One of the most popular choices when it comes to protecting yourself against malware has always been Avast Free Antivirus. This program is installed on millions of computers all over the world and now the same company has launched a new application to protect us against the dangers lurking on the Internet.
A security suite that raises protection to the highest level
Or that's at least how Avast Premier sells itself, an antivirus that wants to protect Windows against high-level attacks or even anticipate to those that are yet to take place. And for such purpose, it comes along with an automatic update system to always be aware of the latest threats.
It pays special attention to two of the most vulnerable aspectss nowadays: networks and bank transactions.
It has been designed to protect the integrity of your information and financial operations, two of the main targets for modern cybercriminals. Furthermore, we can also list other features that make it a tool pack for almost all sorts of security issues:
- Smart antivirus: protection against all sorts of viruses, malware, spyware, ransomware and phishing.
- CyberCapture: real-time detection of threats with automatic submission of unknown files to Avast for their analysis.
- Home network security: analyze the security of your router to find out whether it's protecting you appropriately.
- Smart analysis: check your PC and network searching for any security flaw with just one click.
- Firewall: it comes along with a firewall to protect the computer against unwanted accesses.
- Browser cleaning: get rid of any toolbar, extension or add-on installed without your permission.
- Sandbox: try out any file downloaded from the Internet that seems suspicious in a protected area.
- Passwords: password manager.
- Software updater: update your software automatically to solve any vulnerability.
- Data destroyer: remove all confidential information once and for all.
- SecureDNS: avoid connections to fake sites by means of DNS verification.
- Antispam: antispam filter that protects you against phishing threats.
- SafeZone browser: web browser with additional protection to access the Internet with total security.