Review: Kaspersky Internet Security 2015
July 22, 2014 – 06:57 | No Comment
Review: Kaspersky Internet Security 2015

Kaspersky Internet Security 2015 is a capable product which delivers everything you’d expect from a security suite: antivirus, firewall, browsing protection, a spam filter and more. The technology scores highly with the independent testing labs, …

Bitdefender 2015 release focuses on ease of use
July 9, 2014 – 18:18 | No Comment
Bitdefender 2015 release focuses on ease of use

Bitdefender has announced the release of its 2015 range, including Bitdefender Antivirus Plus 2015, Bitdefender Internet Security 2015, and the do-everything Bitdefender Total Security 2015.
The new builds add little to Bitdefender’s core security abilities, instead …

Norton Security 2015 Betas unveiled, sport name change, improved protection and facelift
July 9, 2014 – 16:25 | No Comment
Norton Security 2015 Betas unveiled, sport name change, improved protection and facelift

Symantec has unveiled the first public betas of its forthcoming Norton security products. Norton Security 2015 Beta and Norton Security with Backup 2015 Beta reveal the company’s attempt to harmonise its two main security products.
Both …

Kaspersky Internet Security 2015 extends ransomware, webcam, wi-fi protection
July 9, 2014 – 10:40 | No Comment
Kaspersky Internet Security 2015 extends ransomware, webcam, wi-fi protection

Kaspersky Labs has announced its updated product range for home users, including Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2015 ($59.95) and Kaspersky Internet Security 2015 (also $59.95, 3 PCs, 1 year: offer expires 25th August 2014).
Both products now include …

Check files for malware before they’re downloaded with VTzilla/ VTchromizer
July 2, 2014 – 08:49 | No Comment
Check files for malware before they’re downloaded with VTzilla/ VTchromizer

VirusTotal is an excellent free web service which scans any file for malware against 50+ of the top antivirus engines. But it can take a moment to use, as you must visit the site, choose …

avast! 2014 R4 released, promises improved security, new anti-spam library
June 27, 2014 – 07:30 | No Comment
avast! 2014 R4 released, promises improved security, new anti-spam library

AVAST Software has released the fourth update to its avast! 2014 range of products with the unveiling of build number 9.0.2021 for avast! Free Antivirus 2014, avast! Internet Security 2014 and avast! Premier Security 2014.
As with …

Emsisoft Anti-Malware 9.0 sports Windows 8-themed facelift, available for just $9.99
June 18, 2014 – 13:01 | No Comment
Emsisoft Anti-Malware 9.0 sports Windows 8-themed facelift, available for just $9.99

Emsisoft has released Emsisoft Anti-Malware 9.0, a brand new version of its dual-engine anti-malware tool for Windows users. Version 9.0 sports a major facelift, improved performance and “hundreds of detail improvements” for better usability.
To celebrate …

Panda releases first Panda Global Protection 2015 beta
June 13, 2014 – 11:38 | No Comment
Panda releases first Panda Global Protection 2015 beta

Panda Security has released the first public Windows beta for Panda Global Protection 2015, its all-in-one internet security suite.
A stack of new features starts with the Data Shield, a very configurable way to protect your …

Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit 1.0 released in Free, Premium, Business editions
June 13, 2014 – 07:26 | No Comment
Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit 1.0 released in Free, Premium, Business editions

Malwarebytes has announced the first full public release of Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit, a powerful tool which protects against many zero-day exploits. It’s now available in three editions.
A basic Free version shields some browsers (IE, Chrome, …

Ad-Aware Free Antivirus 11.2 learns to plays nice with other antivirus tools, improves malware engine
June 4, 2014 – 07:12 | No Comment
Ad-Aware Free Antivirus 11.2 learns to plays nice with other antivirus tools, improves malware engine

LavaSoft has released Ad-Aware Free Antivirus 11.2, a significant update to the Swedish security developer’s range of free and paid-for PC security products.
Version 11.2 tweaks its malware engine and improves the disinfection process, but also …

VirusTotal Uploader for OS X arrives
May 27, 2014 – 05:55 | No Comment
VirusTotal Uploader for OS X arrives

VirusTotal has released its first VirusTotal Uploader for OS X, a simple tool which scans a file, folder or application for malware with 50+ antivirus engines.
Using VirusTotal Uploader for OS X can be as easy …