Avast launches AVG 2017 range
January 12, 2017 – 09:18 | No Comment
Avast launches AVG 2017 range

It’s less than 120 days since Avast acquired AVG, but the company has just released the first results in the 2017 editions of AVG AntiVirus FREE, AVG Internet Security and AVG TuneUp.
FREE users will benefit …

Comodo Antivirus, Firewall and Internet Security 10 released
December 22, 2016 – 12:32 | No Comment
Comodo Antivirus, Firewall and Internet Security 10 released

Comodo Group has released Comodo Internet Security 10, Comodo Antivirus 10 and Comodo Firewall 10.
Internet Security 10 Free now includes Comodo’s Secure Shopping, an isolated virtual environment which prevents malware intercepting any of your online …

AVG Free Antivirus and Internet Security betas released
December 13, 2016 – 11:19 | No Comment
AVG Free Antivirus and Internet Security betas released

AVAST has announced betas of AVG Free Antivirus 15 (32-bit here) and AVG Internet Security 17 (32-bit here).
The releases follow AVAST’s acquisition of AVG earlier this year, and aim to combine the best technologies from …

Malwarebytes 3.0 aims to replace your antivirus
December 8, 2016 – 14:31 | No Comment
Malwarebytes 3.0 aims to replace your antivirus

Malwarebytes has released Malwarebytes 3.0, a new package which combines its anti-malware, anti-exploit, anti-ransomware and web protection technologies.
You won’t see most of these in the free version, unfortunately. That’s still strictly on-demand anti-malware only, although …

VirusTotal adds WhiteArmor to its lineup
November 24, 2016 – 12:09 | Comments Off on VirusTotal adds WhiteArmor to its lineup
VirusTotal adds WhiteArmor to its lineup

VirusTotal has announced the addition of WhiteArmor’s engine to its antivirus lineup.
The Chinese developer explains:

BullGuard updates BullGuard Internet Security with extended cloud backup, multi-device license
November 21, 2016 – 10:55 | Comments Off on BullGuard updates BullGuard Internet Security with extended cloud backup, multi-device license
BullGuard updates BullGuard Internet Security with extended cloud backup, multi-device license

BullGuard has released the latest version of its all-in-one antimalware suite, BullGuard Internet Security.
The new package extends its cloud storage abilities with enhanced support for Dropbox, OneDrive and Google Drive.

Sysinternals ships Sysmon 5.0, Process Explorer 16.20
November 19, 2016 – 12:33 | Comments Off on Sysinternals ships Sysmon 5.0, Process Explorer 16.20
Sysinternals ships Sysmon 5.0, Process Explorer 16.20

Microsoft Sysinternals has released updates for some of its best tools, including Sysmon 5.0 and Process Explorer 16.20.
Sysmon gets a major update, with new support for recording file creations, Registry create and delete options, value …

Malwarebytes 3.0 beta released
November 15, 2016 – 07:09 | Comments Off on Malwarebytes 3.0 beta released
Malwarebytes 3.0 beta released

Malwarebytes has unveiled a beta of its next-generation, do-everything product, Malwarebytes 3.0.
The package combines anti-malware, anti-exploit, anti-ransomware and web blocking technologies for the maximum all-round protection.

ESET unveils ESET Internet Security 10, ESET Smart Security Premium
October 26, 2016 – 08:13 | Comments Off on ESET unveils ESET Internet Security 10, ESET Smart Security Premium
ESET unveils ESET Internet Security 10, ESET Smart Security Premium

ESET has released two new products for home users, ESET Internet Security 10 ($59.99) and ESET Smart Security Premium 10 ($79.99).
ESET Internet Security 10 is essentially a revamped version of Smart Security, and extends ESET’s …

Avira ships all-in-one Avira Free Security Suite 2017
October 25, 2016 – 13:38 | Comments Off on Avira ships all-in-one Avira Free Security Suite 2017
Avira ships all-in-one Avira Free Security Suite 2017

Avira has released Avira Free Security Suite 2017, a comprehensive bundle of its antivirus, antiphishing, VPN and speedup products.
The package includes four products. Avira Free Antivirus keeps malware at bay, Avira Browser Safety blocks dangerous …

Stop ransomware infecting your MBR with MBRFilter
October 21, 2016 – 10:42 | Comments Off on Stop ransomware infecting your MBR with MBRFilter
Stop ransomware infecting your MBR with MBRFilter

Cisco’s Talos Group has released MBRFilter, a Windows disk filter which prevents malware overwriting a drive’s Master Boot Record (MBR).
This can stop some ransomware variants – Petya, Satana – from installing and taking full control …