Works by detecting and blocking suspicious files that may indicate the presence of malicious code based on their similarity to other known threats.
Detects and analyzes rare, suspicious files and locks the files from your PC until it’s analyzed in a safe, virtual environment.
Monitors all network traffic between your PC and the outside world to protect you from unauthorized communication and intrusions.
Prevents applications and malware from accessing your PC’s webcam without your consent.
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|Stop viruses, spyware, ransomware, & other malware||✓||✓|
|Block unsafe links, downloads, & email attachments||✓||✓|
|Scan for PC performance problems||✓||✓|
|Get real-time security updates||✓||✓|
|Extra layers of protection: Ransomware Protection and Webcam Protection||✓||✓|
|Keep hackers away with Enhanced Firewall||✓||✓|
|Includes AVG AntiVirus for Android||✓|
|Includes AVG TuneUp||✓|
|Includes AVG Secure VPN||✓|
|Includes AVG AntiVirus (Mac) & AVG Cleaner (Mac)||✓|
AVG Internet Security
Our best all-round protection — both online and off.
Computer Protection — Our first line of defense for your PCOur advanced antivirus scans for, removes and flat-out stops viruses, ransomware, spyware, rootkits, Trojans, and other nasty malware — and because it all happens in real time, we can catch threats before they reach you. We secure your USB and DVD drives just as quickly, too.
Our favorite bit? It updates your security automatically, and uses advanced Artificial Intelligence (AI) and real-time analysis to help stop even the newest threats from getting near you.
Web & Email Protection — The safest way to connectYour email has never been safer. Our Email Shield technology specifically targets email attachments to stop threats, wherever they may come from — malicious senders or friends sending malware out unknowingly.
Your online security is guaranteed with real-time link & download scanning, and protection against unsecure Wi-Fi spots. If you click it, we scan it — with our best internet security software, you always know your way is clear.
Hacker Attacks Protection — Keep hackers and ransom seekers awayOur Enhanced Firewall gives you full control over exactly who and what comes in and out of your PC. And our Ransomware Protection provides an extra layer of protection against ever-increasing ransomware attacks. That means nobody messes with any of your private data, files, photos, and passwords — no hackers, no ransomware, nothing.
Privacy Protection — Don’t let anyone snoop on youKeep peeping Toms and suspicious applications from accessing your webcam, encrypt and hide your most private photos and files, or permanently shred documents you’re done with.
Payments Protection — Shop and bank online freely and securelyWhether browsing, banking, or shopping, this is the added internet protection you need. We block spam and scams, and even help you avoid fake copycat websites, to prevent you from accidentally giving our passwords or credit card numbers to the bad guys.
Minimum System Requirements:
- Operating System: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7
- Processor: 32-bit and 64-bit
- Memory: 1 GB
- Storage: 2 GB available space
- Additional Requirements: Internet connection to download, activate, and maintain program updates and antivirus database.