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Security Cloud Personal starts at /£49.99 per year for three devices. government banned the use of Kaspersky Lab products for government agencies and contractors.
A Family version, which includes parental controls, starts at 0/£99.99 per year and covers 20 devices. The Moscow-based company insists it has no ties to the Russian government.
They're our choices in the premium and intermediate categories for best Windows antivirus software.
We've never seen any convincing evidence that Kaspersky software is unsafe to use for civilian purposes, and until we do, we'll continue to recommend it.
Antivirus Protection Kaspersky's malware protection has three main elements: file-signature scanning to catch known threats, behavioral monitoring to spot unknown "zero-day" malware, and cloud-based analysis of suspicious software uploaded from users' machines.
But the entry-priced software, Kaspersky Anti-Virus, looks pretty bare compared to its more fully kitted-out rival Bitdefender Antivirus Plus.
MORE: Best Antivirus Software and Apps Costs and What's Covered Kaspersky Lab's slate of Windows antivirus programs starts with Kaspersky Free software, which offers basic malware protection and warns about dangerous websites.