AVAST 2015 adds Network Security check, HTTPS scanning, hardware-based virtualisation
October 21, 2014 – 17:48 | No Comment
AVAST 2015 adds Network Security check, HTTPS scanning, hardware-based virtualisation

  AVAST Software has announced the release of its 2015 product lineup, including AVAST Free and Pro Antivirus 2015, AVAST Internet Security 2015, and AVAST Premier 2015.
All editions now include a Home Network Security option …

Check downloads and websites for malware with Metascan Online for Firefox
October 20, 2014 – 17:55 | No Comment
Check downloads and websites for malware with Metascan Online for Firefox

OPSWAT has announced the availability of Metascan Online for Firefox, an addon which allows the browser to scan downloads, websites and web connections for threats.
Checking a link is as easy as right-clicking it and selecting …

Avira 2015 offers optional Dropbox install, online product management
October 18, 2014 – 18:04 | No Comment
Avira 2015 offers optional Dropbox install, online product management

Avira has announced the arrival of its 2015 product line, including Avira Free Antivirus, Avira Antivirus Pro and Avira Internet Security.
The main highlight is a “superior” engine to improve PC protection, along with enhanced Android …

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 2.03 improves multitasking, adds keyboard navigation support
October 14, 2014 – 05:10 | No Comment
Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 2.03 improves multitasking, adds keyboard navigation support

Malwarebytes Corporation has released Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 2.03, a significant update for its anti-malware tool.
A new option to run scans at a lower priority (Settings > Advanced Settings > “Reduce priority…”) may reduce their impact …

Three ways to repair a malware-damaged PC
October 13, 2014 – 10:01 | No Comment
Three ways to repair a malware-damaged PC

Malware causes all kinds of PC problems, and they don’t always go away once the threat has been removed. You might still find you can’t run certain programs, web browsers don’t work properly, there are …

Norton Security 2015 now available
September 23, 2014 – 14:51 | No Comment
Norton Security 2015 now available

Symantec has announced the first full release of Norton Security ($79.99) and Norton Security with Backup ($89.99), its one-stop replacement for Norton Antivirus, Norton Internet Security and Norton 360.
The most obvious change is the revamped …

F-Secure SAFE 2015 protects desktops, tablets and phones
September 18, 2014 – 06:36 | No Comment
F-Secure SAFE 2015 protects desktops, tablets and phones

F-Secure has released F-Secure SAFE 2015, a multi-platform security suite which protects Windows and Mac desktops, and Windows 8, Android and iOS mobile devices.
Desktop protection concentrates on the core essentials, with antivirus, browsing and banking …

AVG AntiVirus Free 2015 debuts zero-day protection, redesigned user interface
September 10, 2014 – 09:11 | No Comment
AVG AntiVirus Free 2015 debuts zero-day protection, redesigned user interface

AVG Technologies has updated its entire range of PC products, launching AVG AntiVirus Free 2015, AVG AntiVirus 2015, AVG Internet Security 2015 and AVG PC TuneUp 2015.
After the relatively major changes introduced in the 2014 …

Emsisoft Internet Security 9.0 released, integrates firewall into existing anti-malware protection
September 8, 2014 – 11:38 | No Comment
Emsisoft Internet Security 9.0 released, integrates firewall into existing anti-malware protection

Emsisoft GmbH has unveiled its first integrated security suite for Windows in the form of Emsisoft Internet Security 9.0. The suite comprises all the functionality of Emsisoft Anti-Malware, plus the core engine from its Online …

Quickly access 30+ antivirus cleanup tools with Antivirus Remover
August 20, 2014 – 06:27 | Comments Off
Quickly access 30+ antivirus cleanup tools with Antivirus Remover

Antivirus software installations are often complex, involving many low-level alterations to your PC and its settings. Sometimes they don’t work as they should – or the regular uninstaller fails to remove them completely – and …

Emsisoft Emergency Kit 9 released, overhauls interface to simplify malware cleaning
August 19, 2014 – 12:15 | Comments Off
Emsisoft Emergency Kit 9 released, overhauls interface to simplify malware cleaning

Emsisoft has released Emsisoft Emergency Kit 9, a major new build of its portable malware cleaning toolkit for Windows PCs. The new build jumps from version 4 to 9, which brings its version numbering into …