At Lavasoft, we believe that every computer user, regardless of economic status or geographic location, must have the power to control their individual privacy and security when they use the Internet. That is why we continue to offer Ad-Aware Free, a proactive malware removal tool that allows users to combat today?s toughest cyber threats. With over 450 million downloads worldwide, Ad-Aware Free delivers a proven technology trusted and used by more people than any other online security product. Ad-Aware Free features real-time anti-malware protection, rootkit protection, and community-driven initiatives to ensure that you have the power to protect yourself online. Ad-Aware Free Antivirus+ now includes the following features that were, up to now, reserved for our paid products: ? Gaming (silent) mode ? Advanced Rootkit Protection ? Enhanced Real-Time Protection ? Download protection to block malicious files before they are written to disk