Manufacturer’s Description

Avira AntiVir Windows Professional is a comprehensive, easy to use antivirus program, designed to offer reliable virus protection to business users worldwide. Professional Advantages: - Leading detection and elimination of viruses and malware. Now with a new search engine: yet faster and safer, - Rootkit protection to detect and eliminate malware, - AHeAD Technology (Advanced Heuristic Analysis and Detection) to detect and ward off unknown or rapidly changing attackers, - Real-time monitoring of every file access through integrated on-access scanner (incl. archive scanning) as well as on-demand scanner for manual and time-driven search runs - Integrated WebGuard to examine the HTTP based Internet data traffic against viruses and malware. With automatic possibility to block phishing and malware, - Integrated MailGuard email scanner (POP3 and SMTP) to examine incoming and outgoing emails under Windows. Including examination of email attachments. With AntiBot, - Archive detection with adjustable recursion depth and other options to handle archives or scan runtime-packs, - Scheduling and automation of routine tasks, - File caching; high performance through multi-threading/multi-daemon capacity (several files are scanned at high speed at the same time), - Extremely small, bandwidth saving updates of program and/or detection pattern database; automated updating and distribution via the Internet or network, - Network-wide administration by the Avira Security Management Center (SMC). NEW: Version 9 adds: - Windows: several configuration profiles administrable. Assistant for individual configuration. - Windows: support of Netbooks with resolutions smaller than 800 x 600. - Windows: integration into the WMI system. Limitations: The Installation Kit comes fully featured but the update service is disabled. To enable the update service you may purchase the appropriate commercial license from

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Avira GmbH

The Specs

Requirements 196 MB RAM; 512 MB for Windows Vista; HDD: 40 MB + quarantine, for installation: 100 MB (temporary)
Operating System Compatibility
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows XP
Download Details
License Type Shareware
Trial Length 30 Days
File Size 30.964 MB
Total Downloads 1764