963

    ams963 Registered Member

    Sandboxie + OA + NoScript (FF) + Keriver 1-Click Restore
  21. Wroll

    Wroll Registered Member

    Windows Firewall + some tweaks/add-ons on my browsers.
  22. lurker20

    lurker20 Registered Member

    I had the following for more than 2 years

    Returnil for Light Virtualization (AV turned off)
    Sandboxie paid
    Comodo Firewall

    But now I have started juggling and so far I have

    Shadow Defender
    Sandboxie paid

    Great thread Kees
  23. guest

    guest Guest

    sygate firewall, mamutu, marewarebytes
  24. BG

    BG Registered Member

    Running XP Pro 64bit with Shadow Defender. Thats it.

    STONEMAN Registered Member

    See sig,secure and light :cool:
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