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Avast Free Antivirus 22.12.6044 Build 22.12.7758 Beta

Avast Free Antivirus 22.12.6044 Build 22.12.7758 Beta
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Avast Free Antivirus software provides complete virus protection for your computer. Antivirus engine is complemented by anti-spyware, firewall and antispam modules. And they protect you against phishing schemes, identity theft and internet distributed web viruses.

The software includes a spyware detection engine to protect you from identity theft as well as viruses. Automatic updates for greater user convenience and safety.

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avast Free Antivirus is full-featured antivirus software. Better than avast free antivirus, especially for web surfing, but without the firewall and antispam included in Avast Premium Security. Also if you wish to customize your security, this is the recommended software.

Avast Free Antivirus Features:

  • Engine: Blocks viruses and spyware
  • Cloud: Gives file reputation warnings
  • Cloud: Streams real-time updates
  • Remote: Allows assistance from a geek friend
  • SafeZone: Secures shopping and banking
  • Sandbox: Lets you surf the web virtually
  • AutoSandbox: Runs risky programs virtually
  • Boot-time scanner
  • Intelligent Scanner
  • Silent/Gaming Mode
  • Green computing

Hybrid Cloud Technologies:

  • Streaming, real-time virus database updates
  • File reputation system

Greater Usability:

  • avast! Account portal
  • Remote Assistance
  • Easy-to-use user interface
  • Customizable installation
  • Now even faster and less resource-hungry
  • Windows 10 compatible

Core Technologies:

  • Antivirus and anti-spyware engine
  • Real-time anti-rootkit protection
  • Silent Firewall (avast! Internet Security only)
  • Antispam (avast! Internet Security only)
  • avast! WebRep
  • avast! CommunityIQ

Real-time Shields – a team of 24/7 guards:

  • File System Shield
  • Mail Shield
  • Web Shield
  • P2P Shield/IM Shield
  • Network Shield
  • Script Shield
  • Behavior Shield

Other important features:

  • 64-bit support
  • Heuristics engine
  • Code emulator
  • Automatic processing
  • Smart virus definition updates
  • Fast application of updates
  • Multi-threaded scanning optimization
  • Wake-up/Scheduled scanning

Changes in Avast 22.12.6044 Build 22.12.7758 Beta:

  • Another portion of a few bugfixes

Changes in Avast 22.12.6043 Build 22.12.7739 Beta:

  • Few little bugfixes

Changes in Avast 22.12.6042 Build 22.12.7729 Beta:

  • Few application crashes

Changes in Avast 22.11.6041 Build 22.11.7716:

  • Revamped Hardened Mode We’ve redesigned hardened mode for a smoother experience
  • Bug fixes Minor fixes to optimize your protection.

Changes in Avast 22.10.6038 Build 22.10.7633:

  • WebShield Detection Dialog in Browser Get real-time threat alerts directly in your browser.
  • New Smartscan Step We’ve added a whole new step to check your operating system settings for any security issues.
  • New identity protection service Avast SecureIdentity will keep you safe from identity theft with 24/7 expert assistance.
  • Bug fixes Minor fixes to optimize your protection.

Changes in Avast 22.9.6034 Build 22.9.7554:

  • Bank Mode in UI Protect your banking details and login information whenever you’re online banking on Avast Secure Browser.
  • Email Guardian Google Login Just log in with your Google Account. It’s that easy!
  • Self Defense detection dialog improvement We’ve redesigned the communication to create a smoother experience.
  • Firewall ask dialog Improved firewall ask dialogs
  • Bug fixes Minor fixes to optimize your protection.

Changes in Avast 22.7.6025 Build 22.7.7403:

  • Windows Recovery Environment Scan Boot Time Scan now runs inside the Windows RE, on the Avast interface! Now it’s easier to take action and see what the scan finds without having to reboot again.
  • Check out our new UI Store We’ve created a store within the interface to help with easier access to other Avast applications
  • Fixed an issue where Ransomware shield would not look after protected files properly
  • TLS 1.3 enabled in Mailshield
  • Other important issues and bugs squashed

Changes in Avast 22.6.6022 Build 22.6.7345:

Major public announcement:

  • Web Shield Websocket protocol scanning Scanning for web threats just got better! Feel safer while browsing the web anytime, as we’ve addded Websocket protocol scanning to webshield
  • Mailshield writing too much to disk We’ve fixed an issue where mailshield would start writing too much data to the disk

Other notable improvements in the release:

  • Fixed an issue where VirtualBox would clash with our AV
  • A big thanks to ccm582 for reporting an issue with Hide Folders 5, Lubos for identifying the underlying problem and to Petr, our release boss, for coming through with resolving the issue and making sure Hide Folders 5 are aware of it, awesome stuff!
  • Other important issues and bugs squashed

Homepage – https://www.avast.com

Supported Operating Systems: Windows 7, 8, 8.1, 10, 11 (32 bit, 64 bit).