Category Archives: Security & Privacy

Access Control, Anti-Spam & Anti-Spy Tools, Anti-Virus Tools, Covert Surveillance, Encryption Tools, Other, Password Managers

Dr.Web for Android 12.3.1

Type: Shareware
Cost: $7.64
Size: 15.71 MB
Release date: Nov 22 2018
Platform: Android
Publisher’s Site:  http://www.drweb.com
Publisher’s Product Page:  http://products.drweb.com/mobile/?lng=en
Country: Russian Federation


Dr.Web for Android

Comprehensive protection for mobile devices from all types of malicious software used by fraudsters to commit cybercrimes. Protection components: anti-virus, anti-spam, anti-theft, firewall, URL filter, Security Auditor. The users of Dr.Web Security Space or Dr.Web Anti-virus are entitled to use Dr.Web for Android FREE OF CHARGE.
Features
Performs a quick or full scan of the file system, as well as a custom scan of files and folders specified by user.
Provides a real-time file system scan with SpIDer Guard monitor while trying to save files in the memory.
Detects new unknown malware using unique Origins Tracing technology.
SD-card protection from infection with autorun files and Exploit.Cpllnk, that might be dangerous for devices running Windows.
Moves detected threats to the quarantine from which the isolated files can be restored, if needed.
Minimally impacts system performance.
Economizes battery resources.
Economizes traffic due to the small size of the virus database updates, which is particularly important for users of limited mobile tariffs.
Collects statistics on detected threats and actions performed.
Offers handy and informative desktop widgets to access the application.

Anti-spam – helps avoid unwanted calls and SMS messages.

Anti-theft – helps you find your mobile device if it has been lost or stolen, and if necessary, wipe the confidential information from the device remotely.

URL-filter will restrict access to undesirable Internet sites. Lets you block access to non-recommended or potentially dangerous sites.

Firewall – controls application network activity.

Security Audit – troubleshoots the device to identify security problems and offer solutions to address them.

GlassWire Firewall 2.1.140

Type: Freeware
Cost: $0
Size: 33.71 MB
Release date: Dec 17 2018
Platform: Win2000,WinXP,Win7 x32,Win7 x64,Windows 8,Windows 10,WinServer,WinOther,WinVista,WinVista x64
Publisher’s Site:  https://www.glasswire.com
Publisher’s Product Page:  https://www.glasswire.com
Country: United States of America


GlassWire Firewall

GlassWire’s free firewall software helps protect your privacy & security by monitoring your network activity for suspicious activity. You’ll be shocked by how many applications on your computer are sending your private data over the Internet without you knowing. Once suspicious activity is detected you can block the potential threat with GlassWire’s built in firewall management tool. GlassWire visualizes all your network activity on an easy to use graph. Click anywhere on the graph to see what applications and hosts are accessing the network from your computer. Our software automatically resolves host names so it’s easy to see who or what your computer is communicating with over the Internet.Go to the Firewall tab to see what applications have accessed the Internet and block any that are suspicious, violating your privacy, or wasting your bandwidth. GlassWire uses Windows built in firewall so no instability is introduced into your system by third party firewall drivers. Download GlassWire now to start adding extra protection and privacy to your computer, plus potentially save money by avoiding bandwidth fees.

BestCrypt Volume Encryption 4.02.06

Type: Shareware
Cost: $117
Size: 11.50 MB
Release date: Oct 12 2018
Platform: Win2000,WinXP,Win7 x32,Win7 x64,Windows 8,Windows 10,WinServer,WinOther,WinVista,WinVista x64
Publisher’s Site:  https://www.jetico.com
Publisher’s Product Page:  https://www.jetico.com/products/personal-privacy/bestcrypt-volume-encryption
Country: Finland


BestCrypt Volume Encryption

BestCrypt Volume for Disk Encryption protects all data on all types of volumes residing on fixed and removable disks – simple volumes, mount points, multipartition volumes (spanned, mirrored, striped, RAID-5), while also working on UEFI and GPT partitions. Jetico’s encryption software provides protection from physical threats – such as lost computers and USB sticks – to protect your privacy and comply with regulations (HIPAA, PCI). BestCrypt Volume Encryption utilizes a wide variety of algorithms (AES, Twofish, Serpent) and the largest possible key sizes with XTS, LRW encryption modes. By working with volumes, Jetico’s disk encryption is the best TrueCrypt alternative.
Disk encryption features:
– Encrypt system and boot volumes
– Support for UEFI-based computers, including secure boot
– Encrypt RAID and all types of volumes residing on fixed and removable disks
– Pre-boot authentication
– Support for Tokens for secure hardware storage of encryption keys
– Two-factor authentication with removable disk drives
– User-friendly encryption
– Option to boot encrypted volumes only from trusted network
– Support for Trusted Platform Module (TPM) for unattended reboot
– Secure hibernation
– Rescue functions to decrypt volumes in emergency case
– Central management for deployment, monitoring, encryption policy distribution and password recovery (Enterprise Edition only)