Archive | Security Software


02 November 2010 | 10,502 views

Sophos Launches FREE Anti-Virus Software For Mac

Well most Apple users would tell you they don’t need anti-virus anyway, viruses and malware are a Windows problem – not something the hi-tech hipsters need to worry about. And let’s face it, even if you run Windows you don’t really need to run anti-virus either if you practice good web-habits. But with the amount [...]

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06 October 2010 | 11,390 views

Symantec Expands Security Products To Cover Android & iOS

Most of the big companies in the modern age of business are moving to the acquisition model rather than developing new technologies, Symantec has made a few purchases in recent years. Their latest move is to offer security for the hot smartphone platforms Android and iOS, which powers the new iPhone 4 and iPad. The [...]

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27 September 2010 | 4,690 views

TA-Mapper v1.1 – Time and Attack Mapper – Effort Estimator For Pen-Testing

We wrote about this tool back in January 2009 when it was first released, recently v1.1 has become available for download. Time and Attack Mapper (alternatively known as TA-Mapper) is an effort estimator tool for blackbox security assessment (or Penetration Testing) of applications. This tool provides more accurate estimation when compared to rough estimation. Penetration [...]

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09 September 2010 | 6,085 views

DllHijackAuditor – Free Audit Tool For DLL Hijack Vulnerability

DllHijackAuditor is the smart tool to Audit against the Dll Hijacking Vulnerability in any Windows application. This is recently discovered critical security issue affecting almost all Windows systems on the planet. It appears that large amount of Windows applications are currently susceptible to this vulnerability which can allow any attacker to completely take over the [...]

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03 September 2010 | 8,088 views

Malware Hash Checking Tool – Online & Offline Support

This program intends to detect a malicious file in two ways; online and offline. It calculates the md5 hash of a specified file and searches it in its current hash set (offline) or on VirusTotal site (online) and shows the result. It has http proxy support and update (for hash set) feature. It’s a simple [...]

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01 September 2010 | 8,527 views

Windows PowerShell DNS Server Blackhole Tool – Blacklist Domains

This is a Windows PowerShell Script to help you with blacklisting domains you wish to block in your networks. We have written about PowerShell before, it is something which can make the windows shell a lot more flexible. On the external DNS servers you can create primary zones for the domain names and FQDNs you [...]

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10 August 2010 | 9,812 views

OpenFISMA – FISMA Compliance & Risk Management Application

The OpenFISMA project is an open source application designed to reduce the complexity and automate the regulatory requirements of the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Risk Management Framework (RMF). OpenFISMA is built on a modern, standardized platform called Zend Framework, which is an open source, [...]

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22 July 2010 | 12,947 views

Sagan – Real-time System & Event Log (syslog) Monitoring System

Softwink announces the release of Sagan, the ultimate in Syslog monitoring. Sagan can alert you when events are occurring in your syslogs that need your attention right away, in real time! Sagan is a multi-threaded, real time system- and event-log monitoring system, but with a twist. Sagan uses a “Snort” like rule set for detecting [...]

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01 July 2010 | 5,696 views

FxCop – .NET Framework Security Analysis Tool

FxCop is an application that analyzes managed code assemblies (code that targets the .NET Framework common language runtime) and reports information about the assemblies, such as possible design, localization, performance, and security improvements. Many of the issues concern violations of the programming and design rules set forth in the Design Guidelines, which are the Microsoft [...]

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21 June 2010 | 6,100 views

OpenSCAP – Framework For Implementing SCAP (Security Content Automation Protocol)

The OpenSCAP Project was created to provide an open-source framework to the community which enables integration with the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) suite of standards and capabilities. It is the goal of OpenSCAP to provide a simple, easy to use set of interfaces to serve as the framework for community use of SCAP SCAP [...]

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