Antivirus

Learn all about antivirus and how you can protect yourself from malware and viruses today.

What is malware, how it works, and how to remove it?

The term ‘malware’ refers to any malicious software designed to intentionally manipulate or interrupt a device’s normal functionality. These include viruses, ransomware, worms, spyware, Trojans, and adware. Unfortunately, they can infect any device with computing capabilities like your smartphone, PC, laptop, tablet, and servers. The first malware to be developed… 10
Last Updated: November 27, 2021 by Ruheni Mathenge

7 best free antivirus software for top-notch protection in 2021

An antivirus is a great tool for protection against malware and other computer viruses. Your device faces tons of threats even if you only use it to post on social media or watch funny videos. This is regardless of the fact that many modern operating systems have anti-malware features. That… 10
Last Updated: September 29, 2021 by Ruheni Mathenge

Avast vs Windows Defender: Which antivirus is best among the two

If you use Windows as your regular operating system, you know that antivirus software is not optional. Seriously, unless you keep the device in question offline permanently (which is unthinkable), the lack of a good antivirus suite will take away your ownership over the system in a matter of hours… 10
Last Updated: September 27, 2021 by Abeerah Hashim

The best antivirus apps for iPhone and iPad in 2021

Let us tell you something that the antivirus software industry doesn’t want you to know: you can’t scan an iOS device for viruses. No, you can’t, honestly. You see, iPads and iPhones have a security feature known as “sandboxing.” It’s called that because it allows every app to play only… 10
Last Updated: September 15, 2021 by Ali Qamar

Best antivirus with VPN included in 2021

Both antivirus software and a virtual private network (VPN) are essential tools to combat cybersecurity threats. Fortunately, many popular antivirus programs include a VPN as part of their features now. After all, a VPN will mask your IP address and protect your data from your ISP, government, hackers, and other… 10
Last Updated: September 1, 2021 by Ruheni Mathenge

Bitdefender vs. Avast: Which antivirus is better?

If there were anything like a consensus about the best antivirus service, Bitdefender would probably be the chosen one. But Avast is a mammoth industry player that eats other, smaller antivirus companies and technologies and blends them into its service. Both products are well known and respected, and both offer… 10
Last Updated: September 7, 2021 by Ali Qamar

McAfee vs. Norton: Which one is best to use in 2021?

McAfee and Norton are some of the well-established and easily recognizable security software suites in the world. Both have a reputation for effectively protecting against all kinds of online threats. But between the two services, which is the best for 2021? Malware and virus have become widespread, so it is… 10
Last Updated: March 25, 2021 by Ruheni Mathenge

10 best cloud antivirus to use in 2021 (stealthy protection for business pros)

Technology has transformed the way we do things, and now almost everything is recorded online. At the same time, data has become the new most valuable asset and is in high demand. Cybercriminals are devising sophisticated ways to hijack devices and networks to steal data and make a quick buck.  … 10
Last Updated: March 15, 2021 by Ruheni Mathenge

9 best antivirus software with parental controls for 2021

Today, more than ever, it has become even more complicated to protect every single phone and gadgets your kids use, let alone monitor their activities online. Luckily, alongside good stand-alone parental control apps, there are many quality antiviruses with free parental control available. This option is… 10
Last Updated: May 22, 2021 by Nwachukwu Glory

10 best antivirus software for 2021 (Windows, Mac, Android, and iOS)

Whether it’s about your Windows PC, laptop, Mac, tablet, smartphone, or anything, all devices are continuously exposed to malware attacks. Thus, having a stealthy antivirus program today is inevitable for every device you use. Indeed, with time, traditional viruses and malware have evolved drastically to become unbeatable. Therefore, you cannot… 10
Last Updated: August 4, 2021 by Abeerah Hashim