Monday, March 26, 2012

BitDefender Antivirus Plus 2012 Free Download for Windows

BitDefender Antivirus may be not known to everybody, but it is slowly gaining popularity with its solid features and innovative tools. It is top-rated security software and stands #1 in 2012’s Antivirus softwares. BitDefender is awarded with ‘Best Protection for 2011’ from analysis.

BitDefender Antivirus Plus 2012 fights against viruses, spyware, malware, worms, and phishing attempts, to provide comprehensive protection for your Windows systems. It includes major security tools that can solve problem which are related to system performance like slow boot and shutdown time.

A paid version of BitDefender Antivirus Plus 2012 is more worthy than a free trial. One year paid version is available for just $29.99 (1000 INR). A 30-day free trial is also available for download.

Installation and Interface:

The installer is likely to detect the already installed security programs in your PC. Unless you remove them, the Installation process is not possible. Please ensure that no other security softwares are there in Program files. This may be annoying for some users.

BitDefender Antivirus Plus 2012 has vast improvement in Interface which delivers a completely new look with dark theme and simple navigation. The main featured security tool – Autopilot, Events and Settings buttons are placed on top of the window. The main tools like Antivirus, Privacy, Update, Network Map, Privacy Control, and Safego are placed in the middle for easy access. Click on each tool to know the included specifications and settings.


BitDefender offers unparalleled security with virtualized behavior-based detection, privacy controls and cloud-based services. Let’s see each of them in brief.

  • Autopilot – This is the top-rated feature in BitDefender Antivirus Plus 2012 which determines viruses and takes security conclusions on its own, depending on the danger-level.
  • Virtualized Behavior – This feature separates your web browser from Windows OS and blocks emerging internet threats.
  • Active Virus Control and Vulnerability Scanner – Monitors system processes and detects any viruses through Active Virus Control. The Vulnerability Scanner checks for any outdated security softwares, as they are unsafe.
  • Filters the links when communicating on Facebook and Twitter sites and monitors the privacy settings via Social Network Protection.
  • Notifies you of untrusted and risky websites in Google and Bing search results. This is very helpful when banking and shopping online.
  • Anti-phishing – Detects websites which are having phishing scripts and blocks them.
  • Chat Encryption – Keeps your chat conversations safe and secure.
  • Scan Dispatcher – Decreases the impact on performance when the system resource usage is low by triggering the system scans.

And finally, if you want to have an alternative for top antivirus programs, then BitDefender Antivirus Plus 2012 would be the best choice.