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Avast Free Antivirus 2017 is an antivirus program that you download and install on your device.It undertakes vital scanning processes on your device while using your device's CPU (Central Processing Unit).

Simple, improved UI The latest version includes a much simpler and quicker to use UI than previous versions.," is available under the Creative Commons license.Any copy, reuse, or modification of the content should be sufficiently credited to CCM ( Protection Avast are constantly updating their database of virus definitions, meaning your computer will be protected against the latest spyware, viruses and potentially hazardous websites.Avast’s large and active community quickly alerts the development team of new security threats which are swiftly countered and added to Avast’s significant database.No matter how careful you are when using the Internet, it’s always advisable to have antivirus software installed on your computer.

This applies mostly to Windows users, because while Macs aren’t invulnerable to malware, they’re just not popular enough for cybercriminals to target. For example, I’m using Office 2007 on our household’s older desktop PCs (2x Win7 1x XP).

Key features can be easily reached in the sidebar and the homepage is now customizable so you can access the tools you use most often directly.

The overall appearance is clean and uncluttered, with buttons intuitively labelled and positioned.

The browser add-on further improves computer security with features like cookie and social tracking blocking. Free Antivirus comes with a range of standard scanning options, based on depth and speed.

Rapid scan will suffice in most cases - targeting removable media and the files you select, identifying security threats in usually less than a minute.

We know how important it is to stay safe online so File Hippo is using virus scanning technology provided by Avira to help ensure that all downloads on File Hippo are safe.