Going without antivirus protection should never be an option. Even if you don't care about your own computer, leaving it unprotected can let cyber-pirates can take control behind the scenes and use it to participate in DDoS and other attacks. If you have any computers without antivirus software, you need to add some protection right now. Don't worry; it doesn't have to cost you a penny.
This article provides a side-by-side comparison of the best free antivirus packages out there. Their pick for the top choice? Panda Free Antivirus 2015, which they say scores on par with more expensive commercial software.
Panda Free Antivirus 2015 scores on par with the best commercial antivirus tools, both in our hands-on tests and independent labs tests. It's a new Editors' Choice for free antivirus. Read the full review ››
We should also note that this article covers only the free antivirus software, and doesn't truly compare them to paid options (like the managed anti-virus that comes with our CompuCARE platform).
Read the full article: The Best Free Antivirus for 2015 | PCMag.com.