Advanced Boot Record Protection for PCs and Macs

Secure your master boot record with Sophos Home
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Protecting your system at boot time

The master boot record (MBR) contains the information your computer needs about how your disk is organized, which area of your drive contains the operating system you want to use, and how to load that operating system.

Some malware is designed to infect the MBR before your operating system and your antivirus software. It’s great at hiding. And if it can hide, it can give control of your computer to a cybercriminal, who can track your keystrokes, encrypt your files, or do virtually anything else. These forms of malware can be very hard to exterminate – even if you format your hard drive and reinstall Windows, they’re still there, ready to perform the same attacks over again.

Sophos Home Premium recognizes telltale signs in program behavior by using advanced artificial intelligence to spot when a program is acting suspiciously, including when these initial files load on your hard drive. Using these techniques, Sophos Home Premium can recognize malware that nobody’s ever seen before.

Sophos Home Premium protects your home computers from advanced malicious threats with the best malware protection available on the market.

Sophos HOME Premium Stops Boot Record Attacks with

Award-Winning MBR Protection
Sophos now secures your home computer MBR using the same anti-malware technologies that protects over 300 million corporate devices worldwide.
Ransomware Security
Ransomware like the highly destructive Petya attack encrypted computers’ MBRs, rendering them useless. Sophos Home is designed to detect and remove these hard to find malware variants to keep your computer safe.
A Small File
After the thorough initial scan and removal process is completed, Sophos Home takes up almost no space. All that powerful protection in a tiny package that won’t eat into your hard drive.
Easy Remote Management
We know what it’s like to be your entire family’s default IT person. With Sophos home, you can manage their devices remotely before they open a scam email or fall victim to an advanced attack on their home computer.
On-Demand Scanning
Think you might have malware running on your master boot record? Run a scan whenever you want and remove hidden viruses that don’t show with the default scans included with your computer.
Web and Social Media Blockers
It’s easy to choose and block categories per device, minimizing security holes left open for a cyber crook to access your home computers.
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Macworld Editors Choice 2019
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SE Labs AAA 2019
Awarded highest AAA Total Accuracy Rating 5 times in a row

The protection you need for all your personal devices for one low price.

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  • Malware scan and clean
  • AI Threat Detection
  • Ransomware Security
  • Security Management
  • Privacy Protection
  • Web Protection
  • Real-Time Antivirus
  • Parental Web Filtering
  • Premium Support
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Don’t rely on default malware protection

Sophos Home uses a powerful combination of advanced malware scanning and removal technologies, behavioral detection, and artificial intelligence to catch previously unseen malware that may be lurking in the MBR. Sophos Home scans downloaded programs in real time and analyzes data from questionable websites and servers you come across to detect malicious threats, exploits, and vulnerabilities – before they attack your master boot record and render your computer useless.

Plus, Sophos Home Premium stops cybercriminals in other ways, preventing them from stealing your information by encrypting your keystrokes and blocking dangerous phishing sites. It puts up a protective barrier between you and vulnerable web browsers wherever you go.

Secure With Sophos Home Today

Here at Sophos, we’re innovators in online security, focusing on developing new applicable technologies to detect and remove adware plus stop other forms of cybercrime with experience stretching back over 30 years. Today our products help scan and remove viruses on networks used by 100 million people in 150 countries and over 300,000 businesses.

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