Ad-Aware 11 Personal Security

by News Editor on October 1st, 2013 in Lavasoft Products.

Ad-Aware Personal Security 11 is a paid upgrade to Ad-Aware Free Antivirus+ and provides advanced antivirus and anti-spyware protection as well as a complete set of anti-phishing features. It builds upon Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + and completes it with safe online banking and shopping functionality, real-time web filters against online scams and the ability to scan external storage devices. It is available in the following languages: English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Simplified Chinese, Georgian, Russian, Portuguese, Polish, Hungarian & Ukrainian.



Features

New, fluid User-Interface
Designed for ease and usability. Easy to download, install and use, Ad-Aware 11 now sports a light, fluid UI that is a step-up from our previous version with a light, contemporary and modern design. Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + contains the essential protection features - simply enter your key in the UI to download and/or unlock the power of our premium versions.


Shop & bank online safely
Get complete peace of mind when shopping or banking. Our Real-Time Web Filter protects you against phishing attacks by constantly analyzing, in real-time, links that are often found on the Internet, in emails and in messages. With the Real Time Web Filter on, malicious links, content or malware are pro-actively blocked before they can harm your computer.

Avoid online scams
Real-time protection for you and your friends. Ad-Aware keeps your passwords and personal information safe on social networks. Combined with our Real-Time Web Filter and powerful anti-phishing technology, bad links sent out via messaging, chats, emails and communications on social networking sites (such as Facebook, Twitter and Google Plus) are checked in real-time, giving you and your friends a much safer way to communicate.

External storage scan

Scan USB drives or memory keys against malware. Ad-Aware Personal Security can scan both additional hard-drives on your computer(s) and network drives shared amongst your devices. Any additional drives can be added to your scheduled scans or simply right-click on the drive you would like to scan for a quick on-demand scan.
Ad-Aware scans external storage to ensure that your computer stays malware-free.

Fast Antivirus
It’s a superfast antivirus that complements our legendary anti-spyware.
Ad-Aware offers a superfast antivirus engine that works alongside our legendary anti-spyware technology. Two engines work together to block malware from traditional viruses to the more common spyware attacks. Because both engines are made to work together, there are no conflicts or slow-downs typically associated with running two separate security programs – there’s just one easy and superfast security solution. With automatic updates available several times a day, you can rest assured that your computer and files are protected from the ever-evolving threats of the web.

Legendary Antispyware

The world’s most trusted. 450 million downloads and counting. With over 1 billion attacks stopped, there is no doubt Lavasoft knows a thing or two about how to stop cybercriminals. Ad-Aware’s rootkit protection and Real-Time Detection continue to provide a legendary defense against Trojans, password stealers, key-loggers, spyware, adware, fraudsters and identity thieves.

Real-time protection

Immediately detect malware before it harms your PC. Ad-Aware’s Real-Time Protection immediately detects and blocks malware. Powered by behavior-based heuristic scanning, which blocks or suspends malicious processes and infected files that try to start or connect to your system. Ad-Aware’s Enhanced Real-Time Protection effectively prevents malware from damaging your PC or accessing your personal files.

Real-time process protection
Blocks or suspends malicious processes and infected files that try to start or connect to your system preventing them from further infecting your system.

Real-time registry protection
Advanced detection of attempted registry changes, a favorite target for many malware distributors. Ad-Aware 11 alerts you when a program tries to make changes to your registry, giving you the power to block the threat or to allow access.

Real-time network protection
Monitors outgoing network traffic and blocks connections to blacklisted IP addresses and known malicious websites, identifying and stopping active threats.

Download Protection
Download photos, music and movies with confidence. Ad-Aware automatically scans files before they are downloaded on your hard-drive and detects malware before it can ever be launched. Its real-time protection quarantines infected files preventing them from damaging your system.

Safe Browsing
Protection while you browse the web. Ad-Aware’s Safe Browsing feature scans for known bad URLs and websites. It’s a great way to protect yourself from the newest malware being distributed. The Safe Browsing engine constantly checks sites against a constantly updated list of reported malware infected sites. The list is updated every 5-20 minutes and provides real-time browsing protection against the latest web-based exploits, from back door Trojans to exploits and phishing sites.
Ad-Aware Safe Browsing protects you while you browse the web. Every URL is carefully scanned in real-time against a constantly updated list of suspected malware and phishing sites.

Gaming Mode
Play games and watch movies without being disturbed. In Game Mode, your computer remains protected while you play your games or watch a movie without the interruptions or strain on system resources that other security software programs often cause. Game Mode suspends alerts, system scans and auto-updates while you work or play without compromising your security.