What are the differences between "anti-virus" and "Internet Security"?

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What are the differences between "anti-virus" and "Internet Security"?

 

By product-comparison,I see this"Internet Security has Advanced firewall protection against malicious attacks".

As I know,both of them use windows firewall,and what's the Advanced firewall protection against malicious attacks?

 

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Former F-Secure Employee

Re: What are the differences between "anti-virus" and "Internet Security"?

Hi Xiesansi,

With regards to your question, the F-Secure Inter Security has an additional component called network intrusion detection which uses to enhance the firewall capacity.

Thanks.

Best Regards,
Jagadesan

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Re: What are the differences between "anti-virus" and "Internet Security"?

DeepGuard in Internet Security uses windows firewall as its own tool. It enhances windows firewall.

Also, Internet Security has Online Safety applet...
Scholar

Re: What are the differences between "anti-virus" and "Internet Security"?

But anti-virus also has deepguard.....

Former F-Secure Employee

Re: What are the differences between "anti-virus" and "Internet Security"?

Hi Xiesansi,

With regards to your question, the F-Secure Inter Security has an additional component called network intrusion detection which uses to enhance the firewall capacity.

Thanks.

Best Regards,
Jagadesan

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Scholar

Re: What are the differences between "anti-virus" and "Internet Security"?

Could you please introduce more about network intrusion detection?

Former F-Secure Employee

Re: What are the differences between "anti-virus" and "Internet Security"?

Hi Xiesansi,

With regards to your question, we are unable to reveal much detail information on the network interceptor as it is a know how of our software. Basically it has some component integrated to scan each inbound and outbound connection and blocks suspected connection.

Thanks.

Best Regards,
Jagadesan

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Scholar

Re: What are the differences between "anti-virus" and "Internet Security"?

Thank you!