Adware is one kind of malware. It’s not as malicious as viruses that damage systems or spyware that stores data but it is just as annoying and disruptive. It can also carry out unwanted tasks on your device, such as recording your visits to certain locations and displaying ads specifically tailored to those specific locations. This is a great way for authors of adware to earn money without the need to sell their product directly.

Contrary to other products, adaware review gives only Windows security – the free version doesn’t support Mac or iOS devices. It also provides 24 hour technical support for users of its Pro and Total packages. The basic package provides real-time security and behavior monitoring, along with automatic downloading and a robust fire wall. It doesn’t include email and web protection or any other extras such as a file shredder.

In the lab tests conducted by AV-test, the software performed well. It was able eliminate all known threats and block 97% of attacks with a 0-day duration. These numbers are impressive, but they’re not as impressive as the scores of the most popular security suites.

Adaware Total is currently 30 percent more expensive than other competitors. It’s because the company taken the decision to stop offering different levels of protection and instead bundle their tools into a single package. It means that you only get one license but can access a large collection of privacy and PC maintenance features, such as the removal of tracking cookie, optimization tools to speed up Windows boot time, and the ability to prevent apps from accessing the microphone or camera.

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