Back to School PC Security: Protect Your Computers with SecureAPlus Antivirus for Free

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Back to School-Protect Your Computers with SecureAPlus Antivirus for Free

Back to school time is here and it’s that time of the year to help students and educators stay safe online by protecting computers and laptops from harmful digital threats such as ransomware, malware, and virus. You may be wondering:  “What is the big deal about this thing?” According to a survey conducted by Intel Security in the United Kingdom (UK) with 1,000 students, half of them have no security software installed on any of their devices. Windows devices, especially desktops and laptops, contain information important information and by tapping onto any available public Wi-Fi to go online, students and … Read More

Premium Add-on Launches Alongside Accessible New Pricing for SecureAPlus Premium

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SecureAPlus is launching Premium Add-on, a new optional feature, exclusive to SecureAPlus Premium users, that allows them to add additional security measures that will help with both improving the detection capabilities of the solution as well as enhance remote security capabilities that are needed for managing multiple devices. SecureAge Technology, the company behind SecureAPlus, has partnered with award-winning anti-virus maker, Avira, to power the new optional offline anti-virus. The additional options for the offline anti-virus premium add-on was a much-requested feature by the SecureAPlus user base due to a need for a consistently high level of detection for occasions whereby the 12 cloud … Read More

Second Opinion Scanning Feature Changes

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Second opinion scanning mechanics is set to be updated upon the release of the next version of SecureAPlus. Application Whitelisting has always been at the very core of the SecureAPlus solution. In fact, SecureAPlus was originally meant to be a pure application whitelisting solution. It was through the feedback of our Beta community that we have decided to integrate scanning capabilities which eventually led to what is now Universal AV. As scanning capabilities became an integral part of SecureAPlus as a security solution, some users have voiced out that they would like to be able to consult other online services … Read More

SecureAPlus Antivirus Releases Themes with Its First Update in 2017

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As part of its initial update for the year, the Themes feature introduces an alternate look to SecureAPlus and opens up the opportunity for new and unique designs from its users. 24 January, Singapore – In the first month of the new year and a few days leading up to the Lunar New Year, SecureAge Technology releases an update to SecureAPlus with general fixes and a new Customized Themes feature. Since its major user interface revamp in 2016, SecureAPlus has been incorporating a striking combination of colors to both set itself apart and to help users be able to identify … Read More

Maintenance of SecureAge Technology Servers

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The SecureAge Technology servers will be temporarily shutdown for maintenance on the following date: 17 December 2016 (Saturday) @ 0800H – 2000H SGT For information on when this is on your time zone please visit the following URL: View Maintenance Schedule in Other Timezone Note that the core protection of SecureAPlus from Application Control & Application Whitelisting will still be fully functional and that any untrusted applications will still be blocked from running. The same is also true for Jotti 2nd Opinion Scanning and the Offline AV (if enabled). During this time the following services are affected: SecureAPlus & SecureAge … Read More

The Value of a Good Anti-Virus Software

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Through the times viruses and now malware has evolved in the way it distributes itself – taking full advantage of the Internet and turning itself into a much larger threat than ever before. Just as viruses have made themselves available and propagating over the web, downloadable anti-virus software are now easily accessible, and a lot of them are free. So the question beckons, in a time when viruses and malware multiple and reinvent at an alarming pace, how has anti-virus software remain relevant? What features should people be looking for in order find good value in antivirus software? ESSENTIAL FEATURES … Read More

Malware Removal Programs: Everything You Need to Know

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Malware removal tools are a dime a dozen these days. It goes to show how big of a problem malware is. But what is the difference between a malware removal tool & anti-malware software? A quick Google Search of the term “malware removal tool” or even “malware removal programs” shows the usual suspects in the consumer IT security industry. So to answer the question, they’re basically the same thing. The main difference is that people who search for these programs this way have the mindset that they’ve already been infected and are looking into a way to essentially find and … Read More

Spyware in a Much Connected World

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Spyware was not always used for nefarious purposes. In fact spyware was originally used as tracking software that was intended for legitimate use such as for employee productivity monitoring (under legal circumstances) and even parental control. Even it’s use for advertising was originally intended to make things better with contextual ads designed to appeal to the most relevant needs of users who browse the web instead of simply making one-size fits all ads on the internet that often miss their mark and run out of budget before they even reach the right audience. From Tracking to Spyware But it’s when … Read More

Polish-Based AVLab Awards SecureAPlus Highest Anti-Ransomware Rating

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SecureAPlus recently received the highest possible rating in a ransomware security test conducted by AVLab, an independent antivirus tester based in Poland. The original report along with a look at the malware threat landscape of 2016, specifically on ransomware, can be found at the following page (in Polish): AVLab Ransomware Report The test focused on the effectiveness of popular IT security solutions for both home and small/medium enterprises (SME) in the country such as Avast, AVG, Bitdefender, Comodo, Emsisoft, ESET, Kaspersky, Malwarebytes, McAfee, Norton, Panda, Qihoo 360, Sophos, Trend Micro, Zemana and more. These security software along with SecureAPlus were … Read More

Important Announcement: November 2016 Universal AV Server Maintenance

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[Update as of 7 November 2016 – 15:00 SGT] – The SecureAPlus servers are online. It was back by late Friday last week as originally planned but was under observation during the weekend. As of today, it is close to full operational status. We use the term “close” as during our observation period we are still receiving reports of a few users still getting connection issues with the servers. Rest assured that we are working towards resolving this. For most of the SecureAPlus userbase, the connectivity issues should no longer be affecting them. If you are still experiencing connection issues … Read More