March 15 message, the professional anti-virus company Trend Micro has announced that it has acquired HijackThis – remove spyware WindowsPC.
According to foreign reports, HijackThis is developed by a Dutch student MerijnBellekom tool. This tool is mainly a technical user to find spyware infected Windows system and removing them. According to Trend Micro HijackThis has been downloaded over 10 million times, but did not disclose financial details of the agreement.
trend is developing for the Windows Vista and IE7 in β version of HijackThis include additional new functionality “AnalyzeThis” allows users to see the PC on the threat level.
According to a blog
said Bellekom sold HijackThis because he did not have time to continue to develop the software. He wrote in the last year I’ve been in the development of a not yet completed the upgrade, I still have not had enough time to complete it.In addition to β
version of HijackThis, the trend of the three also announced this week a first version of TrendProtect ━ ━ help ensure security when you surf the Internet browser plug-ins. Trends in a statement said that the tendency of these versions offer free tools and service commitments.Trend
that β and β version HijackThis2.0 Version TrendProtect appear in the next trend Site TrendSecure week. Initially, the two products are compatible with the English version of Windows operating system.