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  • Squid Proxy Hangout after putting 50 MB acl size

    I have CentOS 7 with squid proxy installed & When I put 50 MB (blocklist) ACL file & make the rule to block sites then my CentOS 7 is hang it is totally stopped please help. Physical machine configuration RAM :- 8 GB processor :- Intel xeon CPU E31245 @ 3.30 GHz

    ravindrabhirud15 pointsBadges:
  • Importance of Access Control list in router and Windows Server 2012

    What is the importance of Access Control List (ACL)? Explain how ACL is being implemented in router and Windows Server 2012

    BronsonSambakuto454crew5 pointsBadges:
  • Should I run Windows Defender and Malwarebytes together?

    So I just upgraded to Windows 10. Obviously Windows 10 is installed with it but I also have Malwarebytes too. Should I run both together? Or should I just go ahead and delete one of the anti-viruses? Thank you very much.

    ITKE1,101,775 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...

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  • Is there antivirus software that does not run in the background?

    I think I already know the answer to this question but I wanted to ask anyways. Does anyone know if there's an antivirus that doesn't run in the background? I tried a few of them already but they all run in the background. Basically, when I need to run a scan, I'll open it. Other in that state I...

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  • Using ACL to block traffic from internal LAN

    What is an ACL and how can I use one to block traffic from our internal LAN to a remote subnet?

    TeachMeIT975 pointsBadges:
  • Exempt specific folder in McAfee

    So I recently switched antivirus providers from Kaspersky to McAfee. When I was using Kaspersky, I was able to make an exception for specific folders. I believe it was called the "Excepted Zone" setting. But in McAfee, it looks like I can only make exceptions on a file-to-file basis. Meaning that I...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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?

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  • 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.

    ITKE1,101,775 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 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?

    ITKE1,101,775 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.

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  • 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?

    ITKE1,101,775 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:

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