So far the responses and reviews for Ad-Aware 11 Beta have been tremendously positive! We're really close in launching and are currently doing the finishing touches, ensuring that the Ad-Aware 11 Free will be the best free anti-malware application out there.





There no doubt that spam is a major issue for most internet users. Since the celebrated arrival of email, spammers have found it to be a suitable medium to promote their products and services. Spam has evolved from consisting of harmless advertisements to becoming a carrier of dangerous viruses and other applications that can damage your computer. These junk emails are also known to cause identity theft wherein a user’s personal details are hijacked by the spammers through devious means.


We've all encountered it. We’re all familiar with it… We’ve all seen those irritating alerts when using our computers. Those pop up messages that are continuously popping up at the bottom right corner of your screen. Ahhhh…. The joys of software updates.


We have big news this month: Ad-Aware AdBlocker Beta is coming soon to your screens! We're really close in launching and are currently doing the finishing touches, ensuring that the Ad Blocker will be the best ad blocking application out there!


Lavasoft News has compiled a list of "security shorts" - summaries of other online security stories making news and headlines around the security world this past month...


Identity theft has always been a concern, but with more and more details of our private lives openly accessible on the Internet, it is at unprecedented levels and it is easier than ever for cybercriminals to steal somebody's identity. 



A strong password is an important protection to help you have safer online transactions. Here are steps you can take to create a strong password. Some or all might help protect your online transactions:

•    Length - Make your passwords long with eight or more characters.


Are you safeguarding your important passwords? Have the e-mails you sent been accessed by unwanted eyes? How private are your personal documents?

 

In today's world, with cyber crime rates at record highs, it's no wonder that people are concerned about their sensitive information and looking for ways on how to portect them.



Lavasoft News has compiled a list of "security shorts" - summaries of other online security stories making news and headlines around the world this past month...



Some of us may be unfamiliar with the many tech terms that spruce up every so often. Firewall can also be a term that not many are familiar with. 

According to a study by National Cyber Security Alliance, only 4 percent of Americans say they understand firewalls “completely”, while more than 44 percent don’t understand firewalls at all - or know if they have one enabled on their PC. So for those who feel unsure, keep reading to find out why a firewall is a necessary part of your online defense.


Facebook, Twitter, Google+, YouTube, Pinterest, LinkedIn and other social networks have become an essential part of online lives. Social networks are a great approach to stay connected with others, but you should always be aware about how much personal information you post...


We would like to share with our users the newest review that was issued from PC Mag regarding Ad-Aware Free 10.5 - We're definitely very proud of this review! We will continue to improve this software and ensure that we provide the best protection to all of our users...