Top 10 antivirus software 2011

Antivirus companies are already working on the 2011 version of their antivirus software. Since the numbers of viruses over the internet are exceeding to the unbearable limits, antivirus companies are aggressively working on their antivirus programs to take a spot in the top ten antivirus 2011 worldwide. It would be extremely interesting to see who takes the top spots when the antivirus 2011 versions are rolled out. Most companies roll out their newer versions sometime in July or August. So it is suspected that most top antivirus manufacturers will roll out the new version by August this year.

Top Ten Antivirus 2011

To rate the top ten antivirus 2011 a strong criteria will be used. The antivirus software will be measured on various factors like technology, stealth, speed, price, support, configuration, ease of use and more. As we move on with time, speed keeps becoming even more important factor. Also, pricing is another major factor that will looked at while ranking the top ten antivirus 2011 software. We will be evaluating some of the best antivirus programs. The list is quite long but to lay down a few, here are the most recommended antivirus programs of 2011:

  1. Norton Antivirus 2011
  2. BitDefender Antivirus 2011 (30% off in Oct 2010)
  3. ESET NOD32 Antivirus 4
  4. Kaspersky Antivirus 2011
  5. TrendMicro Titanium Security
  6. F-Secure Antivirus 2011 ($20 off on Internet Security)
  7. ZoneAlarm Antivirus 2011
  8. AVG Antivirus 10.0
  9. McAfee Antivirus Plus 2011
  10. CA Antivirus 2011
  11. Panda Antivirus 2011
  12. Avanquest SystemSuite 11 Professional
  13. Avira Antivir Premium 2011
  14. Sophos Endpoint Security 2011
  15. Comodo Antivirus 2011
  16. PC Tools Spyware Doctor with Antivirus 2011
  17. Quick Heal Antivirus 2011
  18. Microsoft Security Essentials 2011

These are some of the best-of-the-best antivirus software and we will be selecting the top ten antivirus 2011 out of these antivirus programs. These security software will be tested on various factors. Some of the factors we will be judging these antivirus software are:
  • Speed – Antivirus software should be fast. Only the fastest antivirus will make for the top ten list.
  • Price – Antivirus software should be cheaper. The last thing we want is an expensive piece of software protecting our computers.
  • Stealth – Antivirus software should be able to detect and remove all virus, spyware and malicious codes.
  • Configuration – Antivirus software should be easy to configure and easy to run scans.
  • Updates – Updates should be regular and should not interrupt a user.
  • Support – Antivirus Companies should provide adequate after-sale support, related to the product.
  • Real-time – Antivirus programs should provide real-time scanning options to detect and block real-time threats.
These are just a few factors that will be considered while ranking the top ten antivirus 2011 software. Based on these factors, we will provide our lab test results in the coming months as antivirus companies start releasing their 2011 versions of the security software. So stay tuned, wait for our exclusive coverage in a few months from now. What do you think, which antivirus software will make it for the top ten antivirus 2011 list?


Best Laptops 2011 said...

I think it's great to see Norton get some recognition. It still has an undeserved bad reputation from it's bloated past life. It's speed now, sometimes exceeds popular AV NOD32. Great Post!