Bitdefender Internet Security 2014 Review
It is imperative for the PCs and laptops that are connected to the internet for long hours, to have a comprehensive internet security suite that can provide reliable security against spyware, malware, viruses, phishing and hacker threats. Bitdefender Antivirus is a company that has been a pioneer and a leader in providing a family of programs that provides effective security against any and all security threats to your computer and Bitdefender Internet Security 2014 is the latest addition to their range of products.
Browsing the internet for long with Bitdefender antivirus installed, can expose you to numerous online threats like spamming, phishing, viruses, spyware and malware. Your computer, data and personal information are at risk and even your online activity can be tracked to the click. Bitdefender Internet Security 2014 comes with highly advanced scanning technology, which is non-intrusive, extremely fast, seamless and superior to any other similar products out there. Few of its main features can be elaborated as below –
- High-end security for all the data stored on your PC.
- Bitdefender antivirus is non-intrusive, fast and comes with Bitdefender Photon, company’s own proprietary technology for faster scanning and subsequent rectification.
- Bitdefender Internet Security keeps your online transactions safe and secure and provides complete protection for your digital identity.
- Bitdefender antivirus helps you track the online activities of your kids and restricts wherever necessary. You can customize your kids’ online experience as per your wish, providing you peace of mind.
- Your internet connection is secured and protected by Bitdefender Firewall.
- Bitdefender Internet Security 2014 comes with Bitdefender Autopilot, which is perfect for new users, and helps in blocking pop-ups and any other interruptions, providing smooth and seamless browsing experience. It takes the security decisions on your behalf silently, so that you can continue with your work without getting disturbed.
- Bitdefender Internet Security 2014 comes integrated with Bitdefender Safepay, which automatically opens all your transaction based pages in a new secured and encrypted browser, keeping hackers at bay, while ensuring that all your personal and necessary credentials and information is safe within your reach.
- Bitdefender antivirus has two-way firewall, which stops unauthorized access to your PCs/Laptop, even when you are on a shared connection or working on public Wi-Fi network. It monitors your internet connection constantly and filters any scrupulous activities instantly.
- If you are tired of spam mails reaching your inbox all the time, rest assured that with the Cloud Anti-spam technology of Bitdefender Internet Security 2014, all the unwanted spam mails will be filtered and never reach your Inbox. This anti-spam technology is completely based on Cloud technology and is the most effective way to get rid of spam.
- With remote management feature in Bitdefender Internet Security 2014, you can basically scan and fix all issues with the devices managed under MyBitdefender feature remotely, from anywhere and just anytime.
- Bitdefender Internet Security 2014 provides a comprehensive weekly report of all the scans, fixes made and any pending issues as well as recommendations on how to fix these issues. It also notifies if there are any unused modules and gives you an idea on the overall security status of your devices using Bitdefender antivirus.
- With Bitdefender Active Virus Control, your computer and online activities are monitored in real time and all the behavior of all the processes are checked constantly to ensure no door is left open for online attacks to take place. And, if there are any root kits or threats that make way into the device, the computer is then re-booted in the safe Rescue Mode, providing a safe and secure environment for the e-threats to be removed completely.
- Bitdefender antivirus also updates you if you have missed any security updates, windows security patches or have any outdated security software that makes your device vulnerable to external threats.
Bitdefender Internet Security 2014 does everything an internet security suit should and it does so in a way that doesn’t need constant monitoring from your end. It silently and smoothly secures your data and computer, without you getting interrupted every now and then with endless queries, alerts and pop-ups, which the antivirus softwares are known for. Even after being a big package overall, it doesn’t impact the performance of your PC much and adapts to your PC’s health to ensure that you do not experience or notice any difference after it being installed.
The Autopilot feature of Bitdefender Internet Security 2014 is one of the best additions needed for the new age consumers, who do not like being interfered every now and then in case of any security alerts or queries. One can easily check the health, security status and any recent security related events through the Bitdefender widget on the bottom right of the tile bar, as per convenience. The widget too is non-sticky and if you want to remove it, you can simply remove it from the tile bar and it won’t appear again after you reboot your PC, unlike other antivirus widgets around. The password manager feature, provided with the Bitdefender antivirus, is the best available in the industry and secure online storage as well as full parental controls also adds feathers to its cap. It has got the best scores from most of the independent antivirus testing labs, not for nothing.