Main targets of Smokey’s Security Forums are providing Support, Help, Advice and Education to the user, this all in the best possible way.
Board’s main territory is Security, however not limited to: Smokey’s is also provided with dedicated General Computer Forums: Hardware, Software, OS’s, Browsers, Tools & Related Topics.
To offer best posssible/up-to-date services to the user, Smokey’s is in a continuous process of evaluation and development. Standstill is equal to deterioration, such can and will damage user’s interests. The board’s aim is NOT to have a huge member amount, more important is to deliver DEDICATED QUALITY instead of uneducated bulk. Quality regarding board’s content, same is valid for staff.
Recent example of board development was the migration to new board software. This was a necessary move, to assure and maintain board’s high aims and standards. With the new board software, Smokey’s is equipped and armed for the future. New services are possible, and existing services can be improved. Remember, again, standstill is equal to deterioration….
Smokey’s is taking full advantage of the new board software. Existing services are improved, and new ones are introduced:
The Advanced Microsoft Security Info Center
This Center provide the user with up-to-date Microsoft Security Bulletins, Advisories, Out of Band Bulletins and Security Research & Defense straight from the source: Microsoft Corporation.
The Center is devided in following sections:
All sections are updated with a frequency between 30 and 60 minutes, in this way the user is always up-to-date informed.
HijackThis & OTListIt2 Log Analysis and Malware Removal
The well-known section provide HijackThis & OTL (formerly OTListIt2) Log Analysis and Malware Removal Services (English language) and Hilfe bei Problemen mit Viren, Trojanern, Würmern, Spyware, Adware, Ransomware, Popups und sonstigen Schädlingen (German – Deutsch language) to members of the board, these services are (of course) only provided by full trained/qualified staff. Regrettably the internet is overcrowded with people that offer these services without decent training, these amateurs are damaging user’s interest notably.
Update 2010-14-03: Guests allowed to post on Smokey’s for Log Analysis and Malware Removal help
General Security & Anti-Malware Signatures Updates
This update section is continuous updated by dedicated staff, it belong to the best and most up-to-date on internet.
Current Security News
A comprehensive survey of current security news and background information, offered by acknowledged/reliable sources. Hourly update frequency.
Not directly related to security, however a valuable source of information regarding Web 2.0 and related issues: applications, products, technologies, trends, development. And more.
Board Mangement and Staff hope you will appreciate board’s previous and current services.
Remember, all our services are for free.
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Welcome to Smokey’s Security Weblog!
Let’s introduce myself: my (nick)name is Smokey aka Smokey Bear.
Like my board Smokey’s Security Forums, this blog is mainly devoted to Security and all related issues. However, other issues like e.g. major occurances on my forum and social topics will be blogged too.
My board offer free security and malware related Support, Help, Advice and Education forums, however is not limited to such issues. Smokey’s have also forums with comprehensive Microsoft Windows related issues like Microsoft and Windows OS Based Products News, MS Download Center, MSDN Developer Information, software reviews, browser and tools forums, Webware, Social Networks info, Hardware- and Gadgets forums and last but not least a dedicated Windows Drivers, Linux Drivers, Firmware and BIOS Survey & Updates section containing (recently) released Drivers, Firmware and BIOSses, Windows 7 releases included. Note: most info on Smokey’s is real-time and therefore always up-to-date.
As extra service we have a OTL (formerly OTListIt2) Log Analyzing and Malware Removal/Cleaning Help Forum, full qualified OTL Log Analysers/Malware Hunters will be pleased to help you for free to clean your malware infected PC.
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