Best Antivirus Software 2014 - Top 5

Best Antivirus Software 2014 - Top 5

What is an Anti Virus Program?

Antivirus program is computer software which is used to detect and remove malicious computer viruses, Malware, Trojans, worms etc. Antivirus also helps user from various other harmful objects like malicious Browser Helper Objects (BHOs), browser hijackers, ransom-ware, key-loggers, backdoor, root-kits, malicious LSPs, dialers, fraud-tools and spyware.


Why you need an AntiVirus Software?

1. Anti-virus software is easiest way to protect your digital identity.
2. Easily available over the internet and gives you maximum protection.
3. Antivirus protects user's system against multiple threats.
4. It remove the computer Viruses which can damage your computer and steal your information.
5. Windows and MAC systems can be harmed by malwares, viruses, Trojans or by key-loggers so every system must have an antivirus program installed.


5 BEST ANTIVIRUS SOFTWARE

1. KASPERSKY ANTIVIRUS

- Most Trusted antivirus program globally
- Real time protection from harmful threats
- Extremely fast and reliable
- More then 300 million users

A main feature and benefit and user can have by Kaspersky Antivirus is that it features real time protection, so your computer is being always examined and secured.
The software also gives protection against harmful spyware, malware and from phishing activity too.
It's features are very easy to understand so every user can operate it without any difficulty.The software is easy to use. You can control just about every component of the software to schedule scans for later scanning, adjust security levels of you system, toggle between specific features and change the appearance of the software interface.

2. BitDefender AntiVirus

- Winner of the best antivirus software of 2013.
- It has Advanced Scanning Technology feature which makes it powerful threat scanner.
- User can block Interruptions and Pop-ups.
- Secures your online shopping and  Online Banking .

Bit-Defender Antivirus Plus begins its scanning with the Early Start-Up Scanner when you turn on your system. Protects you while opening suspicious links and while downloading too. 
This program does not pop-up on your screen asking you to take a specific action to protect your system, rather then it works in an “autopilot” mode in which it automatically protects your system without interference. 
It does not slow your processing or interrupt your work with annoying pop-ups. It also protects your Facebook privacy settings from unauthorized changes. This software includes an automatic laptop mode, gaming mode and an emergency restore mode as well as an online remote management ability tool.


3. McAfee AntiVirus

- Extremely Advanced Antivirus.
- 30 Day Money Back Guarantee in case of any defects.
- 24x7 Free Support Provided.
- Protects your online shopping and banking details.

McAfee Antivirus Plus 2014 is an anti-virus software owned by the Intel Corporation and Intel knows  about how to protect devices from threats. McAfee provides excellent antivirus solutions along with 30 day money back guarantee, and free support to its users. 
The best thing in McAfee is that it won’t drain your systems resources whiles scanning your system. It will find vulnerability in your Operating System and also in your web browser and helps in plugging them up. This software is also been redesigned to be friendly for computers with touch screens.
It also has an Anti-Bot feature, which protects your system for robotic software which can steal you personal information while browsing over the internet.

4. Norton AntiVirus

- Five Patented Layers of Protection.
- It is a Advanced Cloud Based Program.
- Detects and removes most harmful Viruses and Spyware.
- Supports Multiple-Device Protection.

Norton is most well known antivirus program around the world. It has Multi-Device Product which can provide you protection for your Windows, Mac, Android devices, iPhones and iPads. 
It provides you necessary protection from viruses, malware, spyware and other threats. It has Safe Web and Safe Search feature which protects you while you are on the internet.
It warns you while opening harmful links and blocks unsafe content. It can also detect phishing emails which may steal your personal information. It includes a new feature which includes protection for your Facebook account, by scanning your news feed for any threatening content.


5. AVG AntiVirus

- Blocks Viruses, Trojans and Spyware.
- Prevents Data from Theft and Spying.
- Blocks Phishing Emails and Links.
- 100 Million active users.


AVG Antivirus is a simple antivirus program for the users who is not looking for a Antivirus with advanced features. Although it has all the basic features to protect your system for latest Spywares, Trojans, Malwares and Viruses. It updates its database everyday so that you can get latest protection. 
This software will not demand your significant system resources, so your system speed will not get slow. This Anti-Virus software also provides you different features which are described below.

    Link Protection scans web, Twitter feeds and Facebook feeds for harmful links.
    File Shredder securely deletes files to prevent snooping. 
    Online Shield protects your system for harmful downloads. 
    Data Safe which encrypts & password protects private files.


These features are excellent additions in this program and provides tremendous protection and security.

Final Words

These are top 5 best antivirus software according to me. There are many more anti-virus softwares available for free, but rather then using a free software use a licensed version to ensure maximum safety. If you know any other good antivirus software then let me know via comments below.
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