F-Secure is a Finnish IT company that offers
internet security solutions and antivirus solutions. The company has been in
the antivirus industry for more than twenty-five years. The company offers many
free and paid security tools. It offers solutions for platforms such as macOS 10.12 or later, iOS 11 or above, Android 5.0 and
above. F-Secure supplies various security products and internet security tools
Total Security and Privacy
Antivirus Free Antivirus for Windows 7 can be
downloaded or bought from their official website. The users also can try the
antivirus freely only for 30 days, for which they will have to sign up. After
the thirty days window, the user will have to get a paid subscription. The
antivirus uses an advanced malware detection technology, combined with
Bitdefender engine and F-Secures behavioral monitoring. The antivirus is
updated regularly and frequently, and new definitions are being added
constantly. This equips the antivirus in catching zero-day threats and the
latest malware. The antivirus is built to protect your computer system from
viruses, trojan horses, worms, and other malicious malware.
F-Secure Antivirus Free Antivirus for Windows 7 does not come with any additional features such as a file shredder, file decryption, password manager, web protection, webcam and microphone protection, or even VPN(Virtual Private Network). For additional features, the user will have to buy F SecureInternet Security or F-Secure Total. For VPN and Password management, f-Secure has separate security tools and packs -F-Secure FREEDOME VPN and F-Secure Key.
According to the lab tests, F-Secure fetched
high results in terms of blocking web threats, one-day threats, and email
threats. In AV-Comparatives Lab tests, F- secure secured maximum scores in
malware protection and online malware detection. The scanner proved to be super
effective in detecting deeply rooted already present malware . Since F-Secure Antivirus Free Antivirus for
Windows 7 is basic in terms of
protection. It only has virus protection and a scanner. It is extremely
lightweight on your pc and does not affect the performance of the system at
all.Which makes this antivirus even better and effective.
Antivirus Free Antivirus for Windows 7 gives users
various scanning options. The user can choose between ‘scan only known file
types’ and ‘scan inside compressed files’.The user can also perform scheduled
scans and schedule the scans as monthly, weekly or daily. The antivirus has a
separate rootkit scanner that needs to be manually started from the setting
section and takes few minutes to finish the scan. The technical support is
available only on weekdays from 9 to 5. The users can contact the company
through emails or telephone numbers.Users can also send malware samples
directly to F-Secure lab through submission.F-Secure Antivirus Free Antivirus for Windows 7 or the free trial, acts as a basic antivirus.
If a user is looking for more features, such as browsing protection, ransomware
protection, parental control, and baking protection, they can opt for F-Secure
Internet Security, or F-Secure Total.F-Secure Total combines all the good
features of F-Secure antivirus and internet security, all in one.