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Avast Internet Security offers defence level security against ransomware, viruses spyware, zero-second threats and Wi-Fi security vulnerabilities for home networks. SafeZone lets you shop and bank online without revealing any additional information. It also includes an effective firewall, a secure browser and a sandbox where you can try out programs.

Its malware engine was able to score a near-perfect mark in our tests, and discovered a myriad of new threats that even other top products missed. The suite also offers excellent web protection, catching several websites that are phishing and could have stolen passwords and other sensitive data.

Premium versions include additional tools to secure your home network. These include a firewall and an anti-tracking feature. The software offers a variety of customization options, including scanning schedules and real-time security.

Premier and Internet Security have intuitive interfaces that are simple to navigate. The software provides clear labels and descriptions making it easy to be aware of how each function works. It also focuses on user-friendliness by providing customisation options as well as a simple installation process.

The free antivirus software offered by Avast is excellent however, you should consider purchasing additional features like game mode that speeds up scans, updates and lets you look over your the resources of your system. Avast’s paid subscription comes with all customer support and access to the mobile security application.