Conclusion: With Bitdefender Total Security (2014) you get all the standard security suite features plus file backup and sync, file and folder encryption, system tune-up, and even anti-theft protection. All of the components work well; it's a winner.
Pros: Good results in PCMag antivirus tests; great results in independent tests. Accurate spam and phishing protection. Tough, no-hassle firewall. Full-scale parental control. Facebook monitoring. Private data protection. Password management. Secure browser. Vulnerability scan. File backup and sync. File encryption. Secure deletion. System tune-up. Anti-theft.
Cons: Some difficulty installing on malware-infested systems. Default firewall configuration omits some protections. Password management limited. Some impact on performance. No drag/drop to encrypt or shred files.
Summary: Bitdefender Total Security 2014 has more modules and facets than most suites and combines these with a strong core anti-virus engine. Take a look at our Bitdefender Total Security 2014 review to find out more.