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

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Application has windowsNo
Internet serverNo
Uses the internetNo
Imports potentialy dangerous functionsNo
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NameAdaware
FoundedGermany (1999)

Adaware , formerly known as Lavasoft , is a software development company that produces spyware and malware detection software, including Adaware antivirus . Adaware 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 Adaware antivirus in three editions, one free and the other two, Pro and Total, commercial. Other Adaware products include Adaware Ad Block, Adaware Web Companion, Lavasoft Digital Lock, Lavasoft File Shredder, Lavasoft Privacy Toolbox and Lavasoft Registry Tuner. Adaware’s headquarters are in Montreal, 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 Adaware antivirus product. In 2011, Lavasoft was acquired by the Solaria Fund, a private equity fund front for entrepreneurs Daniel Assouline and Michael Dadoun, who have been accused of selling software that is available for free, including Adaware antivirus prior to acquiring the company itself.
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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
Version11,0,4516,0
Parent processC:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
Can be uninstalledYes
EncryptedNo
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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