Among the most famous security products we find those developed by Kaspersky. Antivirus such as Internet Security or Total Security provide the PC, Mac or Android user with the necessary protection against the different problems they may encounter when browsing the Internet or downloading files.
A basic and free antivirus
As soon as you follow the news, you already know the different forms that malware has taken in recent years. From viruses classics We have moved on to scams, data theft, data hijacking or ransomware… A whole range of dangers that we mainly face in our online activity, either by downloading infected files or by accessing dangerous websites.
Your system and your personal information safe.
The security company has developed Kaspersky Security Cloud Free, a free solution that offers a first line of protection against these dangers and that it behaves consuming the minimum possible amount of resources so that we do not notice its presence and act quickly when faced with an infection.
What are its main characteristics?
No, it is not a better antivirus than Kaspersky Internet Security. More than anything because it offers much more complete protection (that’s why you can’t download the full version for free, go). Nevertheless offers the basics so that we can take the necessary measures to avoid a disaster of biblical proportions on our computer system:
- Automatic blocking of malicious files, websites and applications.
- Special protection for your personal information when opening emails or accessing web pages.
- Detection in real time and in the background.
- Low resource consumption to avoid compromising computer performance.
Compared to Internet Security, as we say, it falls short since it is able to connect our PC with other devices such as mobile phones (smartphones and tablets) or Mac computers and protect our privacy, bank details or the activity of the smallest with its function parental control.
This antivirus is ready to run at full capacity on Windows 10 but also on older computers. Not for nothing can it be installed on computers with Windows XP or Vista, requiring only 1 GB of RAM and a 1 GHz processor.
What’s new in the latest version
- Fixes the vulnerability that could be used to acquire Windows permissions without authorization.