Tools Package

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The following tools are used by the Help Desk in a package (i.e. read-only thumb drive or optical media) to diagnose and clean machines.

AntiVirus

McAfee Stinger

Stinger is a stand-alone utility used to detect and remove specific viruses.
http://vil.nai.com/vil/Stinger/

McAfee Removal

The McAfee Consumer Product Removal tool removes all 2005, 2006, 2007, and 2008 versions of McAfee consumer products.
http://download.mcafee.com/products/licensed/cust_support_patches/MCPR.exe

Norton Removal

Norton has created an automatic removal program to remove their products.
http://service1.symantec.com/Support/tsgeninfo.nsf/docid/2005033108162039

McAfee SuperDAT

The SuperDAT utility allows you to upgrade your scanning engine and your virus signature (DAT) files.
http://www.mcafee.com/apps/downloads/security-updates/security-updates.aspx

Malware

AdAware

Ad-Aware 2007 Free is available for personal home use only. Commercial use is prohibited.
http://www.lavasoftusa.com/products/ad_aware_free.php

Spybot

Search & Destroy detects and removes spyware, a relatively new kind of threat not yet covered by common anti-virus applications.
http://www.safer-networking.org/en/spybotsd/index.html

FixVundo

http://securityresponse.symantec.com/avcenter/FixVundo.exe

SmitFraudFix

http://siri.geekstogo.com/SmitfraudFix.php

Windows

WhoLockMe

WhoLockMe is an extension for Microsoft Explorer that lists all processes using or "locking" a selected file.
http://www.dr-hoiby.com/WhoLockMe/

Sys Internals

Sysinternals utilities to help you manage, troubleshoot and diagnose your Windows systems and applications.
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/default.aspx

Firefox (Windows)

Browse the Web with less risk from viruses, spyware, and pop-ups. Enjoy improvements to performance, ease of use and privacy.
http://www.getfirefox.com

Windows Vista SP1

Service Pack 1 is an update addresses specific reliability and performance issues, supports new types of hardware, and adds support.
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=b0c7136d-5ebb-413b-89c9-cb3d06d12674&displaylang=en

Windows Defender

Windows Defender is a free program that helps protect your computer against pop-ups, slow performance, and security threats. http://www.microsoft.com/athome/security/spyware/software/default.mspx

Unstoppable Copier

Allows you to copy files from disks with problems such as bad sectors, scratches or other physical damage.
http://www.roadkil.net/program.php?ProgramID=29

Macintosh

Firefox (Mac)

Browse the Web with less risk from viruses, spyware, and pop-ups. Enjoy improvements to performance, ease of use and privacy.
http://www.getfirefox.com

Little Snitch

This is an application-based firewall for the Mac that protects your private data from being sent out.
http://www.obdev.at/products/littlesnitch/index.html