IT Pro is supported by its audience. When you purchase through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more

Antivirus

Microsoft Windows Defender review: An ideal (if unfriendly) business security solution
Microsoft Defender user interface
antivirus

Microsoft Windows Defender review: An ideal (if unfriendly) business security solution

Central management puts Defender head and shoulders above other free options; the fact that it's already deployed doesn't hurt either
1 Jun 2022
What's the difference between antimalware and antivirus?
Click here for malware
malware

What's the difference between antimalware and antivirus?

We help you navigate the worlds of antimalware and antivirus
17 Sep 2021
How computer viruses spread and how to avoid them
computer virus
malware

How computer viruses spread and how to avoid them

You know that computer viruses can be a nightmare; here's how they spread from one computer to the next
26 Mar 2021
Avast Business Patch Management review
Software

Avast Business Patch Management review

Good Windows patch management services but a work in progress
8 Oct 2019
Kaspersky’s attempt to overturn US ban thrown out of court
law
antivirus

Kaspersky’s attempt to overturn US ban thrown out of court

Federal judge rules against security firm in lawsuit against Homeland Security
1 Jun 2018
Is antivirus bad for security?
free security software
antivirus

Is antivirus bad for security?

Browser developers suggest antivirus isn't helping with security
27 Jan 2017
Avast to swallow up antivirus rival AVG in $1.3bn buyout
antivirus

Avast to swallow up antivirus rival AVG in $1.3bn buyout

AVG's vast threat data will improve Avast's offering, says CEO
7 Jul 2016