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avast! Antivirus

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Free Freeware
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Windows 10 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
Jan 6, 2019
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avast! Antivirus Review

Tina de Pierre
A very fast and effective free virus scanner produced by avast
A review of avast! Antivirus by Tina de Pierre

avast! Free Antivirus is the latest update to the popular free version of the Avast suite of AntiVirus products.

Avast Anti-Virus is the perfect antivirus solution for those that surf the web and send emails. It's optimized for Internet Explorer 9 [and IE8] with Scriptshield. The team has added new advanced capabilities not normally seen in anti-virus software and exceeds expectations for a free solution and infact for professional paid solutions.

Avast can scan directly from the command line prompt, includes both Antivirus and Anti-spyware, includes a Boot-time scanner and can also scan files in real-time.

Another standard feature is auto-sandbox which the program will automatically send malicious and/or suspicious files.

This newest version sports a brand new interface and was rated by AV-Comparatives.org as a 5.0 for speed, faster than the other top 20 antivirus programs tested, hands down!

Compability and license

Avast Antivirus 6 is licensed as freeware for the Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from antivirus without restrictions. Avast Antivirus 6 19.1.2360 is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).

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  2. Freeware Antivirus
  3. Software Reviews
  4. Major release: Avast! Antivirus 19.1
  5. Free Software Download

Compatibility with this software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version may be available from Avast. This download was signed by AVAST Software and distributed as avast_free_antivirus_setup_online.exe.

avast! Antivirus has been picked by our editors as very good.
avast! Antivirus has been tested for viruses and malware.
We have tested avast! Antivirus 19.1.2360 against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans.

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Product Name:
Avast Antivirus
Size on disk:
7,450,264 B
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