BitDefender's overall protection levels are very good, but short of the topmost tier of products we reviewed.
Eset Smart Security 4.2 is speedy; unfortunately, the suite struggled at detecting and removing malware.
Panda Internet Security is generally effective at protection, though its blocking of new malware wasn’t top notch and it slows Windows more than we’d like.
As a suite that provides good protection and doesn't require you to fiddle with settings, Trend Micro Titanium Internet Security is worth a look.
While PC Tools Internet Security does a great job at blocking malware, it’s hobbled by slow scan speeds.
F-Secure Internet Security was reasonably successful at blocking threats and is easy to use, but it scans slowly.
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