If you have installed Windows 10 on your computer, but you are not feeling safe with Windows Defender, do not worry. We have compiled a list of the top five Windows 10 antivirus programs that will protect your computer, so that you can safely surf the web.
McAfee Total Protection
McAfee has joined the protecting Windows 10 game, and this antivirus, priced at $89.99, is fully compatible with the new OS. This is a perfect solution for users who want more security features besides the standard antivirus protection, like parental controls, spam filter for emails and many other security tools for the web.
Another great antivirus that is compatible with Windows 10 is Avast, with several features that make this program stand out of the crowd. Some of its major features include a software updater, which can update the apps and programs on your PC, a browser cleanup tool that gets rid of extensions and toolbars and speeds up your internet browsing.
There is also a remote assistance tool that enables you to control your computer from another computer, boot-time malware scanning that scans your computer for any security issues, streaming virus database updates that update your antivirus in real-time and many other useful features.
BitDefender Antivirus Plus 2016
This is a well-known free antivirus program that is compatible with Windows 10. The configuration of this antivirus program is extremely simple, the maintenance required for it to run smoothly is easy, but the security it provides is practically unbreakable.
AVG Free Antivirus 2015
The features that this antivirus includes are identity protection, which prevents data theft, email scanning, which automatically deletes any malicious attachments in emails, the LinkScanner Surf-Shield, which prevents you from opening any illegal or infected websites, social networking protection, which scans any links that are exchanged through social networking sites and many more.
360 Total Security
This is one of the first paid antivirus programs that was fully compatible with Windows 10. The best feature of this antivirus program is its virus scanning engine that is comprised of five different engines, including Bitdefender and Avira engines. This enables you to have premium virus protection, and it also protects your computer from backdoor, phishing and malware attacks.
All of these programs have been tested and they work fine with Windows 10. So, install the one that will suit your needs the most and protect your computer from any and all vicious malware attacks.