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Windows 7: What security setup do you have?

05 Dec 2009   #151

Windows 7 Pro & Vista Home Premium

PC Tools Spyware Doctor with Anti-virus and Threatfire,PC Tools Registry mechanic and PC Tools Firewall Plus

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05 Dec 2009   #152

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit

UAC Off (Don't need it and find it super annoying)
Avast Beta 5
Prevx Paid
Windows Firewall
Malwarebytes for On Demand scans once a week

Everything running smooth and protected.
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05 Dec 2009   #153


NOD32 4.0 x64
WinPatrol Free
Spyware Blaster
Windows Firewall
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05 Dec 2009   #154
Joan Archer

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 32 bit/Windows 10 64bit

Well since getting Windows 7 I'm just using the inbuilt firewall with Microsoft Security Essentials, UAC on and IE8 with protected mode on, also a good tight router.
I have just downloaded Malwarebytes but haven't yet installed it or my paid for SuperAntiSpyware, plus I always used to use SpywareBlaster but have heard it's not necessary now.

Oh and I mustn't forget an important one, Safe Hex
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05 Dec 2009   #155

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 (Full)

just a little update, i installed ThreatFire, its very small, very passive and not very annoying so i may keep it installed at least for a bit.
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05 Dec 2009   #156

Windows 7 Ultimate x86 SP1

On Windows 7 (32-bit):

McAfee Security Suite
DefenceWall Personal Firewall v 3
MalwareBytes Anti-Malware (on demand)
UAC on
DEP on
Behind Router Firewall

On Vista (64-bit):
McAfee Security Suite
MalwareBytes Anti-Malware (real-time protection)
UAC on
DEP on
Behind Router Firewall
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05 Dec 2009   #157

Windows 7 Professional (x64)

Comodo (Firewall only) + Avast Home Edition.
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05 Dec 2009   #158


On windows 7 (64 bit):

DEP on for everything
Windows Firewall

On windows XP (32 bit) which i run in Virtualbox:


And the router firewall for both as well.
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05 Dec 2009   #159

Windows 7 Home Premium RTM 64-bit

My current setup is....

-Windows 7 HP 64-bit with DEP and UAC(default) turned on
-Linksys router provides hardware firewall protection
-PC Tools Firewall Plus provides software firewall protection
-Avast! 4.8 provides realtime protection for my whole computer
-Windows Defender,Malwarebytes 1.42,and SuperAntiSpyware provide on-demand scanning
-Spybot S&D 1.62 and Spyware Blaster 4.2 provide protection for my browsers(IE 8 and Fx 3.5.5)
-MVPS HOSTS and Winpatrol 17.0.2010.0 provide protection to my HOSTS file and registry
-Secunia PSI,Filehippo Update Checker,and Cleansofts Update Notifier keeps all my programs up to date(most of them anyway...)
-Threatfire 4.7.0 and Peerblock 1.0 added

All programs that have a scanner i run about once a week(+/- 1-2 days) to check for trojans,worms,malware,etc..
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05 Dec 2009   #160

Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit)

I just read most of the messages here and you and I seem to be the only ones using McAfee Suite. I have tried most of the most popular ones but seems to me that McAfee is lighter and protects me 100% and I have been using it for about a year.
I also leave my UAC ON but no router here.
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