Avast ultimate is a security tool with a high detection rate as well as fantastic additional features. Its malware scan scored 100% in my tests and its web security blocked websites that offered phishing services that were able to slip past Chrome’s and Firefox’s default security. Other features include a Rescue Disk and a secure browser that can be used for online banking and shopping. Advanced tracker blocking is also a part of the.
The interface for users of the suite is intuitive. The main screen shows a list with icons that clearly describe the features of each tool. The color scheme for Avast is www.greenenergyfun.com/avg orange, white, and blue. It’s easy to read and pleasing to the eyes.
In the Explore menu, you can access more in-depth control options for each tool including custom scans, boot-time scanning as well as an automatic updater. You can also save a certain type of scan to the “Scan Center” so that you can run it again at a later time.
Among the more advanced features, Avast’s anti-virus can stop ransomware attacks by monitoring your system for suspicious activity and encrypting all files that could have been targeted. It can identify trojan horses (malicious programs that are disguised as legitimate software that enter your computer) and stop them from running.
Avast offers 24/7 phone, email and live chat support. The free versions of Avast are backed by a large community and knowledge base. Paid plans include advanced features like identity protection, USB protection, patch management, and unlimited VPN.