AVG Free AntiVirus is one of the most popular free solutions in its category. AVG is easy to use, has an attractive appearance, and what is most important – it effectively protects your computer against malicious software such as viruses, malware, spyware, ransomware, and much more.
The new version of AVG is equipped with a touchscreen interface, and it has been changed its appearance to suit the design requirements of Windows 8.
The functionality of AVG AntiVirus program mainly focuses on downloading fresh daily virus database from the Internet, scanning your hard drive and additionally, at the request of the user, the program provides resident protection. The program analyzes the state of the system, looking for threats or suspicious behaviours. In addition, the application checks email for malicious attachments.
Unfortunately, the program does not have a built-in firewall, which would provide Internet security - for example, a local Internet.