The last time we offered Bitdefender Total Security, it was one of our most popular deals. Regularly rated as the best security suite with one of the lowest performance impacts on your system (and that's not just our opinion), Bitdefender offers the most flexible protection plans capable of covering all of your devices. Family Pack protects all aspects of your digital life, including PC, Mac, and Android tablets and phones. You can get one year of Bitdefender Family Pack (covering three to five family members) for $39.98. That's less than half the regular price of $99.95.… Read more
Auslogics Antivirus 2013's features and performance make it comparable to big-name programs costing much more. In addition to real-time virus protection, Auslogics Antivirus 2013 also includes antimalware, antiphishing, antifraud, update management, and many other features and extras. It's free to try for 30 days.Pros
Powerful yet low-maintenance: Auslogics Antivirus 2013 is built around robust antivirus and antimalware engines with good test records, but it requires little attention from users, especially in Autopilot mode.
Privacy protection: Auslogics Antivirus 2013 also blocks keyloggers and other threats. Its Vulnerability Scan probes your PC for weak points, evaluates password strength, and … Read more
Want the protection of an antivirus without the slowdown of an antivirus scanner? Thanks to its cloud-based scanner, Panda diverts much of the heavy lifting of an antivirus scan to its powerful servers, keeping your PC quick and responsive. Now the accurate and lightweight Panda AV has become more affordable. For this week only on Download.com, you can get two years of Panda Cloud Antivirus Pro for only $24.99. That's a little over $1 per month for one of AV-Comparatives' top virus scanners.
Main features:Real-time antivirus & antispyware Behavioral analysis protection Process monitor URL & Web … Read more
Comodo Internet Security is Comodo's free antivirus suite. It packs an antivirus scanner and firewall, which are standard for AV suites, but also unique tools like an integrated sandbox environment and a desktop widget.Pros
Virtualized sandbox: Not many antivirus scanners come with a sandbox environment for running unknown programs and Web sites, but Comodo Internet Security goes the extra mile by providing a virtualized environment that looks like Chrome OS. From the virtualized box, you can browse the Web using Comodo's own Dragon browser and not worry about programs making permanent changes to your system. Certain features … Read more
MacBooster helps you increase the processing speed of your Mac by identifying duplicate files, finding and removing malware, and making it easier for you to uninstall unwanted applications. It's a useful but somewhat pricey solution.Pros
Intuitive design: MacBooster features a clear layout and menus that are easy to navigate. The information buttons and help guide offer valuable assistance.
Useful uninstaller and startup optimizer: Two of the features we were especially impressed with were the app uninstaller, which lets you search for applications that you haven't used for a certain number of days, and the startup optimizer, which … Read more
Kaspersky Anti-Virus is a proactive malware scanner and virus removal tool that protects your PC.Pros
User interface: Here Kaspersky has maintained its uncluttered look and approachable interface, similar to that found in Kaspersky Internet Security. As with its other products, Kaspersky has stepped back from differentiating its product with an annual naming scheme, and the result is a consistent brand image that remains strong. Your main security status is front and center, with various tools and options tucked away in a drawer.
Security: Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2014 performed a full scan on our test machine in under 15 minutes. According … Read more
G Data Antivirus Free doesn't excel in terms of interface and features but nevertheless proves to be a reliable security app, offering a super fast scanner and a good permissions manager. While it's ad-free, it includes in its main menu features that can only be used if you upgrade to G Data MobileSecurity 2, the app's older, wiser brother.Pros
Super fast scanning: G Data Antivirus Free pleasantly surprised us with its system scanning speed. On a 16GB Nexus 7 it took only 15 seconds to scan the installed apps, and just 24 seconds to scan all … Read more
As the enhanced version of the award-winning AVL malware scanner for Android, Antiy AVL Pro Antivirus & Security introduces a potent but unstable App Scanner and a comprehensive App Analyzer that offers a deeper level of scanning than mainstream security apps, but lacks essential features like automatic startup and Web protection. In spite of its title, this beta-stage app is free.Pros
State-of-the-art app scanner: Antiy AVL Pro Antivirus & Security scans app packages on multiple levels, providing all-inclusive APK/DEX binary/Opcode/Heuristic analysis for any app on your device, as well as the ability to uninstall apps and … Read more
Though it's freeware, Sophos Security And Antivirus packs up all the security features you need for your smartphone in an appealing interface, offering the same level of protection that many paid apps do. This is a great security suite.Pros
Feature-packed: Sophos Security And Antivirus has it all, from a speedy scanner that can handle 3,436 files in around one minute, to a handy Privacy Advisor for quick app management, to Loss & Theft and Spam Protection, two features which are not offered for free but sold by many popular security apps. What's more, the app features … Read more
Panda Security & Antivirus does deliver good protection, as it promises, offering a Quick and a Full scanner as well as real-time monitoring and several other useful device management tools. But because of its slow scanning and landscape mode interface it may not appeal to everyone. What's more, it doesn't make it clear that it's a seven-day trial until after you've installed it.Pros
Reliable and effective: Both the manual scanning and the real-time app and download monitoring work well, identifying threats and removing them without slowing down your system or nagging you with constant notifications.… Read more