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Ad-Aware Personal Security

By adaware Free to try Editors' Rating

Editors' Review

Download.com Staff Jan 12, 2015

Ad-Aware Personal Security combines anti-phishing features and Web-filtering technology to protect your PC against phishing attacks and online scams.


Real online protection: The Ad-Aware Personal Security suite provides protection against phishing and other online scams that can suck you in, even if you have virus protection.

Complete toolset: One of the best things about this software is that it provides you with access to a complete toolset in one reasonably sized package.

Clean and intuitive interface: Ad-Aware has certainly kept its software up to modern design and interface standards. Everything is well laid out.


Free alternatives: Similar apps already provide all the same features for free.

Bottom Line

By opening up a complete toolkit of online protection options, Personal Security has everything you need to stay completely safe online.

Full Specifications

What's new in version 11.8.586.8535

Ad-Aware 11.8 features:
  • Now Compatible with Microsoft Windows 10
  • Upgraded Active Virus Control (AVC) SDK
  • New Anti-Spam SDK
  • Bug Fixes and Performance Enhancements
  • Improved Distribution of Definition Files
  • Easier Uninstallation Process
  • Improved Upgrade Process


Release September 3, 2015
Date Added September 3, 2015
Version 11.8.586.8535

Operating Systems

Operating Systems Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows Vista, Windows, Windows 7, Windows XP
Additional Requirements None


Total Downloads 65,066
Downloads Last Week 0
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Developer's Description

Built upon anti-spyware and antivirus protection, Ad-Aware Personal Security real-time web-filtering technology safeguards your PC against phishing attacks and online scams, allowing you to stay protected on social networks and giving you the confidence they need to shop and bank online.

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