eScan Internet Security Suite

One of the cheaper options around, but does it deliver?

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eScan Internet Security Suite eScan Internet Security
By  Gareth Van Zyl Published  March 28, 2010

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Licence: Complete Package
Number of users: 1
Price: US $46

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EScan Internet Security is relatively straight-forward in its approach. Its design is simple and non-flashy (by any means); but, then again, it has a serious job to do. This reviewer has to admit that it’s performance on our system was not as great as what we expected it to be. It features real-time virus scanning, which scans files, emails and websites, looking for those trojans, spyware and adware that might threaten your computer.

Then there’s also the real-time content scanning that checks your email bodies for confidential data, file size, prohibited content and so on. The heuristic scanning tracks the evolution of viruses so as to keep you up-to-date with what is going in on.

Its antispam feature blocks spam and phishing emails using advanced spam blocking technologies. It also has a neat feature of data theft prevention with USB control, which prohibits any unauthorised used of USB based portable storage devices such as flash drives.

Its firewall and traffic monitoring tool displays TCP/IP activities on your system using the in-built Network Monitoring Tool and it also has logs and extensive reports that provide consolidated activity reports for review and analysis.

It's by far the cheapest option on our list and the newest kid on the block, but it will protect your PC. It will be interesting to see how the eScan Internet Security Suites develop over the next few years.

3430 days ago
Ashish Mohan
User rating: 5 stars

Pros: Excellent features like eScan Remote Support, Auto Back-up / Restore, USB Control, Powerful Web Protection

Cons: Average Scanning Speed

eScan Internet Security is a complete security suite that provides Zero Day Protection from all types of malwares. Equipped with latest features, eScan ensures complete protection for computer systems and networks.

3431 days ago
macshizel
User rating: 4 stars

Pros: good anti-virus anti-spyware light on system has a good ips

Cons: firewall does not stealth all ports firewall can be termaited quite easy

if the firewall were to put all ports into stealth mode and have better self protection it could easy beat trendmicro

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