Kaspersky anti-virus protects you from the Phishing and Malware sites that you wouldn't otherwise know were attempting to steal from you.
At the same time, the Kaspersky Security Network allows your computer to report when it discovers a threat that hasn't been seen before. All 250 million Kaspersky users benefit from our combined knowledge!
Kaspersky features include:
Protects from viruses, Trojans, worms, spyware, adware
Scans files, email, and internet traffic
Protects Instant Messengers
Protects From Unknown Threats
Analyzes and closes Internet Explorer vulnerabilities
Disables links to malware sites / phishing sites
Global Threat Monitoring (Kaspersky Security Network)
Blocks all types of keyloggers
Automatic Database Updates
Free Technical Support
# New features:
- In order to provide protection against intruders exploiting software vulnerabilities, the feature of protection against exploits has been added to the System Watcher component.
- The functionality of the Virtual Keyboard has been enhanced: now you can open it by clicking the quick launch icon displayed in data entry fields on websites.
- The application installation procedure has been simplified.
- The size of the application databases has been reduced, which allows lowering the size of data to download and speed up the installation of updates.
- The heuristic analysis performed when checking websites for phishing, has been improved.
Kaspersky Internet Security 2013 is a comprehensive computer defense system that will shield your desktop/laptop from all kinds of external threats like viruses, spam, rootkits, spyware, hacker exploits, phishing messages, persistent popup ads and other malware.
It not only comes bundled along with a robust antivirus engine, instead includes a new generation personal Firewall, a Proactive Defense component offering protection from unknown threats, a Privacy Control component providing protection from Internet fraud, an Anti-Spam component which filters out unsolicited emails, powerful parental controls and a whole lot more.
Kaspersky makes use of the latest cloud technology to detect the very latest threats. The cloud-based Kaspersky Security Network gathers data from millions of participating usersâ€™ systems around the world to help defend you from the emerging viruses and malware attacks.
Potential threats are monitored and analyzed in real-time and any dangerous actions detected are completely blocked before they can cause any harm to your PC.
When it comes to the GUI, Kapesrsky Internet Security 2013 has a pleasant interface. It has a clean look and an organized control panel that can be easily located.
“Safe Money” is one of the new features to look out for this version of KIS. Itâ€™s a reworking of the Safe Run technology which aims to protect you when using online banking, shopping and payment services.
As soon as Kaspersky Internet Security 2013 detects a e-commerce or bank website, it automatically opens the relevant page in a protected browser, isolated from the rest of the system to help keep your credit card number and other personal data safe from cyber thieves.
The Virtual Keyboard keeps your passwords, account numbers and other details away from keyloggers.
Another big addition to KIS 2013 is the new Automatic Exploit Prevention engine, which aims to prevent malware from using vulnerabilities in Flash, Java, Adobe Reader and other common applications.
The other features in this edition of Kaspersky Internet Security include more accurate spam blocking, better detection of phishing sites, smaller update files for faster processing, and reduced demands on your system resources.
KIS 2013 can run four different types of scan for you:
Full Scan – to thoroughly analyzes all the files on all of the disks,
Critical Areas Scan – to analyze objects that are loaded at system startup or added by user
Vulnerability Scan – to detect and remove security vulnerabilities and
Custom Scan - that allows you to manually select the locations to be analyzed.
The URL Advisor also adds colour-coded tags to all web links to advise you of the danger level of the link and subsequent pages.
Kaspersky Internet Security 2013 also provides award-winning family protection feature that will help you to keep your children safe and also give you greater control over your childrenâ€™s access to the PC, the Internet, applications, games and websites.
Kaspersky Internet Security 2013 is fully compatible with Microsoftâ€™s latest operating system – Windows 8.
In addition, Kaspersky Now – a new application that has been developed to support Microsoftâ€™s new user interface which lets you monitor your PCâ€™s security status and launch vital security features.
And you get plenty of essential bonus tools along with this application which you can further explore.
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