Kaspersky Antivirus Review

Kaspersky Antivirus

Kaspersky Antivirus Review

Kaspersky Antivirus is the leading software security product marketed by Kaspersky Lab ZAO. According to Kaspersky, their antivirus software should be considered as being the backbone of any PC’s security system, as it offers real-time automated protection from a wide range of threats and IT related attacks. Thanks to Kaspersky Antivirus, users are able to enjoy PC activities without having to worry about the security of their digital life.

Kaspersky Antivirus 2013

  • Real Time Protection
  • Advanced Malware Protection and Removal
  • Vulnerability scan and treatment advice
  • Rescue CD

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Protection Against

Spyware, Adware, Trojans, Viruses, Worms, Keyloggers, Identity Theft, Hijackers, Tracking Threats, Rogue Anti-Spyware, Unwanted Software, Phishing, Popups and Potentially Malicious Websites.

Summary

Kaspersky Antivirus 2013 continues to deliver the high-quality features and detection rates that the world leading Kaspersky Lab ZAO has managed to create a tradition of. As a result, this product is a power-house that offers enough flexibility for experts while being powered by a simple and intuitive interface that can be used by beginners.

Other related security products from the same family of Kaspersky Lab ZAO software solutions include Kaspersky Internet Security 2013, Kaspersky Antivirus for MAC and Kaspersky Password Manager

Kaspersky Antivirus 2013 Help & Support

The product is backed up by professional help & support documentation, as well as specialized staff ready to offer remote assistance at any time of the day. Technical support, product manuals, as well as official forums, can be accessed at the following addresses:

 


Kaspersky Antivirus Review

Kaspersky Antivirus 2013 is able to protect from all types of malware, being a complete antivirus solution with integrated anti-spyware capabilities. As a result, the product is able to efficiently detect and remove viruses, Trojans, worms and other malware, spyware and adware. The detection engine of this antivirus solution is also equipped with signatures matching rootkits, bootkits and other complex threats, and why Kaspersky Antivirus 2013 is also able to stop identity theft by detecting key loggers, botnets and other various illegal method of hijacking your PC.

Kaspersky Antivirus 2013 Features

Kaspersky Antivirus 2011 is a fully featured product, with many advanced technologies bundled into its software modules. While it is able to detect zero-day attacks and unknown threats, thanks to its advanced heuristics based detection methods, Kaspersky Antivirus is one of the most respected security solutions when it comes to high risk IT environments.

What is included in Kaspersky Antivirus 2013

  • Real time protection against viruses and spyware
  • Scanning of websites and emails for malicious components
  • Protection of user’s digital identity
  • Vulnerability scan and treatment advice
  • Desktop gadget
  • Rescue CD
  • Advanced antimalware technologies allow installation on infected PCs
  • Heuristics based antivirus monitoring

For the list of features and protection mechanisms not included in Kaspersky Antivirus 2013, it is recommended you purchase a security suite, such as Kaspersky Internet Security 2013 or a specialized PC cleaning and tune-up software product.

Kaspersky Antivirus 2013 is compatible with the following Operating Systems:

  • Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition (Service Pack 2 or higher)
  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional (Service Pack 2 or higher)
  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition (Service Pack 2 or higher)
  • Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic (32/64 Bit)
  • Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium (32/64 Bit)
  • Microsoft Windows Vista Business (32/64 Bit)
  • Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise (32/64 Bit)
  • Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate (32/64 Bit)
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Starter (32/64 Bit)
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic (32/64 Bit)
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (32/64 Bit)
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (32/64 Bit)
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (32/64 Bit)

Kaspersky Antivirus 2013 minimum hardware requirements:

  • Processor 1 GHz 32-bit (x86)/64-bit (x64) or higher
  • 1 GB of available RAM (32-bit) or 2 GB of available RAM (64-bit)

Kaspersky Antivirus 2013 can be purchased for $39.95 per year and the license offers protection for 1 household PC.

Starting Off

 

Kaspersky gives you an easy start with this screen

Start Up Pic

There is a great drag and drop feature to check for infections. The Tools Menu gives great options to choose from, check for yourself here.

Parental Screen

It’s easy to help your children keep safe, just check the appropriate boxes- super easy!

Kaspersky Antivirus 2013 Effectiveness

Kaspersky Antivirus has been awarded several awards with the following rankings:

Virus Bulletin – Kaspersky Antivirus 2013 has not yet been reviewed by Virus Bulletin, however, other products from the Kaspersky Lab ZAO software family have been certified by this antivirus certification provider. 2011 version is still new.

AV Comparatives – Kaspersky Antivirus 2013 has not yet been reviewed by AV Comparatives however, other products from the Kaspersky Lab ZAO software family have been certified by this antivirus certification provider

 

West Coast Labs –Kaspersky Lab ZAO has been awarded with the Westcoast Labs Checkmark Certification & Platinum Product Award

Kaspersky Antivirus 2013 Ease of Installation

This is a great product that also comes with the benefit of being easy to use. Installing should only take a few minutes and you will be on your way to a virus free computer.

Kaspersky Antivirus 2013 Amount of System Resources

Kaspersky Antivirus requires an average amount of resources in order to run. It will require a few minutes to start up when you turn on your computer.

Kaspersky Antivirus 2013 Ease of Use

Kaspersky Antivirus is overall very easy to use. Whether you know exactly what you want to check, or just have a general idea, you will be able to get what you need done, thanks to Kaspersky’s easy to use start up screen.

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