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Bitdefender is simple to download from the Mac App Store and, after granting it access to your security settings in System Preferences and full disk access, it’s good to go. It is able to automatically update its virus definitions, and you can select between a quick scan or a Deep Scan. You can also select to scan files and external volumes from a specified location. The application comes with a highly efficient anti-theft feature which allows you to detect and play an alarm on your device, remotely remove its contents, and stop it from connecting to wifi networks.

It also includes a knowledge base on the internet with videos and articles. A quick custom scan on my test device took less than 5 minutes. It’s also one among the few alternatives that have vulnerability scans that checks your device for old programs and weak passwords.

Overall, Bitdefender is one of the top malware scanners. It consistently delivers remarkable results in independent laboratory tests. It has the best spyware detection rates and a wide array of security features, including a password manager and parental controls. It also offers machine protection in many of its business plans, which is a significant advantage over competing services.

Bitdefender’s interface is easy to use and divides its features into three categories three categories: Privacy Utilities, Protection and Privacy. Protection is the component of Bitdefender that deals with the features that are common to all antivirus programs, like real time protection, firewall monitoring and countermeasures against ransomware. Privacy is about methods to protect yourself while surfing the web. For instance, a safe browser that operates within the sandbox to keep malware out of your usual browser. The Utilities section contains useful utilities and optimization tools.

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