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

Bitdefender Total Security 2015 beta released
April 23, 2014 – 17:23 | Comments Off on Bitdefender Total Security 2015 beta released
Bitdefender Total Security 2015 beta released

Bitdefender has released its first public beta for Bitdefender Total Security 2015.
The interface has been revamped, automatically adapting to different resolutions and (Bitdefender says) working “fluidly on any touch screen device”.

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

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

AV-Test reveals the top security solutions for Windows 8.1
January 21, 2014 – 16:07 | Comments Off on AV-Test reveals the top security solutions for Windows 8.1
AV-Test reveals the top security solutions for Windows 8.1

Independent testing lab AV-TEST has revealed its list of the best security solutions for Windows 8.1, according to the company’s November/ December 2013 tests.
Six suites were locked at top of the list for protection with …

Kaspersky Internet Security 2014 tops latest AV Comparatives “real-world” test
December 13, 2013 – 06:19 | Comments Off on Kaspersky Internet Security 2014 tops latest AV Comparatives “real-world” test
Kaspersky Internet Security 2014 tops latest AV Comparatives “real-world” test

Security software testing lab AV Comparatives has released its August-November 2013 “real-world” protection report, which assesses the accuracy of leading antivirus tools when confronted by a range of malicious files and websites.
Topping the tables this …

Check your Android apps for privacy risks with Clueful
November 23, 2013 – 11:10 | Comments Off on Check your Android apps for privacy risks with Clueful
Check your Android apps for privacy risks with Clueful

You’ve found an essential Android app. You click “Install”, wanting to check it out immediately. And so, let’s be realistic, you’re probably not going to spend a long time reviewing the app permissions, and thinking …

Downloadcrew Giveaway is back, for a limited time. Free keys from the big brands.
October 1, 2013 – 11:20 | Comments Off on Downloadcrew Giveaway is back, for a limited time. Free keys from the big brands.
Downloadcrew Giveaway is back, for a limited time. Free keys from the big brands.

As a company which specialises in reviewing the latest software, we occasionally have access to serial codes which we are offered to allocate to our web users. Problem is, how do we allocate these codes, …

Bitdefender Antivirus Free 1.0.20 adds Windows 8.1 support, squashes other bugs
August 30, 2013 – 10:40 | Comments Off on Bitdefender Antivirus Free 1.0.20 adds Windows 8.1 support, squashes other bugs
Bitdefender Antivirus Free 1.0.20 adds Windows 8.1 support, squashes other bugs

Anti-malware developer Bitdefender has released Bitdefender Antivirus Free Edition 1.0.20, a minor refresh of its free Windows anti-malware tool. Version 1.0.20 is notable for adding support for the upcoming Windows 8.1 release, due October 16th.
Version …

Review: Bitdefender Total Security 2014
July 3, 2013 – 08:34 | Comments Off on Review: Bitdefender Total Security 2014
Review: Bitdefender Total Security 2014

When you buy a program with “Total” in the name then you’ll probably expect a very complete feature list, and Bitdefender Total Security 2014 (list $69.95) certainly doesn’t disappoint: you get antivirus, a firewall, antispam, …

Bitdefender’s Total Security 2014 now faster, adds password manager
June 27, 2013 – 11:28 | Comments Off on Bitdefender’s Total Security 2014 now faster, adds password manager
Bitdefender’s Total Security 2014 now faster, adds password manager

Bitdefender has released its 2014 products, including new versions of Antivirus Plus, Internet Security and Total Security.
All editions now include Bitdefender’s new Photon technology, which it’s claimed “tailor-fits to each user’s computer for fast scanning, …