Emsisoft Lab, Emsisoft News [Dec, 1, 2016]

NEW: Emsisoft Emergency Kit 12 – Dual-engine tools for double the cleaning

Emsisoft announces the release of Emsisoft Emergency Kit Version 12. Updated features include an improved scanning engine and an updated user interface.

Emsisoft News, Update EAM [Nov, 30, 2016]

Emsisoft Anti-Malware & Emsisoft Internet Security 12.1 released

Version 12.1.0.6970 is a minor release that adds improvements in usability, compatibility and stability

Emsisoft News [Nov, 28, 2016]

Emsisoft – Surfing the waves of danger

In November 2016, Emsisoft and Surf Life Saving New Zealand announced a joint project to keep swimmers safe. As drowning deaths escalate worldwide, this internationally-focused research hopes to influence water safety authorities globally. Today the project launched on the nearshore of Mt Maunganui, New Zealand, with the deployment of our drones and drifters to map water currents and rip behaviour.

Security Knowledge [Nov, 17, 2016]

Microsoft calling? Mind the tech support scammer!

Popups on your computer telling you that your computer is infected may not be all that they seem. Many scammers are now using popups to scare users into calling for tech support only to be harassed into purchasing services they don’t need.

Emsisoft Lab, Emsisoft News, Security Knowledge [Nov, 16, 2016]

When the tables turn and hackers cry for help

Once again Fabian Wosar, security researcher and head of Emsisoft Lab is the target of ransomware developers. Only this time, the hackers need his help.

Emsisoft News, Reviews & Awards [Nov, 15, 2016]

Emsisoft products proven 100% effective in AVLab study

Though only live for a few weeks, version 12 of our internet security products are already top-rated performers as demonstrated in AVLabs most recent test.

Emsisoft Lab, Emsisoft News [Nov, 7, 2016]

Emsisoft Mobile Security 3.0 – malware protection and more for your Android

Emsisoft announces the release of its version 3.0 edition of Emsisoft Mobile Security. Major updates include: streamlined operation without taking up processing power, improved security features and heightened detection capabilities.

Emsisoft News, Security Knowledge [Nov, 4, 2016]

The Inside Joke: Ransomware hackers need attention, too

Once again the target of malware developers, our security researchers take on twitter trolls and decrypt your files for free.

Emsisoft News, Reviews & Awards [Oct, 31, 2016]

Emsisoft Anti-Malware earns Advanced+ rating in AV-Comparatives Performance Test

The Emsisoft team are proud to receive another Advanced+ rating in AV-Comparatives Performance Test.

Emsisoft News, Reviews & Awards [Oct, 20, 2016]

Emsisoft Anti-Malware rated top performer in AV-Comparatives Scanner Test

Emsisoft scores an Advanced+ rating in AV-Comparatives scanner test.

Emsisoft News [Oct, 19, 2016]

New: Emsisoft Anti-Malware 12 – Keeping you safe from ransomware

Emsisoft announces the release of its version 12 protection products series, including Emsisoft Anti-Malware 12 and Emsisoft Internet Security 12. Major news include: Improved Behavior Blocker, Scan Engine and Anti-Malware Network lookups. New, flexible whitelisting feature, optimized notifications and new user interface.

Security Knowledge [Oct, 16, 2016]

30 seconds and 50 dollars is all it takes to steal your PC login

Many people believe that leaving their computer unattended won’t pose any security risks as long as their device is locked. However, researcher Rob Fuller, of R5 Industries demonstrates that an attacker with physical access to your device can access your login details in seconds.

Security Knowledge [Oct, 13, 2016]

Malware in sex toys: How private is your playtime?

The Internet of Things is a growing area that seems to have no boundaries. It was only a matter of time before it would catch up with the sex toy industry. Malware can infect any internet capable device allowing access to the most private details of pleasure seekers.

Emsisoft News [Oct, 10, 2016]

Sneak peek on version 12 – Public beta available now

You can install version 12 either by selecting the ‘Beta’ update feed in Settings -> Updates, or by downloading the full installer at our beta test forum.

Emsisoft News, Reviews & Awards [Oct, 3, 2016]

Emsisoft for Server receives VB100 award

Emsisoft for Server earns itself a VB100 seal for its efficiency for users and admins of Microsoft’s Windows 2012 Server.

Security Knowledge [Oct, 2, 2016]

No honour among thieves: hackers who hack each other

Ransomware has become a highly lucrative profit earner for cyber criminals. So much so that hackers are now sabotaging the malware of their competitors to secure their share of victims.

Emsisoft News, Reviews & Awards [Sep, 29, 2016]

Emsisoft Anti-Malware earns itself another AV-Test seal

The Emsisoft team are delighted to count another AV-Test seal among many of Emsisoft Anti-Malware’s industry certifications.

Alerts & Outbreaks, Security Knowledge [Sep, 23, 2016]

Yahoo hack hits half a billion users

In the biggest data leak ever made public, Yahoo announces that half a billion user accounts have been compromised. Here’s what you need to know.