Security Tag Directory

Featured Security Questions

  • Does Avast delete malicious files automatically?

    So I'm just curious from a security perspective. I have the free antivirus version of Avast. When it does a scan of my PC (that I didn't start), does it automatically delete the malicious files it finds? Meaning, I setup scans when I'm not home and I noticed the last time, a couple of my files were...

    ITKE1,067,645 pointsBadges:
  • Recovering administrator password on Windows server 2008

    What can I do to recover my administrator password on a Windows 2008 server? We have extensive backups and lots of local user accounts but the administrator account can not be logged into. We think we have the password correct but it just will not work. I have full access to the server and...

    ITKE1,067,645 pointsBadges:
  • Avast keeps deleting .EXE file

    For security reasons, I use Avast as my antivirus software. I just copied an .EXE file from my work computer to my laptop. But Avast keeps deleting this file on me. There's nothing malicious in the file at all. It's for work. What should I do?

    ITKE1,067,645 pointsBadges:
  • Cannot install Norton antivirus: Unable to access server

    I'm currently trying to install Norton antivirus on my Windows 10 desktop. But every time I try, I get this error message: Unable to access server. Is something blocking it from installing? Thanks so much.

    ITKE1,067,645 pointsBadges:
  • How to set up ACLs

    I have these networks for each VLAN: 172.20.0.4/21 - VLAN1 172.20.10.0/16 - VLAN2 172.20.8.0/23 - VLAN3 I need VLAN 1 and 2 to access the web server but deny VLAN 3, and I need to permit VLAN 1 to access the TFPT server but deny VLAN 2 and 3 How would I do this through ACLs?

    Boomer282820 pointsBadges:
  • How to configure these ACLs

    How do I permit a certain VLAN to have access to a web server and deny others from accessing it?

    Boomer282820 pointsBadges:
  • How to complete MSI installation

    I was installing quick heal total security and when I clicked install a page opened and it was written that another MSI file is installing and I must complete that installation before continuing this one so how do I complete the MSI installation so that I can install quick heal antivirus?

    androidone5 pointsBadges:
  • How to install antivirus software

    How can I install my antivirus software in a particular setup?

    syedaman5 pointsBadges:
  • Run two antivirus software at the same time

    My father always told me not to have two antivirus software on the same machine (working at the same time). And I just started it to notice it more often because Windows Defender always is disabled when it detects my other free software. Why can't both run at the same time? Is there a real reason...

    ITKE1,067,645 pointsBadges:
  • Run antivirus software through command line

    Hi security experts, I have Kaspersky installed on my machine. Now I want to run it through my command line (CMD) and get the results from in the console. Is that possible?

    ITKE1,067,645 pointsBadges:
  • Antivirus works on which layer of network

    For my antivirus, which layer of me network will it work on?

    Nikskor5 pointsBadges:
  • Is my antivirus reading my outgoing emails?

    Over the past few days, I've started to notice that Avast is adding its signature to my outgoing emails. I did some research online and I found one article that says it's intercepting emails to add its signature. But I'm worried that they're reading my emails. Should I be? I use Firefox and Gmail.

    ITKE1,067,645 pointsBadges:
  • Update McAfee antivirus through command line

    I currently use McAfee antivirus Total Protection on my computer. I have to do an update on it but I want to use the command line. Is that possible? What's the best way to do that?

    ITKE1,067,645 pointsBadges:
  • How to change antivirus software

    We have Kaspersky on VMs thin clients. How to change AV software to another one like Bitdefender?

    shahiran15 pointsBadges:
  • Find antivirus running through Windows 7 command line

    Through my Windows 7 command line, can I get the name of the antivirus that's currently running? Tasklist shows everything that's running but I want to see the name. Thank you.

    ITKE1,067,645 pointsBadges:
  • Remove antivirus from Windows 10 computer

    I have a Windows 10 computer and recently installed a new antivirus. It's AVG. But now this is stopped me from playing my computer games. Now, I want to delete it. I went into the Control Panel and deleted it but it's still there (and I can access it). How can I remove it completely?

    ITKE1,067,645 pointsBadges:
  • What antivirus should I buy?

    If I want to buy an antivirus, what should I do? Meaning which one should I buy?

    helenhelen5 pointsBadges:
  • Is it possible to install antivirus in my external hard drive?

    Would it be possible for me to install antivirus on my external hard drive?

    kari7301205105 pointsBadges:
  • Best antivirus program for office environment

    Can I use Quick Heal Internet Security or Quick Heal Total Security in our office? What is a good quality antivirus for a 15 people office environment?

    nik15r75 pointsBadges:
  • What malware remover is out there for me?

    Is there a malware remover for Locky, Cryptowall, and Zepto malware?

    bolanleo35 pointsBadges:

Forgot Password

No problem! Submit your e-mail address below. We'll send you an e-mail containing your password.

Your password has been sent to:

To follow this tag...

There was an error processing your information. Please try again later.

Thanks! We'll email you when relevant content is added and updated.

Following