Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + provides real-time anti-malware core protection against internet threats. It comprises of advanced Genocode detection technology, rootkit protection and a scheduler that protects users online. It is a complete malware protection that combines Lavasoft’s legendary technology for anti-spyware with established anti-virus protection making it usable, lightweight, and worthy of your attention.
It even blocks malicious files before being written to disk and additional feature include sandboxing that keeps unknown apps running in a virtual environment and advanced detection. Ad-Aware’s features have been improved and offer the same level of core protection against malware across the board and the Nag screens have been removed.
Though installation is fast and straightforward, it requires input from the user installing it. The interface is multithreaded and offers additional protection tools like gaming mode, firewall, and safe browsing.
The new Ad-Aware is worthy when it comes to performance and detects many threats that users face on a regular basis. Overall, this suite offers the core protection with the better impact on system performance than average.