What is Antivirus?
Antivirus is a kind of software used to prevent, scan, detect and delete viruses from a computer. Once installed, most antivirus software runs automatically in the background to provide real-time protection against virus attacks.
Antivirus protection software are designed to evaluate data such as web pages, files, software and applications to help find and eradicate malware as quickly as possible.
What is Internet Security?
Provides protection and privacy against viruses, phishing, spyware, email attachments and spam. It deals with all the internet based threats and protects the system from cyber attacks. It includes firewall, antivirus, parental control and email protection to protect the system from online attacks.
Both Antivirus and Internet Security checks the hard disk and USB Drive for virus and removes any that are found.
They warn about unsafe sites that a user opens.
Both have an “Auto-update” feature.
They have the ability to block and remove Virus and Spyware from your computer.
Types of Antivirus