iolo System Shield AntiVirus + AntiSpyware up to 3 PCs - SSEA

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I used this on my laptop, which I know has some issues. It didn't find anything at all after an extensive search. Spybot for free did find the bugs.

-A customer quote offered this for 4.99 plus free shipping so i bought 2 because i have 6 computers at my house instalation was a breeze i liked the premium version better but for the protection and price I'll buy more Iam gonna wait and see because I trusted norton for lots of years but two month ago my main computer was hit by a virus or malware I dont know but it slowed my computer until I put a win 7 os .and it was supposed to be protected by norton internet security 2010 .

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Amazing antivirus

by Jey on 8/27/2010

i got this antivirus system at very cheap price and believe me it works like norton antivirus as well as my systems performance is also very good, Norton and Mac fee antivirus systems slow down system and consumption more space this isn't.

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Still not able to get a full scan on Windows 7

by Njibo on 9/29/2010

Since I installed the product, I am still not able to get a full scan on Windows 7 as it generates an error and stops working. I sent an email to the support team and they asked me to send my config snapshot. Still then, no more info. I have sent 2 reminders! NO REPLY YET!

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Product Overview

iolo System Shield

Absolute Protection | Maximum Performance

System Shield® AntiVirus & AntiSpyware provides comprehensive protection against PC threats without compromising PC performance. It finds and removes stubborn spyware, viruses, worms, bots, parasites and other dangerous PC infections, and then permanently protects your system from all future attacks.

It uses a revolutionary approach that allows it to ensure real-time threat protection with a virtually invisible footprint and nearly zero resource consumption. Unlike most security software, it never interferes with PC performance and doesn’t weigh your system down with unnecessary processes, background activities, and annoying popup messages. System Shield is perfectly designed for performance-minded users looking for a dependable yet lightweight solution to internet security.

Permanent Pest Removal
Even the most stubborn and persistent infections are no match for System Shield’s advanced seek-and-destroy methods. It hunts down and exterminates all resident computer pests and parasites, restoring system stability and freeing up resources to instantly boost PC performance and reliability. After your PC is infection-free, System Shield then intelligently seals off any open entry-points to shut out future threats and malicious programs for good.

Invisible Real-Time Protection
System Shield’s active defense technology provides round-the-clock protection that makes your PC impervious to threats without any negative impact on system speed. Once System Shield is installed, you can once again enjoy worry-free online shopping, banking, and socializing. No more threats of infection, no more system slowdowns, and no more annoying or confusing security messages.

Gamers and Power Users Rejoice
Tired of having to turn off your PC’s security program because it interferes with your gaming and other high-performance computing experiences? We challenge you to find any performance hit while System Shield is running. No slowdowns, no interrupting pop-ups, just effective, lean and mean protection.

Finally, a Security Solution for the Rest of Us
At iolo, we’re PC performance enthusiasts, but we also recognize the need for solid PC security. System Shield bridges the gap by providing 100% protection from viruses, spyware, and all other known threats, without overloading your PC with unneeded bells and whistles. With its exclusive technology, System Shield takes the guesswork out of security; its intelligent design tailors itself to each PC for fine-tuned operation. Its “set it and forget it” approach makes it easy enough for everyone to use, yet its advanced power and control satisfies even the most demanding experts.

System Shield’s powerful high-performance protection includes:

  • iolo AntiVirus™ to block viruses, malware, Trojans, rootkits, bots, and all other dangerous programs and threats.

  • iolo™ AntiSpyware to eradicate spyware, adware, keyloggers, and all other privacy-compromising and system-debilitating parasites.

  • HyperScan™ Technology provides an invisible suit of armor for your PC that instantly nullifies external attacks in real time.

  • Sentient™ Technology uses exclusive artificial intelligence heuristics to preemptively recognize malicious behavior and neutralize rogue or mutated programs and other yet-unclassified threats.

  • iolo AntiVirus™
    The powerful iolo AntiVirus engine detects, blocks, and removes computer viruses, rootkits, worms, bots, and all other malicious infections. With active protection, integrated email scanning, and hourly updates, your computer is effectively shielded from danger.

  • Invisible real-time protection. Provides an impervious shield for your PC that’s always working. It instantly detects and blocks dangerous programs, stopping threats before they occur without impacting system performance.

  • Integrated email protection. Automatically scans and disinfects email messages sent and received by your PC as they are being transmitted, not only protecting your own PC from harm, but also preventing you from accidentally infecting people you know.

  • Periodic system inspections. When your PC is on, but not being used, System Shield will perform periodic inspections as a second level of protection, combing your system for any dangerous and suspicious programs that may cause harm.

  • Convenient on-demand scanning. If a file, program, folder, or other part of your PC is ever suspected of infection, you can perform a comprehensive scan that will disable any threats and provide you with a fill security analysis report.

  • Hourly updates. Virus signatures are updated automatically up to once per hour, ensuring continual protection from the latest threats.

  • iolo AntiSpyware
    Spyware silently installs itself to your PC and then begins collecting and sending your personal and financial information back to its source. Your passwords, shopping habits, and even credit card or banking details can be compromised, resulting in identity theft, credit card fraud, and worse. In addition spyware commonly causes system conflicts and errors, and wastes valuable memory, leading to overall sluggish performance, freeze-ups, crashes, and even data loss.

    iolo AntiSpyware eradicates all forms of spyware parasites, not only to protect you from internet crime, but also to reclaim valuable memory and restore overall PC performance and reliability.

  • Complete protection. Eliminate annoying stubborn and offensive pop-up windows and other unwanted ad content, tracking mechanisms that monitor internet browsing, backdoors that enable covert control, keyloggers that can record keyboard and mouse activity, and more.

  • HyperScan™ Technology
    Performance-tuned through collaboration between System Shield engineers and rigorous velocity testing by iolo Labs researchers, HyperScan Technology is at the core of the revolutionary System Shield engine, designed to ensure and sustain peak PC performance while at the same time representing the next generation of comprehensive threat protection.

  • Sentient™ Technology Engine
    Often, the most dangerous and aggressive attacks use approaches that makes them extremely difficult to identify through “signature-based” recognition techniques. Ultra-destructive bots, worms, tojans and other parasites can collaborate, morph, and disguise themselves in an attempt to outsmart known antivirus protection techniques. In these circumstances, standard security software is left defenseless as malicious programs slip through undetected because they don’t match anything in a virus definition database. To combat these fast-emerging and more cunning techniques, System Shield utilizes Sentient™ Technology, an exclusive Artificial-Intelligence heuristics engine that actively observes, learns, and adapts to unclassified malicious attacks based on behavioral analysis. With Sentient Technology, your PC stays safe from harm and infection regardless of how threats mutate or attempt to outsmart its defenses.

  • Whole Home Licensing™ NEW

    • Now, keep all your household PCs running at maximum performance with just a single license of System Mechanic!

    • Gone is the costly and arbitrary restriction of only 1 to 3 PCs per license. As more and more of us are reusing older PCs and adding new PCs for other family members, iolo decided it was time to reward customers with the Whole Home™ License, empowering families with many PCs in their household to keep them all running at full speed and reliability

    • Get more performance and more value with the first-ever software license that is good for every PC in your single family household.

    • The Whole Home License™ is iolo technologies' new licensing policy which allows users to keep their software running on every PC in their home. Previously, users were allowed to install and license their iolo software simultaneously on a maximum of three PCs. Under the new Whole Home License, if you use your iolo software exclusively on your home PCs and not for business purposes you may use the same license and activation key on all the PCs you own.

    • What you need to know about Whole Home Licensing:
      1. You, your spouse, and your relatives living within the same household may use the same license on any number of PCs that you own which are not used for business.
      2. If you want to use the software on any PCs that are also used for business purposes (even if those PCs are located in your home), iolo’s Business Volume Pricing and Licensing applies.
      3. Whole Home Licensing™ does not apply to business specific products such as System Mechanic® Business, even if it is used within your home on a non-business PC.

    • To install your iolo product on additional PCs:
      1. Make sure that each PC meets the basic system requirements to run your product. (This information can be found in your product's help file under System Requirements.)
      2. Insert your product CD, or download the installation file on the new PC.
      3. Follow the on-screen instructions to install your product.
      4. Repeat steps 1-3 on each PC in your home.


    Manufacturer Iolo Technologies
    Mfg Part# SSEA
    SKU 214873185
    UPC 813279004187
    UPC 14 00813279004187
    Tech Specs
    System Requirements:
    PC running 32 or 64-bit Windows 7, Vista & XP
    CD or DVD drive (for CD installation)
    256 MB RAM; 40 MB disk space
    Internet Explorer 6.0 with Service Pack 2 or later
    Internet connection required
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