ParetoLogic - Anti-Virus PLUS is designed to provide protection
from malware, viruses, spyware, adware, rootkits, keyloggers,
worms, trojans and more. It is also designed to protect from
certain malicious, or 'bad', websites on the internet.
Anti-Virus PLUS has a free scan and is available for
download right now.
- Anti-Virus PLUS features include security protection from:
Malware, Viruses, SpyWare, AdWare, Worms, Keyloggers,
Trojans, Rootkits and a lot more threats.
This software operates in real-time protection and also features
a "gamer mode" to try keep the security presence to a minimum so as
to keep the impact on your gaming low.
There is also protection from certain malicious websites based
on their addresses. The software tries to block access to
these 'bad' sites when on the internet, for example to prevent them
from installing malware.
Scans may be scheduled to run at a specific time, or performed
on demand. Users may perform a full scan, quick scan or a
customized scan to suit requirements, in both scheduled and on
Anti-Virus PLUS Scan Screen with
Full Scan, Quick Scan and Custom Scan.
Example Scan Results Screen with items
The scan results screen provides a lot of information on the
objects detected during the scan. You can see the location of the
detection, the severity and further details. The user can
then be prompted as to what action they wish to take.
Anti-Virus PLUS is also updated to try keep pace with the latest
threats as they might emerge.
Whilst the software lacks a SPAM filter on it's own, ParetoLogic
also has the Spam Controls software for dealing with
System Requirements - Operating
Microsoft Windows Vista
Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 2
Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4
Note: All operating systems refer to
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Results: The detail
and options on the scan results screen allows the user to
select which action they prefer to take with the object
detected. There is also a lot of information on the nature of
Level: The protection
level screen makes it easy for the user to select the level
of protection, which may be handy for novice users.
Mode: The Anti-Virus
PLUS gaming mode still offers a great degree of protection,
whilst trying to have minimal effect on system resources that
high power gaming requires.
Integration: Anti-Virus PLUS
provides virus, malware type protection, however features
like the SPAM filter may be handled in the separate Spam Controls package.
Vigilance: You may refer to our
Security Solution Summary as to the
importance of understanding how software security should be
complimented with your own caution and vigilance.
Features: The free scan is a deep scan and is