BUCHAREST, Romania and SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Bitdefender, a global cybersecurity leader, today unveiled enhancements to its consumer product portfolio that includes advanced malware detection capabilities for mobile devices to protect Android and iOS users from the growing number of mobile threats. Additionally, Bitdefender expanded its privacy offerings with new virtual private network (VPN) features. The new capabilities are designed to help consumers protect devices, personal data and identity in any environment as online threats increase. 

A root cause analysis feature, for Bitdefender Windows-based security solutions, is now added to the entire consumer product line. This unique capability delivers deep level analysis giving a complete overview of an attack including how it was triggered and potential consequences had it not been blocked. This information is an invaluable benefit to users by increasing security education and awareness on how risky actions such as clicking links or downloading files from untrusted sources leads to compromise.

To help consumers take control of their online privacy, Bitdefender VPN includes a new “kill switch” to instantly disconnect a device when VPN connections are lost, preserving user data and identity protection. Additionally, to secure sensitive data without sacrificing internet speed, Bitdefender VPN now includes “split tunneling” allowing low-risk or resource-intensive apps to bypass the tunnel,…

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