Sunday, July 28, 2013

Comodo Internet Security Free 2013 – Powerful Malware Blocking

Comodo Internet Security Free 2013 - Powerful Malware BlockingComodo Internet Security (CIS), the standard internet security edition from Comodo Group, which comes for free. This multi-layered security application keeps hackers away from accessing your personal information such as online passwords. It blocks viruses, Trojans, worms, spyware, zero-day attacks, buffer overflows, and other intruders, and gives you complete protection. Unlike other free internet security tools, Comodo Internet Security 2013 provides comprehensive functionality.

The installation is ok and the interface is user-friendly but needs to be more attractive. There are five main modules – Summary, Antivirus, Firewall, Defense+, and More. In “Summary” section, the status of Antivirus, Defense+ and Firewall modules are shown. You can start antivirus scan and stop all traffic through firewall directly from “Summary” module. You can jump to other modules and go into detail about their respective security options.

Comodo Internet Security (CIS) is available in three editions – Standard, Pro, and Complete. All three editions include a personal firewall which stops all unauthorized communication with the internet. The latest version Comodo Internet Security 2013 free edition 6.2 has added few enhanced features such as an advanced view of the home screen, multi-selection functionality on various grids, search button in all relevant grids, Full-Virtualized Auto-Sandboxing, improved GUI performance, improved touch screen, and other compatibility issues.

Comodo Internet Security Free 2013 - Summary Module

The latest version gets better in security and usability in addition with cloud-based virus-scanning and behavior analysis of unrecognized files, which make it the most efficient security tool in detecting zero-day attacks. The cloud-based virus scanners will automatically detect and remove unknown and untrusted files. Thus, allowing only trusted applications to run on your computer.

Key Features:

  • Auto-Sandbox Technology – This feature isolates untrusted programs like viruses and other malicious software from your computer, thus making it virtually operative.
  • Default Deny Protection (DDP) – Identifies safe files and applications easily on your PC and denies other untrusted programs.
  • Stops viruses and malware before they pierce into your PC via Prevention-based Firewall and Antivirus Protection.
  • The Personalized Firewall adjusts according to your needs and quickly sets the rules for downloading software.
  • Cloud-based Antivirus – This feature detects malicious files and programs even if the virus definitions are not updated.
  • Detects Zero-Day Malware automatically via Cloud-based Behavior Analysis.
  • Cloud-based Whitelisting – Easily identifies and lists safe/trusted files and applications.
  • SecureDNS Service – Keeps your online secure by checking with a real-time blacklist of malicious websites.
  • Detects and cleans malware infections in PC registry and disks via Spyware Scanning feature.
  • Game Mode – The alerts, virus database updates and schedules scans are not operated while playing games.
Comodo Internet Security Free 2013 - Scan Module

There are additional features such as Application Control, One-Click Virus Scanning, User-friendly Interface, Unique “slider” to change your current security level, and Exclusive access to Comodo’s “safe-list”, which makes Comodo Internet Security Free 2013 a must-have application for malware and spyware-affected computers.

Download Comodo Internet Security 2013 Free Edition from its official website for free. It is completely compatible with Windows 8, 7, Vista, and XP OS versions.