AVG Internet Security

AVG Internet Security
  • Company AVG
  • Version Unlimited
  • Platforms
  • License Commercial
  • Category Utility
3.6 / 5 (30 votes)

1. Main Features

  • Real-time scanning for malware
  • Advanced firewall to keep out hackers
  • Browser protection against dangerous websites
  • Parental dashboard for controlling accessible content

2. Software Overview

AVG Internet Security is a Windows program used to protect against security threats. It comes with a variety of features to protect against many types of malware, including viruses, ransomware, trojans, spyware, and rootkits.

Internet Security scans your computer in real-time for malware and uses AI to detect malware samples that have not yet been identified by the AVG ThreatLabs team. The software features an advanced firewall to keep out hackers, instant analysis of any suspicious behavior from running applications, and a file shredder for secure deletion of sensitive files.

Internet Security protects your computer as you browse, shop, and bank online. It helps you avoid dangerous websites by scanning clicked links for threats, blocks dangerous email attachments and spam, and scans for applications that may have downloaded without your knowledge. The program provides a dashboard for controlling accessible content on different devices which is helpful for parents. Also, Internet Security features the WiFi Guard tool for protecting you from malicious hotspots that could be used by hackers.

AVG's Internet Security features artificial intelligence for identifying real-time threats, an advanced firewall, and parental security capabilities. It is a solid choice for protecting home PCs.

3. Supported File Types

Primary file extension:
.CTF - AVG Update Control File
Other file extensions used by AVG Internet Security:

Updated: December 25, 2016

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