These all-in-one defenders can block baddies, tackle Trojans, and drop-kick drive-by downloads. We test the top contenders.
AVG's security suite will protect your PC, but it can’t quite keep up with the best performers in our latest test group.
G Data's security suite is one of the best defenders we’ve ever seen, and it takes the top spot among this year's crop despite a rough interface.
McAfee's 2012 security suite posts mixed performance results, failing to keep up with top contenders.
Panda's security suite is a decent choice for keeping your PC safe, but its sluggish performance and mediocre interface drag down its score.
The 2012 edition of Avira's security suite gets the job done, but not much else.
The latest F-Secure suite is quite capable of keeping your machine safe, but it may drag your PC down at times.
Although not a top performer, Smart Security 5 is a strong, easy-to-use upgrade over previous versions of Eset’s security suite.
Bitdefender’s security suite blends a friendly design with top-shelf PC protection for novices and advanced users alike.
Avast's latest security suite is effective in defending against malware, but it could stand to improve in cleanup.