Avast Free Antivirus is a full-featured product, with the same antivirus and anti-spyware scanning engine used in our premium products. Leaner and meaner version 6.0 provides even faster protection than its predecessor and offers a web-reputation browser extension as well as virtualization technology. Accurate threat updates via avast! CommunityIQ technology ensure worry-free downloading, surfing, social networking, and gaming--for over 150 million registered users (and over 125 million active users).
What's new in this version: Version 6.0.1125 solved a problem in aswSP.sys that could lead to a system crash; improved tolerance for corrupted installations; when updating from a previous version of avast Pro/IS; solved a compatibility problem with Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Pro; improved cleaning of rootkits; fixes in Chrome WebRep plugin; Behavior Shield: improved compatibility with other applications; improvements in the CommunityIQ submission system; various performance and compatibility improvements.
|Publisher web site||:||http://www.avast.com|
|Release date||:||May 10, 2011|
|Operating systems||:||Windows XP/Vista/7|
|Additional requirements||:||Not Available|