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Windows 7: SuperAntiSpyware 5 released


02 Aug 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 
SuperAntiSpyware 5 released

August 2, 2011

SuperAntiSpyware 5
is now available. Changelog below.

information   Information

Technology Changes
  • All NEW Version 5.0!
  • NEW: User interface - Easy Access and Use
  • NEW: Real-Time Protection - Lighter, Faster and Added Protection!
  • NEW: Faster scanning and updated scanning engine
  • NEW: 30% smaller definition updates resulting in improved performance
  • NEW: Critical Point Scan - Examine critical load points for malware infections
  • NEW: Rescue Scan - Gain control of your system when infection prevent scanning
  • NEW: Scheduler - integrated with the Windows Scheduler for maximum flexibility and control
  • NEW: Quarantine Management System
  • NEW: Repairs - fix problems left behind by Malware
  • NEW: Update System - faster and more flexible
  • NEW: Scan logging - monitor the health of your system
  • NEW: Improved memory management - lighter on your system

SUPERAntiSpyware - Download

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02 Aug 2011   #2

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

Been using pre-release ver5 for a couple of months now. Everyone will be very pleased with this new version, it is a good improvement to an already good program. A Guy
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06 Aug 2011   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 

I just downloaded it today and it is a very big improvement to the other version. The biggest thing I noticed about it (besides the GUI) was the fact that when you run a scan, it scans the registry, your memory, and your files all at one time, which dramatically improves the speed of the scan. Quick scans used to take me anywhere from an 20- 40 minutes; now they're only about 8 minutes. I'm very pleased so far!
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06 Aug 2011   #4

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Win 7 Home Premium 64bit Ver 6.1.7600 Build 7601 - SP1
 
 

Something I have noticed with version 5 that is different from the latest version 4 that I had.

4 would always find tracking cookies, and some things that after cleaning, the OS needed a re-boot, but so far with 5 it finds nothing??

And, does anyone know what 'Enable rescue scan' means or how it is supposed to work?
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06 Aug 2011   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Anak View Post
And, does anyone know what 'Enable rescue scan' means or how it is supposed to work?
Been wondering that myself and found this: Rescue scan
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06 Aug 2011   #6

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Win 7 Home Premium 64bit Ver 6.1.7600 Build 7601 - SP1
 
 

Thank you for the link/explanation.
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06 Aug 2011   #7
bru

Win 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

SAS Free stopped finding tracking cookies for me a while ago. It was like one day it found them while doing a Quick Scan and the next day nothing. A Full Scan was better but still not finding as many as it should.

Support for SAS Free is pretty nonexistent. The response I got was along the lines of uninstall/reinstall (no change) and tracking cookies aren't dangerous. Huh? I want to know why the program stopped finding them not your view on how dangerous they are.

I still run the program but based on this change to how it functions I question its effectiveness. I plan to move to 5.0 soon. I guess I now know it still won't be finding those tracking cookies. CCleaner finds them for me.
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06 Aug 2011   #8

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Win 7 Home Premium 64bit Ver 6.1.7600 Build 7601 - SP1
 
 

Quote:
tracking cookies aren't dangerous. Huh? I want to know why the program stopped finding them not your view on how dangerous they are.
Well said!

Version 4 would regularly find twenty to thirty trackers, now, nada!
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06 Aug 2011   #9

Windows 7 pro 64bit SP1
 
 

The new interface is nice. The only thing it found on its 1st scan was a FP in an Auslogic Registry Defragmenter uninstaller that has been on my system for more than two years.
I give it a 2.5 out of 5 star rating
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06 Aug 2011   #10

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

Funny, SAS has never found tracking cookies on my systems. Maybe because I don't keep cookies, and CCleaner cleans what there might be. A Guy
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