Complete Privacy & Security Podast E043:
Windows Part 1
This week, we offer our privacy & security considerations when setting up a Windows computer, tackle listener questions, and provide a new OSINT resource.
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Basic Operating System Hardening
Update, update, update
Standard User Account – Local Accounts vs. Connected Accounts
Full system clones & restoration
Privacy & Security Settings
O&O ShutUp 10
Spybot Anti-Beacon, etc.
Uninstall undesired programs
Disable default MS sync services
Anti-Virus, Anti-Malware (Win 7 vs Win10)
Malwarebytes, Spybot S&D
Full Disk Encryption Options – BitLocker limitations
I was recently browsing mobile apps and noticed a browser called ALOHA , its a browser and has a “Free” VPN service. Its rated really high. 5 stars- out of 542 reviews. It seems to good to be true. Is it?
On one of your recent podcasts you mentioned that a site you went to could show you your yubikey serial number…. And you said that was kind of creepy. Could that ability be used to track someone on the web if a person leaves their yubikey plugged in? Does this change your opinion on yubikey?
The Complete Privacy and Security Desk Reference
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