Installing antivirus in all kinds of smartphones, computers, laptops, and other devices has become need of the hour primarily because of wide range of internet threats prevalent today. Antivirus softwares work by detecting, preventing, removing or disarming malicious softwares or programs. Top 10 antivirus softwares are given below:
#1.Kaspersky Total Security 2015
This security suit is for Andorid, ipad, iphone, windows, and Mac. It comes with straightforward and simple installation process. Interface is clear where every tile in home window would lead to settings and status information. The complete suite includes firewall, parental control, anti-spam, antivirus, anti-phishing, online browser protection, online banking security, and lots more. This tool will protect banking details as it combines website security check with virtual keyboard and encrypted connections. Some latest features induced in it are webcam security, stop intruders hacking especially into phone camera, tablet, or notebook.
#2.Bitdefender Internet Security 2015
It is counted among the best security tools for laptops and Personal Computers. Post installation, it provides tiles interface similar to that of Windows8. There will be 4 subsidiary tiles and 3 large tiles for giving easy and quick access to all key functions of the program. Its features include 2-way firewall protection, online backup, parental control, anti-theft provision, anti-malware, antivirus, tune-up, online banking protection, and anti-spam, among many others which can be found in a more detailed review of Bitdefender 2015.
#3.G Data totalprotection
This internet security tool is from G Data that is German company. This suite includes anti-spam, browser protection, parental control, firewall, and antivirus kind of features. It offers secure data store, backup, and startup manager including FTP though online storage isn’t included. The interface is revamped so as to give better effect. G Data offers conventional layout where there are 9 icons along top panel, each icon acting as tab to corresponding control region. Well organised individual panels with switches and checkboxes are organised and clear. A feature known as BankGuard is for browser protection that resides in browser for defending installed Trojans post SSL-encrypted data.
#4.eScan total security
This is a good value and quick internet security software for android, PC, and Mac. It comes with freshly designed interface that is easy-to-understand. Nine panels are there. Any panel when clicked will lead to info overlay and settings. Separate links are provided at bottom for update and scan as well as for series of utilities. For mails and files, 9 main panels provide AV. It offers privacy control, web protection, anti-spam, two-way firewall, identity protection, cloud protection, as well as endpoint security (USB and other drive cleaning). This software comes with flexible scan mode enabling scanning of registry, entire PC, memory, CD/DVDs, USB drives, as well as completely customisable scanning.
#5.Trend Micro Titanium Internet Security 2015
This security software is light in weight and has fair speed. It takes less time to start as well as shutdown. It comes with on-demand manual scanning, on-access scanning, and many more features. User interface of Trend Micro is pretty simple to understand. Its primary window includes 5 tabs namely Family, data, privacy, Mobile/PC, and overview tab. The screen includes settings button, scan button, as well as security-report button. It offers complete protection against virus, malware, spyware, and so on.
This is a multi-platform security tool that is available at extremely reasonable price. This antivirus tool is for Android, Mac, as well as Windows Operating Systems. It offers features like firewall protection, parental control, anti-spam modules, anti-malware, AV, and many more. The android version comes with mobile security feature wherein remote data protection on stolen laptop is also provided. For PC, it offers parental control feature that helps parents in keeping an eye on their kid’s internet activities.
#7.Bullguard Internet Security 2015
This is among the most comprehensive and best security suites available in market and offers excellent protection against virus as well as malware. The core modules of Bullguard Internet Security include anti-virus, spam filter, vulnerability scanner, online back-up, tune-up, safe browsing, spam filter, firewall, parental control, and so on. It comes with revamped interface meaning cleaner look. Each primary module has small control panel that is within home screen. It has unusually comprehensive backup facility with ability to not just set different schedules for varying folders, files, and ad categories but also to offer control on number of backup copies that are kept in addition to setting different schedules to remove older backups.
#8.Symantec Norton 360
This is a new and fresh internet security tool that comes with core modules for covering anti-spyware, 2-way firewall, browser protection, anti-spam, anti-virus, and lots more. It offers features like identity protection, PC tune-up, online backup, online storage, and parental control. Entire suite can be controlled using single window that displays 4 yellow coloured panels on white background. The 4 panels include Tuneup, Backup, Identity, and Security with security covering updates, firewall, and scans. With separate Task panel, it becomes easy to perform individual tasks as well as drill down. Several extras have been incorporated in this product so as to offer complete protection.
#9.Qihoo 360 Internet Security
This security suite is modern and clean. Though it has limited features, yet its performance is excellent. This is antivirus protection software that provides support against all kinds of malware and spyware by checking suspicious usage of system resources. Web protection feature works by using database of familiar troublesome sites as well as issues anti-phishing alerts. Sandbox is also available with this tool where individuals can load their untested programs for checking for threats. Its trace cleaner will remove unwanted media remnants as well as browsing history.
This is a reliable internet security suite offering great value protection for mobiles, laptops, and PCs. This is one of the most economical ways of protecting your tablets, smartphones, laptops, and PCs. Though it is designed for Windows PC, it has applications for iOS, android, and OS X as well. There are large tiles performing 4 primary functions like subscription, home and PC network tools, data protection, and parental controls. It comes with transaction protection and web browser guard feature as well.