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Adaware is an award-winning security and privacy software provider, empowering users to connect with confidence. Its digital security solutions provide a seamless user experience and peace of mind, protecting users from all forms of malware including viruses, spyware, adware, phishing attempts and drive-by downloads. Previously known as Lavasoft, Adaware has been providing innovative security solutions for users since 1999.


Our products


Adaware Antivirus safeguards your computer from online threats so you can focus on the things that matter to you — connecting with friends, checking email and watching videos. All it takes is one simple installation and we've got you covered.


Adaware Protect is a privacy and security bar that resides on your Windows desktop screen. We provide you with the tools you need to browse the web privately. We take your personal information and privacy seriously. Our software intercepts all web traffic, both incoming and outgoing, and will immediately alert you when suspicious activity is detected.


Hide your personal information and encrypt your activity while your browse the web.

PC Cleaner

Over time PCs get cluttered and tend to slow down. Adaware PC Cleaner can help you speed up and optimize your PC.

Driver Manager

Having the appropriate drivers will guarantee that you use your peripheral devices optimally, and improve the performance of your PC!

Safe Browser

Keep your search history hidden, block cookies and prevent any other attempts to track what you browse online. Our privacy protection will mask your digital identity and prevent online tracking.


By blocking annoying ads and nosy trackers, Adaware AdBlock nearly doubles your browsing speed! And with the most robust antivirus-level cloud-scanning technology of any ad blocker on the market, you’ll be safe from the latest cyber-threats. Say goodbye to uninvited interruptions, and hello to peaceful browsing.