Avira is getting ready to launch their 2013 products, Avira 2013 going to offer tracking protection, website safety advisor, Protection cloud, network drive scanning, Child protection, security for your Android device and more, here are these features in detail.
Avira 2013 features we know till now.
Browser tracking blocker, another free antivirus company implementing tracking protection as we know AVG offers Do Not Track for its free antivirus, we don’t know the case with Avira whether it offers this feature to free edition users as well. Browser Tracking Blocker which will not be enabled by default, you need to enable it after which it blocks prevents tracking from over 600 advertisers, social networks and other sites.
Website Safety Advisor: AVG and Avast offers safety ratings for websites and search results, Avira got one finally, website Safety Advisor shows safety ratings for links in search results before you click with a rating of safe, low risk or high risk.
Protection Cloud: In July this year Avira has released technical preview of Cloud Protection service, Avira Protection Cloud which now integrated into 2013 version which will perform quick scan for malware after the installation and once for a week moreover using cloud protection Avira 2013 able to detect new threats in real-time. Though Avira 2013 beta release notes we came to know it will be part of Paid products only.
Network drive scanning offers security for whole network where it offers virus protection for shared folders.
Social Network Protection: Avira 2013 to offer parental controls for Facebook and other social sites.
Security for Android: Do you own an Android phone, Avira offers privacy protection for it and also allows missing phone recovery, unwanted call/SMS blocking.
We’re not sure which features get into Avira free antivirus 2013 except Real-time protection.