Category Archives: Emsisoft News

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Emsisoft News [Sep, 19, 2017]

Emsisoft and Windows Firewall: Your questions, answered.

Emsisoft answers your questions concerning Emsisoft Anti-Malware and Windows Firewall. Find out why we believe it to be an excellent solution to protect you from malware threats.

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Emsisoft News [Sep, 1, 2017]

New in 2017.8: Windows Firewall Fortification

Emsisoft Anti-Malware 2017.8 introduces a new Firewall Fortification feature that blocks illegitimate manipulations of Windows Firewall rules.

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Emsisoft News [Aug, 22, 2017]

NEW in Emsisoft Mobile Security: Account Privacy, Android Wear and more

The latest update to Emsisoft Mobile Security brings support for fingerprint unlock, Android Wear and a brand new Account Privacy feature to identify email account breaches.

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Emsisoft News [Aug, 10, 2017]

Merging Emsisoft Internet Security with Emsisoft Anti-Malware

Starting 2 October 2017, Emsisoft Internet Security will be merged with Emsisoft Anti-Malware.

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Emsisoft News [Aug, 1, 2017]

New in 2017.7: Forensic Log and Auto-resolve mode for Behavior Blocker alerts

The new Forensic Log allows you to reproduce exactly what happened and when, while the new Auto-resolve mode for the Behavior Blocker makes all decisions on its own.

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Emsisoft News, Product [Jul, 3, 2017]

New in 2017.6: Double Pulsar Mitigation and Email Notifications

Improved Emsisoft Behavior Blocker to detect and stop attempts of Double Pulsar to exploit the computer. Also introducing a new Email Notification feature with granular settings.

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Emsisoft News, Product [May, 31, 2017]

New in 2017.5: Anti-Ransomware

New main guard component “Anti-Ransomware” that emphasizes on the trusted ransomware protection abilities that were previously part of the Behavior Blocker component.

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Emsisoft News, Product [May, 1, 2017]

New in 2017.4: Scheduled USB scans and bug fixes

The 2017.4 product update brings scheduled USB scans for consumers, the ability to view and reset individual settings for Emsisoft Enterprise Console customers and important bug fixes.

Emsisoft News, Enterprise, Product [Mar, 30, 2017]

New in 2017.3: Improved protection, scan of removable drives, and more

The Emsisoft 2017.3 product update brings improvements to block new malware- and ransomware-behavior, an improved surf protection to block malware- and phishing-hosts, and a scan option when connecting new USB devices.

Emsisoft News [Mar, 13, 2017]

Team up for better surf protection: Online and in the water

Emsisoft proudly announces the launch of their surf protection campaign with Surf Life Saving New Zealand.

Emsisoft News [Mar, 8, 2017]

Behind the scenes: Surf protection drones in action

Go behind the scenes of Emsisoft’s surf protection trial at Manganui Beach, and find out how drones and GPS drifters provide crucial data to protect surfers.

Emsisoft News, Product, Security Knowledge [Feb, 28, 2017]

New in 2017.2: Faster software startup and more

The Emsisoft 2017.2 product update brings speed improvements when restarting the software, better Windows Security Center integration, new scan settings options and more.

Emsisoft News, Security Knowledge [Feb, 28, 2017]

Emsisoft feature highlight: Exclusions for scanning and monitoring

Emsisoft’s sophisticated Exclusions feature helps power users and admins to customize monitoring and scanning requirements using wildcards and environmental variables.

Emsisoft News, Security Knowledge [Feb, 17, 2017]

Emsisoft reverses and decrypts Hermes ransomware in real-time

Emsisoft CTO and Head of our Malware Research Lab, Fabian Wosar, cracks Hermes Ransomware by attacking the encryption generator.

Emsisoft Lab, Emsisoft News [Feb, 9, 2017]

HTTPS interception: What Emsisoft customers need to know

We address recent media attention around whether antivirus software poses a threat to users’ safety because it intercepts encrypted HTTPS online traffic, and why Emsisoft customers do not need to worry.

Emsisoft News, Reviews & Awards [Feb, 7, 2017]

AV-Comparatives names Emsisoft Anti-Malware top-rated product of the year!

AV-Comparatives’ annual summary names Emsisoft Top-Rated product of 2016 for file detections and low-system impact.

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Emsisoft News, Product [Feb, 1, 2017]

Introducing: Emsisoft product updates and new versioning scheme (2017.1)

Introducing a simplified versioning scheme and all the new features for Emsisoft’s Windows protection products in January 2017.

Emsisoft News, Update EAM [Jan, 3, 2017]

Emsisoft Anti-Malware & Emsisoft Internet Security 12.2 released

Version 12.2.0.7060 is a minor release that adds improvements in usability, compatibility and stability