Panda Security releases 2016 range
August 13, 2015 – 16:44 | No Comment
Panda Security releases 2016 range

Panda Security has unveiled its 2016 consumer range, including Panda Free Antivirus 2016, Panda Antivirus Pro 2016 ($43.99), Panda Internet Security 2016 ($54.99), Panda Global Protection 2016 ($76.99) and Panda Gold Security 2016 ($98.99)
All editions …

Kaspersky 2016 adds Private Browsing, Change Control
July 29, 2015 – 08:20 | No Comment
Kaspersky 2016 adds Private Browsing, Change Control

Kaspersky Labs has released its 2016 editions of Kaspersky Anti-Virus, Kaspersky Internet Security and Kaspersky Total Security in Canada and the USA.
The suites now have a “Change Control” system which warns you of attempts to …

IObit unveils first beta of Advanced SystemCare 9
July 29, 2015 – 05:50 | No Comment
IObit unveils first beta of Advanced SystemCare 9

IObit has released the first public beta of IObit Advanced SystemCare 9, its flagship all-in-one PC cleanup, maintenance and security suite.
Improvements include a new “Speed Up” module, which checks your system for surplus startup programs, …

Auslogics BoostSpeed 8 adds boot-time defrag, System Advisor
June 16, 2015 – 06:29 | Comments Off on Auslogics BoostSpeed 8 adds boot-time defrag, System Advisor
Auslogics BoostSpeed 8 adds boot-time defrag, System Advisor

Auslogics has released Auslogics BoostSpeed 8, the latest edition of its freemium Windows maintenance suite.
The new build brings back System Advisor, which scans your system and suggests tweaks (programs to uninstall, Windows services you can …

Norton Security 2016 beta is faster, Windows 10-ready
June 12, 2015 – 09:22 | Comments Off on Norton Security 2016 beta is faster, Windows 10-ready
Norton Security 2016 beta is faster, Windows 10-ready

Symantec has announced public betas for Norton Security 2016 and Norton Security with Backup 2016.
This isn’t a major update, as the company admits, saying: “None of the changes we’ve made will be directly visible to …

Panda Global Protection 2016 beta now available
May 19, 2015 – 12:58 | Comments Off on Panda Global Protection 2016 beta now available
Panda Global Protection 2016 beta now available

Panda Security has announced the first public beta of Panda Global Protection 2016, a revamp of its comprehensive all-round security suite.
The new release provides enhanced wifi protection, detecting and alerting you to potential vulnerabilities.

Emsisoft Anti-Malware and Emsisoft Internet Security 10 released
May 11, 2015 – 16:33 | Comments Off on Emsisoft Anti-Malware and Emsisoft Internet Security 10 released
Emsisoft Anti-Malware and Emsisoft Internet Security 10 released

Emsisoft has announced the release of Emsisoft Anti-Malware 10 and Emsisoft Internet Security 10.
The headline news is a dramatic cut in scan times, with a typical “Malware Scan” (aka the “Smart Scan” in previous editions) …

Microsoft Office 2016 Public Preview now available
May 5, 2015 – 05:48 | Comments Off on Microsoft Office 2016 Public Preview now available
Microsoft Office 2016 Public Preview now available

Microsoft has announced the release of Microsoft Office 2016 Public Preview for Windows 7 and later.
The build is free for everyone to try out, no Office 365 subscription required. Although beware, there is one potential …

Comodo 8 brings smarter sandboxing
November 19, 2014 – 07:44 | Comments Off on Comodo 8 brings smarter sandboxing
Comodo 8 brings smarter sandboxing

Comodo Group has announced the release of Comodo Antivirus 8 and Comodo Internet Security 8.
The new build brings smarter sandboxing with a new default “auto-sandboxing policy”, keeping unknown programs isolated from your system.

Advanced SystemCare 8 ramps up its security tools
November 11, 2014 – 12:09 | Comments Off on Advanced SystemCare 8 ramps up its security tools
Advanced SystemCare 8 ramps up its security tools

IObit has announced the release of IObit Advanced SystemCare 8, a major update for its comprehensive PC maintenance toolkit.
A new “Protect” module includes tools to clean and manage your browser toolbars, customise Windows security settings, …

Review: Avast Internet Security 2015
November 5, 2014 – 13:38 | Comments Off on Review: Avast Internet Security 2015
Review: Avast Internet Security 2015

Avast is famed for its free antivirus, which the company claims “offers the most-trusted security in the world”, protecting “more than 220 million people, businesses and mobile devices”.
If you need more power, the commercial Avast …