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Technical advancements have changed the world and we now live in a digital world full of wonder. However, on the other side of the coin is the dangers and risks that come along with the digitally connected world. To solve these issues, more often than not, a security suite is recommended. The protection it offers covers many threats that are prominent today, while also boasting some handy tools.

What is a security suite?

To put it simply, it’s software that protects against several digital threats. Much like antivirus and things alike, security suites are similar but with many more benefits such as firewall, parental control module, anti-spam controls, credit card safeguards, ad blockers, etc. Furthermore, depending on the package you get, you can also be protected from malware, ransomware, adware and spyware.

Difference compared to normal antivirus?

Most antivirus software provides a basic level of protection whereas the security suites offer better protection against more threats. Antivirus might keep the viruses at bay but cannot give you protection against bigger hazards. For individuals, antivirus might be enough, but for businesses, there are many reasons why security suites would be the better choice. The only slight downside to picking a security suite is that it may be a bit more expensive, however, in the long run, the benefits you get from this form of protection far outweighs the consequences of getting a sub-par antivirus.

Benefits of getting a security suite?

  • Premium protection is the main reason people invest in security suites.
  • It’s the whole package in terms of protection against digital dangers.
  • They also tend to be up to date and therefore are more capable of handling any attacks.
  • They are completely essential for all businesses, to protect employees, data and hardware.

Interested in getting your hands on a security suite? Chat to the F1 Connect team today and we’ll be able to advise, assist and get you protected.