Qihoo 360 IS - is it really comparable to KIS or any other paid AV in terms of security?

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Dec 31, 1969
Operating System

Windows Edition
Pro
Build
Always the current stable
System Architecture
64-bit OS
User Access Control
Default
Firewall
3rd-party Firewall - Network security provided by a trusted vendor
Device Security
Windows Defender SmartScreen (Windows 10)
User Account
Recent Security Incidents
No malware or privacy issues
Malware Testing
Malware on a secure VM - Full Network and File isolation
Real-time Web & Malware Protection
*HUB testing laptop: Dr. Web Security Space 11 (latest stable, stock settings)
*Main machine: Comodo Firewall (Proactive Security setting) and Avira Pro (max HEUR setting) - both latest stable
Custom Settings For Real-Time Protection
Virus and Malware Removal Tools
HitmanPro (always current stable)
HitmanPro.Alert (always current stable)
Zemana Anti-Malware (Premium)
McAfee GetSusp (highly recommended, free)
Browsers and Extensions
Slimjet x64 current stable, set to be always incognito, no referrers
Extensions: LastPass, Https everywhere, Avira Browser Safety
Web Privacy
built in (ABP)
Password Management
LastPass (Google Chrome Extension) - with 2FA, only allow logins from Home country
Default Web Search
Google
System Utilities
n/a
Frequency of Data backups
Frequency of System backups
Occasionally

Der.Reisende

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Updated the Sec, may the mods please set it up to the new layout (with the fancy visual feedback)? Thanks a lot in advance :)
Regarding iOS, AFAIK there is no real AV by now. Also, it uses the track my mobile feature and is backupped to cloud. There is a SIM-PIN and a device code used (device may be unlocked with my fingerprint). AFAIK, the data stored on the mobile is encrypted by default.
 

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Update:

Qihoo Total Security (latest used stable: 8.6.0.1156) removed due to a massive drop in detection (cloud only, stock settings, see HUB). Replaced it with Emsisoft Internet Security 11, current stable and testing it in the HUB.