Malware Protection 101

Malware Protection 101

Protect your computer from harmful malware with Total Defense’s powerful malware protection software. Protect your devices from a wide range of threats with our best-selling products; Total Defense Premium Internet Security, Total Defense Ultimate Internet Security and Essential Anti-Virus malware protection. Get simple, smart, and reliable protection from viruses, complete with multi-layered scanning technology to protect your devices against ever emerging new security threats.

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Total Defense Internet Security 2019

Total Defense Ultimate Internet Security is an easy-to-use, all-in-one Internet security suite that protects you, your family, and all of your devices from the latest online threats. High performance virus detection without slowing you down — on all your devices — while you bank, shop, and connect on social networks with total peace of mind.

Protect Everyone on Every Device

  • Ultimate Protection: For all the connected devices in your home – PCs, Macs, Smartphones & Tablets
  • Powerful protection from viruses, spyware, ransomware and all forms of malware
  • Surf with confidence – shop, bank and explore your social network without worry
  • Alerts you to social media scams and suspicious content
  • Protect your photos and other irreplaceable files with cloud based online backup
  • Keep your PCs running like new with smart PC optimization technology
  • Free US-based support. Free expert installation and product set-up help

Ultimate Protection for your Devices

Secure your PCs, Macs, tablets and smartphones without worrying about viruses, spyware, identity theft, data loss and performance hiccups destroying your moment. Optimize performance and protect against newly discovered vulnerabilities in your applications, it also includes 25 GB of cloud storage to back up your files and protect them from threats and hardware outages.

Key Features

  • Protects all your devices – PCs, Macs, Android smartphones & tablets
  • Malware protection – multi-layered scanning technology offers enhanced protection
  • Ransomware protection – secured from known and unknown threats
  • Identity theft protection – stops cyber criminals from gaining access to your personal information
  • Family protection – protects your children from online predators and offensive content
  • Anti-phishing protection – protects you from mistakenly visiting malicious sites
  • Social media protection – stay protected from malicious content while on your social networks
  • Mobile protection – fend off Android malware, block intruders, and even lock or erase your data if you lose your mobile phone
  • Vulnerability protection – automatically updates outdated software to ensure any know security flaws are patched
  • PC Optimization – integrated tune-up technology keeps your PC running at peak performance, improves PC startup time and Internet speed
  • 25GB Online backup – securely stores your photos and files
  • 10 devices – single purchase protects all devices in your household

Ransomware Protection / Zero-Day Application Defender

Protection from known and unknown threats. Checks the reputation of every file that your computer attempts to run; if its known to be good then we allow it to run; if it is found to be malicious we block it from running. Stops malicious applications from running and warns you when a potentially unwanted application is about to run.

Powerful, Multi-layered, Cloud-Based Protection

Real-time and on-demand malware scanning engines provide powerful protection. With additional cloud-based scanning technology, Total Defense provides a higher level of malware protection by scanning files using multiple detection techniques, which complement the scanner resident on the PC.

Download Defender

Automatically validates safety of websites you download files from and scans of all Internet downloads ensuring infected files are blocked before they can cause harm.

Anti-Malware Protection

Prevents viruses, spyware, ransomware and other malware from infecting your PC, Mac, Android tablet and smartphone.

Social Network Defender

Alerts you to dangerous threats on your social network sites.

Online Backup

Provides easy-to-use, automated cloud based backup capabilities. Safeguard all your important photos, videos and files automatically and access them from any device at any time. Even share your files with friends and family with one simple click.

Anti-Phishing

Protects you from phishing attacks, internet fraud, and malicious websites that can compromise your personal information and steal your identity.


Powerful Internet security for all the connected devices in your home – PCs, Macs, Smartphones & Tablets.


Identity Theft Protection

Stops cyber criminals from gaining access to your personal information. Store your personal information in an encrypted vault and Total Defense protects this information from being transmitted to the internet.

Family Protection

Parental Controls helps you protect your child from cyber bullying, online predators and offensive content by filtering or blocking access to inappropriate web sites, instant messaging programs, and peer-to-peer services.

Informative Reports

Let’s you monitor the status of your system by providing real-time reports that show user activity and system alerts. Every month you can receive a consolidated report of the protection you received and the product updates that occurred.

Vulnerability Protection

Vulnerabilities in software applications provide easy access for malware to infect your PC. Total Defense scans the most commonly attacked software and automatically patches any outdated and vulnerable software.

PC Optimization

Keeps your computer operating at peak performance. Eliminates slow startups, improves internet speeds, cleans up your registry and hard drive, while improving the stability of your system to keep it running like new.

Updates and Upgrades

You always have the latest software with Total Defense. All product upgrades are free; as soon as we release a new feature or version your product automatically gets updated. It’s fast, easy, and hassle-free.

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is total peace of mind.

Total Defense Internet Security 2019

Total Defense Premium Internet Security is an easy-to-use, all-in-one subscription service that protects your PCs, Macs, Android tablets and smartphones against viruses, ransomware, spyware, identity theft, and prevents against data loss with cloud-based online backup with anywhere, anytime access to your important files.

Advanced Multi-layered Protection for All Your Devices

  • Protection for all the connected devices in your home – PCs, Macs, Android smartphones & tablets
  • Powerful protection from viruses, spyware, ransomware and all forms of malware
  • Surf with confidence – shop, bank and explore your social network without worry
  • Don’t get tricked: Alerts you to social media scams and suspicious content
  • Protects your photos and other irreplaceable files with Cloud-based online backup
  • Free US-based support – Free expert installation and product set-up help

Premium Protection for All Your Devices

Total Defense Premium Internet Security provides simple, smart, and reliable protection from viruses, ransomware, spyware, and malware on up to 5 of your PCs, Macs, Android tablets and smartphones. It also comes with advanced features like Privacy Guard and Anti-phishing filters, also includes 10 GB of cloud storage and backup.

Key Features

  • Protects your devices – PC’s, Mac’s, Tablets and Smartphones
  • Malware protection – multi-layered scanning technology offers enhanced protection
  • Ransomware protection – secured from known and unknown threats
  • Identity theft protection – stops cyber criminals from gaining access to your personal information
  • Family protection – protects your children from online predators and offensive content
  • Anti-phishing protection – protects you from mistakenly visiting malicious sites
  • Social media protection – stay protected from malicious content while on your social networks
  • Mobile protection – fend off mobile malware, block intruders, and even lock or erase your data if you lose your mobile phone
  • 10GB Online backup – keeps your digital files and photos safe
  • Protects up to 5 devices

Ransomware Protection / Zero-Day Application Defender

Protection from known and unknown threats. Checks the reputation of every file that your computer attempts to run; if its known to be good then we allow it to run; if it is found to be malicious we block it from running. Stops malicious applications from running and warns you when a potentially unwanted application is about to run.

Powerful, Multi-layered, Cloud-Based Protection

Real-time and on-demand malware scanning engines provide powerful protection. With additional cloud-based scanning technology, Total Defense provides a higher level of malware protection by scanning files using multiple detection techniques, which complement the scanner resident on the PC.

Download Defender

Automatically validates safety of websites you download files from and scans of all Internet downloads ensuring infected files are blocked before they can cause harm.

Anti-Malware Protection

Prevents viruses, spyware, ransomware and other malware from infecting your PC, Mac, Android tablet and smartphone.

Social Network Defender

Alerts you to dangerous threats on your social network sites.


Surf with confidence – smart, fast, and powerful protection from viruses, ransomware and malware.


Online Backup

Provides easy-to-use, automated cloud based backup capabilities. Safeguard all your important photos, videos and files automatically and access them from any device at any time. Even share your files with friends and family with one simple click.

Anti-Phishing

Protects you from phishing attacks, internet fraud, and malicious websites that can compromise your personal information and steal your identity.

Identity Theft Protection

Stops cyber criminals from gaining access to your personal information. Store your personal information in an encrypted vault and Total Defense protects this information from being transmitted to the internet.

Family Protection

Parental Controls helps you protect your child from cyber bullying, online predators and offensive content by filtering or blocking access to inappropriate web sites, instant messaging programs, and peer-to-peer services.

Informative Reports

Let’s you monitor the status of your system by providing real-time reports that show user activity and system alerts. Every month you can receive a consolidated report of the protection you received and the product updates that occurred.

Updates and Upgrades

You always have the latest software with Total Defense. All product upgrades are free; as soon as we release a new feature or version your product automatically gets updated. It’s fast, easy, and hassle-free.

Total Defense Internet Security 2019

Viruses constantly evolve, our Essential Anti-Virus security ensures you’re totally covered with smart, and powerful protection for your Windows desktops and laptops. High performance virus detection without slowing you down.

Real-time malware protection for your PC

  • Real-time protection from viruses, spyware and all forms of malware for Windows desktops and laptops
  • Enhanced malware detection with cloud based scanning
  • Easy to use – simple and lightweight
  • Free US-based support – Free expert installation and product set-up help

Secure your PC from hackers

Essential Anti-Virus — powerful protection ensures you’re always safe and guards your PC against viruses, spyware, ransomware, trojans, rootkits and the latest emerging malware threats which can steal your personal information and identity.

Key Features

  • Multi-layered scanning technology offers superior protection
  • Enhanced malware detection against new and emerging threats
  • Powerful defense against ransomware, rootkits, and trojans
  • Quick scan & one-click installation keeps it simple and secure
  • Automatic updates keeps you PC secure with all the latest virus information
  • Auto scanning of USB drives blocks portable malware from entering your PC
  • Protects up to 3 Windows devices

Detect and remove any threat, without negative impact on your speed and performance.


Viruses constantly evolve, our Essential Anti-Virus for Mac security ensures you’re totally covered with smart, and powerful protection. Give your Mac maximum protection without compromising speed and performance.

Anti-Malware Protection

Simple, smart, and reliable protection from viruses, spyware, and malware on up to 3 of your Mac’s.

Ransomware Protection

Folders of extreme importance to you will be constantly monitored in order to prevent unauthorized modification.

Multi-Layer, Cloud-Based Technology

With the additional Cloud based scanning technology, Total Defense provides a higher level of malware protection by scanning files using multiple detection techniques.

Ultra Fast Scanning

Fast scanning and ironclad protection against malware without slowing you down. So fast and so discreet, you won’t even know it’s there, working to keep your Mac safe.


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