Viruses, malware are not easy to detect and can easily destroy your PC. It can destroy all your important files and data if you are not alert. That’s where antivirus software comes in. If you are a regular internet user, you won’t even know when your PC is downloading spyware, malware and other harmful viruses behind your back. These dangerous malware can hide inside innocent web-pages and emails and then suddenly attack your PC if your PC is not protected enough. These products may not be able to provide top-notch protection as they claim but it will give you a basic protection from such threats. Here, we have gathered five top antivirus programs of 2014 for you. Some of these are free so don’t worry if you are not interested to spend any money and check out the programs.
Bitdefender Internet Security 2014
Bitdefender Antivirus is a well-established internet security software company that offers a wide range of antivirus solutions. One such example is Bitdefender Internet Security 2014, which is a great way to protect your computer from spyware and other harmful threats. The best thing about this antivirus software is its light-weight style and simple-interface. It works quietly on background and only shows up when it needs to eliminate a spyware or virus coming from the internet. The latest 2014 version makes sure it doesn’t bother you for every small thing. You will be only bothered when something really important shows up. There is also a feature for gamers which pauses all the major system scans when you are playing a game. This is a great antivirus for those who don’t know how to use such programs.
Avast Free Antivirus
The Avast antivirus is popular among PC users and has been giving us free protection from virus threats for ages. The best thing about Avast is it offers a fully functional protection from spyware and malware for free. The company has recently released a 2014 version to celebrate its silver anniversary and has been certified by antivirus testing labs because of its good work. The latest version offers a SafeZone where you can do all your financial transactions safely in a virtual window. It can also make sure all your other software are up-to-date to increase your PC’s security. If you are satisfied with their free service, you can also try their Premier or Internet Security version which offers the SafeZone feature. You can also try the Premier or Internet Security version for free by trying their 30-day free trial.
Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2014
Kaspersky is one of the most popular names for desktop security and its latest 2014 version makes sure it stays that way. The latest 2014 version makes sure nothing harmful stays in your computer including Trojans, malware, spyware and other viruses. The first thing I loved about Kaspersky is, you don’t have to restart your computer after installation and you can perform a bootable recovery disc to clean your PC without even turning on your PC. It’s a good feature if your PC is completely infected and you don’t want to turn your PC on. The latest version features ZetaShield technology that offers better protection against unknown threats, better real-time efficiency backed by Kaspersky’s cloud-assisted service to fight effectively against new unknown threats and makes sure all your online and offline data is safe.
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AVG AntiVirus Free 2014
AVG is another free antivirus that makes sure you don’t compromise with your PC’s safety just because you are using a free software. The latest free AVG AntiVirus Free 2014 offers link protection and file shredding feature besides blocking viruses, spyware and other threats. The link protection feature makes sure all your Twitter, Facebook and other normal links are harmless. The file shredding feature deletes all your files securely to make sure nobody gets a chance to snoop on you.
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Norton AntiVirus 2014
Norton AntiVirus 2014 makes sure you get your money’s worth by offering strong protection against all kinds of malware. The antivirus comes with a Symantec Online Network Advanced Response sensor that monitors your PC and detects any suspicious file behaviors. It can instantly detect a file or software that might harm your PC and eliminate the problem to keep your PC safe. It is not only able to scan your files and folders but can also check your IMs and email for hidden threats. If you don’t know much about how to use such apps, you can just set the Norton AntiVirus 2014 to “Simple” mode and let the software take all the decisions by it. Another great feature of this software is, it can detect whether your PC is connected to internet via a cellular network or Wi-Fi and halt its update to avoid crossing data limits. It’s a great feature for those who are always connected to internet via cellular network.
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