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Bullguard is a security software that focuses on protecting users from cyber attacks that could threaten their data and identity, and has a suite of tools to do just that. It also offers full-fledged protection for their smart homes, and the software shows a keen understanding of its customers’ need to have a single program which covers all of their devices.

The interface for premium protection is clean and simple to navigate. You can easily access all of the main features using separate drop-down menus. The software was designed to be light and not make a huge impact on your computer.

Apart from antivirus, BullGuard package comes with additional security and maintenance functions. The “Vulnerability Scanner”, for instance, promises to scan all the programs on your computer and close any security holes hackers could exploit. It also includes an internet scanner that monitors your WiFi and lists all the devices that are connected to your router as well as Windows PCs.

Identity Protection is another feature that uses Experian for monitoring your personal information online. You will receive an alert. The software has a Parental Controls Module that allows you to create a profile for each child and block adult content, pages that promote violence and drugs, as well as other things that they shouldn’t be viewing online.

A firewall and backup module are also included in the security features. The latter is a very efficient tool that has earned top marks in tests conducted by AV-Test. The former allows you to create a password vault.