Avira AntiVir Personal is a free antivirus, simple and simple but very powerful, able to quickly analyze the computer and find besides viruses: Trojans, spyware, malware, rootkits, worms, dialer and other variants.
Virus definitions are updated almost daily and it is possible to download them free of charge. It is permanently monitored thanks to its Virus Guard, which enables effective protection of the system.
The installation is very simple since it is done in only 5 steps, and also Avira is easy to use and configure. It offers the possibility to program periodic analyzes of the system, or to make them manually at any time, for the units or folders that are selected.
Avira 2017 (188.8.131.52) is the latest version in Spanish, updated in March 2017, which presents many new features and improvements. It is faster, simpler, and offers greater protection when surfing the internet. It is available for Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8 and 10. It now also has a version for Linux.
Avira AntiVir Personal is free for home use, not for commercial or business purposes. There is a more complete version (Avira AntiVir Premium), which adds greater protection to the equipment, highlighting the tools AntiPhishing, AntiVirProActiv (to detect viruses in case of suspicion due to their behavior, even if unknown), WebGuard (alert when Visit unsafe websites), MailGuard and also allows you to create rescue CDs. The Premium version can be tested for 30 days, while the Personal is free forever.
A manual of Avira in Spanish is available to know more in depth the operation of the application.
The free version offers the installation of a toolbar (search bar) and also the option to use Ask as the default browser, but it is possible to uncheck both options.