Test Trend Micro Titanium Antivirus Plus 2012: detection in the cloud

With Titanium Antivirus, Trend Micro brought some freshness in following the trend initiated by the Cloud Antivirus Panda: Antivirus based on a basic online signatures. Successful bet?

features

The main feature of Trend Micro Titanium Antivirus is not to install basic signing on the client machine. Any detection is made online. positive result: the solution is lighter. negative consequence: the protection will be less effective when you’re offline. Less effective, but effective all the same: Trend Titanium also provides a form of heuristics that can block certain threats.

The antivirus offers extremely minimalist but effective features: in addition to protecting files and incoming and outgoing mails, it is distinguished mainly by a malicious URL blocking module to the source, with three levels of sensitivity and efficiency at all test as discussed below. The 2012 version is enriched further by a new dedicated to fake antivirus module, a feature in the zeitgeist as the “rogue” are part of the most widespread threats according to the latest studies.