Articles by Aviva Zacks

Aviva Zacks is a content manager, writer, editor, and really good baker. When she's not working, she enjoys reading on her porch swing with a cup of decaf.

Best Internet Security for Tablets in 2019
Best Internet Security for Tablets in 2019

Whether you’re an iPad or Android user, there’s a good chance your tablet can be vulnerable to a virus. What does an infection look like on a tablet?

Aviva Zacks by Aviva Zacks December 12, 2018
5 Best Internet Security Packages For Laptops in 2019
5 Best Internet Security Packages For Laptops in 2019

So, you’ve bought a brand-new laptop. Congratulations! It’s so shiny, isn’t it? If you’re on a tighter budget, though, maybe you’ve just upgraded your existing device, especially its cybersecurity. Either way, a reliable antivirus isn’t enough. You’re going to need an internet security package to stay ahead of online threats.

Aviva Zacks by Aviva Zacks December 12, 2018
Get Norton Coupons – 55% OFF!
Get Norton Coupons – 55% OFF!

Are you looking to get a great deal on Norton antivirus? You should be! Norton is one of the best antiviruses we’ve reviewed. Its product line includes some incredible antivirus and internet security features. Unfortunately, there are more fake Norton deals floating around the internet than there are cat videos on YouTube (yes, that many).

Aviva Zacks by Aviva Zacks December 12, 2018
5 Best (REALLY FREE) Antivirus Programs for Android in 2019
5 Best (REALLY FREE) Antivirus Programs for Android in 2019 If you’re using an unprotected Android device, you’re already at hig...
Aviva Zacks by Aviva Zacks December 12, 2018
Top 5 [REALLY FREE] Download and No-Download Virus Scanners for 2019
Top 5 [REALLY FREE] Download and No-Download Virus Scanners for 2019

While many virus scanners purport to be free online tools, in actuality only a few do not require software download and installation. To clear up any confusion, we’ve verified and ranked the top 5 REALLY FREE online and download-only virus scanners below.

Aviva Zacks by Aviva Zacks December 12, 2018
5 Best (REALLY FREE) Antivirus Software in 2019
5 Best (REALLY FREE) Antivirus Software in 2019

Having an antivirus to protect your PC and mobile devices is essential. And while a full-fledged antivirus usually requires an investment, there are a handful of truly free antivirus options to consider as a light or short-term solution, depending on your needs. We did some investigating, and here’s what we found:

Aviva Zacks by Aviva Zacks December 12, 2018
10 Best (REALLY FREE) Windows Antivirus Programs for 2019
10 Best (REALLY FREE) Windows Antivirus Programs for 2019 Finding a free and effective antivirus software for Windows is no easy task, sin...
Aviva Zacks by Aviva Zacks December 12, 2018
10 Best (REALLY FREE) Antivirus Programs for Mac 2019
10 Best (REALLY FREE) Antivirus Programs for Mac 2019

While no computer or mobile device is completely immune to infection, Mac users often feel they aren’t susceptible to viruses and malicious software, since the majority are created to infiltrate Windows machines.

Nevertheless, Mac OS viruses and malware do exist and are on the rise! Even Apple, which once used to boast that their products are virus-resistant as a selling point, have now changed their tune.nes

Better not to wait until it’s too late: in 2019 installing an antivirus on your MacBook or iMac is absolutely essential, and these are your 10 best options (plus a few bonus ones):

Aviva Zacks by Aviva Zacks December 12, 2018
4 Best Internet Security Providers of 2019
4 Best Internet Security Providers of 2019
In an ideal world, all antiviruses would come with a state-of-the-art security suite. In reality, though, even some of the best antiviruses still lag behind. They aren’t equipped to protect you from Trojans, zero-day attacks or even malware, which can easily wipe out your entire system. You wouldn’t want to wake up one morning to find all your emails, photos and other important files gone.

Aviva Zacks by Aviva Zacks December 12, 2018
Will Antivirus Slow Down Your Computer in 2019?
Will Antivirus Slow Down Your Computer in 2019?

There’s an old theory that antivirus can slow your computer down by 50%. While this may have once been true, it’s no longer a reality. However, your antivirus will have some effect on the overall speed of your device.

Aviva Zacks by Aviva Zacks December 12, 2018