Computers are, undoubtedly, the most crucial element in human life, in the contemporary times. While dealing with class assignments that of a school kid to facilitating complex financial deals – a computer finds its application in every walk of life. However, the performance of a machine is seriously curtailed when there is a virus attack on these efficient computers. Unlike the disease bearing viruses, a computer virus is actually a small program code that goes about executing itself without being invoked by the user. This, naturally, consumes up substantial amount of memory, bringing down the performance of the machine. As such, antivirus solutions are readily available in the market these days. In fact, here is a list of the 7 best antivirus solutions that one may avail from the market.
10. Norton Antivirus 2012
It has, unquestionably, remained Symantec’s leading software application for computer protection for the past several years at a stretch. It provides a responsive and a rigid defense against all types of harmful software applications. Norton product is also dependable in safeguarding machines from viruses filtering through the internet.
9. Kaspersky Antivirus
It is an efficient antivirus application. Moreover, it is one of the best virus detecting applications in the market. The Kaspersky application does not allow the machine to slow down because of a virus attack. Its free trial set just like other prominent antivirus software applications are readily available in the internet.
8. AVG Antivirus
AVG is the most popular free antivirus software that highly competes with the other expensive antivirus applications. Interestingly, it operates with three components, namely, Web Shield, Link Scanner and AVG Toolbar. AVG can be easily downloaded, as well as updated regularly from the Internet.
7. Shield Deluxe 2012
It is a lower-end version of antivirus application. Contrastingly, it provides excellent virus and spyware protection to its users. Moreover, it is also capable to perform efficient file scanning, sneaky web browsing and expert parental control and many more.
6. ESET NOD32 Antivirus
Most importantly, this antivirus solution has superb user-friendly graphical features. Along with that it can be installed pretty fast too. These factors have made this popular product in the market. The efficiency of this software application in wiping out all possible virus threats to a machine is truly unquestionable.
5. Trend Micro Titanium
Trend Micro Titanium is another popular product in the computer antivirus category. It curbs a substantial number of malicious software codes from running on a machine. It also provides real-time updates. It is ideal for the personal PCs and laptops in particular.
4. Zone Alarm
It is a special type of antivirus software, which deserves separate mentioning. As antivirus software, it is truly dependable. Moreover, it can be installed pretty easily. However, the performance of the application is dependent on the support provided by various community forums on the internet.
3. Webroot Secure Anywhere Antivirus 2013
Webroot Secure Anywhere Antivirus puts a stop to the viruses as well as worms, which subsist with the intention to contaminate other PCs, but it also defends you during internet surfing sessions by jamming injurious internet sites and IP addresses.
2. F-Secure Antivirus 2013
This is among the top notch antivirus software programs owing to its easy to use interface. It is streamlined, quick and effective and light weight.
1. Bitdefender Antivirus Plus 2013
It stays at the second position. Bitdefender Antivirus Plus provides effectual safety and simple usability; it makes use of resources in an effective manner.