Windows Firewall Control 5 released, extends protection offered by built-in firewall
October 6, 2017 – 10:45 | No Comment
Windows Firewall Control 5 released, extends protection offered by built-in firewall

Why does anyone need a third-party firewall when Windows offers one of its own? One huge plus for switching firewalls is to provide yourself with two-way protection: the Windows Firewall only monitors inbound traffic from …

Surf the web securely and anonymously with Hotspot Shield 7
September 15, 2017 – 12:07 | Comments Off on Surf the web securely and anonymously with Hotspot Shield 7
Surf the web securely and anonymously with Hotspot Shield 7

When it comes to protecting yourself online – particularly when surfing through insecure public connections – then nothing beats a good old VPN. Virtual Private Networks create encrypted tunnels in which you can surf the …

Kaspersky (partly) launch their 2018 security products
August 2, 2017 – 05:56 | Comments Off on Kaspersky (partly) launch their 2018 security products
Kaspersky (partly) launch their 2018 security products

Every year, with a rather confusing release schedule, Kaspersky’s global office will launch and announce their current range, but only in a select number of territories.
As an example, Kaspersky Internet Security 2018 and Total Security 2018 are …

Malwarebytes for Mac 3 released
August 1, 2017 – 05:06 | Comments Off on Malwarebytes for Mac 3 released
Malwarebytes for Mac 3 released

Although we’re still not convinced you really need additional third-party real-time protection on a Mac, you could always install an “on demand” service which, rather than running continuously in the background, will scan your computer …

Kaspersky releases Internet Security 18 for Mac
July 28, 2017 – 10:09 | Comments Off on Kaspersky releases Internet Security 18 for Mac
Kaspersky releases Internet Security 18 for Mac

Do you need security software for your Mac? Whenever we’ve installed any security suite on our Mac they seriously reduce the effectiveness of our computer with almost the minimum advantage.
Apple’s Gatekeeper is designed to stop …

Kaspersky releases free lightweight antivirus
July 26, 2017 – 07:26 | Comments Off on Kaspersky releases free lightweight antivirus
Kaspersky releases free lightweight antivirus

Kaspersky isn’t happy with Microsoft. After launching three antitrust claims against the company, citing that it disables third-party security software within Windows 10, confusing users and defaulting them to Windows Defender, Kaspersky has announced and launched …

Store and synchronize your passwords with the free KeePassXC
July 10, 2017 – 13:08 | Comments Off on Store and synchronize your passwords with the free KeePassXC
Store and synchronize your passwords with the free KeePassXC

Accessing your data is becoming tougher with two-way authentication, multiple password entry options and having to answer ‘secret’ questions where you can’t always remember the answer.
The most obvious answer is to write down your information, …

Riot Isolator is a versatile but quirky security toolkit
March 17, 2017 – 10:59 | Comments Off on Riot Isolator is a versatile but quirky security toolkit
Riot Isolator is a versatile but quirky security toolkit

Riot Isolator is an unusual application which offers a host of powerful privacy and security tools in a single free package.
The program should normally be installed to deliver the best protection, but there’s an option …

Why you need extra layers of security for your PC – and how to get them for up to 55% off
February 13, 2017 – 11:56 | Comments Off on Why you need extra layers of security for your PC – and how to get them for up to 55% off
Why you need extra layers of security for your PC – and how to get them for up to 55% off

These days, the threats posed to your PC have never been greater. It’s no longer enough to rely on simple basic anti-malware protection and the built-in Windows firewall. If you want to really close the …

View and manage Windows permissions with SetACL Studio
January 12, 2017 – 07:00 | Comments Off on View and manage Windows permissions with SetACL Studio
View and manage Windows permissions with SetACL Studio

SetACL Studio is an industrial-strength free tool for managing all your Windows security permissions: files, folders, registry keys, printers, drives, network shares, services and more.
The program is aimed at sysadmins and other Windows experts, but …

BullGuard updates BullGuard Internet Security with extended cloud backup, multi-device license
November 21, 2016 – 10:55 | Comments Off on BullGuard updates BullGuard Internet Security with extended cloud backup, multi-device license
BullGuard updates BullGuard Internet Security with extended cloud backup, multi-device license

BullGuard has released the latest version of its all-in-one antimalware suite, BullGuard Internet Security.
The new package extends its cloud storage abilities with enhanced support for Dropbox, OneDrive and Google Drive.