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Kaspersky

Kaspersky Internet Security is one of the best internet security suites available, while Kaspersky Total Security is a top premium security software package. Both programs are built around Kaspersky&r

BullGuard

BullGuard Internet Security and BullGuard Premium Protection both had a little difficulty stopping malware during our in-house tests, scoring 85 percent. It does a good job at tagging search results t

Panda

Panda Dome Advanced is considered an internet security suite rather than a basic antivirus program because it includes security programs beyond malware protections. These include parent controls, soci

F-Secure

F-Secure Internet Security and F-Secure SAFE both did a great job at detecting and blocking malware as we attempted to access or download threats through several internet browsers. There were a couple

CyberScrub Privacy Suite

Whether online or in the Windows operating system, your actions and data leave tracks that may pose security or privacy risks. CyberScrub Privacy Suite 6 is one of the best privacy software products a

Tracks Eraser Pro

Tracks Eraser Pro is privacy software that cleans your computer of internet activity records, erases the tracks of popular applications, and permanently erases files and registry entries. You can also

HistoryKill

Editor’s Note: HistoryKill has a new version available. Clicking the Buy button will take you to the current version to purchase. We will evaluate any new tools included with HistoryKill the nex

BCWipe

BCWipe has a different interface style than the other privacy software we reviewed. The program has a dialog box that shows you a basic overview of its features and two options: Run BCWipe Task Manage

The Print Shop Professional

Editor’s Note: The Print Shop Professional 5.0 is now available. Clicking on the buy button link will take you to this new version for purchase. We will test and rank this new software when we n

The Print Shop Deluxe

Editor’s Note: The Print Shop Deluxe 5.0 is now available. Clicking on the buy button link will take you to this new version for purchase. We will test and rank this new software when we next up

Design & Print

Design & Print Business Edition is basic desktop publishing software that features a fraction of the templates and art assets offered by competing software. And most of those offerings are of ques

Microsoft Publisher

Editor's Note: Microsoft recently released Microsoft Office 2019. We will test and review this new version when we next update Desktop Publishing Software. For now, enjoy our review of Microsoft Publi

Bitdefender

Bitdefender Antivirus Plus 2019 is the best antivirus software for computers running Windows 10. It found 99 percent of the malware threats we used during our protection tests and earned perfect or ne

Norton

While testing Norton Antivirus Basic in our lab, the antivirus software found and blocked 97 percent of the malware samples we used. This is much different than other third-party test labs that gave N

Kaspersky Lab

Kaspersky has had its fair share of trouble, butting heads with the U.S. government that has accused Kaspersky of using its software to spy on federal agencies and workers on behalf of the Russian gov

McAfee

McAfee Total Protection blocked all the malware samples we used to test antivirus software, which included malicious websites, rootkits, Trojans, viruses and phishing schemes. It gives you in-browser

ESET

ESET NOD32 Antivirus blocked 99 percent of more than 300 malware samples we used to test antivirus software. It also scored above average in other independent lab tests, making it a good solution for

Avast

Avast does have a paid antivirus program, but we wanted to look at Avast FREE Antivirus because we receive a lot of questions about how well free antivirus programs perform. And Avast is one of the mo

Trend Micro

Trend Micro Antivirus+ Security did well as we compared the best antivirus software, in part because it earned a perfect score for malware detection and removal in our tests. It also did well in other

F-Secure

We don’t recommend F-Secure Anti-Virus because it wasn’t able to stop any internet threats from coming in through our web browsers. It doesn’t have any safe browsing features and isn

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