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 …

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

Emsisoft Anti-Malware 9.0 sports Windows 8-themed facelift, available for just $9.99
June 18, 2014 – 13:01 | Comments Off
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 …

BullGuard Mobile Security for Android debuts cloud-based antivirus engine
May 21, 2014 – 14:24 | Comments Off
BullGuard Mobile Security for Android debuts cloud-based antivirus engine

BullGuard has unveiled BullGuard Mobile Security for Android, its latest all-in-one security package for Android mobile devices.
The $19.95 (3 devices, 1 year) release introduces a new cloud-based antivirus engine, which should improve accuracy while removing …

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 2.0.2 makes scan results easier to read, fixes major bugs
May 21, 2014 – 06:38 | Comments Off
Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 2.0.2 makes scan results easier to read, fixes major bugs

Malwarebytes Corporation has shipped Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 2.0.2, a minor – but important – update to its security tool that provides a second layer of protection against malware, potentially unwanted programs and malicious websites.
Version 2.0.2 includes …

Avira Free Mac Security 2.0.4 sports redesigned user interface, supports network share scans
April 24, 2014 – 10:53 | Comments Off
Avira Free Mac Security 2.0.4 sports redesigned user interface, supports network share scans

Avira has released Avira Free Mac Security 2.0.4, an update to its free anti-virus tool for Macs. Version 2.0.4 boasts a user interface redesign as well as performance improvements and tweaks to the Scheduled Update …

SX Antivirus Kit bundles all SecurityXploded virus-hunting tools
April 23, 2014 – 05:30 | Comments Off
SX Antivirus Kit bundles all SecurityXploded virus-hunting tools

SecurityXPloded has announced the release of SX Antivirus Kit, a collection of its system checking and malware detection tools.
Despite the name, there’s no antivirus engine here, nothing to directly detect and remove threats. The 14 …

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 2.0: new look, new engine, and XP support, too
March 24, 2014 – 16:06 | Comments Off
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 | Comments Off
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 …

Emsisoft Mobile Security 1.0 released
March 13, 2014 – 10:43 | Comments Off
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 …

CrowdInspect checks your PC for malware with VirusTotal, Web of Trust
February 18, 2014 – 13:44 | Comments Off
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 …