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5 stars

"I take back what I said, it's still relevant."

July 05, 2011  |  By spainach

 |  Version: USB Guardian 1.9


Fast, similar to comodo's default-deny, very efficient against some malware, better, i believe than panda usb vaccine.


It can't block the files if there is no autorun, making no difference if you had USB Vaccine. Help file wasn't really that helpful. Interface a bit misleading sometimes. Or maybe that's just me.


It's still relevant. Apparently, there are viruses that can still make an autorun despite the usb being vaccinated. I encountered one in a university library. Thus, this software is perfect for cleaning them. However, it cannot block the files if there is no autorun. But this can be compensated by the safely open feature. It makes nearly no difference to Panda USB Vaccine in the sense that it doesn't run the autorun.inf file. No autorun, no viruses launched automatically, which is really the principle of USB Vaccine. I recommend this app to anyone and everyone.

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3 stars

"It makes use of the autorun file to detect viruses"

May 25, 2010  |  By spainach

 |  Version: USB Guardian 1.3


It's very light, easy to install and configure, no impact on startup, and its unique method turns what should have been the threat to an advantage.


The thing that gave it its advantage is its weakness


USB Guardian has been one of my favorites. Sadly though, many more people are discovering Panda USB Vaccine and other software that makes use of the same method that is replacing the autorun file with a dummy, undeletable autorun.inf. This, I believe, would render this software useless as its method is by stopping the autorun.inf and using the info in it to detect which programs to look out for. If the original autorun is removed, this would prevent USB Guardian from detecting and warning the user which programs to avoid. It's a good software, but no longer as effective.

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1 stars

"fake fake fake"

May 11, 2010  |  By neo_star

 |  Version: USB Guardian 1.3


none that i could find


it did absolutely nothing....i inserted a pen drive in my system, it jst opened the blockin autorun on pen drive...

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Full Specifications

What's new in version 3.8.0
Improved security management algorithm. New features added.
Publisher USB Guardian
Publisher web site
Release Date October 21, 2014
Date Added January 15, 2015
Version 3.8.0
Category Security Software
Subcategory Anti-Spyware
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 98/Me/XP/Vista/7/8
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 932.72KB
File Name usb-guardian-setup.exe
Total Downloads 8,657
Downloads Last Week 8
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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