Avira AntiVir Personal - Free Antivirus 188.8.131.521
Avira AntiVir Personal seems to be the right solution for all those who're searching for a free solution with decent performance and regular updates, just to be sure infections stay away from their precious data.
If you communicate by email or are a regular Internet user, you need extended virus protection. Avira AntiVir Premium not only combats viruses, worms, Trojans, rootkits, phishing, adware and spyware, but also protects you while surfing, thanks to WebGuard, AntiDrive-by and EmailScanner.
-AntiVir stops all types of viruses
-AntiAd/Spyware eliminates ad/spyware
-AntiPhishing protectsyour data against phishing attacks
-AntiRootkit against hidden malware
-AntiDrive-by prevents against downloading viruses when surfing
-EmailScanner scans email traffic (POP3/ SMTP/ IMAP)
-WebGuard protection against malicious websites
-RescueSystem create a bootable rescue CD
-QuickRemoval eliminate viruses at the push of a button
-NetbookSupport for laptops with low resolution
-AHeADTechnology detects even unknown viruses by profiles
-AntiVirProActiv detects unknown viruses by behavior
(only for Microsoft Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7 32-Bit systems) NEW!
-GenericRepair automatic repair of your PC NEW!
-ExpressInstallation install Avira in just 5 clicks NEW!
-AviraSupport there for you in person when questions arise
Size/ OS: 79.6 MB / Windows XP / Vista / XP X64 / Vista64 / 7 / 7 x64
Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2012 184.108.40.2064Kaspersky Anti-virus however is one of the big guys, as this particular solution has always been one of the favorites to win the competition all over the world. Its detection rate is amazing, with virus definition updates delivered every day.
Kaspersky Anti-Virus is extremely easy to install, at least if this isn't your first experience with an antivirus. During our test, the whole setup process took, let's say, one minute, although we think it could go even faster if you know what you have to do. Installation comes down to pressing next and, unless you're a computer guru to closely analyze every tool you're about to deploy, waiting for all steps to be completed.
Kaspersky Anti-Virus provides you with traditional anti-virus protection based on the latest protection technologies. You can work, communicate, surf the internet and play online games on your computer safely and easily.
· Essential Protection
· Protects from viruses, Trojans and worms
· Blocks spyware and adware
· Scans files in real time (on access) and on demand
· Scans email messages (regardless of email client)
· Scans Internet traffic (regardless of browser)
· Protects instant messengers (ICQ, MSN)
· Provides proactive protection from unknown threats
· Scans Java and Visual Basic scripts
· Preventive Protection
· Scans operating system and installed applications for vulnerabilities
· Analyzes and closes Internet Explorer vulnerabilities
· Disables links to malware sites
· Detects viruses based on the packers used to compress code
· Global threat monitoring (Kaspersky Security Network)
· Advanced Protection & Recovery
· The program can be installed on infected computers
· Self-protection from being disabled or stopped
· Restores correct system settings after removing malicious software
· Tools for creating a rescue disk
· Data & Identity Theft Protection
· Disables links to fake (phishing) websites
· Blocks all types of keyloggers
· Automatic configuration during installation
· Wizards for common tasks
· Visual reports with charts and diagrams
· Alerts provide all the information necessary for informed user decisions
· Automatic or interactive mode
· Round-the-clock technical support
· Automatic database updates
Size / OS: 66.8 MB / Windows XP / Vista / 7
CCleaner is a freeware system Optimization tool
CCleaner removes unused and temporary files from your system - allowing it to run faster, more efficiently and giving you more HDD space.
The best part is that it's fast (normally taking less that a second to run) and Free.
Run CCleaner 3.0 and select which windows unwanted files you want to clean that's it.
CCleaner will instantly anaylse your PC's unwanted files and clean up on your permission to boost the performance of your PC to the level you have never seen before.
It cleans up all types of unwanted files in your PC like Temporary files, history, cookies, Autocomplete form history, index.dat, files in Recycle Bin, Recent Documents, Temporary files and Log files that occupy large chuncks of space on your hard disk.
Advanced features also remove unused and old registry entries that slow down your computer.