AVG Internet Security 2015 contains all of the features of AVG Antivirus including antivirus, link protection, email protection and online shield which does a very good job of protecting your PC from dangers, both on and offline. At the program’s core is AVG’s strong antivirus engine. A little more accurate in this release, and with significantly reduced scanning times, this monitors every file you access, detecting and removing malware before it can cause any damage.
AVG Internet Security 2015 user interface is simple and intuitive. Each section is clearly labeled with minimal buttons and switches, giving you the quick access to the program’s various functions and features.
AVG’s internet security suite is AVG Internet Security. It contains all of the features of AVG Antivirus – including antivirus, link protection, email protection and online shield – plus a couple more. Performance is above the industry average. It’s missing a few features that our top products come with, among them parental controls and online backup tools. AVG Internet Security 2015 has raised the detection rate to an impressive 88%. The spam filter is also significantly enhanced.
The suite also includes a firewall, which protects you from network attacks and monitors running programs. In AVG’s default Automatic mode, the firewall grants access to programs found in its database of trusted applications. For unknowns, it grants or denies permission based on the program’s behavior. You can also configure the firewall to ask for your decision when it encounters an unknown program
- Antivirus: Blocks viruses, spyware, & other malware
- Link Protection: Scans web, Twitter®, & Facebook® links
- Email Protection: Warns you of malicious attachments
- Online Shield: Protects you from harmful downloads
- Data Safe: Encrypts & password-protects private files
- Get automatic: Security updates every 2 hours
- Anti-Spam: Keep your inbox free of spam & scams
- Shopping Protection : Shop & bank safer with Enhanced Firewall
You can create a Data Safe to protect your confidential files in an encrypted file (click Computer > Create Your Safe).
When open, the Data Safe looks like any other disk drive. You can move files into and out of it, or edit them in place. But when you lock the drive, its contents are totally inaccessible. you can create and resize as many Data Safes as you like. And if you want to delete confidential files and be sure they’re gone forever, with no hope of recovery, then you’ll appreciate the Shredder. Simply right-click a file or folder in Explorer, select “Permanently shred with AVG”, and after confirming your decision it’ll be securely deleted.
And if you want to delete confidential files and be sure they’re gone forever, with no hope of recovery, then you’ll appreciate the Shredder. Simply right-click a file or folder in Explorer, select “Permanently shred with AVG”, and after confirming your decision it’ll be securely deleted
AVG Internet Security 2015 displayed almost no impact on system performance. It’s one of the better all around Internet Security suites.
- Data Safe file encryption
- Includes a file shredder to completely removes deleted files.
- No parental controls.
AVG Internet Security does a generally very good job of protecting PC from danger and resource usage was quite low.