This list of the top ten anti-virus softwares for 2015 will help you keep your computer running great and blemish free without worrying about a lot of attacks on your computer.
- McAfee Antivirus
If you’ve got the money it doesn’t get much better then McAfee Antivirus. With good reviews everywhere and it’s outstanding protection against both privacy threats and viruses it’s a great choice for a low price.
- Malwarebytes Anti-Malware
If you don’t have the cash to spend a great choice is Malwarebytes Anti-Malware. Version 2.0 is current and free which allows you to protect your PC from virus software and do it for the right price, free.
Kaspersky Lab is another amazing paid program and is one of the most award winning softwares on the market. It’s a bit more expensive then McAfee but carries the same weight when protecting your PC with an interface that some people find easier to use.
- Panda Free Anti-Virus
Panda Free Anti-Virus is another great choice for those who don’t have the funds to put into paid software. It’s free, easy to use and has a quick install time. The company also offers a paid program as well, the Pro Edition but allows full use of it’s entry level product for free.
Ad-Aware was long thought to only be an adware protection program but it’s 2015 free program now has an antivirus protection program installed as well. With three purchase options ranging from install on 3-10 computers, online scam alert and an external storage scan it’s a good option for those who use a lot of files and e-mail based work.
- Comodo Cleaning Essentials
Comodo Cleaning Essentials is a great free option for antivirus that requires no installation, cleanup can not be balked by malware and has a good detection rate. It’s less effective against rootkits but when used in conjunction with another free antivirus program it’s been known to be perfect. It’s use is vast because you can call upon it when preexisting malware prevents you from installing or running another security program.
Bullguard was initially launched in 2002 and has built quite a following over the years. It’s inexpensive, effective and is masterful at early detection. The customizable anti-spam tool allows the user to identify what should not be considered spam.
- 360 Total Security
When it comes to a free, stand alone program 360 Total Security takes the cake. It provides antiphishing support, shopping protection and network threat blocking. With the addition of Windows update
Norton is a name that almost everyone who owns a computer has known at one time or another and for 2015 they don’t disappoint. It’s one of the most successful and longstanding antivirus software’s on the market today and it’s been that way for a reason. Having been around for over 20 years, they know their stuff and do it in an affordable way.
Avira certainly scores in all the places that matter. Its easy to use, is all substance and protection with minimal fancy graphic’s on the user interface and best of all, it’s free. It’s scored a 99.4% protection rate, right up there with Kaspersky and Bitdefender. Worth it, particularly for the price. Nothing.