John Chapman's APCU_DECEMB '03 CD

Get Johnís presentation itself SELFDEF_XP.PDF (about 6MB)

Here are Johnís descriptions of the tools in his kit start after presentation

Some tools described there (e.g., SpyBot, SISoft Sandra, TaskInfo) are not included on the CD.

Directory

Content

AIDA32_385

Quote: "AIDA32 is a professional system information, diagnostics and benchmarking program running on Win32 platforms. It extracts details of all components of the PC."

CURSOR_XP

XP cursors, themes, and docs

MS_REGCLEAN

M$ís RegClean 4.1

NEWGIBSONFREEWARE

Useful stuff from Steve Gibsonís site (grc.com), including LeakTest, UnPNP. Includes docs on port numbers.

PSERV

Quote: "pserv allows you to control all services

and devices, and allows you to connect to remote machines"

REGHACKS

LOTS of registry hacks and docs from many sources

SCRSAVERS

Screen savers(!)

STARTED404

StartEd shows you what started, from where, and who did it. You can modify and back up the Startup configuration. It detects over 100 Trojan horses.

TWEAKUI_XP

M$ís TweakUI for Win XP

WNTIPCFG

 

XP_ANTISPY

Provides a GUI way to turn off info collecting and disseminating code.

XP_DOCS

Tips, hacks, etc.

XTEQ_XSETUP_63

A super-tweaker.