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Anti Virus from F Secure has no anti phishing protetion, is this right?
Should be standard today.
Additional...F Secure is still a leader in false positives? Prevents me from trying it.)
Sorry for my reply. Maybe there should be response from F-Secure team.
Anyway... I think... if you mean something as F-Secure AV solution (not as F-Secure IS or F-Secure SAFE, where for desktops will be Internet Security).... potentially.. there can be missing features about Browsing Protection.
Such as.. there will be protection against web-threats. There will be DeepGuard. It's can be as protection against exploits (web-based).
But it's not something as blocking malicious web-sites (phishing websites for F-Secure it's a malicious/harmful-rated pages).
It's mean F-Secure Anti-virus (which now.. how I can to understand comes as solution for PC/Mac) can be with dropped status about browsing protection (there can be some meanings of web-traffic scanning / firewall things, blocking malicious pages and other related things). Work as AV. Not any extensions, not something else about reputation/ratings.
But.... as example.. with F-Secure Ultralight AV there will be protection against harmful websites too. There include "phishing" (as part of malicious pages) or "suspicious-rated" pages.
And.. if I normally remember it... F-Secure AV for Mac (as part of F-Secure SAFE probably) technology-preview already comes with features about protection (?!) against malicious pages. Not sure... but it's not hard to re-check. There was some release-notes under Home Beta Security part of community.
It's mean.. maybe something will be with F-Secure AV too.
But if you mean F-Secure Internet Security - there was and still there.... protection against phishing pages (as part of protection against malicious pages).
Sorry for my reply again.
Av has just...nothing, no web protection.
As long as you are online there is no protection, starts when attempting to open files on disc, not before.
But how I remember... most of "famous" (around "trusted") and "powerful" security companies... also have same design. JUST Antivirus-solution will be just traditional antivirus.
On current time maybe.. it already goes to be dropped. Such as... not all of them can to provide just "Anti-virus" as solution. They can to provide "AV Plus", "Super AV", "Turbo AV", "AV++", "AV Titanium" and other marketing things, where will be web-protection (or something else). In fact.. it will be "Internet-Security" with drop-status for some of features. Or if their other solutions comes with various "payload" as optimization tools, password managers or other.
Potentially.. it's can be valid.. and F-Secure also should be with "solution" about "all in one", but it's a little be hard design.
On current time there have F-Secure SAFE (licenses about Internet Security/AV or other tools for desktops/mobiles platforms. Windows, Mac, iOS, Android, Windows Phone; And as additional - licenses for F-Secure Key Premium as password manager, but tool still as another solution. Just as additional for full solution).
F-Secure Internet Security for Windows.
F-Secure AV for Mac/Windows (with various features for platforms, but how I can to understand comes as one solution?! on current time).
And other tools/software. F-Secure Freedome have "web protection", but it's mainly VPN-software.
F-Secure Ultralight Antivirus (as beta-tool) have web-protection, but commonly it's more like Antivirus solution (cloud-based and other new meanings). And maybe if it can be normal and interesting for users... it's can be next generation of solutions.
Maybe there just re-design for packages, solutions and other. And it's can be that.. will be something new.
But on current time... F-Secure Antivirus comes just as traditional one for Windows desktops. Some of users... search something like that and they need just traditional solution.