I am super happy to announce that this week represents a culmination of a long process with our friends at Avanquest. After more than 10 years of working closely together, the companies have agreed to merge with Avanquest buying a controlling stake in our 3 businesses. This deal values the 3 acquisitions at a… Read More Avanquest Software buys 50.1% stake in our group: adaware, Lulu software, Upclick.
MONTREAL – Lavasoft today reiterated its firm pledge to keep sensitive user information confidential, as part of the company’s ongoing dedication to protecting its customers. Lavasoft’s top priority has always been its users’ privacy – making confidentiality the most important part of its business. “Lavasoft exists to help customers preserve their privacy and protect their data… Read More Lavasoft Confirms Its Commitment to Privacy – Antivirus Maker Does Not & Will Never Sell Customer Information
I want to share with you the results of my company, Lavasoft’s, 2015 Cyberbullying and Online Safety Study. We surveyed more than 200 students aged 10 to 18 on their experiences with cyberbullying, as well as their online safety habits, including parental controls. As cyberbullying remains a present and growing threat to today’s constantly-connected children… Read More 1 in 4 U.S. Teens and Preteens Has Been Cyberbullied
Think about everything you’ve downloaded to your PC over the past six months. Can you remember each program or file you downloaded, and where that download came from? Most likely not, and even if you can, you may have gotten more than you bargained for – in fact, you may be infected with spyware that… Read More Are Your Keystrokes Being Recorded?
Even when good companies (Lenovo) try to do the right thing, transparency to its users and the overall community is key. Here’s a small article published on ABC News where I am quoted. Read more >> http://abcnews.go.com/Technology/lenovo-faces-uproar-superfish-adware/story?id=29085435
Some thoughts on the role of PC Security Software, its outlook and our new path to protecting our users: http://www.businessinterviews.com/Daniel-Assouline-Lavasoft
We did it. With Stephen Bronfman at the helm of this year’s Combined Jewish Appeal campaign, we raised $45.2m for the neediest in our community and worldwide. I was proud to chair this year’s Sephardic Campaign and even prouder to work with the most committed and fun team I’ve had the pleasure to deal with: … Read More $45m raised for the Montreal Community