Bitdefender 2018 coming soon with better protection and privacy

Bitdefender brand protection packages for individual users and small companies from the SOHO segment will soon be updated to the "2018" version. Protection in the detection of ransomware threats and supervision over users' privacy in the network has been modernized.

Starting with Windows software, such as Bitdefender Antivirus Plus 2018, Bitdefender Internet Security 2018, Bitdefender Total Security Multi-Device 2018 and Bitdefender Family Pack, the new products include:

  • improved, double layer protection (Advanced Threat Defense and Threat Intelligence Platform) ransomware detection technology, which in 2018 version was finally turned on by the manufacturer by default,
  • improved protection of access to webcams (it is worth checking the settings and enabling notifications when trying to get the program access to the camera),
  • automatic scanning of connected disks and devices,
  • antispam, whose effectiveness has been confirmed in the dedicated article on identifying and protecting against spam ,
  • vulnerability scanner detecting: no Windows security patches, new versions of installed programs (including browsers, media players , and graphics), weak password for configuring the router and system,
  • the legendary scanner in front of phishing and scam sites (HTTP and HTTPS),
  • file encryption,
  • extensive password manager integrating with browsers (to automatically fill in fields with login and password),
  • SafePay browser for online banking (see review and specialist test ),
  • parental protection,
  • safe and permanent deletion of files,
  • module optimizing the state of Windows.

Customers who use the English version of Bitdefender programs will receive an automatic update at the end of June. It will not be necessary to remove Bitdefender 2017 antivirus before installing "2018-eighteen". However, users who have bought a license for Bitdefender software in Poland will have to wait for new products for a few months - until the Polish distributor Marken Systemy Antivirusowe prepares a complete crack.

To try Bitdefender 2018, follow the instructions on the manufacturer's website:…

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