This post gives you a brief description about the top five best free AntiVirus softwares available on web today. You can download them from there respective websites(download link given here).
- AVG Free Edition
-Protection against viruses, spyware, adware and trojans
-Protects in real time against poisoned web pages while you’re surfing
-Real-time safety ratings for all search results in Google, Yahoo and MSN/Live search
- Avast Antivirus Home Edition
-Simple User Interface
-P2P and IM Shields
- Avira AntiVir Personal Edition
-Avira AntiVir Personal Antivirus is a reliable free antivirus solution, that constantly and rapidly scans your computer for malicious programs such as viruses, Trojans, backdoor programs, hoaxes, worms, dialers etc.
-Monitors every action executed by the user or the operating system and reacts promptly when a malicious program is detected.
-Virus scanning and removal – On demand scanning – Powerful scan engines ensure detection and removal of all viruses in the wild every time you need it.
-Scheduled scanning – The Scheduler lets you plan ahead, and schedule full system/drive scans in the off hours, when you won’t be using your computer.
-Immediate scanning – With just a right click you can check your files and folders.
-Quarantine – By isolating the infected files in quarantine, the risk of getting infected diminishes. You also have the possibility to send these files for further analysis to BitDefender Labs.
-Reports – When launching a scan you may choose to create a report file where you can see statistics about the scan process.
- PCTools Antivirus
-Protects your PC as you are working, surfing and playing
-Detects, quarantines, disinfects and destroys Viruses, Trojans and Worms
-IntelliGuard™ protects your computer against threats in real-time
-Automatically checks for frequent updates against the latest threats
-Best of all it’s FREE. No catches, limitations or time-limits.