Advanced Plus Security mkoundo laptop security config 2022

Last updated
Jan 1, 2022
About
Personal, primary device
Additional PC users
Not shared with other users
Desktop OS
Windows 10
OS edition
Home
Login security
    • Password-less (PIN, Biometric, Face)
    • Password (Aa-Zz, 0-9, Symbols)
Primary sign-in
Local account
Primary user
Standard user - Limited permissions
Security updates
Manual - check for updates, but do not auto-install
Windows UAC
Maximum - always notify
Network firewall
Third-party router
Real-time protection
Emsisoft Anti-Malware Home
Hard_Configurator
Software firewall
Microsoft Defender Firewall
Custom RTP, Firewall and OS settings
Emsisoft: Default Settings
Hard_Configurator: Basic Recommended & Recommended Firewall Rules
Malware testing
No malware samples
Periodic security scanners
Norton Power Eraser
Hitman Pro Free
Secure DNS
Cloudflare 1.1.1.1
VPN
Mullvad Wireguard (on demand)
Password manager
Bitwarden (Browser Extension)
Browsers, Search and Addons
Microsoft Edge: Ublock Origin, Bitwarden
Maintenance and Cleaning
Windows 10 Maintenance Tools
GNU Privacy Guard
Autoruns
Personal Files & Photos backup
Syncback Free
Macrium Reflect Home with Image Guardian
Personal backup routine
Manual (maintained by self)
Device recovery & backup
Macrium Reflect Home with Image Guardian
Device backup routine
Manual (maintained by self)
PC activity
  1. Working from home. 
  2. Browsing the web. 
  3. Browsing to unknown sites. 
  4. Emails. 
  5. Shopping. 
  6. Banking. 
  7. Downloading software. 
  8. Multimedia. 
  9. Streaming. 
  10. App developer. 
Computer specs
Dell XPS13 9380
i5-8265U
UHD Graphics 620
8GB DDR3
512GB Samsung 970 Pro
Personal changelog
07/01/2022 - Replaced Malwarebytes with KVRT
26/02/2022 - Replaced KVRT with NPE
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