Avast! Free AntivirusAvast Free Antivirus is a free package that was created using the most advanced technology and designed to protect, early detection and blocking of various viruses, spyware or malware, which at the time in the world there are so many.

Avast Free Antivirus Key features

First of all, it should be noted immediately that Avast Free has an advanced system of protection and blocking potential threats through the use of technology AutoSandbox, which allow you to move suspicious files and incoming threats on a separate server in the so-called “sandbox.” The database of this package is quite large, and heuristic analysis detects a threat before it brings any damage data. The action package is not limited to Antivirus. It consists of several modules that autonomously monitors the computer.

The main component of the package is to display the file system, operating in real time. It keeps track of all the changes that are connected with the infected file. That is, a scanner.

Of course, you can not do without the screen-mail that monitors all incoming and outgoing messages, controlling the presence of viruses or unwanted spyware and malware.

For control of the Internet (of which, incidentally, comes most threats) uses Web-screen. It is built into the browser and runs in the background. It’s no secret. That when you visit certain Web sites (often of questionable content) is quite elementary “catch” any infection. Will block sites or pop-ups, if identified suspicion of threats, even before they recognize your web browser or a threat to act.

Similarly, Avast Free has an integrated system to track and prevent threats when used peer to peer networks (P2P technology) or Internet chat rooms. Recently, a great number of threats were coming through applications such as ICQ and the like. In this case, the program is pretty good monitors all activities related to the use of these programs.

To avoid viruses, rootkits, spyware or malware through local networks, for example, with other computers connected to the network, a so-called firewall.

Finally, the software has a screen behavior. If there is a suspicion of improper operation of the entire operating system, the software warns you in advance that it is time to take action. But usually, it does not come up, because the application modules block threats much earlier.

In conclusion, it remains to add that the interface is completely Russified, so that problems with the use of the full range of protective modules arise.

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