Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 Review

 

Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 software supports from Windows XP to Windows 10. Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 for MAC requires OS X 10.11 El Capitan or later. On mobile devices it requires, iOS 9.0 or later in apple and Android 4.1 or later, or Windows Phone 8 or later.

Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 Protection

Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 defense system starts with  a digital signature matching, this digital signature matching which scans for known malware. Next is monitoring, in which Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 looks for signs of faults in coding and the behavior of unknown software towards the effects of performance and impact on other software. Snippets of suspect code gets uploaded to Kaspersky Security Network and is analysed further. If the software founds any new type o malware whose information is missing from its database, a quick update will be created by the company and will be sent to cmpany’s 450 million clients . You have the option to choose whether to participate in this information-sharing during installation or not.

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Accordinf to the  evaluations conducted by AV-TEST, Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 Internet Security found every single piece  of malware . Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 have a unique System Watcher, which  monitors all system activity and further blocks malicious behavior and rolls back malicious changes. Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 creates copies of any file subjected to ransomware like behavior, and automatically restores the files. In Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 you can set the malware-scanning threshold to Low, Recommended or High. Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 Gamers Mode can also turn down the interuptions if in he case of games getting blocked in normal mode.

Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 Performance

Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 uses the same scanning technology along its all the devices. In every two-month round of evaluations conducted by German independent lab AV-TEST, Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 Internet Security found and rectified every single piece of malware detected. Thus it gain its ranking to be the best top antivirus software.

In test results conducted by the AV test Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 results were not perfect, averaging 99.8% detection of rea-world online malware. These scores are however behind the scores of the Trend Micro, or Bitfender which gained 99.9% scores but still are beter then McAfee, which scored 97%.. These were the results output when these Antivirus software were tested on windows 7 platform. However on conducting these tests again on windows 10 operating system, the results were about the same. Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 just scored a tiny difference from earlier performance by scoring 99.% this time in threat detection and removal. Norton and Panda were the only brands to score 100 percent in both months.

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Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 Security and Privacy

There is an additional feature  in Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 which includes vulnerability scan. Vulnerability scan in Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 looks for old software and unfixed flaws on your computer. It took 9 minutes and 53 seconds to find 10 problems with our system. When it’s time to check your balance or pay online, Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 Internet Security lets you use Kaspersky’s Safe Money hardened browser. It checks the reputation of each website, requires an encrypted secure link, doesn’t allow browser extensions and has an on-screen keyboard for thwarting keyloggers.
Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 Internet Security also have a two way firewall that replaces the built in Windows Firewall. Kaspersky Antivirus 2018’s  trusted Application Mode allows only programs that pass Kaspersky’s safety test to be installed to keep your computer further potentially safe.

Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 also lets you lock the system webcam and microphone and alerts you to when a program tries to accesses them. Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 Application Manager stops PUA from changing your browser settings; the Self-Defense feature blocks changes to system memory and the Windows Registry, and the Network Attack Blocker monitors incoming traffic for malicious activity and blocks anything untoward.

Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 parental controls, available on Kaspersky Internet Security and Total Security, are icredibally good and allows you to limit the access to your computer and even can create a timmed enviornment for your pc.

Kaspersky Antivirus 2018  Total Security can protect sensitive or family information with a file-encryption utility and a multi-pass file shredder. There’s also an unlimited password manager, but if you forget your master password, Kaspersky can’t recover it.

For the systems that are way too much infected with viruses and malwares, which do not even allow the antivirus to be installed, Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 have solution for that too. Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 can be installed in an outer source device like pendrive or flash drive, and furthut you can connect the device and run the Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 virus software and clean up your pc from infections.

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Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 System Impact

The main screen of Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 has a lot of information, with buttons and icons for eight or nine different features, but it doesn’t feel crowded. There are many more links which can send you to other advanced tools to moniter your system performance and details. It also shws he synopsis to system attacks and malware threats that have tried to enter int your computer or are rectified by the software. Along the bottom of the home screen are links for reports , news and notifications, and settings. Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 software is very  easy to customize and lets you adjust 15 different defenses, including the webcam and Application Control protection, email scanning and the Safe Money browser.
You can start a full scan in two clicks from main interface screen. You can also scheduled for daily, weekly or monthly scans. You can have Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 scan for any file or folder by just right-clicking on the item in the Windows File Explorer, or set it to automatically scan any new USB drive.

Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 Installation and Support

It takes about 5 minutes to install Kaspersky Antivirus 2018, after the download of 156MB installation file. The software then installed itself. At the end of the process, we have to chose whether to use Kaspersky’s ad blocker. Once everything was in place, the program tried to run a full scan.

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Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 Bottom Line

Kaspersky Antivirus 2018 Total Security delivers one of the most complete defensive system of arrays to any malware program, with everything from a password manager to file backup, encryption and shredding. Kaspersky Internet Security has about half of Total Security’s features, including a firewall, parental controls and secure browser.