Founded in 1986.
Headquarters in Tettnang, Germany.
Has over 500+ employees.
Established in 2001 in Bucharest, Romania.
Bitdefender has over 500,000,000+ installs.
Avira Antivirus Pro - Save up to 30%
Avira Optimization Suite - Save up to 30%
Total Security Suite - Save up to 30%
Avira Business - Save up to 33%
Bitdefender Antivirus Plus 2017 - Save up to 25%
Bitdefender Internet Security 2017 - Save up to 25%
Bitdefender Total Security 2017 - Save up to 25%
Bitdefender Business Security 2017 - Save up to 35%
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Avira optimizes your firewall settings. While the native Windows firewall is powerful it can be complex. Avira optimizes firewall settings with one click. Avira does its best to prevent hijack attempts of your PC from leaking data out. This antivirus has protection against ransomware. Ransomware is a situation when your computer becomes unusable until you pay bad guys to unlock it.
Bit Defender showcases a pure performance Photon features which is an effort to preserve PC speed and battery life. Their anti-ransomware feature protects end users from PC extortion for money scams. Bit Defender Safe Pay can auto-fill credit card input boxes for you. This antivirus also comes with Parental Controls if this is a need for you.
Business / Endpoint Info:
Avira Antivirus for Small Business can handle 3 to 10,000 computers on your network. The all-in-one package protects PCs, servers, and email. Control license management, reporting, and deployment from the Avira Connect online dashboard. The PC and Server Security defends against phishing attempts, infected websites, fake shopping carts, and suspicious downloads. The Exchange Security feature handles spam, phishing, and email-oriented viruses. With Exchange Security you can schedule reports on quarantined emails, configure white and blacklisting rules, control administrative permission levels, and enforce filtering policies in straightforward fashion. In general this product does not require you to be an IT genius to run it. Avira designed this to be easy to set up and requires minimal expertise to operate. Virus definition updates are streamlined automatically and swiftly to your devices (mobile and PC). Corporate customers get gold-level phone and email support from the business service team.
Business / Endpoint Info:
Avira can identify Decep, Auslogics, ATRAPS, Elex, Sefnit, Crypt.XPACK, Dropper, FusionCOre, and Crypt.ZPACK to name a few.
Bitdefender can identify Adware.Heur, Palevo, ScriptWorm, Hupigon, Brontok, AutorunINF, and PDF-JS to name a few.
Avira provides a forum, email support, phone support, and a contact web form.
Support includes chat, phone, and an online forum.