Avira Free Antivirus 2020 15.0.2009.1960

  • Last update: 14 Sep 2020
  • License: Freeware
  • Size: 160MB
  • Downloads: 1217853

Avira Free Antivirus represents one of the most popular security solution to date with over 295 million installations worldwide. It provides comprehensive protection against threats of any kind: viruses, worms, backdoors, trojans, rootkits, adware, spyware, phishing, etc.

During the last few years has dominated the top 5 antivirus solutions according to independent tests performed by, Virus Bulletin and

Besides classic signatures detection, it boosts a fantastic heuristic engine to detect unknown malware and it also uses cloud detection technology for faster reaction time in case of a threat.

The latest version includes Avira Online Essentials, the new Web dashboard that puts all your devices on a single place in order to be easily managed.

Two other interesting features included are Browser Tracking Blocker: Prevents others from recording your online habits and Website Safety Advisor: Clear safety ratings for your search results (these features are included in the Avira Browser Safety - a browser extension for Firefox and Chrome).

What's New in Avira Free Antivirus 2018 :

· Quarantine manager: the number of columns has been reduced
· Quarantine manager: send files using HTTP
· System tray tool: display the status of modules on mouse-over
· Last system scan: individual configuration of the alert message
· Renaming "Win32 Heuristic" to "AHeAD" in the configuration panel
· Support for netbooks (screen resolution)
· Configuration panel: new button "Default Values". This button allows you to restore the configuration to the predefined default values
· New installation folder and registry keys for all products: "C:Program FilesAviraAntiVir Desktop" and "HKLMSoftwareAviraAntiVir Desktop".Now there are no differences between the products AntiVir Personal, AntiVir Premium and Premium Security Suite any longer
· Configuration wizard after setup
· Process protection for GUI processes
· File and folder protection for AntiVir files and folders
· Registry protection for AntiVir keys
· Scanning of locked files
· Scanner: combined display of malware detections and one-click removal after an on demand scan. This option can be set in the scanner configuration
· Scanner: improved system disinfection
· Scanner: optimized scan on multi-processor machines
· Guard: less overhead in memory
· Scheduler: scheduling on multiple days of the week
· Scheduler: manual starting and stopping of jobs
· Ad-/Spyware detection
· New scanner profil "Scn for active rootkits and malware"
· No avgntflt timeouts because of activated / deactivated ProActiv anymore
· No ProActiv warnings anymore because of several actions
· Outgoing emails are not discarded anymore under certain circumstances and T-Online
· Firewall application rules are not lost under Windows 2000 anymore
· Fixed crash in AntiVir Scanner "Luke Filewalker"
· Correction of ressource consumption in Firewall application
· Correction of MailGuard connected to IMAP
· Correction of MailGuard for use with Thunderbird 3.1

Rating: 4.9 76 (votes) Comments:

The new free program update crashed my PC the next day. I moved my settings back to pre-update and now Avira will not load. Similar problems with the new version all over internet.

  • Rating: 5
  • Posted by: tom bang
  • Date: 11 May 2012

Help! I feel like dumb blond here - how do i activate the scheduler

  • Rating: 5
  • Posted by: Mare
  • Date: 21 Oct 2011

its really work ... u use and see the result that im saying

  • Rating: 5
  • Posted by: Faisal
  • Date: 22 Sep 2011

it is the coolest antivirua i have seen

  • Rating: 5
  • Posted by: vishu
  • Date: 7 Nov 2009

it beats the rest coz its not only simple to use but also more faster.

  • Rating: 5
  • Posted by: kanyasi
  • Date: 19 Aug 2009
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