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10 MOST DOWNLOADED ANTIVIRUS PROGRAMS FOR WINDOWS

Avast

It is very well known that computers may be harmed in many ways. Antivirus software is software used to prevent, detect and remove malware such as: computer viruses, malicious BHOs, hijackers, rannsomware, keyloggers, backdoors, rootkits, trojan horses, worms, malicious LSPs, dialers, adware and spyware. Nowadays there are many software programs which help you protect your computer, as well as your privacy. This is the list of the antivirus programs which are the most downloaded, used and recommended.

REVIEW: ADVANCED SYSTEMCARE

Advanced SystemCare

Advanced SystemCare is a computer tool for Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, and Windows 2000 created by IObit. Advanced SystemCare includes a free version and a paid (PRO) version. Functions on both versions include cleaning up computer registries, a disk defragmentation, scan for malware, and clean up broken shortcuts. The Free version includes basic system clean, fix, and optimization, as well as basic protection from security threats. The Pro version includes more automated tools: fuller system tune-up for speed, clean windows registry in depth, automatic and active optimization, malware & spyware scan and removal, 24/7 technical support, automatic updating, and different skins and themes.

The latest version of this program is called Advanced SystemCare with Antivirus 2013. This is a combination of the existing Advanced SystemCare with an antivirus engine provided by BitDefender. The Version 6.3.0.269 includes: Improved Malware Removal for safer protection; Improved algorithm for faster and deeper scanning in Shortcut Fixer, Cloned Files Scanner, and Disk Explorer; Improved Surfing Protection for safer online surfing and searching; Improved Privacy Sweep for better security; Improved Driver Manager for better hard drive performance; Added more supported languages; and Fixed bugs in previous version.

REVIEW: MALWAREBYTE ANTI-MALWARE

MalwareByte

MalwareByte Anti-Malware is the best software that keeps your computer safe of infecting with any kind of Malwares, Spywares, Trojan… Usually this malwares are causing a big problem to the functioning of your computer. Sometimes is very hard for Anti-Virus program to detect them but MalwareBytes is specially designed software for this kind of hidden infections. Just to know MalwareByte is not an Anti-virus program (you need to have one) it is a program that you need to run periodically so you can protect your computer and stay safe.

1. First Step Install  MalwareByte.

2. Analyze your computer and delete the detected infections.

1. Install the MalwareByte software

THE BEST ANTIVIRUS SOFTWARE FOR 2013

Kaspersky

I had the chance to test some of the reputable antivirus software applications and thus I wanted to share my impressions with everyone. We have tested BitDefender, Kaspersky Antivirus 2013 and F-Secure, which are three of the most wanted applications. There are many interesting conclusions that can be drawn from these tests.

We will start by analysing the BitDefender antivirus first. This is the application that really stands out from the crowd of many antivirus applications that have flooded the market. The newest version that came up in 2013 is especially worth having it, because you will be 100% positive that your computer system will be safe all the time and will resist all attacks like viruses, keyloggers, rootkits and many harmful programs. If it is a comfort reputable test labs like AV-Test and West Coast Labs approve it for usage. The installation is pretty much simple, and the software has a simple user interface that will guide you through all the steps. Keep in mind that the software offers a pre-installation scan of your computer system, and will clean your system once it is finished. It is advisable to use the recommended settings when you are installing the software. When the software is installed, you will see a popup screen like the one presented on figure 1.

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INSTALLING AND SETTING UP MICROSOFT SECURITY ESSENTIALS

Microsoft Security Essentials

It is essential for every computer system to be protected from unauthorized access. Your data should be kept private at all time while browsing on the Internet. So, by bringing out these facts we come to the conclusion that having an antivirus installed on your PC is essential. Anyway, there is one big dilemma that must be cleared out. The first question is why you should pay for this kind of service and how much you should pay. The answer to the dilemma is simple. You don’t have to pay a dime for this kind of service thanks to Microsoft Security Essentials. It is the best free antivirus and Internet security software ever announced. All you will need is a licenced copy of your Windows OS.

The first step is to visit the official Microsoft website and search for the Download & Shop button. Here you will be redirected to a screen like the one presented on Figure 1.

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