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Kaspersky Free vs. Paid: Is it worth upgrading?

Enough for most Kaspersky Security Cloud – Free

Free at Kaspersky

Pros Virus protection Protects from suspicious sites VPN included Account monitoring Cons Always connected service Limited privacy protection Not a lot of VPN data

Kaspersky’s free option is now part of its Security Cloud line, which brings new features beyond pure antivirus software. It also includes VPN data, a password manager, the ability to scan for weak settings, and monitoring for your online accounts. For  [Read More…]

Should you install the Kaspersky Chrome extension?

Best answer: Yes, as long as you have a Kaspersky security solution, you should be using the extension. It provides additional information to keep you safe while browsing the web.

Get the whole security package: Kaspersky Total Security 2020 (From $ 50/year at Kaspersky) Get the extension for free: Kaspersky Security Cloud – Free (Free at Kaspersky) Included with Kaspersky

Many people have become adept at identifying threats online, whether it’s a sketchy website or a suspicious  [Read More…]

Kaspersky software banned at U.S. federal agencies amid concerns of Kremlin ties

U.S. federal agencies have been directed to stop using Kaspersky software by the Department of Homeland Security.

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has directed federal agencies to end their use of Kaspersky software amid concerns over the company’s ties to the Russian government, The Washington Post reports. Agencies will have 30 days to “identify any presence of Kaspersky products on their information systems,” 60 days to develop plans to remove and discontinue use of the  [Read More…]