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CCleaner update offers improved privacy controls, renames elements to stop users freaking out, adds bundleware

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It’s fair to say, CCleaner has experienced a lot of problems since Avast acquired it last year. We’ve seen issues with malware, bundled software, and popup ads, and most recently the company was embroiled in a privacy controversy, which led to it pulling the last update. Today, Avast rolls out a new update to CCleaner which adds a number of privacy settings, and sees certain monitoring features being renamed. Avast also takes the opportunity to once again try to install its antivirus software on your PC. Yes, seriously. SEE ALSO: Avast is ruining CCleaner -- malware, bundled software, popup ads...… [Continue Reading]

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