Lavasoft Ad-Aware Plus is an Internet security solution which combines anti-virus, anti-spyware and anti-rootkit protection. Ad-Aware Plus is an edition of Ad-Aware family of products that second only to Ad-Aware Pro. Ad-Aware Plus lacks several advanced features such as Ad-Watch Live! Expert mode, Rootkit Removal System – Level 3 Expert mode, network drive scanning, Do Not Disturb mode, Lavasoft toolbar (which may be a giving) and command line support, which Lavasoft Ad-Aware Pro has, otherwise it’s a full featured security product.

Features of Ad-Aware Plus:

  • Complete Malware Protection, Including Anti-Virus and Anti-Spyware
  • Ad-Watch Live! Advanced Real-time Protection
  • Genotype Detection Technology
  • Behavior-Based Heuristics Detection
  • Advanced Level Rootkit Removal System
  • The Neutralizer Malware Removal Tool
  • Minimal Strain on System Resources
  • Download Guard for Internet Explorer
  • E-mail Scanner
  • Customizable Profile Scans
  • Pin-Point Scanning
  • Automatic Pulse Updates & Free Technical Support
  • Full Integration with Windows Security Center

Ad-Aware Plus

Ad-Aware Plus normally costs $26.95 for 1 year subscription license. For a day on Friday, March 26, 2010, everybody can get free Ad-Aware Plus serial number with 1 year validity license, thanks to sponsorship by The promotion will start from midday GMT, Friday 26th of March 2010 through to midday GMT, Saturday 27th of March 2010.

During the 24-hour period, everybody can download the full current version of Lavasoft’s Ad-Aware Plus v8.2, along with a years worth of updates. To download, just head to during the promotional period. Registration with may be required.

Update: Lavasoft Ad-Aware Free Internet Security 8.3