Baidu Antivirus is a free antivirus program that was created by the most popular internet search engine in China. The application provides proactive real-time protection from the operating system against viruses, Trojan horses, spyware and other types of malware. Computer monitoring and scanning work on the basis of three antivirus engines: Avira Antivirus Engine, Baidu Antivirus Engine and Baidu Cloud Security Engine. Detected threats can be immediately removed or moved to quarantine. The free version of Baidu Antivirus is intended for home use.
Features and support for the anti-virus
In the Chinese Baidu Antivirus program, there was also the possibility of manually scanning the operating system from the Microsoft Windows family for threats. The free anti-virus has been equipped with several practical mechanisms that significantly improve the user’s security level. Baidu Antivirus provides protection of web browsers before the replacement of the start page, as well as the installation of toolbars and extensions (plug-ins). In addition, the free antivirus monitors the use of Internet connection by running programs in real time.
The big advantage of the free Baidu Antivirus program is the use of a simple and easy-to-use graphical user interface (GUI), so that less experienced people will not have problems using this antivirus.
- Hardware requirements
- Processor: Intel Pentium / AMD Athlon (or better);
- Operating system: Windows XP, Vista, 7 and 8, 10.