June 2008
New Ad-Aware 2008 Plus & Pro - Now with Anti-Virus Protection!

Ad-Aware 2008 has arrived! Our trusted anti-spyware now integrates virus protection into one seamless application for Plus and Pro versions, delivering even bigger and better detection.

And the new and improved solutions to keep you secure won’t stop there…by popular demand, we will soon offer standalone anti-virus software. Stay tuned next month for release information!

In this issue, we have details on the extended benefits of Ad-Aware 2008, some lighter snippets of company news, and the latest from Lavasoft Research – if you’re one of the many who use popular file sharing sites, our Bad Behavior article is a must read.

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Ad-Aware 2008: Bigger and Better Detection
Boost your defenses with this new version.

Technology’s Best and Brightest
Get to know Lavasoft’s own Microsoft MVPs.

Words from Around the World
What you like about Lavasoft – our ‘Testimonial Challenge’ results are in.

Lavasoft Store Special Offers Partner Products
New Targets in Detection
Protect your privacy with a complete list of new targets for May 2008.

Threat Check
Find out which threats have been creating the most buzz among Ad-Aware users this past month.

Bad Behavior
There are many online nasties to choose from when it comes to behaving badly. Read about our pick for
June – malicious media files.

New! Ad-Aware 2008 Plus and Pro Learn More

78Percentage of computer users who lack core protection to keep their computers, information and families safe from cyber criminals.
Source: National Cyber Security Alliance

The phrase blended threats is often used to describe today’s online threat landscape; cyber criminals increasingly use combinations of malware (worms, Trojans, rootkits, viruses), along with multiple attack routes, to get past users’ defenses.

We’ve received a few common queries from our LN readers on the new, extended virus protection in Ad-Aware 2008 Plus and Pro. Here are your questions answered.

“Long considered the grandfather of antispyware programs, Ad-Aware keeps getting better.”

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