Archive for the ‘Windows Security Tools’ Category

Cain & Abel 4.9.35 now available

October 26, 2009

Cain & Abel 4.9.35 now available: ”

Cain & Abel 4.9.35 now available
Posted on 26 October 2009.Cain & Abel is a password recovery tool for Microsoft operating systems. It allows easy recovery of various kind of passwords by sniffing the network, cracking encrypted passwords using dictionary and brute force attacks, decoding scra”

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Sandboxie 3.40 Released

October 5, 2009

Sandboxie 3.40 : ”

Sandboxie runs your programs in an isolated space which prevents them from making permanent changes to other programs and data in your computer.

Benefits of the Isolated Sandbox
Secure Web Browsing: Running your Web browser under the protection of Sandboxie means that all malicious software downloaded by the browser is trapped in the sandbox and can be discarded trivially.
Enhanced Privacy: Browsing history, cookies, and cached temporary files collected while Web browsing stay in the sandbox and don’t leak into Windows.
Secure E-mail: Viruses and other malicious software that might be hiding in your email can’t break out of the sandbox and can’t infect your real system.
Windows Stays Lean: Prevent wear-and-tear in Windows by installing software into an isolated sandbo”

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StripMyRights – Based on DropMyRights

September 30, 2009

StripMyRights – Based on DropMyRights: “StripMyRights.exe

Copyright (C) 2005 Kåre Smith, Systemintegrasjon AS

http://www.sysint.no

Usage:

StripMyRights.exe [/D] [/DW] [/L N|C|U] {exefile} [arguments]
Requirements:

The program is made for Windows XP, Windows Server 2003 and newer.

Purpose of the utility:

If you are using a Windows computer logged on as an administrator, you are taking a risk. Especially if running Web browsers like Internet Explorer or email clients like Outlook. To lower the risk, it would be nice to be able to start Internet Explorer, Outlook and other potential risk-exposing applications in an ordinary user context. With Windows 2000 you had to use the RunAs command, which is cumbersome. With Windows XP Microsoft introduced the API calls SaferCreateLevel and SaferComputeTokenFromLevel, which allows one to create a token with reduced rights to be used when starting new processes. Michael Howard, Microsoft Security Engineering, released a utility, DropMyRights to take advantage of this new feature”

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