Recent changes
Dec 6, 2019
Windows Edition
account
Sign in with local account
Log-in security
    • Account password
    • Windows Hello PIN
Account permissions
Administrator account
Security updates
Automatically allow security and feature updates
Windows UAC
Always notify
Malware samples
No - Malware samples are not purposely downloaded
Real-time Malware protection
  • Kaspersky Internet Security 2020
Firewall protection
Custom - Provided by a third-party security vendor
RTP configuration
  • Check URLs for legitimate apps that can be used by criminals
  • Block camera acess for all aplications
  • Disable animations (for smoother experience)
  • Disable SSL scanning and script injection
  • Disable IM AV (useless in 2019 I guess)
  • Unchecked perform actions automatically
  • No browser extension
Periodic scanners
  • Malwarebytes Free
  • Emsisoft Emergency Kit
VPN and Privacy
  • F-Secure Freedome VPN
  • Windscribe VPN
  • Cloudflare DNS (router level & DoH with FF)
Browser(s) and Add-ons
  • Bitwarden browser extension
  • uBlock Origin (block WebRTC & CSP + CoinBlockerList)
  • Emsisoft Browser Security
  • Bitwarden browser extension
  • uBlock Origin Beta with CNAME uncloaking (block WebRTC & CSP + CoinBlockerList)
  • Emsisoft Browser Security
Maintenance tools
  • PatchMyPC
  • ProcessExplorer
  • AutoRuns
  • CCleaner Portable
  • CPU-Z
  • HWMonitor
  • HWINFO64
  • Bandizip
Photos and Files backup
  • Google Drive
File backup schedule
Changes are automatically sync'd to my cloud storage provider
Backup and rollback
  • Macrium Reflect Free
Backup schedule
Manually managed on a weekly basis
Activity usage
  1. Computer games
  2. Generic web browsing
  3. Streaming audio and video content from the Internet
  4. Downloading files from unfamiliar sites
  5. Working from home
  6. Video and photo editing

Computer hardware
Acer Predator Helios 300 (G3-571-77QK):

  • i7-7700HQ
  • GTX 1060 6GB
  • 16GB DDR4
  • 256GB SSD
  • 1TB HDD