These are the best free antivirus packages you can download:
If you’re a user of Windows 10 – or any or the previous iterations of that long-established operating system – installing and maintaining anti-virus software on all your laptops and PCs is essential. Windows has always been the platform most targeted by virus writers over the years and that continues to be the case now. Luckily, although the best protection will always come from the paid-for packages, the standard of free antivirus software has never been higher.
Avira Free Antivirus
Avast Free AntiVirus
AVG AntiVirus FREE
Microsoft Security Essentials/Defender
Panda Free Antivirus
Qihoo 360 Total Security Essential