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Additional Requirements: 256MB RAM
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avast! Free Antivirus Review
" Free antivirus for desktop to detect viruses, malware and emerging threats. "
Avast Home Edition is a free complete ICSA certified antivirus software for desktop Windows. Avast protects you against viruses, malware and threats that don't exist yet!
Now, with the new Nitro Update, Avast will be running a significant portion of its analysis in the Cloud. Thus, Avas will come with faster download and lightweight protection that will not slow down your PC performance.
avast! Home Edition includes the following components:
A proprietary cutting-edge technology that allows you to stay ahead of emerging threats by capturing unknown files and sending them to Avast Threat Labs for real-time analysis.
Home Network Security:
Protect devices in your home with modem router threat detection. Check and scan your home network for threats.
Generates hyper-secure passwords and uses super-secure encryption to save your passwords so you'll have a unique and unbreakable password for all your sites with just one login to remember.
Browser Cleanup and SafeZone:
Remove annoying toolbars and extensions that have poor reputation or are slowing down your PC performance. It also allows you to browse with extra protection from hackers and online ads.