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Antivirus 2011: Digital Defenders

Today’s new threats demand a new breed of antivirus software. Our lab tests show you which paid antivirus products you can trust, and which ones you should skip.

GFI Vipre Antivirus 2011

GFI Vipre Antivirus is fast, but it's ineffective at blocking new malware.

Eset NOD32 Antivirus 4

Eset NOD32 Antivirus 4 is fast, but its malware detection capabilities are lacking.

Panda Antivirus Pro 2011

Panda Antivirus Pro 2011 is an effective defender, but it's one of the slower antivirus products we tested.

Trend Micro Titanium Antivirus 2011

Trend Micro provides solid, simple protection against malware, but advanced users may find its lack of customizability frustrating.


BitDefender Internet Security 2011

BitDefender's overall protection levels are very good, but short of the topmost tier of products we reviewed.

PC Tools Internet Security 2011

While PC Tools Internet Security does a great job at blocking malware, it’s hobbled by slow scan speeds.

G-Data Internet Security 2011

G-Data posted high marks for its ability to detect known malware; however, it didn't catch some new threats.

Eset Smart Security 4.2

Eset Smart Security 4.2 is speedy; unfortunately, the suite struggled at detecting and removing malware.

Symantec Norton Internet Security 2011

Norton Internset Security 2011 does an excellent job at blocking and cleaning up malware, and is nicely designed.

F-Secure Internet Security 2011

F-Secure Internet Security was reasonably successful at blocking threats and is easy to use, but it scans slowly.

Kaspersky Internet Security 2011

Kaspersky Internet Security 2011 is a solid defender with a friendly interface.