Sysinternals unveils Sysmon 6.0
February 17, 2017 – 08:29 | No Comment
Sysinternals unveils Sysmon 6.0

Microsoft Sysinternals has shipped Sysmon 6.0, a powerful system monitor for Windows.
The new release can log processes which are accessing other processes, a simple way to detect automated Mimikatz-like credential dumping.

View, hash, split, join and wipe files with PeaUtils
February 14, 2017 – 11:35 | No Comment
View, hash, split, join and wipe files with PeaUtils

PeaUtils is a simple suite of file processing tools from Giorgio Tani, the developer of PeaZip.
The program can create hashes, process checksums, analyze and report on files, split and join files, display files in a …

DupeKill is a speedy duplicate file finder
December 28, 2016 – 06:47 | No Comment
DupeKill is a speedy duplicate file finder

DupeKill is a simple and fast duplicate file finder for Windows.
The program manages to make NirSoft apps look bloated, thanks to a tiny 62.3KB download which unpacks to a single executable.

Monitor file and Registry activity with MultiMon 3.0
December 12, 2016 – 13:40 | Comments Off on Monitor file and Registry activity with MultiMon 3.0
Monitor file and Registry activity with MultiMon 3.0

Resplendence Software has released MultiMon 3.0, the latest edition of its Process Monitor-like troubleshooting tool.
The program displays real-time reports on a host of system activities, including file system actions, Registry reads/ writes, application launches, thread …

Identify mystery file types with TrID-Net
December 2, 2016 – 11:51 | Comments Off on Identify mystery file types with TrID-Net
Identify mystery file types with TrID-Net

Identifying a file type is often very easy. A glance at the icon gives you a general idea – VLC Media Player tells you it’s a media file, for instance – and the extension tells …

Batch identify file formats with DROID
November 18, 2016 – 17:11 | Comments Off on Batch identify file formats with DROID
Batch identify file formats with DROID

DROID (Digital Record and Object Identification) is an open-source Java-based tool for the batch identification of file formats.
Point the program at a folder tree, it’ll scan the contents and any subfolders and display a detailed …

AllDup 4.0 finds visually similar images
October 31, 2016 – 07:12 | Comments Off on AllDup 4.0 finds visually similar images
AllDup 4.0 finds visually similar images

Freeware duplicate file finder AllDup has hit version 4.0 with some major additions and updates.
The program can now detect visually similar pictures in the image formats BMP, JPG, GIF, PNG and TIF, even if they’ve …

SoftPerfect File Access Monitor now freeware
October 27, 2016 – 09:37 | Comments Off on SoftPerfect File Access Monitor now freeware
SoftPerfect File Access Monitor now freeware

The comprehensive hard drive activity tracker SoftPerfect File Access Monitor is now freeware.
The program enables logging and filtering all the file system activity on a PC, including file creations, reads, writes and deletions.

Directory Opus 12 out now
September 6, 2016 – 08:30 | Comments Off on Directory Opus 12 out now
Directory Opus 12 out now

Powerhouse Explorer replacement Directory Opus 12 has shipped with a long list of major new features.
The revamped Rename dialog now includes a macro recorder for quick and easy batch file renaming.

View and search huge log files with glogg
August 31, 2016 – 05:30 | Comments Off on View and search huge log files with glogg
View and search huge log files with glogg

Glogg is an open-source tool for viewing and searching even the largest and most complex log files.
The program opens files very quickly, because it reads data directly from disk and doesn’t try to load it …

Two ways to batch-correct file Created and Modified times
August 6, 2016 – 06:05 | Comments Off on Two ways to batch-correct file Created and Modified times
Two ways to batch-correct file Created and Modified times

It’s often useful to know when a file was created or modified, but as it’s copied, moved, processed, maybe imported from one PC to another, there’s a chance this vital information may be lost.
Even worse, …