AVG Antivirus Review
AVG antivirus is a program for removing malware that guards against viruses spyware, ransomware as well as phishing attacks and other threats. It also scans for dangerous links that are included in email and searches websites to ensure they’re safe to visit. It’s compatible with PCs and Macs as well as an application for mobile phones for Android and iOS devices.
The antivirus software for free has all the features you would expect from a modern antivirus. It examines emails sent and received, scans directories and files for malicious code, and then quarantines those infected. It comes with an advanced firewall, which is more robust than free alternatives and allows you to set and manage rules for specific applications. It differentiates between private and public networks to apply a distinct degree of security. It has a variety of advanced alerts, such as data leak protection, port scan alerts and ARM warnings for spoofing.
AVG’s performance tuning tools will aid in speeding up your computer, remove junk files, and improve battery life. It can also help keep your programs up to date by preventing them from becoming obsolete and vulnerable to security vulnerabilities. Premium editions of AVG antivirus come with additional features such as safer banking and an VPN that encrypts your internet browsing.
The interface of AVG is clean and simple design, with clearly identifiable headers and thumbnails that provide a quick overview of what AVG is protecting you from. It’s easy to start an initial scan or a more thorough checks, but accessing other features requires navigating the confusing menu system. AVG doesn’t have support via phone for technical issues, which is common among competing suites.