The newly released “avast Free Antivirus 2018” is a successful free virus scanner with a lot of protection features.
Avast Free Antivirus 2018
With “avast Free Antivirus 17” (or “avast Free Antivirus 2018”) a full-fledged virus scanner comes to your computer, which monitors both file access and all mail traffic. Thanks to its simple operation, the program is also suitable for beginners.
Real-time protection includes some protection modules that can protect you from infection: Email monitoring, protection for file sharing tools, Messenger scanner and notification service. The efficiency of each of the components can be adjusted, i. e. the sensitivity of the scanner.
Of course, you can also manually scan folders and files for viruses using the context menu. More interesting is the automatic boot scan, which you should use at least once a week.
Streaming updates keep the virus database up to date, as well as checking your PC for other outdated software and offering appropriate updates. Use the integrated browser cleanup tool to remove annoying tool bars and add-ons from your browsers.