Basic protection for surfing, searching and social networking.
Millions of people around the world use AVG Anti-Virus Free for their basic online activities. Whether it's surfing the Internet, conducting web searches, or simply keeping up with friends on Facebook, AVG Anti-Virus Free has got you covered.
AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition 2011 allows you to:
* Surf and search with confidence AVG LinkScanner's real-time protection
* Stay protected on social networks with AVG Social Networking Protection
* Enjoy a faster running PC AVG Smart Scanning works while you're away and runs in low-priority mode when you return
* Stay up-to-date with the latest threat information from the AVG Community Protection Network and AVG Protective Cloud Technology
Free protection against viruses, worms and trojans, AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition is ideal for private, non-commercial use. (Use of AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition = within any organization or for commercial purposes is strictly prohibited.) Join the millions of satisfied customers worldwide who have downloaded the software and now enjoy the benefits of AVG products.
What you get with AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition:
- Easy to install and use
- Real-time antivirus protection of files and e-mails
- Maximum security - recent certifications include VB100%, ICSA, and West Coast Labs Checkmark
- Regular and automatic database and program updates
* 100% virus detection - AVG's scanning engine has received numerous awards for its excellent detection of "in the wild" viruses, including the VB100% award. Its unique combination of detection methods provides full protection against viruses, worms, and trojans.
* Full on-access protection - The powerful AVG Resident Shield provides maximum protection by scanning every file opened, executed, or saved. It also prevents the opening or executing of infected files.
* Full e-mail protection - The AVG Personal E-mail Scanner checks every e-mail sent or received, providing full protection from e-mail-borne threats. AVG supports all leading e-mail clients, including MS Outlook, The bat!, Eudora, and all other SMTP/POP3-based e-mail clients, such as Outlook Express. Encrypted connections using SSL are also supported.
* Automatic threat handling - AVG can automatically heal or remove infected files and other threats such as trojans and worms.
* LinkScanner - Ensures every web page you visit is safe - even before you go there