Trend Micro undoubtedly is one of the huge name in data security for Corporate and Home environments since its foundation in 1988. Other two undoubtedly are McAfee and Symantec. This is to be remembered that there are many security vendors there days with the names of Kaspersky, ESET, Dr. Web, Emsisoft, Panda, Bitdefender, Comodo, Avast, Avira, AVG, F-Prot, Virusbuster, Sunbelt, VBA32, Rising, Kingsoft, Sophos, Zillya, Forticlient, Ikarus etc. And so there is a huge competition among them. Some shows excellence in some aspects and some in others. So, it is hard to judge which one is the best.
Security these days relies on protection on multiple layers. Undoubtedly web is the major infection vendor now-a-days. And there comes the excellence of Trend Micro. It has an excellent web protection, the thing that helped it to achieve excellent results multiple times in AV Comparative and AV-TEST dynamic tests this year. Although it shows rather poor detection in on-demand tests its cloud detection is improving consistently.
Trend Micro Titanium Internet Security 2011 is one the landmark products from Trend Micro. It has
- Simple and clean interface.
- Windows Firewall Booster. So do not incorporate any external firewall driver into the system, just boosts up the in-built windows firewall.
- Parental Control
- Web Protection
- Option to block any executable to run from USB.
- Cloud detection. Also it downloads full signature automatically to work when internet becomes unavailable.
- Light on system resources
- Scheduled scan
- Password Protection
It normally costs $69.95 for a 3 PC license for one year. But you can get a one year free trial ny downloading this package.
Its a 77.4 Mb download in 7z format.
Extract the package using 7Zip or any other unzipper, run setup.exe and following the installation instructions. No serial is needed, you need to choose trial version during the installation. the trial is good for one year.
Give it a go