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Bitdefender Total Security 2016 Multi-device Review

Bitdefender Total Security 2016 Multi-device Review

by September 5, 2016

Bitdefender Total Security 2016 Multi-device Review

The Interface of the Program- Bitdefender Total Security 2016 Multi-device has a completely updated and easy to use interface. All main features and tools of the program are easily accessed through the main window. It consists of several tabs, for example, scan, startup optimizer, and so on. At the bottom you can also find a button which provides access to the main modules of the program, for example, security modules (i.e. antivirus, firewall, etc.), privacy modules (for example, file shredder, etc.), and so on.

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The Main Features of the Program- Bitdefender Total Security 2016 Multi-device is not just ordinary security software product intended for protection of the Windows operating system; it is much more. It is a comprehensive and all in one suite for protecting Windows, Mac and Android. So, in other words, it offers triple protection for everything you own and use. And this thorough and comprehensive protection can be controlled via online Bitdefender Dashboard which allows you to add or remove device, control your children activity on the web, manage licenses, and so on.

Bitdefender Total Security for Windows- The program includes all necessary features, utilities and tools for reliable and comprehensive protection of your PC on the one hand and ensuring your privacy on the other hand, i.e. antivirus, firewall, web protection, file shredder, password manager, and so on.

Modules- Protection

Modules- Privacy

Modules- Tools

Security- the following security components are at your disposal- Antivirus, Web Protection, Vulnerability, Firewall, Intrusion Detection, Antispam and Ransomware Protection.

Antivirus- Bitdefender antivirus provides you with constant and non-stop protection against all kinds of viruses in the real time. Thanks to the powerful antivirus engine and frequent signature updates, your system is always protected even against unknown threats. You have the possibility to control your antivirus settings and apply only those features you need. For example, you can choose one of three levels of on-access scanning and active threat control (permissive, normal or aggressive), exclude some file types, extensions and system processes from the scan; set up rules for scanning CD/DVD, USB and network devices, reliably manage quarantined items, and some others.

Bitdefender Total Security 2016 Multi-device offers two powerful manual scan methods- Quick scan and System scan. In addition, you can also customize scan options and specify the desired scan parameters. The program allows you to specify Scan Options (i.e. you can select one of three scan methods offered by the program); schedule the automatic scan of the system (for example, you can scan the computer at system startup or manually specify the desired time); choose Scan targets (i.e. any of available partitions, external devices, specific folders, and so on). Bitdefender antivirus also includes a special advanced security feature- Rescue Mode which allows you to scan and disinfect viruses even if your computer is not bootable and you can access it.

Web Protection- Bitdefender Total Security 2016 Multi-device allows you to protect your system against online threats in the real time. The program supports all well-known browsers (for example, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, and so on). Thanks to this security module, your computer will be always protected against malicious and phishing websites. You can even manually specify a list of trusted websites.

Vulnerability- this security module allows you to scan the system and find in it the most vulnerable issues and effectively fix them, for example, outdated applications, windows updates, weak passwords, and so on.

Vulnerability 1


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Firewall- Bitdefender Total Security 2016 Multi-device offers a very comprehensive firewall, too. With the help of it you can reliably protect the system against unauthorized inbound and outbound connections. It is very easy to use; and you have the possibility to customize Firewall according to your needs by specifying specific rules for each application and process.

Intrusion Detection- with the help of this security module you can protect your system against malicious modifications and changes, for example, modifications in the system registry, and so on.

Anti-Spam- this module allows you to control your email client and protect it from malicious messages and attachments. You have the possibility to create a list of trusted senders or, on the contrary, a list of spammers and block any emails and attachments from them.

Ransomware Protection- this security module is specially designed to block and disinfect so called ransomware viruses, i.e. such viruses which block your system and ask for money to unblock them. You can create a list of trusted and blocked applications, too.

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AntiSpam 1

Ransomware 1

Privacy- Bitdefender Total Security 2016 Multi-device cares not only of your protection but also about your privacy. For protecting your privacy, it provides you with five different tools- File Shredder, Password Manager, Safepay, Parental Control and File Encryption. All these modules are designed and created for protecting your privacy and identity. Let me describe them shortly.

File Shredder is a very useful module for protecting your sensitive and confidential files and folders against unauthorized use. This module allows you to delete all those files and folders permanently using the most advanced deletion algorithms. It is very easy to use. Just choose those files or folders you want to delete. After deleting files, they will not be restored even with the help of the most recovery applications.

Password Manager- of course, your passwords and web logins, etc. need special attention and you should to protect them securely. This module is just that utility you need. With the help of it you can safely store, for example, your passwords, credit card details, license keys, and so on. You just need to create only one master password for storing all other passwords.

Safepay- if you buy a lot of things via online websites, you can take full advantage of this privacy module. It allows you to perform all your online payments securely via protected Bitdefender browser.

Parental Control- this module allows you control and manage your children activity on the Internet through a special web-based portal- Bitdefender Central. You can, for example, view your child’s activity on social media websites, block access to the dangerous and malicious websites, and so on.

File Encryption- this module allows you to store your sensitive files and folders safely in the special secure vault. All you need is to create this vault and protect it with the strongest password. That is all. Your files are now securely stored.

File Shredder 1

Password Manager 2

Wallet 1

File Encryption 1

Parental 2

Parental control 3

Tools- Bitdefender Total Security 2016 Multi-device also includes two useful tools- Tune-Up and Anti-Theft. The first of these tools allows you to get rid of unnecessary files safely 9for example, junk and temporary files, unnecessary registry items and obsolete entries, and so on. Thanks to this tool you will be able to clean your hard drive and significantly increase its space. The second tool Anti-Theft helps you to protect all your devices against stealing via online Bitdefender Ventral page. After activating this module, you will be able to locate, block or wipe any of your stolen devices.

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Bitdefenfer Antivirus for Mac- Mac OS operating system is the most reliable and secure system in the world but even it needs protection against viruses and other malware. Just for this reason Bitdefender Total Security 2016 Multi-device includes a separate security component specially designed for computers running Mac OS operating system. With the help of this antivirus you will be able to protect Mac computers against malware and other malware threats in real time. Fortunately, Bitdefender developers have included into this software product everything you need for reliable protection of your Mac, for example, constant system monitoring, non-stop signature updates, online protection against malicious websites, different powerful scan methods, very intuitive and easy to use interface and much more. After installing the program, you will be under the reliable protection of Bitdefender Antivirus.

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Bitdefender Mobile Security for Android devices- It does not matter which Android device you own (smartphone or tablet); thanks to Bitdefender Mobile Security all they will be safely and reliably protected. You just need to download this application from Google Store. The application offers all necessary protection tools and utilities for protecting your devices. It includes the following features- Malware Scanner (it allows you to run malware scan of your device, find and safely remove any dangerous apps from it); Privacy Advisor (with the help of this tool you can scan your installed apps and analyze their privacy danger and threats for your privacy; you have the possibility to block access to your personal info, and so on); Anti-Theft (this is a special protection module which allows you to specify some details which will help you to find your lost or stolen device; with the help of the special Bitdefender online portal, you have the possibility to block your device remotely, determine its location, and so on); App Lock (this feature of the program allows you to protect installed apps from unauthorized access and use by setting up a strong password. In addition, Bitdefender Mobile Security for Android offers reliable and advanced protection while surfing the web. It will protect your device against malicious and phishing websites, and so on.


What is new in Bitdefender Total Security 2016?

Anti-Ransomeware Defense

Next-Generation Firewall

Full-fledged parental control

System Requirements

Windows 7- Windows 10

2 GB of free hard disk space

Intel Core Duo (2 GHz) or equivalent processor

2 GB of RAM.


Bitdefender Total Security 2016 Multi-device is a universal, advanced and all in one application for protecting Windows, Mac iOS and Android operating system. If you want to protect all your computers and devices you own, this application is just for you. It offers a wide range of different security and privacy modules and tools which allow you to protect all your devices securely and safely. The program allows you to protect computers and devices against all kinds of viruses on the one hand and protect your privacy on the other hand. Thanks to the program you will be totally protected against everything malicious everywhere and on all devices. More than that, the main advantage of this application is that it allows you to control and manage all your devices and computers through online Bitdefender portal, for example, add or remove devices, control your children online activity on different devices, and so on.

So, if you want to be totally and completely protected against viruses, online threats and privacy, you just need Bitdefender Total Security 2016 Multi-device.


1. Reliable and advanced protection for all your computers and devices.
2. Centralized management of all your devices through online dashboard.
3. A wide range of protection modules and privacy tools.



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