Security Enhancements in Windows® 7 64-bit version
What are the different security software available in Windows 7 64-bit edition?
Windows 7 64-bit edition Operating System delivers increased flexibility in securing computers and data. It supports Windows BitLocker Drive Encryption that encrypts external thumb drives and hard disks with BitLocker and provides recovery keys so that the data is accessible when needed. Microsoft supports enhanced security in Windows 64-bit version that is not available in 32-bit. The 64-bit of Windows 7 supports hardware-based DEP (Data Execution Prevention). The 64-bit of Windows 7 allows installation of device drivers that are digitally signed by its developer. Kernel Patch Protection is one type of a malware called Rootkit. The 64-bit edition of Windows protects your system against kernel-based rootkits. The users can also avoid BSOD (Blue Screen of Death) as the PatchGuard does not allow any drivers to modify the kernel in Windows. Installation of bad driver or drivers that modify kernel in Windows is the main cause of BSOD or instability in Windows.
Following are the different 64-bit security software supported by Windows 7 64-bit edition:
- Kaspersky Anti-Virus for Windows Workstations
- Norton Internet Security 2010
- avast! Antivirus
Kaspersky Anti-Virus for Windows workstations
The Kaspersky Anti-Virus protects Windows 7 system from unwanted virus and malwares in the system. The latest version of Kaspersky Anti-Virus is compatible in Windows 7. Kaspersky Anti-Virus for Windows Workstations provides centralized security of workstations on a corporate network and defends all kinds of malware, dangerous programs, network attacks and unwanted mail.
Norton Internet Security 2010
Norton Internet Security 2010 is the fastest and most effective security solution. The 17.5 version of Norton Internet Security offers complete protection against all types of online threats. This release offers superior performance and improved protection of the system. It also features to preserve the performance of your computer.
The 4.8 version of avast! Antivirus is a complete antivirus protection for your PC. It is free to use for home users. It is a very simple antivirus program. In just a few mouse clicks, you can scan your entire computer. It automatically detects and removes all types of viruses, worms and threats. So, the user could forget of computer infections and enjoy surfing.
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