Latest Changes
Jan 18, 2019
Operating System
Windows 10
Windows 7 SP1
Windows Edition
Home
Build
1809
System Architecture
64-bit OS
Security Updates
Automatic Updates - All security and feature updates
User Access Control
Default
Firewall
3rd-party Firewall - Network security provided by a trusted vendor
Device Security
Windows Defender SmartScreen (Windows 10)
User Account
Administrator - User has complete control over the device
Recent Security Incidents
No malware or privacy issues
Malware Testing
None - No Malware on host PC or VM
Real-time Web & Malware Protection
Windows Defender - for now(until ZAM 3 is out)
Comodo Firewall w/ HIPS Disabled
Appguard v4 (Lockdown) - minimal configuration
Sandboxie
SMADAV - use pen drive a lot
Custom Settings For Real-Time Protection
Custom - Minor changes for Increased Security
Custom Settings For Real-Time Protection Details
Comodo firewall - CS setting, once everything is set ticked trusted application/installers
Appguard - few modification as per needed basis
Syshardener
Virus and Malware Removal Tools
Zemana Anti-malware
Browsers and Extensions
Chrome:
  • Privacy Setting
  • Canvas Blocker
  • Kaspersky Password Manager
Web Privacy
  • Adguard ext.
  • Emsisoft Browser Security
Password Management
Kaspersky Password Manager
Default Web Search
Google, SearX
System Utilities
- Diskeeper
- Uninstall Tool
- Cacheman
- HardDisk Sentinel
- Ashampoo WinOptmizer 16
- Privazer
Data Backup
OneDrive, Macrium Home
Frequency of Data backups
Daily
System Backup
Macrium
Frequency of System backups
Regularly
Computer Activity
Browsing web and email
Download files from different sources
Office and work related tasks
Computer Specifications
HP Laptop
Intel Core i3-6006U
AMD Radeon(TM) R5 M430
4GB DDR4
500GB HDD
Staff Notes

This setup configuration is not recommended for most users.
We don't recommend that you copy this setup for your system unless you understand the security implications. We cannot not be held responsible for problems that may occur to your device by using this security setup.

harlan4096

Moderator
Staff member
Malware Hunter
Verified
I think there is overkill...

With CFW + Cs' settings, no need others... also AppGuard + HitMan.Pro? :unsure::emoji_thinking:

Stay only with:

* CFW + Cs: with this You don't need Sandboxie...

* AppGuard well tweaked.

I'm sure a different layout suggestion will come from others users...