4.5 star rating

Bitdefender Antivirus Plus 2014 Review

Pros: Bitdefender scores well in tests by independent security software labs monitors privacy settings on Facebook and Twitter and detects and scans CDs DVDs and USB drives. It also features a secure gamer mode 24-7 support and a free credit monitoring service.
Cons: This product unfortunately has less name recognition than it deserves given its many excellent features.
The Verdict: This first-rate antivirus software is powerful, easy to use and highly effective.



Perhaps the most terrifying threat facing any computer owner is the miserable possibility of outside dangers from malware, worms, Trojans and viruses. These can freeze your computer, intrude upon important personal or business data, trash your finances and compromise your very identity.

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If you want the best antivirus protection available, it is Bitdefender Antivirus Plus to the rescue. This excellent antivirus software offers a potent shield against the numerous online threats including spyware, viruses, phishing scams and more. Third-party test labs have shown this antivirus software fully delivers what it promises.

Bitdefender Antivirus Plus is easy to install and use, whether you are highly tech-savvy or have just completed your first computer class. You can set it on autopilot and it will silently take on threats you never imagined might lurk outside ready to attack your system and data.

Its Active Virus Control function is continuously keeping an eye on virtually all your computer's activity, so it promptly ferrets out and destroys stealth threats. It detects any unusual file behaviors, and if anything looks suspiciously like malware, the Active Virus Control locks it.

With this antivirus software, you also are safer than ever before from threats on social media networks. Bitdefender Antivirus Plus protects your computer from dangers posed by email, instant messaging and the internet and preserves your privacy on Facebook and Twitter as well. Even if someone you trust unsuspectingly sends you a risky link via these social media networks, this antivirus software will block it. The software also comes equipped with an Anti-Fraud filter that stands as a solid wall between your computer and potentially scam-filled websites, phony job offers, dodgy banking and escrow offers and more.

Virus definition updates are a key part of any antivirus software and, once again, Bitdefender Antivirus Plus does not disappoint. It runs updates automatically in the background, and you can keep going whatever you were doing without difficulty since this will not slow down your computer. If for some reason you prefer to handle updates manually, you have that option.

You also need not fear losing program files because Bitdefender performs self-repair automatically with the latest updates in the event that a file is damaged.

Should some evil intruder manage to slip by Bitdefender's formidable protections, you still have security through the software's Rescue Mode reboot. That permits you to go into an environment in which you can find and eliminate whatever problem has sneaked into your system.

Although this antivirus software is a snap to use, you might still have questions - and Bitdefender is well-equipped to provide answers. You can get help and support 24/7 by phone, email or online live chat. There also is a help section on the company's website filled with help files, a knowledgebase, a variety of relevant articles, troubleshooting tips and several video tutorials. In addition, you have the ability to search for the answers you need.

Bitdefender Antivirus Plus is a powerful antivirus software product that keeps you safe from all manner of viruses, worms, malware, Trojans, risky emails and problematic websites. Its overall effectiveness is top-notch, a fact that has been established by respected and independent lab tests. The software is easy to use, you get excellent help and support and, best of all, you get peace of mind knowing that your system is safe.

Bitdefender Antivirus Plus 2014

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Technical Specifications
Bitdefender Antivirus Plus 2014

Software TypeSecurity
Required ProcessorIntel CORE Duo (1.66 GHz) or equivalent
Software Required OS:Microsoft Windows XP SP3 (32-bit), Vista (SP2), Windows 7 (SP1), Windows 8
Required RAM1 GB (Microsoft Windows XP), 1.5 GB (Microsoft Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows 7 and Microsoft Windows 8)
Disk Space2.8 GB
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