Here is the latest AVG; version 8 series. AVG Anti Virus 8 Pro provides combined protection against viruses, malware, spyware and hackers. Yes it does come with a firewall too and is compatible with Windows Vista.



  • Easy to use protection - install and forget
  • New program versions and updates, for free, throughout the license duration (For version features in this post its one year)
  • Quality proven by all major antivirus certifications (VB100%, ICSA, West Coast Labs Checkmark)
  • Improved virus detection based on better heuristics and NTFS data streams scanning
  • Smaller installation and update files
  • Improved user interface
  • 100% virus detection - AVG?s scanning engine has received numerous awards for its excellent detection of in the wild viruses, including the VB100% award. Its unique combination of detection methods provides full protection against viruses, worms and Trojans.
  • Full on-access protection - The powerful AVG Resident Shield provides maximum protection by scanning every file opened, executed, or saved. It also prevents the opening or executing of infected files.
  • Flexible intelligent scanning - The AVG Resident Shield can include/exclude files from being scanned based on individual file extensions and can handle exceptions for potentially unwanted programs such as adware.
  • Full e-mail protection - AVG checks every e-mail sent or received, providing full protection from e-mail-borne threats. AVG supports all leading e-mail clients, including MS Outlook, The bat!, Eudora, and all other SMTP/POP3-based e-mail clients, such as Outlook Express. Encrypted connections using SSL are also supported.
  • Automatic threat handling - AVG can automatically heal or remove infected files and other threats such as trojans and worms.
  • Powerful scheduling - AVG automatically provides recommended daily schedules for scanning and updating, and also allows you to create custom-scheduled events.
  • Multiple language support - No need to buy a special language version.

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  1. Lightning_Struck_Tower // 2/26/2008 01:41:00 AM  
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