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 …

How to protect your LastPass account from hackers
June 16, 2015 – 06:19 | No Comment
How to protect your LastPass account from hackers

So, the unthinkable has happened for millions of LastPass [http://www.downloadcrew.com/article/2214-lastpass] customers worldwide: LastPass’s servers have been hacked, and user data stolen. The good news – if it could be said to be good – is …

Take full control of your file system with NTFS Permissions Tools
June 12, 2015 – 05:53 | No Comment
Take full control of your file system with NTFS Permissions Tools

NTFS permissions are a great way to control exactly what users can access on your system, at least in theory. So it’s a shame that their standard Windows interface is so complex and tedious, yet …

Alfred turns unused smartphones into surveillance cams
March 12, 2015 – 13:21 | Comments Off
Alfred turns unused smartphones into surveillance cams

Do you have an unused Android smartphone? It might be yesterday’s model, but Alfred can give it new life, turning the device into your very own home surveillance camera.
Setup starts by running Alfred on the …

Comodo Internet Security 8.1 tightens sandbox controls, enables PUP protection by default
February 5, 2015 – 10:41 | Comments Off
Comodo Internet Security 8.1 tightens sandbox controls, enables PUP protection by default

Comodo has updated its range of free and paid-for security tools with the releases of Comodo Internet Security Premium 8.1.0, Comodo Internet Security Pro 8.1.0 and Comodo Antivirus 8.1.0.
Version 8.1 sees a change in bundled …

Check and manage Win7+ and Mac security with OPSWAT GEARS
February 2, 2015 – 14:17 | Comments Off
Check and manage Win7+ and Mac security with OPSWAT GEARS

How secure is your computer? Finding out can take a little work. You might have to check your antivirus, firewall, backup program, maybe the Windows Action Center and various other system settings.
OPSWAT GEARS is a …

LastPass for OS X puts password manager directly on the Mac desktop
January 21, 2015 – 11:54 | Comments Off
LastPass for OS X puts password manager directly on the Mac desktop

LastPass has released LastPass for Mac 3.2.0, a desktop version of its popular password-management tool. The app, also available as a series of browser extensions for Safari, Chrome, Firefox and Opera, now sits at the …

Comodo Dragon 36.1 unveils new Chromium-based look, tightens privacy tools
November 25, 2014 – 07:54 | Comments Off
Comodo Dragon 36.1 unveils new Chromium-based look, tightens privacy tools

Comodo has unveiled a controversial new version of its Chromium-based browser with the release of Comodo Dragon 36.1.
The version number reveals that the browser is now based on version 36 of Google’s open-source Chromium browser, …

LastPass for iOS 3.1.0 adds Safari extension, Touch ID integration in iOS 8
September 18, 2014 – 13:24 | Comments Off
LastPass for iOS 3.1.0 adds Safari extension, Touch ID integration in iOS 8

Password-management service LastPass has unveiled LastPass for Premium 3.1.0 for iPad and iPhone users with paid-for LastPass accounts.
Version 3.1.0 taps into two new iOS 8 features to deliver direct support for Safari and Touch ID …

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

Web security scanner Netsparker tested in-depth
September 5, 2014 – 06:07 | Comments Off
Web security scanner Netsparker tested in-depth

Web security specialist and Microsoft MVP Troy Hunt has published a detailed review of the web security scanner Netsparker.
Hunt tested the application by pointing it at a test site with “about 50 serious security vulnerabilities” …