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Download of the Day: ClamWin 0.96

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| Software News | Posted: Apr 13, 2010 7:24 am

Our Download of the Day today is ClamWin 0.96.

 

ClamWin is a Free Antivirus program for Microsoft Windows 98/Me/2000/XP/2003 and Vista. ClamWin Free Antivirus comes with an easy installer and open source code. You may download and use it absolutely free of charge. It features:

 

• High detection rates for viruses and spyware;
• Scanning Scheduler;
• Automatic downloads of regularly updated Virus Database;
• Standalone virus scanner and right-click menu integration to Microsoft Windows Explorer;
• Addin to Microsoft Outlook to remove virus-infected attachments automatically.

 

Please note that ClamWin Free Antivirus does not include an on-access real-time scanner. You need to manually scan a file in order to detect a virus or spyware.

 

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The latest version includes the following changes:

 

Changes in Version 0.96

 

This significant release brings exciting new features to ClamAV scanning engine and ClamWin:

 

* Bytecode detection signatures allow more complex patterns and better detection
* Heuristics improvements
* Digital Signature verification prevents false positive detection for Windows system files
* Other scanning enhancements

 

Download Now - TweakTown Download of the Day

 

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