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Adaware was founded in 1999 in Germany, and was initially known as Lavasoft. Current headquarter is in Montreal, Canada.

Adaware offers home-user products for Windows, including a free product.

Adaware joined AV-Comparatives’ Main Test Series in 2014 (initially under the company Lavasoft).


Adaware's progress