Emsisoft, Kaspersky top AV-Comparatives March Real-World Protection test
April 16, 2014 – 16:50 | No Comment
Emsisoft, Kaspersky top AV-Comparatives March Real-World Protection test

Independent security testing lab AV-Comparatives has revealed a summary of its March 2014 Real-World Protection Test, where top antivirus products are exposed to a test set of 1,264 current threats.
Topping the chart this time were …

Anvi Smart Defender 2.0 sees a major revamp
March 27, 2014 – 19:02 | No Comment
Anvi Smart Defender 2.0 sees a major revamp

Anvisoft has announced the availability of Anvi Smart Defender 2.0, a major reworking of its lightweight security tool.
A completely redesigned interface sees the old cluttered screens replaced by a simpler, cleaner look. Key functions are …

ZoneAlarm 13 enhances protection of its paid products
March 25, 2014 – 18:53 | No Comment
ZoneAlarm 13 enhances protection of its paid products

Zone Labs has updated its ZoneAlarm range to version 13.0.208.000.
ZoneAlarm Free users probably shouldn’t get too excited, as the only significant change they’ll notice is that the Privacy Toolbar finally works with Internet Explorer 11.

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 2.0: new look, new engine, and XP support, too
March 24, 2014 – 16:06 | No Comment
Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 2.0: new look, new engine, and XP support, too

Malwarebytes has announced the release of Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 2.0, its flagship security tool.
A new heuristics engine detects malware based on its behaviour, rather than signatures. The integration of Malwarebytes Anti-Rootkit further enhances its protection, and …

Now is the time to get your lifetime Malwarebytes Anti-Malware PRO license (before it’s too late)
March 21, 2014 – 12:53 | No Comment
Now is the time to get your lifetime Malwarebytes Anti-Malware PRO license (before it’s too late)

It’s no secret that Malwarebytes Anti-Malware – MBAM to its friends – is a fast, effective and very popular Windows security tool, designed to work in tandem with your existing security software to offer a …

AVAST 2014 update 3 released, concentrates on stability and compatibility improvements
March 19, 2014 – 14:23 | No Comment
AVAST 2014 update 3 released, concentrates on stability and compatibility improvements

AVAST Software has released the third update to its avast! 2014 range of products. avast! Free Antivirus 2014, Internet Security 2014 and Premier Security 2014 all get updated to build number 9.0.2016.
Again, there are no …

Give ClamWin simple real-time protection with Clam Sentinel
March 17, 2014 – 08:07 | No Comment
Give ClamWin simple real-time protection with Clam Sentinel

ClamWin is an easy-to-use open source antivirus tool which runs on every version of Windows from 98 upwards.
The program doesn’t offer any real-time protection, unfortunately, which is a significant weakness. But you can add this …

Emsisoft Mobile Security 1.0 released
March 13, 2014 – 10:43 | No Comment
Emsisoft Mobile Security 1.0 released

Emsisoft has announced the availability of Emsisoft Mobile Security 1.0, its lightweight commercial Android security solution.
Mobile Security offers a similar feature set to many competing products. A malware scanner checks your apps and files for …

Kaspersky 2015 Technical Previews now available
March 5, 2014 – 11:21 | No Comment
Kaspersky 2015 Technical Previews now available

Kaspersky Lab has announced the first public betas of Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2015 and Kaspersky Internet Security 2015.
There are no details on new features, as we write, but the most obvious change so far is the …

CrowdInspect checks your PC for malware with VirusTotal, Web of Trust
February 18, 2014 – 13:44 | No Comment
CrowdInspect checks your PC for malware with VirusTotal, Web of Trust

Installing a good antivirus packages will protect you from most threats, but there are no guarantees. It’s always wise to have one or two “second opinion” tools around, just to help out if you think …

Panda releases Panda Cloud Antivirus Beta 2.9 ahead of final version 3 release
February 18, 2014 – 13:24 | No Comment
Panda releases Panda Cloud Antivirus Beta 2.9 ahead of final version 3 release

Panda Security has released Panda Cloud Antivirus Beta 2.9, a major revision of its popular cloud-based antivirus tool for Windows PCs.
The beta – which will become version 3.0 on its final release – includes a …