Latest Changes
Aug 11, 2018
Operating System
  • Windows Edition
    Pro
    Version or Build no.
    Spring Creators Update
    System type
    64-bit operating system; x64-based processor
    Security Updates
    Automatic Updates (recommended)
    User Access Control
    Always Notify
    Network Security (Firewall)
    Windows Defender Firewall
    Device Security
  • Windows Defender SmartScreen (Windows 10)
  • User Account
    Administrator
    Sign-in Accounts
    Malware Testing
    I do not participate in downloading malware samples
    Real-time Web & Malware Protection
    Windows Defender
    Configure Defender v.1.1 (high settings, CPU load reduced a bit)
    SysHardener v.1.5 (recommended settings)
    RTP - Custom security settings
  • Major changes for Increased security
  • Virus and Malware Removal Tools
    Zemana AntiMalware Portable
    Hitman Pro (portable .exe)
    Browsers and Extensions
    Opera (malware protection on, default adblocker off)
    Privacy-focused Apps and Extensions
    uBlock Origin (Easy List+hphosts lists+i don't care about cookies)
    Password Managers
  • None. Important stuff written in a paper
  • Web Search
  • Google SSL
  • System Utilities
    Windows Disk Cleaner
    Data Backup
    OneDrive (real time backups)
    Frequency of Data backups
    Always-on Sync
    System Backup
    Macrium Reflect Free (daily differentials)
    Frequency of System backups
    Regularly

    brod56

    Level 15
    Verified
    UPDATE 2 (11/08/2018):
    - Removed Norton ConnectSafe DNS (discontinued)
    - Switched to uBlock Origin (+hpHosts)
    - Removed Emsisoft Emergency Kit (found HMP+Zemana to be enough and reliable)