Here are the best paid and free antivirus programs available, based on each program's malware detection, impact on system performance and extra features.
There's nothing better than a premium internet security suite to stop malware, manage your passwords, secure your connections and shield you from identity theft on all your devices.
To keep your PC well protected against malware, phishing scams and other online dangers, use one of the best Windows 10 antivirus programs.
McAfee Mobile Security offers a lot of free features, but its malware protection is only average and its paid plan is pricey.
Bitdefender Mobile Security is the best Android antivirus app, but Norton Mobile Security runs a close second.
NortonLifeLock plans to merge with Avast, and the combined company would have 25% of the market. Could it use its dominance to kill free antivirus software?
The latest strains of the AdLoad Mac malware punch right through Apple's built-in defenses, reports a security firm.
Windows Defender (aka Microsoft Defender) is an excellent free antivirus program, but sometimes you need to turn it off in Windows 10. Here's how.
Avast offers excellent antivirus protection and minimal performance impact making it a perfect solution for those just looking for basic malware protection.
Bitdefender Antivirus for Mac delivers excellent malware performance and a solid array of features at an affordable price.
Norton 360 Standard offers flawless malware protection, extensive features and support for macOS, Windows and mobile platforms.
Trend Micro Antivirus for Mac offers flawless malware protection but does little to stand out from the crowd.
Kaspersky Internet Security for Mac delivers excellent malware protection, but the weak extra features hold it back.
Norton 360 Standard, Norton 360 Deluxe and Norton 360 with LifeLock include the most complete antivirus-software and identity-protection-service combinations you'll find today.
NortonLifeLock is adding a cryptocurrency miner and wallet to its flagship Norton 360 antivirus program, and early adopters can start using it today.
How do two of the best antivirus programs stand up in a head-to-head matchup? One may be very good, but the other is just a bit better.
You can get plenty of good antivirus software for free, but paid antivirus products, with their more elaborate system behavior monitors, are more likely to pick up on new threats.
Intego Mac Internet Security X9 shines brightly in a couple of areas, but it ultimately doesn't compare to the best Mac antivirus apps.
The right antivirus protection can shield your Windows PC, Mac or Android device from malware. Use these tips to help you pick what you need.
ESET's security software is fast, accurate and thorough. It lacks some extra features we take for granted but has a very light impact on your system performance.
Sophos Home Premium provides decent protection against malware for a fair price but lacks many commonplace antivirus features.
McAfee's 2021 antivirus lineup provides decent malware protection, but some other brands do it better.
Bitdefender's Windows antivirus software offers excellent protection along with a slew of features meant to secure your family's systems and identities.
Kaspersky's 2021 Windows antivirus lineup offers close to complete coverage without slowing down your computer much, although the least expensive program doesn't offer many extra features.
iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch users can now download Avast’s Secure Browser to stay secure when browsing the web.