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Avast Free Antivirus

By Avast Software Free

Key Details of Avast Free Antivirus

  • Safeguard online privacy, secure devices, and go beyond essentials with cloud-light, state-of-the-art protection
  • Last updated on 12/11/20
  • There have been 7 updates within the past 6 months
  • The current version has 1 flag on VirusTotal badge_icon
  • Also available on Android, iOS, and Mac

Developer's Description

Lightweight, state-of-the-art protection that won't slow down your PC. Avast Free Antivirus has been redesigned to be easier to use while staying light on your PC. It offers proprietary, cutting-edge CyberCapture technology that finds and stops unknown files, as well as improved Wi-Fi Inspector which can identify even more weak points in your router. It also features SafeZone, the world's most secure browser, and an enhanced Game Mode which turns off background checks and updates to maximize your gaming experience.

Full Specifications

What's new in version 20.10.2442

  • Expanded Password Protection — We now protect your passwords in the beta versions of browsers, too. (Chrome, Edge, Firefox, and AVG Secure Browser - Premium Versions Only)
  • Rescue Disk improvements — Windows 7 users can celebrate knowing this feature works for them again, and we've improved its performance and made sure it properly cleans up related .DLLs for all users
  • Bug stomping — Just the usual bug fixes that keep your antivirus going strong

General

Release December 11, 2020
Date Added December 11, 2020
Version 20.10.2442

Operating Systems

Operating Systems Windows, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10
Additional Requirements None

Popularity

Total Downloads 421,146,842
Downloads Last Week 2,357
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