Security & Encryption
Farbar Recovery Scan Tool
Farbar Recovery Scan Tool, or FRST, is a portable application designed to run on Windows XP, Vista, 7 and 8 in normal or safe mode to diagnose malware issues. It is also possible to run FRST in the Windows Recovery Environment in order to diagnose and fix boot issues. This program will display detailed information about the Windows Registry loading points, services, driver services, Netsvcs entries, known DLLs, drives, and partition specifications. It will also list some important system files that could be patched by malware.
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ListParts is a small utility that will create a log that contains a listing of all the hard drive partitions on your computer, which can then be posted on the forum that you are receiving help. This tool is useful for diagnosing rootkit infections that create additional hidden partitions on your computer.
GrantPerms is a small portable tool that can be used to check permissions or unlock multiple files and folders. It is useful in cases where malware locks security files and system files and prevent them from running even after the malware is removed.
AxCrypt is the leading open source file encryption software for Windows. It integrates seamlessly with Windows to compress, encrypt, decrypt, store, send and work with individual files. Features: Password Protect any number of files using strong encryption; Right-click integration with Windows Explorer makes AxCrypt the easiest way to encrypt individual files in Windows; Double-click integration makes it as easy to open, edit and save protected files as it is to work with unprotected files; ...
Secure Archive is a powerful file encryption and compression tool which allows you to encrypt sensitive data and keep it away from unauthorized users while also compressing it so that it will occupy less space on your computer. In addition, the Secure Delete feature allows you to easily remove the original copies of your unencrypted data.
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Usually, when you want to visit some of your favorite community websites, buy something over Internet or just check your mail, you are asked to enter your login information. Unfortunately it may happen that when you try to log on to websites you hardly ever visit, you just can't recall the password. To avoid this problem, people tend to use one password for multiple websites not realizing what would happen if the password was stolen. LoginCode is an answer to these problems allowing you to both securely store your passwords and automate logon operations.
BulletsPassView (the successor of the old 'Asterisk Logger' utility) is a password recovery tool that reveals the passwords stored behind the bullets in the standard password text-box of Windows operating system and Internet Explorer Web browser. After revealing the passwords, you can easily copy them to the clipboard or save them into text/html/csv/xml file.
KeyLock is a program to lock your computer with an USB Flash Drive. It's not possible to use your computer after you've locked it with KeyLock. Our exclusive technologies disable task manager, and disrupt the mouse, making it impossible to reach the desktop. After unlocking, everything will be recovered immediately and you can use your computer again. If running on 32-bit system, KeyLock will launch in 32-bit mode. If running on 64-bit system, KeyLock will launch in 64-bit mode.
RogueKiller is an anti-malware program written in C++ and able to detect and remove generic malwares and some advanced threats such as rootkits, rogues, worms, … Based on generic ways to find malwares by their behaviour (heuristics), on classic anti-malware analysis (signature finding) and on undocumented hacks, RogueKiller can find/remove most of the basic malwares (rogues, trojans, …) and some advanced threats like ZeroAccess or TDSS that behave more like rootkits.
Peach Community is a cross-platform fuzzer capable of performing both dumb and smart fuzzing. Peach includes a robust monitoring system allowing for fault detection, data collection, and automation of the fuzzing environment. Peach does not target one specific class of target, making it adaptable to fuzz any form of data consumer. Peach is commonly used to fuzz file formats, network protocols, and APIs. With targets ranging from web browsers and network services through mobile devices, industrial control systems and even down at the silicon level.
Prey is a small, handy, easy to use application specially designed to enable you to keep track of your phone or laptop at all times, and will help you find it if it ever gets lost or stolen. Basically you install a tiny agent in your PC or phone, which silently waits for a remote signal to wake up and work its magic.
PhishBlock is a security program that detects and blocks Phishing, Pharming, Hacker's C&C (Command and Control) Servers which are located in databases with URLs, DNS hostnames, and IP Addresses. This program detects and blocks Malware URLs, bad Hosts, and bad IP addresses. Generally, virus vaccine programs only detect and block files already existing inside a users' personal computer. But PhishBlock detects and blocks harmful files at the network entrance of personal computers.
Easy File Locker
Easy File Locker is a light-weight and easy-to-use file lock software product for Windows. It can protect your private files and folders. With its great protection, users will not be able to open, read, modify, delete, move, copy the locked files/folders, or even not be able to see it. The hidden files/folders will be totally invisible to all users and to any program.
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With BinaryCrypt, you can convert between regular text, binary, hexadecimal, octal decimal and decimal. And you can convert only decimal (as of right now) to ternary, quaternary, quinary, senary, septenary, nonary, undecimal, duodecimal, tridecimal, tetradecimal, pentadecimal, base 17, octodecimal, base 19, vigesimal, and base 21. You can also save your converted text to a file or open a converted text file to decrypt the message.
Ever wanted a random key generator? With SimpleKey, you can generate random keys up to 500 characters in length and save them to text files. These keys can be all numerical, alphanumeric, all alphabetical or the previous three plus special characters. You may use your generated key for whatever purpose. SimpleKey also includes a hash table with which to hash strings and files alike. Hash algorithms include: MD4/5, Sha, Skein, Keccak, Grostl, JH, and Blake.
WinShred is a free file and folder shredder that securely deletes files and folders from your computer. It provides several overwriting methods including: All 0s, random data, DOD 3 pass, DOD 7 pass, Gutmann 35, and also changes the filenames for extra security. WinShred both supports 32-bit and 64-bit Windows XP, Vista, 7 and 8.
Protects your Windows desktop using password, hides desktop icons, application bar, and restricts the mouse movement. For Windows 7, Vista and XP. Note: This application may be detected as a virus but it is a false alarm.
PasswordSpy is a program that will allow you to 'see' the password that is behind the '****' edit boxes. This program is not a 'password cracker.' Instead PasswordSpy takes advantage of several advanced techniques in Windows that allow one program to copy the password from another. This program is not intended for mischievous purposes. PasswordSpy can copy the password from most Windows programs.
PasswordFox is a small password recovery tool that allows you to view the user names and passwords stored by Mozilla Firefox Web browser. By default, PasswordFox displays the passwords stored in your current profile, but you can easily select to watch the passwords of any other Firefox profile. For each password entry, the following information is displayed: Record Index, Web Site, User Name, Password, User Name Field, Password Field, and the Signons filename.
If you have Waterfox Web browser, you should use the 64-bit version of PasswordFox. (For Firefox Web browser, you should continue using the 32-bit version of PasswordFox, even if your system is 64-bit).
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Safety Password is an easy to use yet light weight password management software program. You can use this tool to create, manage or save all the passwords in a single or multiple files as you wish!
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Permanent Delete is a free utility that can be used to delete files/folders permanently so that no software can recover these files. Main Features: Permanently delete files/folders by adding them to the list; Drag and drop is also supported; 1 pass, 3 pass and 7 pass deletion is supported; 1 pass is quick and secure enough and recommended; 3 pass and 7 pass is slow and extremely secure; By secure, it means the ability to recover the file.
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iSpy turns your PC into a full security and surveillance system. iSpy uses your cameras, webcams, IP cams and microphones to detect and record movement or sound. Captured media is compressed to flash video or mp4 and streamed securely over the web and local network. iSpy can run on multiple computers simultaneously and has full Email, SMS and MMS alerting functions and remote viewing.
LastPass is a password manager that makes web browsing easier and more secure. It allows you to create strong passwords, knowing you only have to remember one. LastPass has addons for Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, Google Chrome, and works with other browsers with Bookmarklets (Opera). LastPass uses Host Proof Hosting techniques to synchronize your passwords all while LastPass never has access to your sensitive data.
Network Password Recovery
When you connect to a network share on your LAN or to your .NET Passport account, Windows allows you to save your password in order to use it in each time that you connect the remote server. This utility recovers all network passwords stored on your system for the current logged-on user. It can also recover the passwords stored in Credentials file of external drive, as long as you know the last log-on password.
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Blank And Secure
Blank And Secure is a simple and easy-to-use application that will provide users with the ability of securely deleting their data. Secure delete files are required to block the recovering of deleted data. Secure deletion is possible with this program, because 'Blank And Secure' overwrites the data with zeros before deleting. The data recovery is impossible after this operation. So please only use if the data really should be permanently deleted.
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LocK-A-FoLdeR is a lightweight and easy to use program that allows you to hide and lock up any folders on your computer, making them invisible and inaccessible to anyone but yourself. After you create a master password, simply select the folder(s) you want to hide and click a button to make them disappear. To unlock a folder, enter your password and select the folder that you want to unlock. It features compatible with all filesystems, lock unlimited folders, and fastest folder locking technique.
VSUsbLogon allows to login Windows in a secure way via USB device, replacing the password based Windows login. You don’t need to remember and type your Windows password (but your system is still password protected). Users can be automatically logged into Windows as they insert the USB flash drive into the USB port. VSUsbLogon allows you to use PIN code to login Windows when USB device has been connected. VSUsbLogon supports USB HDD, USB flash drives and other USB devices like iPod, iPhone, Samsung Galaxy...
Polsedit is a freeware utility that allows you to modify user policies such as user account rights and user privileges on a local or remote Windows NT-based system. This can be useful when for some reason you are unable ro run secpol.msc snap-in, for example, XP Home and Vista Home do not have secpol.msc at all. The user interface of Polsedit is very similar to the standard policies editor from Windows, but it also displays some internal data, which can be useful for developers.
It is a virtual disk based encryption tool that runs under Windows. CryptDisk.4h uses a file as virtual logic drive and mounts it as a real one, everything you write to the created virtual disk will be encrypted transparently, virtual disk in effect is a drive volume that is loaded once you have input the correct password.
Cryptohaze is a home of high performance, US-based cross-platform GPU and OpenCL accelerated password auditing tools for security professionals. Cryptohaze tools are aimed at providing high quality tools that run on any platform - Windows, Linux, or OS X. The tools run on all platforms that support CUDA, and the Rainbow Table tools support OpenCL as well for platforms that support any modern device, including CPUs! Cryptohaze is currently also the ONLY GPU based password cracker with support for LM hashes!
LSASecretsView is a small utility that displays the list of all LSA secrets stored in the Registry on your computer. The LSA secrets key is located under HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Security\Policy\Secrets and may contain your RAS/VPN passwords, Autologon password, and other system passwords/keys. False Alert Problems: Some Antivirus programs detect this utility as infected with Trojan/Virus.
The Password Gorilla helps you manage your logins. It stores all your user names and passwords, along with login information and other notes, in a securely encrypted file. A single 'master password' is used to protect the file. This way, you only need to remember the single master password, instead of the many logins that you use. If you want to log in to a service or Web site, the Password Gorilla copies your user name and password to the clipboard, so that you can easily paste it into your Web browser or other application. Because the password does not appear on the screen, Password Gorilla is safe to use in the presence of others.
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SecurStick is a very easy to use application that allows you to encrypt data on USB sticks and other disks. All you have to do is provide the password for the encryption by following a simple set of rules.
WinAES is a handy and reliable application designed to enable you to encrypt and decrypt files. Features: File Encryption, Hash Calculation, Secure File Eraser, Random Password Generator, Base64 Encoder/Decoder.
VSCryptoHash is a cryptographic hash calculation software. Simply drag and drop files (or type the text) in this calculator and hash string for the files (or for entered text) will be immediately displayed. Great tool for network administrators and webmasters to calculate file control sums. VSCryptoHash supports a variety of cryptographic hash functions, including SHA-1, SHA-256, SHA-384, SHA-512, MD5, MD4 and MD2.
VSEncryptor is an easy to use file and text encryption program. You can encrypt any file or text you choose. To access the file (or text) again, you would need access to the password that was used while encrypting. VSEncryptor is a serious solution, but at the same time is easy to use and does not require any technical background - just select any file (or type text) and choose 'Encrypt' - or simply drag the file to the proper editor box. VSEncryptor supports a variety of encryption algorithms, including AES-128, AES-192, AES-256, RC2, RC4, DES and Triple DES.
Chiave is a small and easy to use software designed to help you encrypt and decrypt files and folders using the 512 Bit Rijndael encryption algorithm. It's written in C# and compiled in .Net version 3.5.
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Provides backup capability and offline access for your LastPass vault. All extensions have full offline support. LastPass Portable is recommended over using LastPass Pocket.
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Predator Free Edition
Utility which turns any USB flash drive into a key, with which you can lock/unlock your PC.
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IgorWare Hasher is a free SHA-1, MD5 and CRC32 hash generator for Windows. Features: calculate SHA-1 hash, MD5 hash and CRC32 hash for single file or text; supports hash verification files (*.sha, *.md5, *.sfv) compatible with Total Commander and Free Commander; automatically loads verification files when found; supports UTF8 verification files; option to use upper-case or lower-case hash values; ...
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WinMD5Checksum is a lightweight hash calculator that can return the MD5 and SHA256 codes for multiple files in your computer. Simply drag and drop the desired files onto the main window of WinMD5Checksum and press the 'Start' button to view the hashes.
CHK is an advanced checksum utility. With this simple and intuitive tool you can easily find duplicate files on your computer, verify downloaded files from the Internet and sign your own files to ensure the integrity! Features: Simple and intuitive interface with Unicode and Drag&Drop support; Wide range of hash functions to choose from: CRC32, ED2K, MD4, MD5, SHA1, SHA1-Base32, SHA256, SHA384, SHA512, SHA3/Keccak512.
Quick Checksum Verifier
Quick Checksum Verifier checks file integrity by secure time proven algorithms like MD5 and SHA-1. You can easily create checksums of files and verify their integrity in the future. The operation is very easy, just two steps. Load the file and paste the predefined checksum.
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