AVG AntiVirus Free

Changelog

AVG AntiVirus Free 19.2.3079:

  • Fixed possible memory leak in service
  • Fixed blocking of correct USB removal
  • Fixed crashes in licensing when there was unavailable network connection
  • Fixed settings backup

AVG AntiVirus Free 19.1.3075:

  • Update progress is visible in UI (applicable during update to next version).
  • Minor changes before release to public.

AVG AntiVirus Free 18.8.3071:

  • Fixed critical vulnerability.

AVG AntiVirus Free 17.7.3036:

  • Erasing malware detected and removed by Behavioral Shield from the chest when other malware was restored.
  • Adding custom folder to be protected by the Antiransomware Shield.

AVG AntiVirus Free 17.4.3014:

- Fixed the installation of anti-virus database updates.
- Samples detected by the Resident Shield component are now correctly moved to quarantine.
- Fixed several installation failures.
- Fixed problem with downloading the Windows profile after updating the anti-virus in Windows 10.
- Antivirus update wizard now correctly checks the disk space during the update.
- Corrected the damage caused by the WebShield component during the download of large files.
- Fixed the hang of the IE browser lasting a few seconds.
- Fixed various crashes when working with WebShield.

AVG AntiVirus Free 17.3.3443:

- Fixed the installation of anti-virus database updates.
- Samples detected by the Resident Shield component are now correctly moved to quarantine.
- Fixed several installation failures.
- Fixed problem with downloading the Windows profile after updating the anti-virus in Windows 10.
- Antivirus update wizard now correctly checks the disk space during the update.
- Corrected the damage caused by the WebShield component during the download of large files.
- Fixed the hang of the IE browser lasting a few seconds.
- Fixed various crashes when working with WebShield.

AVG AntiVirus Free 17.3.3011:

- Fixed Bugs.

AVG AntiVirus Free 17.3.3010:

- Fixed: scan results for scanning files and folders.
- Fixed: a problem with installing on Braswell processors.
- Fixed: crash when pressing F1 in help.
- Known issues: in some cases, Zen reports a different version of the antivirus.
- Improved: the scanning process.

AVG AntiVirus Free 17.2.3419:

- Firewall advanced settings.

AVG AntiVirus Free 17.2.3008:

- Fixes and minor improvements.
- Known issues: Scheduled scan is not performed at a specified time.

AVG AntiVirus Free 17.1.3006:

- New interface makes it easier than ever to monitor all your layers of protection.
- “Scan Computer” now quickly scans for malware, unwanted toolbars and browser extensions, and PC performance problems in a single click.
- New “Deep Scan” option lets you specifically target hidden threats with a longer, more intensive scan of your entire computer.
- Improved identification of never-before-seen threats by sending potential malware to our servers for deeper analysis.
- Now blocks unsafe downloads before they reach your PC (previously a paid feature).
- Now security updates are automatically pushed to your PC in real-time (previously a paid feature).

AVG AntiVirus Free 16.81.7639:

- Implemented new software update version SMB.
- Fixed a problem with the Outlook plugin - added option to delete infected attachments in mail.
- Optimization of the installation process.
- Fixed compatibility problems VForce UTM and Link Scanner.

AVG AntiVirus Free 16.51.7496:

- Fixed Bugs.

AVG AntiVirus Free 2016 Build 7227:

- Fixed Bugs.

AVG AntiVirus Free 2015 Build 6125:

- Fixed Bugs.

AVG AntiVirus Free 2013.0.2677:

- Fixed Bugs.

AVG AntiVirus Free 2013.0.2667:

- Improved scanning using enhanced scanning algorithms for faster scanning.
- Refined threshold for browser memory consumption.
- Boot accelerator optimizes time needed for boot up.
- Fresh and new user interface for easier navigation and better user experience.
- AVG 2013 is fully compatible with Windows 8.
- Anti-Rootkit: Improved reporting of corrupted sections.
- DNT: Fixed crash in urlmon.dll in Windows 8.
- General: Alert Manager component has been removed.
- General: Update selection dialog has been removed.
- Outlook Addin: Fixed possible freeze and compatibility issue with Kerio Outlook Connector.
- Safe Surf: Fixed issue with upload speed while Safe Surf is running.
- Safe Surf: Fixed issue with occasional crash when analyzing *.swf content.
- Scheduler: Only one scheduled scan can be running at the same time.
- Setup: Driver installation logging has been extended to provide enhanced information.
- Setup: Search Shield component will not be installed by default, but only after having been selected for installation.
- Update: Fixed problem with rollback of failed update.

AVG AntiVirus Free 2012.0.2180:

- Program changes that will make the upgrade to the newest version easier.

AVG AntiVirus Free 2012.0.2171:

- Fixed Bugs.

AVG AntiVirus Free 2012.0.2127:

- Fixed Bugs.

AVG AntiVirus Free 2012.0.2126:

- Fixed Bugs.

AVG AntiVirus Free 2012.0.1913:

- SearchShield updated for FireFox 10.
- Fixed bugs.

AVG AntiVirus Free 2012.0.1901:

- Toolbar: Implemented new toolbar supporting Firefox 9.
- Safe Search: Firefox 9 support implemented in Safe Search component.

AVG AntiVirus Free 2012.0.1834:

- Fixed Bugs.

AVG AntiVirus Free Edition 2012.0.1831:

- Improved Outlook 2010 antispam detection.
- Personal e-mail scanner is installed always when MS Outlook 2010 is installed.
- Fixed bugs.

AVG AntiVirus Free Edition 2012.0.1808:

- LinkScanner: LinkScanner now supports also Firefox 7.
- Setup: When it impossible to procced with AVG setup due to previous driver unistallation, a dialog offering restart appears.
- Toolbar: Implemented support for Firefox 7.
- Fixed bugs.

AVG AntiVirus Free Edition 2012.0.1796:

- AVG Advisor.
- 30% fewer processes.
- 50% faster scans.
- Takes up to 40% less memory.

AVG AntiVirus Free Edition (2011) 10.0.1391:

- Implemented support for Mozilla Firefox 6.

AVG AntiVirus Free Edition (2011) 10.0.1390:

- Fixed Bugs.

AVG AntiVirus Free Edition (2011) 10.0.1388:

- Safe Search: Browsing speed optimized for Facebook pages.
- Safe Search: Added support for Firefox 5.0.

AVG AntiVirus Free Edition (2011) 10.0.1382:

- Toolbar: Added support for Firefox 5.

AVG AntiVirus Free Edition (2011) 10.0.1375:

- Fixed Bugs.

AVG AntiVirus Free Edition (2011) 10.0.1321:

- Anti-Rootkit: Improvements in Anti-Rootkit scanning.
- API: Cache Server configuration support added to API.
- Core: Polymorphic malware detection methods have been improved.
- Core: Implemented support for healing system files by AVG remover (reboot required).
- Core: Heuristic detection has been improved.
- Core: Heuristic analysis improved on x64 systems.
- Core: New cryptor family detection added.
- Kernel: Added progress bar for on-demand scans.
- Safe Search: Safe Search support in Google Chrome.
- Safe Search: Implemented live phishing checks in Chrome.
- Toolbar: Toolbar now supports Internet Explorer v9 and Mozilla Firefox v4.
- Update: It is not possible to run update and installation at same time.
- User Interface: Added AVG Toolbar component into main UI components' overview.
- Many other additions, changes and corrections.

AVG AntiVirus Free Edition (2011) 10.0.1209:

- Setup: Implemented Link Scanner support for Mozilla Firefox 4.0, and higher versions.

AVG AntiVirus Free Edition (2011) 10.0.1202:

- Fixed Bugs.

AVG AntiVirus Free Edition (2011) 10.0.1191:

- Fixed Bugs.

AVG AntiVirus Free Edition (2011) 10.0.1188:

- Safe Search: Added support for Firefox v4.
- Setup: AVG client setup is able to preset languages installed in previous version (AVG 9 or AVG 8.5).
- Setup: Decreased disk space requirements for backup of setup files.
- Setup: AVG requires less disk space after installation.
- Toolbar: New version of toolbar implemented.
- Fixed Bugs.