ExploitShield Browser Edition

Average User Rating:
3.6
out of 11 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    0.7 beta
  • Total Downloads:
    8,965
  • Date Added:
    Sep. 28, 2012
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    1.91MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    1
  • Platform:
    Windows

Editors' Note: Beta or prerelease software is not intended for inexperienced users, as the software may contain bugs or potentially damage your system. We strongly recommend that users exercise caution and save all mission-critical data before installing and/or using this software.

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5 stars

"Great product."

December 11, 2012  |  By TheAl12345

 |  Version: ExploitShield Browser Edition 0.7 beta

Pros

This product has lived up to its name. It blocks known and unknown exploits. It is a simple set and forget product.

Cons

Currently, it has a few false positives and a crash happening in Firefox browsers.

Summary

Remember, this product is still in early beta stage. I have used this product since it first came out and haven't disliked it yet. Please, if you guys can kindly go to there site and signed up at the forums and help out. You can test this product out on there with exploit kits and report issues. We are looking for testers for this product. I am signed up there and I am willing to help you guys out, too. I know a lot of this product, already. Here is the link if you want to join us. http://www.zerovulnerabilitylabs.com/home/

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4 stars

"Sitting doing nothing - that's a good thing"

October 12, 2012  |  By JEfromCanada

 |  Version: ExploitShield Browser Edition 0.7 beta

Pros

It's very unobtrusive. It just sits there, until something happens.

Cons

Not a con actually... but it would be useful if this app had a "self-test" capability that showed the user how it would react to an attempted exploit.

Summary

When I installed this app, it minimized itself to a "Z" on my status bar, where it has sat ever since. Double-clicking the icon shows me that no intrusions have taken place. It's quiet, has no "configuration" requirements, and hopefully is doing its job. Until an exploit tries to attack my machine, there's not much else I can say about this app.

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4 stars

"Seems to be doing the job as advertised."

October 11, 2012  |  By deluca69

 |  Version: ExploitShield Browser Edition 0.7 beta

Pros

Have not been using long enough to be truly critical of the app. Satisfied so far.

Cons

The one bug I have found is when clicking a link , especially in my email, it will open Internet Explorer but will only have a blank page. Must right click and tell it to open link in browser, orr double click the link which sometimes still does not work.

Summary

Satisfied so far, but need more experience with the app.

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4 stars

"Early days but no worries yet."

October 11, 2012  |  By 50Sparks

 |  Version: ExploitShield Browser Edition 0.7 beta

Pros

I am getting less interruption in my browswer activity, so that's good.

Cons

I don't like that it completely shuts down my computer at midnight as start up is now slower than usual. Maybe I just need to adjust my settings...

Summary

Having this program makes me feel more secure, but frankly as I get no alerts about it's activity, I let it run and just forget it.

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1 stars

"Didn't Do Anything For Me"

October 08, 2012  |  By GorkyHydePark

 |  Version: ExploitShield Browser Edition 0.7 beta

Pros

Free - So Try It For Yourself

Cons

Lots Of Things Got Pass This Program .

Summary

I Didn't Like It & Uninstalled It. I Didn't Find It Affective .

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4 stars

"seams good"

October 06, 2012  |  By booda666

 |  Version: ExploitShield Browser Edition 0.7 beta

Pros

low on memory

Cons

interface GUI is abit boring but it is still a beta

Summary

Seams okay but i don`t go on random web sites and i use adblock so up to now it has not found or stop any exploits lol.. Not sure if this software is working or not or if my internet browsing habits are just safer then most ppl.

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5 stars

"So far, So good!"

October 05, 2012  |  By atunis58041

 |  Version: ExploitShield Browser Edition 0.7 beta

Pros

Very simple to install, just install it & forget it! Difficult to judge how well it works, but will give it a 5-star now.

Cons

None as of yet, but has only been installed for a few weeks, if that.

Summary

One more way to protect your computer. Easy install & light on resources.It's effectiveness will be determined after some time has past and users report their experience. So, no problems.

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5 stars

"Simple, Efficient, a"

October 04, 2012  |  By Ludichris1

 |  Version: ExploitShield Browser Edition 0.7 beta

Pros

Runs in background as a tray icon. It helps to block a lot of possible malware in a variety of applications too. I've always wondered if my virus-protection program was enough but this seems to finish the deal. It's easy to open and easy to manage everything in it.
It protects all the Browser stuff like Firefox, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer (great for those who haven't updated IE yet..), Opera, Java, and any components featured in the browser like when one opens a PDF, views a Flash, etc..

Note: Applications with a 'lock' on them are shielded. Since this is the browser edition, the other software, such as Adobe Reader and Microsoft Office are not because they have an opened lock on them (General tab says only 6 applications are shielded, and there are 6 applications with a lock symbol).

Shielded applications include: Firefox, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Opera, Java, and WebBrowser Components (PDF, FLASH, JAVA ...).

Cons

None of this writing.

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5 stars

"Neat, simple application."

October 03, 2012  |  By tom4hawk

 |  Version: ExploitShield Browser Edition 0.7 beta

Pros

Installs and runs just fine. Right click on the tray icon to open up a simple window that shows what is being protected and how many attempted intrusions have been stopped.
I haven't come under attack, so I cannot review the program's efficacy, but it runs stably in the background using minimal resources- 0% CPU and 10.5MB of RAM.

Cons

None to speak of.

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1 stars

"downloaded twice"

October 03, 2012  |  By rickdempsey

 |  Version: ExploitShield Browser Edition 0.7 beta

Pros

went smooth

Cons

would not open

Summary

how do I know this program really works if it won't open

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher ZeroVulnerabilityLabs
Publisher web site http://www.zerovulnerabilitylabs.com
Release Date September 27, 2012
Date Added September 28, 2012
Version 0.7 beta
Category
Category Security Software
Subcategory Internet Security Software Suites
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 1.91MB
File Name ExploitShield-Setup.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 8,965
Downloads Last Week 1
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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