Kaspersky internet security 2011 (short: KIS2011) is the newest suite from Kaspersky that includes not only the antivirus but also antispyware, popup blocker, firewall and much more. Kaspersky is not the most user-friendly internet security suite because of its many features, but once you get used to it, you will love it.
Features: One of the best new features in the Kaspersky internet security software is the added protection for VPN and Wi-Fi connections. This way you won’t have to worry about being hacked via wireless internet or virtual private network.
There is also a game mode that won’t bug you when playing games online or offline or when watching movies.
Kaspersky also included a parental control which is perfect for families. With this option turned on you won’t have to worry about your kids accidentally finding inappropriate website content. There is even a blocking option for certain keywords. For example if you add your address, credit card information to the blocked list then your children won’t be able to use online.
Another innovative feature is the virtual keyboard. By using this you won’t have to worry about keyloggers. This drastically helps you protect your identity.
Unique to Kaspersky internet security 2011 are the two buttons, which you can configure and quickly access whenever you want. You also have the option to scan external devices like an external hard disk or USB drive.
Kaspersky’s URL advisor warns you before accessing a dangerous website. You can also use the roll-back feature if viruses damage any critical data.
The Kaspersky GeoFilter, when activated, will block any connection from certain countries. Other features include Safe Surf and Safe Desktop that runs the browser or desktop in an isolated environment. This can be important when browsing anything from twitter, to purchasing products like watches online.
Support: The Kaspersky support is great. They are friendly and helpful. You can contact the customer support by email, phone or you can use their forum.
Conclusion: Whether you are banking, shopping, playing or just checking out different website on the internet, Kaspersky internet security is one of the best options when it comes to protection. You will find almost all features that other internet security suites are offering plus many unique features developed by Kasperksy.