OSsurance Desktop

OSsurance Desktop

Average User Rating:
3.9
out of 7 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    4.0
  • Total Downloads:
    2,104
  • Date Added:
    May 16, 2005
  • File Size:
    3.19MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    1
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows NT/2000/XP

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1 stars

"? MYSTERY PROGRAM ????????????"

October 28, 2006  |  By VisionMaster

 |  Version: OSsurance Desktop 4.0

Pros

It sounds like a wonderful product. But how well it works is just a mystery.

Cons

After installing this program, your asked to restart the computer, which I did. But the computer wouldnt really strat up. After several tries, I managed to get the computer up, but it was extremely sluggish and impossbile to work with. The only program that I had installed before this problem, was OSsurance. I immediately uninstalled and rebooted. PRESTO! My computer worked just fine. If certain programs need special configurations, then CNET should be kind enough to fill us in on the specs required in their summary of the program. If you want to try out this program, try it on a test machine first. I cant give a better evaluation untill they invent a pentium 20 at least, thats what it'll take to run this program!

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5 stars

"Now even my Firefox is secure. Right on."

June 20, 2005  |  By knit1

 |  Version: OSsurance Desktop 4.0

Pros

I have never used protection until this year. The adware and spyware was driving me nuts and slowing me down. Once I got it cleaned off I wanted to keep clean. OSsurance is great because it's stopping stealthy programs from running or installing and telling me when it happens. I thought an antivirus was the only way to protect, but now I realize it's not protection at all. It's nice knowing OSsurance will block damage and I won't have to recover from it at my expense.

Cons

The windows are a bit small.

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5 stars

"I am very happy with OSsurance, I feel safe connecting to the Internet."

June 14, 2005  |  By eCritik

 |  Version: OSsurance Desktop 4.0

Pros

- One package covering all malicious attacks.

- No worry about updates

- It provides security without complexity

It simplifies my life in computer protection.

Cons

- Some advanced features are too technical for a general user like me to exploit.

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5 stars

"Finally something that stops spyware and viruses without requiring daily updates"

June 12, 2005  |  By SecurityConscious

 |  Version: OSsurance Desktop 4.0

Pros

Fully protected without signature updates. It even protects from software vulnerabilites before I install security patches! A bonus - no one else can install unwanted programs if I use the password feature.

Cons

It should automatically come with Windows to protect against the security holes.

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1 stars

"Very Confused"

June 11, 2005  |  By kitkash

 |  Version: OSsurance Desktop 4.0

Pros

???

Cons

I don't know how to use it.

What is this suppose to be?

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5 stars

"These people seem to have all the bases covered. Good work!"

May 26, 2005  |  By RLP

 |  Version: OSsurance Desktop 4.0

Pros

I don't miss live updates of antivirus. I've had Ossurance stop a worm and then a few days later the antivirus company comes out with a signature -- too late.

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5 stars

"Finally some protection that FREES UP all my time and RAM."

May 19, 2005  |  By ec866

 |  Version: OSsurance Desktop 4.0

Pros

Quick install. Stopped and deleted some spyware (intlreco.exe)that I couldn't end even in taskmanager. I like the password feature which means that my kids can't authorize something bad that I have to clean up myself.

Cons

I wish I could actually attack the hacker back.

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher OS Security
Publisher web site http://www.ossecurity.ca
Release Date May 16, 2005
Date Added May 16, 2005
Version 4.0
Category
Category Security Software
Subcategory Firewall Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows, Windows NT
Additional Requirements Windows NT/2000/XP/2003 Server
Download Information
File Size 3.19MB
File Name OSsuranceSetup40e.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 2,104
Downloads Last Week 1
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations 60-day trial
Price $19.99

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