• VIPRE Box
  • Original Price:
    $49.99
    Discount Price:
    $39.99

Editor's Choice:
Best Internet Security Software

Overall Score: 96%
Virus & Spyware Protection: 96%
Resource Usage: 94%
User Interface: 89%
Technical Support: 100%

PROS:

  • Best overall protection
  • Best technical support
  • Free virus removal
  • Easy to Use
  • Doesn't slow down PC
  • Works with: Windows 8.1 - 8 - 7 - Vista - XP

CONS:

  • Basic user interface
  • No parental controls

VIPRE Internet Security 2015

For maximum protection, VIPRE Internet Security wins our "Editor's Choice Award" again this year—despite a few minor drawbacks.

Its got full antivirus protection plus a stellar firewall, email scanning, history cleaner, and more. The user interface is a little cramped in places, but more modern looking than last year.

The bottom line:
  1. It scored 100% in our firewall tests.
  2. It blocked and cleaned up to 97% of all viruses and malware tested against it.
  3. It has the best customer support we've seen in the industry.
  4. The price tag is affordable for anyone.

Read the full review

Internet Security Software Comparison for 2015


Rank Winner 2nd Place 3rd Place 4th Place 5th Place 6th Place 7th Place 8th Place 9th Place 10th Place
Internet Security Software

(Available for instant download)
VIPRE Box
$49.99
$39.99
ESET Box
$59.99
(no discount)
Norton Box
$89.99
(no discount)
AVG Box
$54.99
$43.99
Bitdefender Box
$59.95
(no discount)
Avira Box
$66.99
(no discount)
Avast Box
$49.99
(no discount)
Kaspersky Box
$79.95
$59.95
McAfee Box
$79.99
$39.99
Panda Box
$49.99
$37.49
Works with Windows Win 8.1
Win 8
Win 7
Vista
XP
Win 8.1
Win 8
Win 7
Vista
XP
Win 8.1
Win 8
Win 7
Vista
XP
Win 8.1
Win 8
Win 7
Vista
XP
Win 8.1
Win 8
Win 7
Vista
XP
Win 8.1
Win 8
Win 7
Vista
XP
Win 8.1
Win 8
Win 7
Vista
XP
Win 8.1
Win 8
Win 7
Vista
XP
Win 8.1
Win 8
Win 7
Vista
XP
Win 8.1
Win 8
Win 7
Vista
XP
Overall Rating ExcellentVery GoodGoodGoodGoodGoodAverageAveragePoorPoor
Virus & Spyware Protection ExcellentExcellentVery GoodVery GoodExcellentVery GoodVery GoodVery GoodAverageGood
Manual Virus Scanning ExcellentExcellentExcellentVery GoodExcellentGoodVery GoodExcellentPoorGood
USB Virus Protection ExcellentExcellentAverageAverageExcellentAveragePoorExcellentPoorAverage
Resource Usage Very GoodVery GoodGoodExcellentGoodVery GoodGoodGoodAverageAverage
User Interface / Usability GoodVery GoodExcellentVery GoodAveragePoorVery GoodAveragePoorAverage
Extra Features ExcellentExcellentExcellentAverageGoodGoodExcellentGoodPoorPoor
Technical Support ExcellentExcellentAverageAveragePoorAveragePoorAverageAveragePoor


Explanation of Features


  • Virus & Spyware Protection: Viruses, spyware, and trojans are all considered "malware" these days. Which software offers maximum protection against all forms of malware?
  • Resource Usage: Protecting a PC is important. Doing it while using as little CPU and memory is just as important.
  • User Interface: Is the software easy to use? Do the settings make sense? Is the software well organized? How well does the software compare?
  • Tech Support: No one wants to call tech support. Ever. If you do need to contact support, are they helpful, responsive, and accountable?
  • Extra Features: Some additional software features can add up to better overall security. Which software offers the best?
Rank Winner 2nd Place 3rd Place 4th Place 5th Place 6th Place 7th Place 8th Place 9th Place 10th Place
Antivirus Software

(Available for instant download)
VIPRE Box
$39.99
$29.99
ESET Box
$39.99
(no discount)
AVG Box
$39.99
$31.99
Bitdefender Box
$39.95
(no discount)
Norton Box
$79.99
(no discount)
Kaspersky Box
$39.95
(no discount)
Avira Box
$44.99
(no discount)
Avast Box
$39.99
(no discount)
McAfee Box
$49.99
$24.99
Panda Box
$39.99
$31.99
Works with Windows Win 8.1
Win 8
Win 7
Vista
XP
Win 8.1
Win 8
Win 7
Vista
XP
Win 8.1
Win 8
Win 7
Vista
XP
Win 8.1
Win 8
Win 7
Vista
XP
Win 8.1
Win 8
Win 7
Vista
XP
Win 8.1
Win 8
Win 7
Vista
XP
Win 8.1
Win 8
Win 7
Vista
XP
Win 8.1
Win 8
Win 7
Vista
XP
Win 8.1
Win 8
Win 7
Vista
XP
Win 8.1
Win 8
Win 7
Vista
XP
Overall Rating ExcellentVery GoodGoodGoodGoodGoodAverageAveragePoorPoor
Virus & Spyware Protection ExcellentExcellentVery GoodExcellentVery GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery GoodAverageGood
Manual Virus Scanning ExcellentExcellentVery GoodExcellentExcellentExcellentGoodVery GoodPoorGood
USB Virus Protection ExcellentExcellentAverageExcellentAverageExcellentAveragePoorPoorAverage
Resource Usage Very GoodVery GoodExcellentGoodGoodGoodVery GoodGoodAverageAverage
User Interface / Usability GoodVery GoodGoodAverageExcellentGoodPoorGoodPoorAverage
Extra Features ExcellentGoodAverageVery GoodVery GoodAverageGoodExcellentAverageAverage
Technical Support ExcellentExcellentAveragePoorAverageAverageAveragePoorAveragePoor


Explanation of Features


  • Virus & Spyware Protection: Viruses, spyware, and trojans are all considered "malware" these days. Which software offers maximum protection against all forms of malware?
  • Resource Usage: Protecting a PC is important. Doing it while using as little CPU and memory is just as important.
  • User Interface: Is the software easy to use? Do the settings make sense? Is the software well organized? How well does the software compare?
  • Tech Support: No one wants to call tech support. Ever. If you do need to contact support, are they helpful, responsive, and accountable?
  • Extra Features: Some additional software features can add up to better overall security. Which software offers the best?