Emsisoft Anti-Malware protects your PC from malware-based hacker attacks. Its special capabilities in dealing with trojans, worms, dialers and spyware make it an indispensable enhancement to any protection system, whether on a private PC or a company network.
The unique Malware-IDS technology in the background guard provides the first line of defense against individual attacks by highly specialized Trojans that cannot be recognized by signature-based anti-virus software. These types of Trojans are a favorite attacker tool for spying on Online Banking access data and company secrets. The Malware-IDS is also able to block Rootkits effectively.
What's new in Emsisoft Anti-Malware 6?
- Completely re-written dual scan engine framework for multi-core optimizations.
- 450% speed improvement on average – with the same things being scanned.
- Advanced caching for self optimizing scans – it gets faster with every scan.
- New direct disk access scan mode for better rootkit detection (TDL-3, ZeroAccess, TDL-4, Sinowal).
- Changed scan presets - added Rootkit scan, excluded Cookie scan.
- Improved false positive handling.
- Desired actions to be taken on scan completion can be set before the scan now, too.
- The postfixes of infections were changed to !E1 and !E2.
- New animation during active scans.
- User interface simplifications for better usability.
- Added loading scan engine animation in security setup wizard.
- Missed scheduled scans can optionally be run on next program startup.
- Significantly reduced performance impact of the file guard with smart caching.
- Optimizations to strongly speed up the boot process.
- Reduced false positives in real world use due to internal rating system.
- File guard file extensions list can now be reset to defaults.
- Internal and custom host blocker rules can be viewed more conveniently now.
- Re-organized the guard tray icon menu to provide quick access to common features.
- User accounts are no longer required. Switched to a simple key-based system.
- Simplifications in license dialogs.
- New referral rewards program to obtain a full version license for free by referring new users.
- Get 1 month for free by referring another 1 month trial user.
- Get 6 months for free by referring a buying customer.
- New long term customer bonus program – renewals get 5% cheaper every year.
- Improved notification when license is about to expire soon.
- Each license is limited to use on one computer now.
- Settings can now be exported and imported by category.
- Added security prompts to confirm final deletion of files, rules or logs.
- Added newsletter subscription link in news area.
- Improved update system for greater stability of online updates.
- No more use of the registry to store settings – using ini files now.
- Code cleanup and improvements to avoid potential crashes and hangs.
- Simplified the setup process significantly.
- Removed the trojan horse animation.