Avast Ultimate is a security application that has an impressive detection rate and a host of other features. Its malware scanner earned a perfect score in my tests and its web protection blocked a number of phishing websites that managed to get past Chrome and Firefox’s default security features. Other features include the Rescue Disk, a secure browser for online shopping and banking, as well as advanced tracker blocking, and an VPN.
The interface for users of the suite is easy to navigate. The main screen displays a list of the most essential tools with clear icons to describe their functions. The color scheme of Avast is orange white, blue, and. It’s easy to read and pleasing to the eye.
In the Explore menu, you will discover more in-depth tools’ controls, including custom scans, boot time scanning and an automatic updater. You can also save certain kinds of scans in the “Scan Center”, so you can run them at a later date.
Avast’s advanced features help prevent ransomware by monitoring your computer for suspicious activity, and encrypting any files that might be targeted. It can detect trojan horses (malicious programs disguised as legitimate software and www.greenenergyfun.com/ enter your computer) and stop them from running.
Avast offers 24/7 email, phone and live chat support. The free versions of Avast are supported by a vast community and knowledge base. Paid plans are loaded with advanced features like identity protection, USB protection, patch management, and unlimited VPN.