Rising Antivirus Free Edition, a free antivirus software that developed by china anti virus software company and has been quite popular like other free antivirus.
This Rising anti virus free edition able to protect your computers against all types of viruses, Trojans, worms, rootkits and other malicious programs. Meanwhile, Rising Antivirus security technology is equipped with active Defense technology, Patented Unknown Virus Scan& Clean technology and Patented Smartupdate technology to provide state of art security protection over user computer.
Beside that, Rising anti virus is using less computer memory usage compare to other free antivirus plus provides comprehensive antivirus features such as Zero day protection, antivirus, anti spyware, file monitor, Email filtering, application control, anti rootkit, Malicious behavior interceptor, Removable Disk monitor , embedded scan, web Trojan scan and self protection.
Rising Antivirus 2009 Free edition Features and Advantages :
Zero day protection with Rising Cloud Security: Rising Cloud Security users communicate with the Rising virus lab to form a rapid response network which quickly catches Trojans and other malware.
Antivirus & Antispyware Protection: Protection from Trojans, worms, rootkits and other malware. With unparalleled expertise in combating malware, Rising offers you actual protection against today’s cyber threats without putting a strain on your computer’s resources.
File Monitor: Automatically detects viruses in active files and prevents them from infecting your computer.
Email Monitor: Scans inbound (POP3) and outbound (SMTP) emails for malware.
Application Control: Monitor the operational status of applications and block suspicious activities.
Malicious Behavior Interceptor: Monitoring Windows programs for possible malicious behavior.
USB/CD/DVD Monitor: Blocks malware on USB storage media, CDs/DVDs and network drives.
Embedded Scan: Provides integrated protection for instant messengers, download managers and other popular tools.
Web Trojan Defense: Automatically blocks malicious web scripts and viruses while you are browsing the web.
Self-Protection: Prevents malware from making changes to the Rising Antivirus software.
I believe this Rising antivirus free edition is a good anti virus for home use because it’s no complicated to use. Plus more, this free antivirus software provides great security protection to your computer with minimum computer resources required. The only disappointment on Rising antivirus is the antivirus definition being update 1 or 2 times a week only.