Comodo Internet Security 5.9 debuts super-fast “Smart Scan”
December 20, 2011 – 09:19 | Comments Off on Comodo Internet Security 5.9 debuts super-fast “Smart Scan”
Comodo Internet Security 5.9 debuts super-fast “Smart Scan”

Comodo Internet Security has been upgraded to version 5.9, in what the company unexcitingly calls a “minor maintenance release”.
Don’t fall asleep just yet, though. It may not be packed with new features, but this build …

NoVirusThanks releases four handy system monitoring tools as freeware
December 16, 2011 – 08:01 | Comments Off on NoVirusThanks releases four handy system monitoring tools as freeware
NoVirusThanks releases four handy system monitoring tools as freeware

Italian security vendor NoVirusThanks has just made four of its previously commercial 32-bit system monitoring tools available as freeware.
And while there’s nothing here to compete with the troubleshooting power of, say, Sysinternals Process Monitor, the …

iSpy 3.5.0 makes budget Big Brother surveillance more efficient than ever
December 8, 2011 – 08:35 | Comments Off on iSpy 3.5.0 makes budget Big Brother surveillance more efficient than ever
iSpy 3.5.0 makes budget Big Brother surveillance more efficient than ever

Developerinabox has released a major update to its powerful open-source surveillance software. iSpy 3.5.0 allows Windows users to use a collection of webcams and microphones as part of a complete security system for free, although certain …

Microsoft rolls out new beta version of Windows Security Essentials 4
November 30, 2011 – 16:13 | One Comment
Microsoft rolls out new beta version of Windows Security Essentials 4

Microsoft has released a public beta version of its Windows Security Essentials package, giving users a sneaky glimpse of what to expect from future releases. There are not a huge number of changes to speak …

Review: AVG Family Safety 2012
November 29, 2011 – 19:34 | Comments Off on Review: AVG Family Safety 2012
Review: AVG Family Safety 2012

Anyone with children will know that it can be difficult to police use of the internet. The fact that you have young children means that you are naturally concerned about web content, and many parents …

Roundup: 25 unmissable tools from the past week
November 4, 2011 – 21:13 | Comments Off on Roundup: 25 unmissable tools from the past week
Roundup: 25 unmissable tools from the past week

Another week has slipped by and another batch of intriguing, exciting and unmissable applications has been released. With so many releases, you can’t be expected to keep on top of them all, so here are …

Secure your Firefox password manager with Secure Login
November 1, 2011 – 13:19 | Comments Off on Secure your Firefox password manager with Secure Login
Secure your Firefox password manager with Secure Login

One of the curses of modern day life is remembering, storing and managing passwords. Whether you use a password manager, store passwords in your browser or try to remember the lot, there are always challenges. …

PC Tools reveals new-look 2012 product range
October 31, 2011 – 13:55 | Comments Off on PC Tools reveals new-look 2012 product range
PC Tools reveals new-look 2012 product range

Security vendor PC Tools has revealed its new-look website and 2012 products. And the company is focusing very much on ease of use, with the claim that all the new releases provide “powerfully simple protection”.
There …

Review: AVG LiveKive 2012
October 26, 2011 – 07:12 | Comments Off on Review: AVG LiveKive 2012
Review: AVG LiveKive 2012

Cloud storage has come a long way in recent years, and the ever increasing number of mobile device means that more and more people are finding different ways to make use of it. The importance …

Lookout Mobile Security can locate your lost iOS device and recover deleted contacts
October 19, 2011 – 11:47 | Comments Off on Lookout Mobile Security can locate your lost iOS device and recover deleted contacts
Lookout Mobile Security can locate your lost iOS device and recover deleted contacts

For many people, their cell phone is one of the most expensive items they own, it is certainly the most valuable possession most people have on them at any given time. Losing a phone does …

Comodo updates its free security range to 2012
October 11, 2011 – 13:02 | Comments Off on Comodo updates its free security range to 2012
Comodo updates its free security range to 2012

Comodo has launched the 2012 range of its free security products. Standalone anti-virus and firewall products Comodo Antivirus and Comodo Firewall are joined by Comodo Internet Security 2012 Premium, which combines both products in one …