BleachBit is a powerful application designed to thoroughly clean your computer and remove unnecessary files, in order to free up space and delete privacy-related data. It is particularly useful when you are sharing your computer with other people, since anyone can be curious enough to look up your personal information. So, you can delete backup, .DS_Store, Thumbs.db and temporary files, along with system items, such as the Clipboard content, logs, memory dump, MUI cache, Prefetch, Recycle Bin, and temporary files.
Wise Folder Hider Portable protects your private and important data from others' eyes. This application is designed as a free USB drive/ file/ folder hiding tool. User can use it free to hide sensitive or important files and folders on local partitions or removable devices. The data can't be accessed by other programs or other operating systems such as DOS. The only way to access or unhide these data is to enter the valid password.
Windows 10 is known as a telemetry hog for a reason. Telemetry data helps Windows get to know you and your habits better and allows Microsoft to adapt both comfort features and ads to your preferences–unless you put a stop to it! Other programs from Google or search engines like Bing track your every move and collect massive amounts of data for the creation of complex user profiles. Ashampoo® AntiSpy Portable prevents the sending of telemetry data in over 100 places with just one click!
Whether you are considering selling, donating or throwing away your hard disk, one of the things that you need to account for is to completely delete the personal files you stored. Clean Disk Security Portable is a simple and straightforward tool designed to help you erase all data from your disks, making them impossible to recover.
Privacy Reviver Portable will scan your PC and identify any personal information or activities that are at the risk of being exposed to hackers and scammers. Privacy Reviver can safely remove all these traces and keep your information private and secured in minutes. Privacy Reviver will scan your computer for potential privacy issues and help fix them before they cause any harm.
Signal Portable is a secure and open-source messaging with a strong inclination towards privacy protection enforced by one of, if not the best encryption algorithms out there called Signal Protocol. Nowadays, there are a couple of good options when it comes to highly secure messaging apps, but probably none more popular than Signal Portable.
The TCP/IP protocol determines how your computer communicates within the network so managing TCP/IP settings in Windows requires basic networking knowledge, at least. You can change the IP address of your computer manually and deal with all the configuration yourself if you are a more advanced user but you can also use the DHCP to automatically assign IP addresses to all the computers in your network. If you are familiar with all of the above, then you will be happy to use an application such as IP Changer Portable.
Identity Theft Preventer Portable searches your device to find where your privacy may be vulnerable. It scans through your computer for your webmail credentials, bank account details, health provider records, social networks profiles and more, to identify potential concerns that you should address. The most recent edition of the product can even block hacking attempts against your webcams and microphones.
If you are selling or donating your old hard drives and want to make sure that nobody can recover any private data from them, you might want to look after a file shredder before handing them to their new owners. File shredders mash up a drive's contents before erasing them, making the recovery process way harder, or even impossible. Active@ ZDelete is a compact shredder that sports a good number of erasing methods, and it might be worth checking it out.