updated 10:50 pm EDT, Tue June 1, 2004
Internet Cleanup 2.0
Aladdin today announced , a new version of the company's privacy tool that "blocks suspicious data transmissions, cookies, referring URLs, ad banners, and pop-up windows. The software cleans up e-mail attachments and instant messaging log files to protect confidential information. Version 2.0 also offers secure file deletion [and] also manages browser cookies, allowing users to protect their preference and password-saving cookies while deleting the rest." Other new features include SpyAlert for monitoring transmissions by all applications,, better cookie management, deletion of more types of files (instant messaging logs, email attachments, etc.). Upgrades to the $30 utility (for Mac OS X 10.2 or later) are $20.