AVG LinkScanner with its advance layer of security for detecting hacked webskite, online threats helps user surf internet safely. It verifies the safety of web pages you visits and search engine results you get via major search engines like Google, Yahoo, MSN etc.. The realtime scanning feature ensures user that each link user clicks is 100% safe and secure.The Linkscanner updates it’s database automatically. The AVG LinkScanner 8.5 is free for home and non-commercial use only.
Glary Utilities has a collection of powerful and easy to use systems utilities to enhance your systems performance and protect your PC. The software allows to clean junk files, your internet traces and invalid registry entries. You can encrypt you sensitive or important files. With file splitter you can split your large files into small files. Glary Utilities lets you optimize your systems memory remove broke windows shortcuts.
Rohos Mini Drive creates hidden and encrypted partition on the USB flash drive memory. You work with the files on the hidden partition without opening a special program. Those who have megabytes of sensitive files on the USB drive and seriously concerned with a data security, cannot imagine their USB stick without the hidden volume that is created using this tool.
- Creates a virtual encrypted partiton volume (disk) within a USB flash drive free space
- Automatically detects your USB stick config and creates encrypted partition
- Program does not require installation to work with encrypted partiton on a guest computer. You can start it right from USB drive
- Encrypted partition is protected by password
- Encryption is automatic and on-the-fly
- Encryption algorithm: AES 256 bit key lenght. NIST approved.
- Rohos Disk Browser to open encrypted partition without having Admin rights
- Virtual Keyboard – to protect your encrypted disk password from a key logger
- Autorun Folder. Saved program’s/file’s shortcut will automatically start/open up upon disk connection
- The limit of encrypted partition size is 1 GB
The Conficker Worm, sometimes called Downadup or Kido has managed to infect a large number of computers.The worm originally started spreading using a network attack against the file sharing services in Windows, but since it can automatically update itself, it adapted to spread through the autoplay feature on removable media like USB thumb drives, by adding a new option to open where you see “publisher not specified”. This allows the worm to spread to systems already patched against the original vulnerability, so using anti-virus software is even more important, because once it’s on your computer it can spread further.
Hamachi is a virtual private networking system ( VPN ). The beauty of the software is nearly zero configuration is required to make a VPN. the connection is a direct connection and no traffic gets through any server once the connection is established. The installation is easy. After the installation is completed, Hamachi checks if the software is used for the first time a quick setup guide is shown to help setup the VPN.
TrueCrypt is best freeware program for encryption. With TrueCrypt you can encrypt for important and private files with 11 algorithms
.You can store your encrypted data in files (containers) or partitions (devices). TrueCrypt works hard to offer powerful data protection, recommending complex passwords, explaining the benefits of hidden volumes, and erasing telltale signs of the encryption process, including mouse movements and keystrokes.
TrueCrypt is a must have tool for encryption.