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Forum: System Security 03 Jun 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 718
Posted By mdd1963
Teamviewer breach??

Many folks on other forums reporting their systems compromised via access with Teamviewer...

Many claim were using good passwords, implying a possible breach of TV account user password...
Forum: System Security 28 May 2016
Replies: 7
Views: 1,260
Posted By mdd1963
Have a look with SysInternal's Process...

Have a look with SysInternal's Process Explorer....
Forum: System Security 09 May 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 2,496
Posted By mdd1963
I used 360 Total Security for both Win7 and...

I used 360 Total Security for both Win7 and Win10, issue free for about 18 months.......

(Comes with several useful tools, such as modifying your startup apps, cleaning utility, firewall...
Forum: System Security 09 May 2016
Replies: 20
Views: 1,957
Posted By mdd1963
Wasting time; either nuke and pave (recommended),...

Wasting time; either nuke and pave (recommended), or, pay (not recommended)

No AV will unencrypt them for you....
Forum: System Security 09 May 2016
Replies: 34
Views: 3,218
Posted By mdd1963
SPyhunter? LOL!

SPyhunter? LOL!
Forum: System Security 03 May 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 1,079
Posted By mdd1963
Tell them you have a Mac, but it is running Linux...

Tell them you have a Mac, but it is running Linux within a virtual machine!
Forum: System Security 26 Apr 2016
Replies: 32
Views: 5,839
Posted By mdd1963
You can also try WIndows Defender offline...

You can also try WIndows Defender offline bootCD......
Forum: System Security 26 Apr 2016
Replies: 7
Views: 1,234
Posted By mdd1963
Anyone try freefixer? Great tool, shows all...

Anyone try freefixer?

Great tool, shows all processes, registry startups, processes, etc., but whitelists/skips several known critical processes, gives you the option for which ones you wish to...
Forum: System Security 26 Apr 2016
Replies: 17
Views: 6,853
Posted By mdd1963
Where is it getting stuck at? Prescan, rootkit...

Where is it getting stuck at? Prescan, rootkit check, scan memory, scan startup files, scan registry,scan file system, heuristic?
Forum: System Security 19 Nov 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 1,370
Posted By mdd1963
try a free malwarebytes antimalware install and...

try a free malwarebytes antimalware install and scan.....; i've seen this good 2nd opinion scanner occasionally find 3500+ issues with some folks' computers, even those with a repuatble AV...

I'd...
Forum: System Security 22 Oct 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 695
Posted By mdd1963
It appears it simply installed another Windows...

It appears it simply installed another Windows installation....


Most HP's come with a recovery partition? You should be able to do a factory restore.....
Forum: System Security 22 Oct 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 601
Posted By mdd1963
go to bleepingcomputer.com find...

go to bleepingcomputer.com

find JunkwareRemoval Tool, and run it

then AdwCleaner, and run it too

then go to malwarebytes.com

and dl/run MB AntiMalware
Forum: System Security 16 Oct 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 1,325
Posted By mdd1963
You can password protect the BIOS, and, disable...

You can password protect the BIOS, and, disable the USB ports within the BIOS. Anyone has something they want to introduce, have thenm bring it to whichever employee is supervising the café at the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Oct 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 3,484
Posted By mdd1963
There is a LOT more to it than just 'i5 will drop...

There is a LOT more to it than just 'i5 will drop in where an i7' used to be....

(Other posters already alluded to variety of sockets; heck, even have to worry about socket 2011V2 and 2011v3....)
Forum: General Discussion 13 Oct 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 1,217
Posted By mdd1963
Since I played Quake 3 on a K6-3/450, a P2/450...

Since I played Quake 3 on a K6-3/450, a P2/450 would definitely play it without issue....

(I never tried Quake/Q2 on Win2000, but, Q3 for sure will play....
Forum: System Security 13 Oct 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 695
Posted By mdd1963
Was the drive encrypted before the 'basically...

Was the drive encrypted before the 'basically reinstalled Windows' procedure?
Forum: System Security 11 Oct 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 1,151
Posted By mdd1963
and another: [No discussions of hacking...

and another:

[No discussions of hacking someones system, network, password, etc.]
Forum: System Security 11 Oct 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 1,151
Posted By mdd1963
There are 50 methods for resetting password for...

There are 50 methods for resetting password for admin or any other account on Win7 on youtube.....; as long as the drive is not encrypted.

here is one of them:
[No discussions of hacking...
Forum: System Security 09 Oct 2015
Replies: 20
Views: 4,388
Posted By mdd1963
Someone looking for 'free stuff', I'd start with...

Someone looking for 'free stuff', I'd start with Qihoo 360TS; I've used it for the better part of 9 months, and I am impressed!

360 Total Security | Download Free Antivirus for PC...
Forum: Installation & Setup 09 Oct 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 1,322
Posted By mdd1963
Have you tried now booting it in their computer?...

Have you tried now booting it in their computer? (not sure if you were trying it now on theirs or attempting to boot your comp with their drive, which will not work due to different MB, drivers,...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Oct 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 2,261
Posted By mdd1963
Might also set your recycle bin properties to...

Might also set your recycle bin properties to much less than the typical +45GB reserved from a 500 GB drive; 2 gb is plenty for recycling, especially if on a 200-240 GB SSD...
Forum: System Security 09 Oct 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 585
Posted By mdd1963
Hard to go wrong with both a quick HitmanPro and...

Hard to go wrong with both a quick HitmanPro and MBAM scan, when in any doubt....
Forum: Graphic Cards 09 Oct 2015
Replies: 67
Views: 5,554
Posted By mdd1963
Twice the memory won't mean much unless you are...

Twice the memory won't mean much unless you are playing at 4k...

I'd opt for the least expensive 980 you can find....find one with a rebate, donate blood or plasma :)
Forum: Backup and Restore 08 Oct 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 1,736
Posted By mdd1963
Glary Utilities has both a 'file shredder', and,...

Glary Utilities has both a 'file shredder', and, a free space wiper; each will obliterate all chances of recovering anything with any any forensic/data recovery programs....

Any file can be right...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 08 Oct 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 2,256
Posted By mdd1963
get process explorer from sysinternals..... ...

get process explorer from sysinternals.....

it has options for showing virus total hashes, and, valid company signatures for all processes/programs running...

(mmc.exe MIGHT be legit, but,...
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