We all want to protect our computer from viruses, spyware and malwares, we are even willing to pay for antivirus softwares that will protect our PCs. But don’t you know that you can actually have a host of software that will protect your PC, for free?
Many question the efficacy of these products, but you will be surprised that some of these best anti malware softwares are much more better than the paid products.
Trend is using a malware database based on cloud system. This product doesn’t require you to download any software, you just visit the website and run the program from there. The good thing about this is that, first the program will not be infected by any virus and it doesn’t run on your pc’s background taking up precious PC resource.
AVG is known to keep a clean system clean but not for cleaning out problems though. So the software is meant to be installed on a freshly installed system.
Avast has a new heuristic engine that makes it easier to find trouble in your PC as well. This free product continues to improve as time goes by. If love this product you can also choose to get the paid version, the Avast! Internet Security.
This has been one of the favorite and best anti-malware software of 2010 for many computer enthusiasts. Panda detection occurs over the net so you don’t need to download big-sized definition files. It is also great at locating malware on your PC. A known PC security expert called it “The best free antivirus software available.”
Microsoft just realized the ugly truth, their OS, Windows is susceptible to viruses! And rather than try to profit off it, they decided to provide a solution to the problem free of charge. It is not the best protection ever but it’s better than nothing and it works great for all Windows platforms.
Think about it. Even Norton makes use of this software, it’s probably because the software is quite fast at scanning your computer for problems. The great thing about malwarebytes is that it does a good job of cleaning your PC. Great product!
This heuristics only anti-malware can work side by side with your favorite anti-virus and provides a wonderful secondary protection.
This version is a wonderful tool that includes new technologies that looks at malware patterns and ID threats. It is simple and can handle your protection automatically. It’s free for home use.