September 21, 2010. We have many exciting news at Emsisoft:
HiJackFree 4.5 released
The malware industry is not sleeping…and neither are we. We have been working hard and are now able to present to you HiJackFree 4.5, an improved tool for the fight against threats of all kind. System admin’s in companies and experienced users are the target audience for our analysis software. HiJackFree is free for private users and evaluates running processes and services, shows auto run entries, all open ports as well as browser plug-ins.
Computer professionals have appreciated HiJackFree for a long time, as a substantial tool to detect malware. The new version comes with a lot of changes, most importantly: an improved traffic light evaluates trustworthy, insecure and potentially dangerous processes. Additionally the online analysis was heavily improved and the detail view extended, so even more file information can be seen.
The major functions:
- Manage all running processes and their associated modules
- View open ports and the associated listening processes
- Overview of all existing auto run entries
- Control all services, even those Windows doesn't display
- Listing of all Explorer and Browser plug-ins (BHOs, Toolbars, etc.)
- Manage installed Layered Service Providers (LSPs)
- View all DNS entries in the hosts file
- Analyze the system configuration with using our live online analysis
Download HiJackFree free of charge as a non-commercial private user from our Emsisoft HiJackFree product page.
Emsisoft Anti-Malware receives VB100 Award!
We are very proud to announce that we have been awarded the prestigious "VB100 Award" by the internationally renowned security magazine Virus Bulletin. Virus Bulletin carries out independent comparative testing of anti-virus products and its tests are widely recognized within the computer security industry.
In order to receive "VB100 Award", the antivirus product must fulfill very strict criteria in its default state like detect ALL in the wild viruses during both on-demand and on-access scanning without generating a single false positive when scanning a set of clean viruses. This prize once again confirms that Emsisoft Anti-Malware provides the best possible protection against viruses and malware.
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