Avast Ultimate is a security software with a high detection ratio and numerous additional features. Its malware scanner received the perfect score in my tests and its web protection blocked a number of phishing websites that managed to get past Chrome and Firefox’s default security features. Other features include a Rescue Disk and a secure browser to use for online banking and shopping. Advanced tracking blockers are also included.
The interface for users of the suite is easy to use. The main screen displays an array of icons that clearly describe the features of each tool. Avast’s color scheme is orange, white, and blue. It’s easy to read and pleasing to the eye.
In the Explore menu, you will get more specific controls for each tool, including custom scans, boot-time scanning and an automatic updater. You can also save a particular type of scan within the “Scan Center” so that you can run it again at a later date.
Advanced features of Avast can help stop ransomware by observing your PC for explanation suspicious activity and encrypting any files that might be targeted. It is able to detect a trojan horse (a malicious program that slips into your computer disguised as legitimate software) and stop it from running on your system.
Avast’s security services are supported by 24/7 live chat, email, and phone support. The free versions of Avast are supported by a vast community of knowledge and. Paid plans are loaded with advanced features, such as identity protection, USB protection, patch management, and unlimited VPN.