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Ensuring the security levels of your computer is the most basic and fundamental task for any computer user. There is an old saying in the Medical Fraternity that “Prevention is better than Cure.” The same applies while you are putting your efforts to protect your computer from malicious attacks. So keeping your computer shielded with a robust antivirus program is the very much necessary.
It has been few days but Windows 7 has already created a great buzz. People are very much in love with this brand new operating system from Microsoft because of its amazingly innovative features. Since Windows 7 is the newest operating system of the current date, users are skeptical about the antivirus programs which can be used to protect their computers powered by Windows 7.
Hackers release numerous viruses, Trojans, rootkits and other malicious program every year. It is nothing less than any unending process. So, computer security experts have already warned people about number of malicious programs which are designed to hamper the performance Windows 7.
I would like to list out the top 5 antivirus programs to protect your machines powered by Windows 7:
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Are there any users who have not heard about the brand KASPERSKY? I would be surprised and shocked if I find any. Being a huge fan of Kaspersky, I cannot stop myself boasting this incredible computer security company. Many of you would agree to the fact that Kaspersky Antivirus programs are some of the best and robust security programs you have ever come across.
And the brands launched its new antivirus program compatible on Windows 7 on the very day, when Windows 7 was officially launched. They wanted to ensure that their product is the first one to be opted by the users of this brand new operating system.
Below are some of the many wondrous features offered by Kaspersky:
- It provides real time scanning of files, web pages and e-mails.
- It is attuned to shield Windows 7
- Protects your Windows 7 powered computer from all kind of dangerous viruses, spyware, phishing attacks and malicious products.
- Amazing design and look with user friendly graphical user interface.
- The brand new Kaspersky Toolbar for Internet browsers warns you about infected websites even before visiting them.
AVG Antivirus for Windows 7
AVG is the one of such antivirus programs which is popular among the newbies and advanced users. And the brand new antivirus program designed by AVG is completely compatible on Windows 7. And if you are an avid AVG fan, this is surely a reason to smile, Below are its features:
- Integration of features like Link Scanner, Web Shield, and AVG Toolbar ensures your system’s protection.
- The Link Checker feature is an innovative option offered to users which warn the Internet users to stay away from harmful web sites.
- Does not hamper the computerâ€™s performance while it is functioning in the background.
- Intuitive graphical user interface, which makes AVG a complete treat.
AVIRA Antivirus Software
Like its logo (protective umbrella), the latest version of Avira antivirus program is very much competent to protect your computer running on Windows 7 operating system. It will surely impress you with its user interface, which brings all the options just a click away. Following are the amazing features offered by Avira:
- It works on a completely updated virus database.
- Automatically blocks you to visit the infected websites.
- It offers its FREE version too. Can you ask for something better?
- Hassle free operation and keeps your computerâ€™s performance while it is operating in the background.
AVAST! Windows 7 Anti Virus
Avast is not an unknown brand in the market of antivirus programs. With the release of Windows 7, Avast has also launched its brand new computer security package compatible for the computers run on Windows 7 operating system. Below are some of its features:
- Robust protection against all the latest viruses, spywares, Trojans and other malicious programs.
- Does not consume much of your computerâ€™s resources.
- User friendly graphical interface and is very easy to use.
- You can tweak its display settings (for example, changing skins) to complement the ultimate visual effects of Windows 7.
Trend Micro Antivirus for Windows 7
Trend Micro Antivirus is a Japanese computer security firm. And with in no time, they have managed to capture respectable market share in its genre. This inspired Trend Micro to launch their new antivirus program to protect Windows 7 operating systems. Below are its features:
- A complete security against compute infections like worms, Trojans, viruses and other malicious programs
- Blocks the infected emails to be viewed on the computer.
- Its smooth operation allows you to work fluently while it is being operated in the background.
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