Avast PremierAvast Premier is the one of the premium products of Avast Antiviruses. Avast is a very popular product for it’s history of providing the top level free antivirus protection to its consumers. With Premier, Avast combined their best antivirus protection and their strongest security protocols all in one product. The security suite also includes an effective file shredder and an impregnable browser.
Download Avast PremierAvast Premier runs scans your system effectively to detect files and folders that are the cause for problems and issues to its overall performance. It runs through each storage drive installed of the system. This app runs in the background so that it can protect your computer all the time. Potential threats are defined in the global database that is regularly updated multiple times daily. You can use two types of virus scans in the Avast Premier. The first one is the Full System Scan. This is a more thorough and a more detailed scan that scans every file and folder within the selected drive deeply. The other one is the Quick Scan. This is a faster scan than the Full System, which is quite time efficient. The Quick Scan only looks at commonly recognized threats and targets. Premier can also scan removable drives such as flash drives and external disks.
Premier Malware ProtectionAvast Premier uses its regularly updated malware database for its main protection. As a secondary line of defense, it also employs a heuristic malware engine.
Premier SecurityAvast Premier have a number of features for security.
- Home Network Security: It enables the app to scan the network for any component for any potential issues.
- Anti-Malware Browser Add-ons: These add-ons incorporate its malware protection engine to your internet browser. These are fully compatible with Microsoft Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome.
- SafeZone: This is the impregnable internet browser bundled in Premier. It separates internet browsing activity into a temporary virtual space named as “sandbox”. Within the sandbox, browser extensions cannot infiltrate browser activity. This is ideal for online transactions.
- Data Shredder: This utility is able to completely overwrite any unneeded files safely rather than simply deleting it. This way, the files will be lost forever and cannot be retrieved anymore.
- Active Protection: These are a set of procedures that users can separately launch for simple yet effective troubleshooting. Functions such as specific malware scans and strengthening email security are included in the bundle.