Alwil Software has released an update of version 2015 of its security program Avast and immediately put the label service pack 1 on it. This program is available in the free Free Antivirus, and the paid Pro Antivirus and Internet Security versions. In addition, there is Premier, which has additional management functions, such as the possibility to take over a PC remotely and possibly erase the hard disk.
In version 2015, various components have been improved, the web browser can be placed in safe mode for online shopping and banking, and a self-starting CD or USB stick can be made from the program to scan the computer offline. The main improvements made in this release can be found below.
- Improved Windows 10 Compatibility
- Browser Cleanup integrated to Avast UI and added to Smart Scan
- WebShield improvements for faster browsing and fixed issues with expired certificates
- Avast NG virtualization – performance and stability fixes
- AccessAnywhere feature is removed and replaced with remote connection feature available through Account screen in all editions(not limited to Premier)
- New design of Chrome plugin
- Better license activation during setup
The following downloads are available:
Avast Free Antivirus 2015 – 10.2.2214
Avast Pro Antivirus 2015 – 10.2.2214
Avast Internet Security 2015 – 10.2.2214
Avast Premier 2015 – 10.2.2214
|Version number||2015.10.2.2214 R2|
|Operating systems||Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 8, Windows 10|