If you think an Antivirus alone can protect your system from all types of security threats, think again. Viruses, Spywares and even Hackers can harm your computer in a way, we can never dream of. Today, if our computer is connected to the internet, in no way we can relax and say that nothing can harm us. You got be careful and be extra active about your online safety.
In this article, I will deal with the THREE must have security applications on every computer that is used to access internet. Moreover, if I say these applications are totally free, it adds value to it.
So here goes the review of my own personal TOP 3 free security applications which I recommend to each and every person reading this article:-
1- Comodo Firewall Pro- Secure your system against internal attacks such as Trojan viruses / malicious software and external attacks by hackers. Safeguard your personal data through a simple user friendly single click interface offering full immunity to attack. Comodo Firewall Pro helps you connect in a secure way to the internet and global networks.
2- Spyware Terminator- Spyware Terminator includes Real-Time Protection, HIPS, and antivirus. Effectively remove spyware, adware, trojans, keyloggers, home page hijackers, and malware threats even dangerous threats like Look2Me, BetterInternet, VX2, and CWS. Spyware Terminator is easy-to-use, requires minimal PC resources, and performs ultra fast scans. Protect your computer with powerful real-time protection shield, advanced system scanning and safe quarantine for found spyware. Scan your computer manually or schedule full system sweeps. Perform in-depth scans of your computer’s hard drives, memory, process, registry and cookies to seek out and remove all known spyware threats. Includes optional Web Security Guard which displays website reviews and threat level to help identify potentially dangerous Web sites.
3- Avira AntiVir PersonalEdition- Avira AntiVir PersonalEdition Classic is a comprehensive, easy to use antivirus program, designed to offer reliable free of charge virus protection to home-users only. Avira offers: 1.Extensive Malware Recognition of viruses, Trojans, backdoor programs, worms, etc. 2.Automatic incremental updates of antivirus signatures, engine and entire software. 3.Permanent virus protection, with Virus Guard real time monitoring. 4.Install and configuration in just a couple of steps, setup to protect your PC in minutes. 5.Virus protection against known and unknown threats, using an advanced heuristic system. 6.Scheduler where you can set the scanner to make automatic virus scans or updates on your system. 7.Forum and phone support, Knowledge Base with virus descriptions available on web site. 8.Vista Support. 9. Rootkit Detection and Removal.
I am sure these three security applications will surely help you to access internet more freely without any danger of getting trapped by unwanted programs. Having said that, in this modern world where technology is growing at a rapid pace, we can’t stay protected every time. But at least we can try best possible methods to maintain our privacy and kick those malicious programs out of our neighborhoods.
What measures do you take to protect your system from possible security threats? Have you tried these 3 security applications? What was your experience?