Easiest malware removal trick. Ever.
August 27, 2015 – 06:57 | No Comment
Easiest malware removal trick. Ever.

Removing malware is often a complex and time-consuming task, even for security experts. But as Bitdefender has reported, sometimes, just occasionally, the most effective technique can be extremely simple.
Like, turn your PC off, and on …

AdwCleaner 5.0 ships with new engine, Windows repair tools
August 15, 2015 – 13:35 | No Comment
AdwCleaner 5.0 ships with new engine, Windows repair tools

Popular adware hunter AdwCleaner has hit version 5 with the addition of a new and improved generic detections engine.
The program can optionally reset a range of Windows settings – proxies, winsock, TCP/IP, firewall, IPsec, the …

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware for Mac 1.0 unveiled, provides on-demand scan-and-remove tool
July 16, 2015 – 05:05 | No Comment
Malwarebytes Anti-Malware for Mac 1.0 unveiled, provides on-demand scan-and-remove tool

Security developer Malwarebytes has unveiled Malwarebytes Anti-Malware for Mac 1.0, the company’s first Mac product.
The new app hasn’t been coded from scratch, but is a rebranded (and updated) version of AdwareMedic, which was acquired by …

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 2.1.4 gets new look, simplified workflow
March 19, 2015 – 19:36 | Comments Off on Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 2.1.4 gets new look, simplified workflow
Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 2.1.4 gets new look, simplified workflow

Malwarebytes has shipped Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 2.1.4, a significant update for its popular malware hunter.
The interface has been revamped for a cleaner look with a “toned-down” color scheme. The changes aren’t too drastic – you’ll find …

IObit Malware Fighter 3 Free extends browsing protection
January 20, 2015 – 14:21 | Comments Off on IObit Malware Fighter 3 Free extends browsing protection
IObit Malware Fighter 3 Free extends browsing protection

IObit Malware Fighter Free has been updated to version 3 with a range of new features and enhancements.
The “Browser Protect” module provides real-time protection for your home and search pages, blocks some malicious sites, eliminates …

Identifying malware with PEStudio
January 19, 2015 – 11:14 | Comments Off on Identifying malware with PEStudio
Identifying malware with PEStudio

There are many technical tools which can help you identify and understand malware, and we used a few of these very recently while investigating Easy Disk Drive Repair.
You don’t have to master all of these …

“Easy Disk Drive Repair” is not what it seems
January 18, 2015 – 06:57 | Comments Off on “Easy Disk Drive Repair” is not what it seems
“Easy Disk Drive Repair” is not what it seems

“Easy Disk Drive Repair” looked like a promising program. “An incredibly easy to use, yet powerful drive repair and maintenance tool”, the developer claimed. Works with all drive types. More than one million downloads, five …

Bitdefender Adware Removal Tool out of beta
November 13, 2014 – 08:32 | Comments Off on Bitdefender Adware Removal Tool out of beta
Bitdefender Adware Removal Tool out of beta

Bitdefender has announced the final release of Bitdefender Adware Removal Tool, its free portable malware hunter.
As with the beta, the finished program is basic in the extreme. There’s no real-time protection, no Explorer integration, no …

Check downloads and websites for malware with Metascan Online for Firefox
October 20, 2014 – 17:55 | Comments Off on Check downloads and websites for malware with Metascan Online for Firefox
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 …

Emsisoft Internet Security 9.0 released, integrates firewall into existing anti-malware protection
September 8, 2014 – 11:38 | Comments Off on Emsisoft Internet Security 9.0 released, integrates firewall into existing anti-malware protection
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 …

Norton Security 2015 Betas unveiled, sport name change, improved protection and facelift
July 9, 2014 – 16:25 | Comments Off on Norton Security 2015 Betas unveiled, sport name change, improved protection and facelift
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 …