While you’re surfing the web or downloading files 360 security is there to ensure nothing harmful lurks. It can block access to suspicious websites, check the history of your browser, keep track of the amount of data you’re using and even track down your phone that is missing.
The suite also includes an firewall, a shredder for data and scheduled tools for system cleaning. It is able to update drivers on a regular basis, has anti-tracking functions and even gives you access to tech support with just one click.
The interface of the software is user-friendly and user-friendly even though there are a lot of options and settings. Most things are controlled by the large buttons, switches or checkmark, which is great from a ergonomics point of view. The program is important source available on both Windows and Mac and is free to use (ad-supported).
The antivirus does a decent job of securing your computer from malware. Its real-time detection detects more than 95% of threats, and didn’t produce false positives during my tests. It’s not as effective in terms of level detection as other leading products when it comes to file scanning and heuristics.
360 Total Security comes with a number of security and maintenance features. A VPN is included in the premium version. Its heuristic engine can detect malware by looking at the program’s behavior, which can be quite useful, especially if the threat is brand new and doesn’t have a signature yet. The program has a cleanup utility as well as other tune-up tools that can improve PC performance.