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Forum: Security 17. Oct 2017, 12:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,957
Posted By L.M
Issue links: ...

Issue links:

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/microsoft-quietly-patched-the-krack-wpa2-vulnerability-last-week/
...
Forum: Security 23. Sep 2017, 12:09 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,913
Posted By L.M
@deya Your post make a lot of good sense to me....

@deya
Your post make a lot of good sense to me. As for myself I do exactly what you talking about in this your last paragraph, though I only run x64 versions of CCleaner and all different Security...
Forum: Security 22. Sep 2017, 09:40 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,913
Posted By L.M
Thanks Anupam.

Thanks Anupam.
Forum: Security 20. Sep 2017, 10:00 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,913
Posted By L.M
Thanks Deya. In the end I did not need it, but...

Thanks Deya.
In the end I did not need it, but now I have peace of mind:)
Forum: Security 05. Sep 2017, 09:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,572
Posted By L.M
Eldon thanks. Yes i did notice that most...

Eldon thanks. Yes i did notice that most reputable AV vendors give the opt out options on the telemetry they collect.
Forum: Security 04. Sep 2017, 12:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,572
Posted By L.M
Because (one of) them?? are more likely to give...

Because (one of) them?? are more likely to give me the selling spill instead of the naked truth.
I though asking on a forums where people have direct experience and knowledge about what a I'm...
Forum: Security 02. Sep 2017, 10:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,572
Posted By L.M
@Burn-IT Fair enough, I understand all that. ...

@Burn-IT
Fair enough, I understand all that.
Just wanting to know a little more about how much and possibly exactly what AV collect.
Forum: Security 02. Sep 2017, 01:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,572
Posted By L.M
General questions about what Antivirus can access once installed.

I understand that AV Apps do monitor downloads of apps to determine if there is chance of malware infection etc.

If I'm correct Windows SmartScreen will send Microsoft details of the applications...
Forum: Security 17. Aug 2017, 07:27 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,905
Posted By L.M
@Anupam Thanks again for your insights. I...

@Anupam

Thanks again for your insights. I wont make up my mind anytime soon about using WD nor SS.
As far as O&O goes, I have been using it since I switched over to W10 few month after its...
Forum: Security 16. Aug 2017, 11:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,905
Posted By L.M
Anupam, Hi. I'm using Waterfox and Slimjet. ...

Anupam, Hi.

I'm using Waterfox and Slimjet.
My concern about SS is having it On with WD (If I would go for it). I read that disabling SS when using WD will impact the AV efficacy.

I Also...
Forum: Security 16. Aug 2017, 10:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,905
Posted By L.M
I understand what you are saying. I got no bones...

I understand what you are saying. I got no bones with MS or others AV vendors. Privacy matter to me. Let me put it this way, though I do nothing wrong and don't usually care what "people" hear or see...
Forum: Security 16. Aug 2017, 07:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,905
Posted By L.M
Don't mind me asking: my understanding is...

Don't mind me asking:

my understanding is that by disabling Cloud base protection that will weaken WD efficacy.

Also in regard to Smart Screen (SS) I understand that having that on will allow...
Forum: Security 16. Aug 2017, 12:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,905
Posted By L.M
@Bo Thanks for your comment and suggestions,...

@Bo
Thanks for your comment and suggestions, they make sense.
The reason I am still reluctant to use WD is that I most likely would mess up things by tweaking W10 privacy settings manually,...
Forum: Security 15. Aug 2017, 10:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,905
Posted By L.M
Would using Windows Defender and Smart Screen defeat the purpose of O&O ShutUp 10

As Windows Defender with Smart Screen seems to be getting better and better, I'm wondering if It may soon make sense to use it on Windows 10.

I use O&O ShutUp to block as much W 10 telemetry as...
Forum: Security 16. May 2017, 11:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,993
Posted By L.M
In regard to my original question about MBAE: ...

In regard to my original question about MBAE:
My concern is that now MBAE free only comes in beta version.
The good thing is that for the time being MBAE free only autoupdate to stable beta...
Forum: Security 16. May 2017, 09:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,993
Posted By L.M
PM sent to you.

PM sent to you.
Forum: Security 16. May 2017, 09:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,993
Posted By L.M
Did you manage to get in touch with Dan after you...

Did you manage to get in touch with Dan after you received @kendall.a PM?
If you need assistance feel free to send me a PM.
Forum: Security 16. May 2017, 09:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,993
Posted By L.M
Grown very fond of VS, glad that you people too...

Grown very fond of VS, glad that you people too fund VS to be a very good app.

Yes Dan the developer is a great guy indeed.:cool:
Forum: Security 17. Apr 2017, 05:05 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 995
Posted By L.M
Browsers protection

Is HitmanPro.Alert 2.6.5 free browsers protection worth having?
Just updated to Windows 10 CU and running Windows Defender for a while until my preferred free AV catch up.
I also run Voodooshield...
Forum: System 14. Apr 2017, 08:19 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 13,472
Posted By L.M
Thanks. After applying the above tweak,...

Thanks.
After applying the above tweak, portable is working :D
Forum: System 14. Apr 2017, 05:52 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 13,472
Posted By L.M
@Jojo Yee Glad that you are sorted....

@Jojo Yee

Glad that you are sorted. Unfortunately unchecking "Use hardware acceleration" does not work with Slimjet.
Forum: System 13. Apr 2017, 06:05 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 13,472
Posted By L.M
Slimjet is a great browser IMHO. Looking forward...

Slimjet is a great browser IMHO. Looking forward to reinstall it once the bugs with Windows CU are sorted.
Forum: System 13. Apr 2017, 10:03 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 13,472
Posted By L.M
Had a similar experience with Slimjet. I needed...

Had a similar experience with Slimjet. I needed to reinstall it after a windows refresh. When trying to ad addons it freezes.
So for the time being I have to do without Slimjet.
Forum: System 12. Apr 2017, 11:23 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 13,472
Posted By L.M
Lucky you guys. I had a hell of a time after...

Lucky you guys.
I had a hell of a time after updating via update assistant.
Mainly because Windows defender and relate security center was not working until, after one refresh, hours of errors and...
Forum: Internet, Web Apps and Networking 16. Mar 2017, 06:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,543
Posted By L.M
Yeah, I did read about that somewhere. What...

Yeah, I did read about that somewhere.
What I'll do is wait for a while to see if Cyberfox get a new lease in life. If not I'll ditch FF for WF
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