1Password 4.5 for iOS complete rebuild, 1Password 4.3 for Mac improves mini tool, sync and export
April 23, 2014 – 08:44 | No Comment
1Password 4.5 for iOS complete rebuild, 1Password 4.3 for Mac improves mini tool, sync and export

AgileBits Inc has released 1Password for iOS 4.5, a major rewrite of its password management tool for iPhone and iPad. The release is accompanied by a less radical, but still relatively major, upgrade to the …

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 …

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 …

Panda releases Panda Cloud Antivirus Beta 2.9 ahead of final version 3 release
February 18, 2014 – 13:24 | Comments Off
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 …

Emsisoft Anti-Malware 8.1.0.40 adds protection against malicious browser extensions
February 17, 2014 – 09:43 | Comments Off
Emsisoft Anti-Malware 8.1.0.40 adds protection against malicious browser extensions

Emsisoft has released Emsisoft Anti-Malware 8.1.0.40, a minor – but significant – update for its Windows anti-malware tool. Version 8.1.0.40 can now detect malicious browser extensions as well as look out for unwanted system changes.
The …

Block Chrome extension adware with Extension Defender
February 8, 2014 – 14:16 | Comments Off
Block Chrome extension adware with Extension Defender

Deciding which browser extensions are trustworthy has always been an uncertain business. If an add-on is highly rated, with plenty of users, then it should be safe… But as the recent issues over Chrome extensions …

Detect and install missing updates with SecPod Saner
February 6, 2014 – 07:29 | Comments Off
Detect and install missing updates with SecPod Saner

Installing a reliable antivirus package is a key part of maintaining your PC’s security, but there’s more you can do. It’s just as important to ensure you keep up-to-date with the latest software patches, blocking …

PassMark Software reveals best-performing 2014 security software
February 4, 2014 – 13:50 | Comments Off
PassMark Software reveals best-performing 2014 security software

PassMark Software has released its “2014 Consumer Security Products Performance Benchmarks” report, the results of in-depth testing on the speed and impact on your system of 16 leading security packages.
First place in the security suite …

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 2.00 first public beta released
January 31, 2014 – 07:37 | Comments Off
Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 2.00 first public beta released

Malwarebytes has released the first public beta of Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 2.00, the latest incarnation of its popular security tool.
The first change you’ll notice is the interface, which has been revamped for a more modern look. …