Anti-Virus Programs

AntiVirus Programs are programs that users install on their computers to fight the ever growing threat of viruses. These programs come with firewalls and virus scanners that attempt to keep a virus from installing on your computer.  AntiVirus Programs often require you to update components so that they can stay updated to fight against viruses more efficiently. Below are some of the highest rated antivirus programs, you can download these programs by clicking on their names.


Malwarebytes is an anti-malware scanner that detects and removes worms, Trojans, rootkits, rogues, spyware, and other dangerous malware from your computer. If you just need to remove malware for one specific issue, you can download Malwarebytes, run it, quarantine the threats, and delete it if you don't need it anymore. There is a paid subscription, but the free version is very helpful. Malwarebytes provides both PC and Mac versions.

Microsoft Defender

This page includes video installation instructions for Android, Windows, iOS, and Mac. Microsoft Defender requires a Microsoft 365 subscription.