avast Internet Security 2016 – avast Internet Security 2016 provides complete antivirus, anti-spyware, antispam, and firewall protection, complemented now by new avast! SafeZone technology. It creates an isolated virtual desktop, invisible to any possible attacker, where you can do your online shopping and banking securely. avast! SafeZone opens a new (clean) desktop so that other programs don’t see what’s happening – and it leaves no history once it’s closed. The avast! award-winning and certified antivirus engine and shields stop even previously unknown threats – for peace of mind when you chat or spend time on Facebook, Twitter, or other websites. The avast! silent firewall stops hackers and other unauthorized entry attempts to your PC, to keep your data where it belongs – safe and sound.
• Engine: Blocks viruses and spyware
• Cloud: Gives file reputation warnings
• Cloud: Streams real-time updates
• Remote: Allows assistance from a geek friend
• SafeZone: Secures shopping & banking
• Sandbox: Lets you surf the web virtually
• Sandbox: Runs risky programs virtually
What’s New avast Internet Security 2016
* NEW: Passwords – Avast can now manage your passwords and generate strong passwords for you. Just one password to remember.
– checks your passwords security
– stores your passwords securely
– includes browser extensions for easier logging in and form filling
– generates strong passwords
* NEW: SafeZone browser – Replaced the SafeZone for safer shopping and banking
– Pay Mode: runs automatically on banking sites (This isolates the session and protects it from possible keyloggers or other malicious software secretly lurking on your computer. With Pay Mode you can perform all your financial transactions in peace, without fear of your password or other personal details being stolen. Pay Mode can be also turned on manually directly via browser UI.)
– HTTPS scanning while preserving the original certificate
– Optionally, some extensions such as Ad Blocker and Video Downloader (potentially useful as SafeZone doesn’t support add-ons for security reasons).
* NEW: User interface – More space for content, easy control
* NEW: Feedback possible directly from program – report bugs, feature requests and other suggestions easier
* IMPROVED: Home network security now detects more router vulnerabilites and shows more details
* IMPROVED: Installation – it should be now faster and less obtrusive.
* Many other minor tweaks and fixed
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