You have clicked on Ad-Aware service that belongs to Ad-Aware Antivirus made by Lavasoft

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Uses the internetNo
Imports potentialy dangerous functionsNo
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FoundedGermany (1999)
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Lavasoft is a software development company that produces spyware and malware detection software, including Ad‐Aware. Lavasoft software is often bundled into third-party installers, thus reaching unwilling users in the same way used by the malware they claim to figh The company offers a free, downloadable version of Ad‐Aware titled Ad‐Aware Free Antivirus+ and three commercial versions called Ad‐Aware Personal Security, Ad-Aware Pro Security and Ad-Aware Total Security. Other Lavasoft products include Ad-Aware Web Companion, Lavasoft Digital Lock, Lavasoft File Shredder, Lavasoft Privacy Toolbox and Lavasoft Registry Tuner. Lavasoft’s headquarters are in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, having previously been located in Gothenburg, Sweden since 2002. Nicolas Stark and Ann-Christine Åkerlund established the company in Germany in 1999 with its flagship Ad-Aware product. In 2011, Lavasoft was acquired by the Solaria Fund.
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Icon statusNo tray icon
Icon settingNot in the system tray
Executable fileC:\Programme\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware Antivirus\Ad-Aware Antivirus\11.0.4516.0\AdAwareService.exe
Parent processC:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
Can be uninstalledYes
Size on disk486 Kb
Minimum recorded memory usage14.8 Mb
Average recorded memory usage117.4 Mb
Maximum recorded memory usage193.7 Mb
Date when maximum memory usage occured14.10.2013 12:05:13
Minimum recorded CPU usage0%
Average recorded CPU usage1%
Maximum recorded CPU usage100%
Date when maximum CPU usage occured10.10.2013 06:12:58
Started at14.10.2013 23:31:27
Total CPU time 166 seconds
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