Latest Version of Avast Antivirus Released
WHQL Version: 9.0.2013 (free version)
Release Date: January 22nd 2014
NoteAvailable through program update option.
If you already have Avast installed, then you can click on Maintenance, Update, and Update Program to update to the new version. You will need to restart the computer afterwards.
Avast 2014 (9.0.2013) Program Update Download Page
(select the "Free" option)
Avast 2014 Free Antivirus Download Page
(Click on Download, and the No thanks, I want free protection option)
- FIXED: Uninstalling avast might hang at "stopping service: avast! antivirus"
- FIXED: Upload issues for Dropbox and Flickr
- Performance and stabilization fixes in Stream Filter - e.g blocking of ajax calls
- Several [COLOR=!important]firewall[/COLOR] fixes - e.g. blocking of Google Earth
- Stability improvements - several crashes fixed
WarningAvast Free Antivirus is a free antivirus program, but you will need to register it each year to get a free license key for it.
- avast! Free Antivirus works for 30 days after installation in trial mode
- After 30 days you need to register to get your free license key and stay protected
- Your free license key is sent within 24 hours by e-mail after registration
- If the license does not come in 24 hours please check your junk or SPAM folder
- You need to enter the license key in the program to continue to use it after the 30-day trial period