Software Roundup – 27 downloads you might have missed this week
May 26, 2012 – 06:42 | Comments Off on Software Roundup – 27 downloads you might have missed this week
Software Roundup – 27 downloads you might have missed this week

May is coming to a close, and as June beckons there are still countless software releases to keep track of. If you’ve had trouble keeping up with everything, this handy roundup is here to bring …

Symantec unveils iAntivirus – a free security tool for Mac users
May 24, 2012 – 05:51 | Comments Off on Symantec unveils iAntivirus – a free security tool for Mac users
Symantec unveils iAntivirus – a free security tool for Mac users

While there are still Mac users who will proclaim that their systems are immune to viruses and malware, recent high-profile virus infections show that this is simply not the case. Even for anyone still convinced …

Emsisoft Emergency Kit 2 Beta promises up to 450% speed improvement, better rootkit detection
May 15, 2012 – 11:11 | Comments Off on Emsisoft Emergency Kit 2 Beta promises up to 450% speed improvement, better rootkit detection
Emsisoft Emergency Kit 2 Beta promises up to 450% speed improvement, better rootkit detection

Austrian anti-malware vendor Emsisoft has announced the release of version 2 beta of its free portable malware removal and repair kit. Emsisoft Emergency Kit 2.0.0.4 Beta provides a selection of free tools for detecting and removing …

Protect your computer from flash drive infection with Bitdefender USB Immunizer
May 1, 2012 – 12:10 | Comments Off on Protect your computer from flash drive infection with Bitdefender USB Immunizer
Protect your computer from flash drive infection with Bitdefender USB Immunizer

There are a number of ways in which a virus or malware infection can find its way onto a computer, and if USB drives are used to transport files from one machine to another, this …

avast! Free Antivirus for Mac exits beta, protects OSX from the dark side of the web
April 30, 2012 – 07:36 | Comments Off on avast! Free Antivirus for Mac exits beta, protects OSX from the dark side of the web
avast! Free Antivirus for Mac exits beta, protects OSX from the dark side of the web

Macs have been in the news more than normal recently as the Flashback Trojan proved that the platform is just as prone to viruses and malware as Windows and other operating systems.  It has long …

Software roundup: 36 essential downloads and updates from this week’s releases
April 28, 2012 – 05:17 | Comments Off on Software roundup: 36 essential downloads and updates from this week’s releases
Software roundup: 36 essential downloads and updates from this week’s releases

The big new this week has been in the cloud, and there have been various developments in the world of online storage. After what seems like years of waiting, Google Drive 1.0 has finally been released, …

Find previously undiscovered malware (maybe) with Mandiant Redline
April 23, 2012 – 12:21 | Comments Off on Find previously undiscovered malware (maybe) with Mandiant Redline
Find previously undiscovered malware (maybe) with Mandiant Redline

If your PC gets attacked by some previously discovered specimen of malware then it’s relatively easy to spot. Your antivirus package will scan the new file on access, realise there’s a match for something in …

Blitz the Flashfake Trojan from your Mac with the Kaspersky Flashfake Removal Tool
April 10, 2012 – 11:23 | One Comment
Blitz the Flashfake Trojan from your Mac with the Kaspersky Flashfake Removal Tool

If there’s one silver lining to the cloud cast over Mac users by the recent revelation that the Flashfake Trojan has infected over 500,000 Macs worldwide, it’s surely the end to the myth that Macs …

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 1.61 promises faster scans on 64-bit Windows PCs
April 10, 2012 – 07:03 | Comments Off on Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 1.61 promises faster scans on 64-bit Windows PCs
Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 1.61 promises faster scans on 64-bit Windows PCs

Malwarebytes Corporation has updated its anti-malware tool, Malwarebytes Anti-Malware to version 1.61. The latest build promises 25 per cent faster quick scans on Windows 64-bit, plus a number of usability enhancements, greater stability and bug …

Security stalwarts Avira unleash free security tools for Android and Mac users
March 27, 2012 – 11:13 | Comments Off on Security stalwarts Avira unleash free security tools for Android and Mac users
Security stalwarts Avira unleash free security tools for Android and Mac users

When it comes to security, it is fair to say that there is no shortage of apps to choose from. This is especially true for PC users, but anyone with a Mac or Android device …

Store Roundup: Save money this March with the special deals in the Downloadcrew Software Store
March 8, 2012 – 05:41 | Comments Off on Store Roundup: Save money this March with the special deals in the Downloadcrew Software Store
Store Roundup: Save money this March with the special deals in the Downloadcrew Software Store

Everybody loves a bargain, and if you’re on the lookout for software at a great price, look no further than the Downloadcrew Software Store where you’ll find something to suit every taste and budget throughout …