Lavasoft Blog

Last year the popular e-commerce platform Magento was impacted by a critical vulnerability. Initially discovered by Check Point security researchers, the vulnerability was privately disclosed to Magento’s owner, eBay. Magento patched the flaw but merchants were slow to adopt the patch and resolve the problem. Two months after the patch was released, 98,000 online merchants had not implemented it.

The popularity of Netflix has created a black market of user credentials for the streaming service. Netflix accounts allow up to four users to simultaneously stream movies and TV shows from the same account. Subsequently, user credentials are stolen then sold for the purpose of piggybacking on existing accounts. 

Today we’re releasing Ad-Aware 11.10.  The latest version of Ad-Aware provides essential security fixes and advanced malware protection. To continuously defend users against the latest threats, we’re treating Ad-Aware 11.10 as an essential update. An update prompt will notify existing Ad-Aware users every time they restart their computer.

To ensure continuous protection, download Ad-Aware 11.10 here.