Malwarebytes Anti-Rootkit

By | 2017-08-25T14:33:14+00:00 August 25th, 2017|

Malwarebytes Anti-Rootkit is a free program that can be used to search for and remove rootkits from your computer. When started, Malwarebytes Anti-Rootkit will scan your computer and allow you to remove any rootkits that it finds. A rootkit is a malware program that is designed to [...]

Process Explorer

By | 2017-08-25T10:32:04+00:00 August 25th, 2017|

Process Explorer is a system resources monitoring tool for Windows operating systems. It follows the general lead of the built-in Windows Task Manager tool, but extends the feature set greatly. These expanded features allow profiling and modification of the real-time state of the system and grants access [...]

Autoruns

By | 2017-08-25T06:31:06+00:00 August 25th, 2017|

Autoruns is a free Sysinternals tool from Microsoft that enumerates all the programs that automatically start on a Windows machine. You can then examine this list of programs to see if they should be running or should be disabled. Disabling unnecessary startups allows your computer to run [...]

TCPView

By | 2017-08-25T02:30:02+00:00 August 25th, 2017|

TCPView is a handy little program that allows you to see the network activity on your computer. When run, you will be able to see what remote devices or computers that your individual programs are communicating with as well as what programs are waiting for connections. Using [...]

Process Monitor (ProcMon)

By | 2017-08-24T21:53:04+00:00 August 24th, 2017|

Process Monitor, or ProcMon, is an advanced monitoring tool that allows you to see in real-time the file system, registry, and process activity occuring in Windows. Process Monitor is the successor to two different programs, FileMon, and Regmon, but also includes much more including filtering, network activity, [...]

RansomFree

By | 2017-08-24T17:52:21+00:00 August 24th, 2017|

Cyberreason's RansomFree is a ransomware protection program that silently runs in the background looking for ransomware activity on a computer. If activity is detected, such as the encrypting of certain files, it will automatically terminate the program to prevent your data from being encrypted. RansomFree utilizes canary [...]

Display Driver Uninstaller

By | 2017-06-06T18:02:15+00:00 June 6th, 2017|

Display Driver Uninstaller, or DDU, is a driver utility programs that allows you to remove all traces of NVIDIA, AMD, and INTEL display and audio drivers from Windows. This allows you to perform a clean install of new drivers so that there are no potential issues with [...]

UCheck

By | 2017-09-04T12:21:44+00:00 May 26th, 2017|

UCheck is a free program that allows you to scan a computer for outdated programs and automatically update them to the latest version. UCheck also has the ability to install numerous new programs onto a computer with the click of a button. This makes it incredibly easy [...]

BitKangarooDecrypter

By | 2017-05-08T14:43:08+00:00 May 8th, 2017|

BitKangarooDecrypter is a ransomware decryptor created by Michael Gillespie that decrypts files encrypted by the BitKangoroo Ransomware. Using this decryptor, victims can recover their files for free without having to pay a ransom. BitKangarooDecrypter can currently decrypt encrypted files that have the .bitkangoroo extension appended to them.