Surf more safely with Internet Security: the security and antivirus program protects your devices from viruses, hackers and spyware. Protect yourself and your family from fraud.
Benefits of Internet Security
Antivirus: your devices are protected from viruses, trojans and other malware
Banking protection: secure online e-banking or shopping transactionsInternet Security prevents intrusion from external connections when you log into e-banking.
Privacy: you are warned about potentially malicious appsInternet Security analyses the privacy settings and checks authorisations for all of your installed apps.
Family Manager: you control your children’s access to apps and contentWith Internet Security, you can set time and content restrictions for each family member on all devices.
Follow the Swisscom Internet Security installation guide (PDF) or the video, to install the software on your computer (Windows or Mac) or mobile (Android or iOS). Internet Security automatically recognises and removes most known antivirus and security products on your device during the installation process. Occasionally, other antivirus or security products will need to be uninstalled prior to installation.
To be able to download Internet Security, you will need a Swisscom Internet subscription (e.g. inOne home) and a Swisscom login. An account in the App Store is also required for Android-based mobiles. After ordering the Internet Security subscription, the app is sent to the relevant device via the My Swisscom Customer Center. The Control Center for distributing licences and downloading software can be accessed via ‘Services’ and Internet Security ‘manage’. You need an Internet connection in order to confirm your subscription and receive updates.
Requirements for Windows computers
Operating systems: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 7, Service Pack 1 (ARM-based tablets are not supported)
Processor: Intel Pentium 4 or equivalent (processor must support SSE2) Memory: 1 GB or more Hard disk space: 1.2 GB free space
Requirements for Mac
Platforms: macOS 10.15 (Catalina), macOS 10.14 (Mojave), macOS 10.13 (High Sierra) Processor: Intel Memory: 1 GB or more Hard disk space: 250 MB free space
Requirements for smartphones and tablets
Platforms: Android 5.0 and iOS 11 or later
Internet Security uses the latest cloud-based technologies, protecting you from threats while putting minimal strain on system resources. It therefore has a negligible impact on system performance. However, if you experience a loss in performance while using Internet Security, you should check if the device in question meets the system requirements.
You can install Internet Security on different devices. The available functions, however, will depend on the device operating system. Information about the functions available for different devices is provided in the Swisscom Internet Security service description (PDF).
Internet Guard protects you when surfing on Swisscom networks, but does not offer protection if:
The all-in-one Internet Security antivirus program can also remove viruses from your device and prevent your children accessing unsuitable websites. Security software is vital if you wish to customise your computer, use it to surf external networks or protect yourself from malware on CDs, DVDs and USB storage devices. Internet Security comes with all the important functions for reliable all-round protection for your devices.