New features and screenshots of Ad-Aware Anniversary Edition

Anti-spyware pioneer Lavasoft today announced the global release of Ad-Aware – Anniversary Edition, the latest version of their flagship product that celebrates 10 years of malware detection and removal.

What’s new:

  • Radically reduced computer resource use:  Only 18% of CPU during scans – Improved 60% over the previous version, and markedly better than top competitors including AVG, Kaspersky, Norton 360, and PC Tools
  • Rapid scans hitting 36 MB per second: Top scanning speed over AVG, Kaspersky, Norton, and PC Tools
  • Behavior-based heuristics methodology to pinpoint the newest forms of malware
  • Overhauled real-time blocking with the newly integrated Ad-Watch Live!
  • Lavasoft SmartSet: Default settings based on our expert recommendations mean you are “good to go’ immediately after installation
  • Lavasoft Toolbox: includes AutoStart Manager, ThreatWork, Process Watch and Hosts File Editor
  • Real-time blocking and rootkit protection now also included with the Free version
  • Available in English, Portuguese, Dutch, French, German, Italian, and Spanish, Traditional Chinese (new), Simplified Chinese (new), and Japanese (new).

The price of Ad-Aware remains unchanged at $26.95 for the Plus version and $39.95 for the Pro version. The free version can be downloaded from HNS.

Here are some screenshots of Ad-Aware Anniversary Edition


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