Sysinternals updates Autoruns, Process Explorer, Process Monitor, more
February 18, 2017 – 09:33 | No Comment
Sysinternals updates Autoruns, Process Explorer, Process Monitor, more

Following yesterday’s Sysmon 6 release, Microsoft Sysinternals has announced new releases of Autoruns, Process Explorer, Process Monitor, AccessChk, LiveKD and BgInfo.
Autoruns now lists print monitors, the DLLs responsible for sending data from the Windows print …

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.

NirSoft releases LoadedDLLsView 1.0
February 6, 2017 – 17:42 | No Comment
NirSoft releases LoadedDLLsView 1.0

Freeware machine NirSoft has unveiled its latest system tool, LoadedDLLsView (32-bit version).
If you don’t know what the program does from the name then you’re not in the target audience, but essentially it scans all the …

Analyze active network connections with Process Network Monitor
January 24, 2017 – 13:46 | No Comment
Analyze active network connections with Process Network Monitor

Process Network Monitor is a free tool which highlights the network activity of the processes running on your PC.
The program opens with a table telling you more about any running process which has a network …

Task Manager Deluxe is a powerful process monitor
January 4, 2017 – 18:09 | No Comment
Task Manager Deluxe is a powerful process monitor

MiTeC has released an updated edition of its freeware Task Manager DeLuxe with new disk and I/O charts, extra CPU stats and a memory map.
Sounds good, but does the program really have the power to …

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 …

Sysinternals ships Sysmon 5.0, Process Explorer 16.20
November 19, 2016 – 12:33 | Comments Off on Sysinternals ships Sysmon 5.0, Process Explorer 16.20
Sysinternals ships Sysmon 5.0, Process Explorer 16.20

Microsoft Sysinternals has released updates for some of its best tools, including Sysmon 5.0 and Process Explorer 16.20.
Sysmon gets a major update, with new support for recording file creations, Registry create and delete options, value …

Run multiple processes simultaneously with MParallel
November 8, 2016 – 10:44 | Comments Off on Run multiple processes simultaneously with MParallel
Run multiple processes simultaneously with MParallel

Multi-core CPUs have been around for a very long time, but unfortunately most software is still single-threaded and has no idea how to utilise all that power.
MParallel is an open-source tool which offers one simple …

Explore malicious executables with Adlice PEViewer
November 2, 2016 – 09:00 | Comments Off on Explore malicious executables with Adlice PEViewer
Explore malicious executables with Adlice PEViewer

Adlice PEViewer – aka RogueKillerPE – is a free tool for analysing and exploring Windows executables.
The results can help you troubleshoot programs, find out more about what they’re doing, and perhaps identify malware that your …

Boost speeds on busy PCs with Project Mercury
September 19, 2016 – 06:26 | Comments Off on Boost speeds on busy PCs with Project Mercury
Boost speeds on busy PCs with Project Mercury

Modern CPUs are powerful devices which can run most applications without difficulty, but run enough processes at the same time and your performance will soon fall away.
Project Mercury (64-bit version) is a freeware tool which …

PC Hunter: not just another task manager
July 17, 2016 – 05:49 | Comments Off on PC Hunter: not just another task manager
PC Hunter: not just another task manager

PC Hunter is an expert-level Windows tool with an array of advanced features: it’s a task manager, a Registry editor, a rootkit hunter, a file explorer, and more.
The program isn’t updated very often, but …