All the latest UK technology news, reviews and analysis

Avira Free AntiVirus 2014 v14.0.3.350

More from this author

04 Mar 2014

View Comments

  • Tweet this
Avira AntiVirus Personal Edition screen shot


Superb and popular anti-virus protection at no cost

Review Rating: rating

Type: Free for personal use only

Platform: Windows 8 compatible, Windows Vista 64-bit, Windows 7, Windows 7 64-bit, Windows Vista, Windows XP

Manufacturer: Avira

Size: 100MB

Number of Downloads: 46096

Price: Free (Pro version from £16.99)

Virus attacks are all too common and Avira AntiVir can protect against these menaces and others including worms, trojans and dialers.

The AntiVir Guard is constantly working in the background and checks every file as it is used by Windows or other software. This includes heuristic scanning to check for viruses that have not been formally identified.

Scans can also be started manually or scheduled at daily or weekly intervals.

Should a virus be found, it can either be removed or moved to a quarantine area.

This new version is a brand new release, with a new name, improved user interface and much more.

Note that you can upgrade to the Pro version at a cost.

For the latest security tips and tricks, see our video guide.

What do you think?
blog comments powered by Disqus

Popular Threads

Powered by Disqus
Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet powered by Android KitKat 4.4

Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet video

We take a look at the lightweight, waterproof tablet

Updating your subscription status Loading


Data protection: the key challenges

Deduplication is a foundational technology for efficient backup and recovery


iPad makes its mark in the enterprise

The iPad can become a supercharged unified communications endpoint, allowing users to enhance their productivity

To send to more than one email address, simply separate each address with a comma.