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Download of the Day: Avast! Home Edition 4.8.1367

Well rounded spyware and virus protection
By: Steve Dougherty | Software News | Posted: Nov 27, 2009 5:20 am

Our Download of the Day today is Avast! Home Edition 4.8.1367.


avast! antivirus Home Edition represents the best free antivirus protection currently available on the market. This edition is FREE OF CHARGE for non-commercial & home use. Its features include:


• Anti-spyware built-in
• Web Shield
• Anti-rootkit built-in
• Automatic updates
• Strong self-protection
• Virus Chest
• Antivirus kernel
• System integration
• Simple User Interface
• Integrated Virus Cleaner
• Resident protection
• Support for 64-bit Windows
• P2P and IM Shields
• Internationalization
• Network Shield




The latest version includes the following changes:


Changes in Version 4.8.1367


* improvements in the malware URL blockers
* solved a vulnerability in aswRdr.sys (CVE-2009-4049) (special thanks to Giuseppe Bonfa)



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