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Kaspersky A/V 2010

Kaspersky Labs has established quite the name in security software, and Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2010 (KAV) continues to verify their reputation. The antivirus software solution is certainly one of the best available. Like so many of the other antivirus packages , KAV is a complete antivirus solution with real-time protection from a number of threats, including viruses, Trojans, worms, and even spyware.

The software is more than equipped for comprehensive security, and has some nice new features this year to help combat new threats.

 If you're looking for antivirus protection for small business, you might be interested in Kaspersky Security for File Server or Kaspersky Business Space Security, one of the best small business antivirus software suites available.

Kaspersky A/V Features

The features and options in using KAV 2010 are quite extensive, but don't let it stop you in trying the program. Most of the options are very useful and offer what most computers need as protection:

  • File Anti-Virus: Protection by KAV against known malware
  • Mail Anti-Virus: E-mail protection
  • Web Anti-Virus: Network protection to scan web traffic
  • IM Anti-Virus: Scans instant messaging for malicious objects
  • Anti-Phishing: Fraud protection
  • Improved basic identity theft protection, including improved secure Virtual Keyboard
  • Kaspersky Toolbar for Internet browsers to warn you about infected or unsafe websites

Summary

Thankfully this major update of Kaspersky 2010 is not bloated or slow. It does take slightly more computer resources but it's giving your computer more advanced protection against current and new threats. All in all not a bad way to go to protect your computer than with a name like Kaspersky.

Kaspersky offers a 3-user license option (for 1 year) for $54.99, so it's actually a very cost-effective way to protect all of your home computers.

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