Microsoft launches a new and updated version of the Windows operating system, roughly every third year. At BullGuard we closely follow the Windows product launches to make sure that BullGuard Internet Security is always fully optimized for the newest version of Windows, while still working with the older versions.
Therefore, BullGuard Internet Security works as a Windows virus removal tool. Note that Microsoft offers basic protection with a built-in firewall – you need to turn it off when using BullGuard Internet Security.
BullGuard Internet Security protects your edition of Windows from all digital threats
Microsoft Windows has been targeted by specific malware attacks, such as the Conficker and Zeus worms. These specific threats to Microsoft make it vital to have constantly updated Internet Security. With BullGuard Internet Security your security system is automatically updated on new malware threats every two hours.
The harmful nature of a virus
Antivirus software is computer protection software used for identification and removal of computer viruses, as well as many other types of harmful computer software, collectively referred to as ‘malware’. Modern anti virus software can protect computer systems against a wide range of malware, including worms, rootkits, and Trojans.
Viruses spread by reproducing and inserting themselves into programs, documents, or e-mail attachments. They can be transmitted through e-mails or downloaded files and they can be present on CDs, DVDs, USB-drives and any other sort of digital media. A virus normally requires action to successfully infect a computer.
What you need to look for in antivirus software
When you are in the market for an antivirus program, your best solution for complete antivirus coverage of your computer is an computer internet security suite. The internet security suite is a collection of the software that will keep your computer safe from all the malware threats out there. Good key features to be included in your internet security suite is antivirus, antispyware, a firewall, antiphishing, instant message protection, spamfilter, online backup and 24/7 online support.