F-Secure Internet Security 2017

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Product Overview

Category: Internet Security Suite
Product Rank: #4 in Internet Security Suite
Price: $59.99
Supported OS: Windows XP SP3/Vista (SP2)/7/8

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F-Secure offers complete protection against all kinds of malware and threats.

False detection rate of legitimate software as malware is quite higher than that of industry average.

The Verdict:

F-Secure is undoubtedly a powerful Internet Security product that offers complete protection for your PC, identity and online life. It provides a handful of tools and necessary features at an affordable price.

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AV-Test awarded F-secure to be the best protection software in the consumer product category. The Internet Security suite has topped the list for its simple, effective and fast nature. This does not mean any compromise in its capability. Rather, this is a powerful suite that protects your PC, Identity and Internet activities.

This is built with real-time cloud technology that enables it to block any type of spyware, virus and malware. The firewall is built to be a strong shield against hackers. The software updates its virus definition constantly to combat all new threats. You don’t have to worry about spam filling your inbox with this suite on.

The software activates itself as soon as you start your banking activities. It keeps a close watch on your session for any suspicious event. Hence, banking transaction data and your personal data both remain strictly yours.

Parental controls enables you to control your child’s activities online and block those links that open up violent, inappropriate and harmful content for him/her. Web traffic scanning protects against any browser exploits and blocks harmful links. Personalized settings for each helps more convenient experience with F-Secure.

DeepGuard feature uses heuristic, behavioural and reputation-based technologies to provide proactive protection against both existing malware and brand-new threats. There are few concerns relating to the false-positives that F-Secure threw in few tests. This makes a way to intrude the legitimate software in the system. However, F-Secure Internet Security has now improved in this section.

The help and support is available through online chat, 24/7 telephone support and email.


F-Secure is a good Internet Security Suite for its fast and powerful features. Considering its speed, effectiveness and well designed features, it is total value for the money you spend on it.

Features & Specifications:

Computer Security Features:

  • Antivirus built with real-time cloud based technology protects against all kinds of virus, spyware and other types of malware.
  • Constantly updates malware definition to keep you safe all the time.
  • Secure user-friendly firewall protects your computer from hacker attacks.
  • Instant protection against all new threats.
  • Blocks spam and phishing emails to keep your inbox clean and safe.
  • Protection against identity theft.

Online Safety Features:

  • Blocks harmful and phishing websites so as to keep your browsing activity safe.
  • Banking protection activates when you start your online banking session and elevates your security settings for extra protection.
  • Parental control features protects your children and family from getting exposed to websites that feature harmful and adult content.
  • Personalized settings for each person lets you exercise better control over the usage of your computer.

System Requirements:

  • Processor: Intel Pentium 4 or equivalent
  • Memory requirements: minimum 512 MB
  • Disk Space: 800 MB free HD space
  • High speed Internet connection to validate your subscription and receive updates

Supported Operating Systems:

  • Microsoft Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista (SP2), Windows 7 & Windows 8

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