AVG LinkScanner for Mac

AVG LinkScanner for Mac

Average User Rating:
out of 61 votes

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  • Date Added:
    Aug. 17, 2012
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4 stars

"Works OK with Lion (10.7.5) and Mountain Lion (10.8.2)"

February 10, 2013  |  By Terentium

 |  Version: AVG LinkScanner 12.0.1807


Stays out of the way and does its job. Unobtrusive - on 2009-vintage iMac and 2011-vintage MacBook Pros.


Occasional, random banner messages about missing plugins or features not active can be puzzling.


Works well and stays in the background. But I have yet to have a message about nasty websites. Maybe I just haven't yet stumbled into the wrong neighbourhoods. ;-)

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2 stars

"Avoid if running Mountain Lion"

September 11, 2012  |  By chrischram

 |  Version: AVG LinkScanner 12.0.1807


Consults a frequently-updated database of malicious websites.


Incompatible with Mountain Lion. Causes kernel panics.
Slows Safari to a crawl.

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Full Specifications

Publisher AVG Technologies USA
Publisher web site http://www.avg.com/
Release Date August 17, 2012
Date Added August 17, 2012
Version 12.0.1807
Category Security Software
Subcategory Internet Security Software Suites
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Mac OS X 10.6/10.7/10.8
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 178.83MB
File Name avg_avc_mac_all_2015_4743_121.dmg
Total Downloads 433,524
Downloads Last Week 7,767
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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