Avast! Update Thread

Discussion in 'Security software releases' started by Petrovic, Mar 3, 2015.

  1. Petrovic

    Petrovic Forum Addict Silver Member

    Avast 17.2.2288 Final
    How to install:
    1. Update from your existing Avast version via Settings -> Update -> Update program
    2. Or you can download and install from here

    Online installers (recommended):
    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_free_antivirus_setup.exe
    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_pro_antivirus_setup.exe
    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_internet_security_setup.exe
    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_premier_antivirus_setup.exe
    Offline installers:
    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_free_antivirus_setup_offline.exe
    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_pro_antivirus_setup_offline.exe
    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_internet_security_setup_offline.exe
    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_premier_antivirus_setup_offline.exe

    https://forum.avast.com/index.php?topic=197955.0
     
  2. Trim

    Trim MTAC Moderator Staff Member Member Of Month - Tweakbytes Defender

    This is an important bugfix, since it is related to browser banking mode:

    Thanks for the share @Petrovic
     
  3. Petrovic

    Petrovic Forum Addict Silver Member

    Avast Beta 17.4.2293
    • fix of crashing installer during VPS update
    • samples detected by File System Shield are now correctly moved to quarantine
    • firewall profile is correctly recognised also when you connect via different adapters
    • fixed several setup crashes
    • fixed problem with loading windows profile after AV update on Win10
    • Avast updater now correctly checks disc space during update
    • fixed websites blocked by fw port scan detection
    • fixed webshield causes corruption when dowloading large files
    • fixed IE browsing sometimes freezed for a few seconds
    • fixed firewall component turned OFF after update
    • fixed vairous crashes in webshield and fw
    https://forum.avast.com/index.php?topic=201164.0
     
  4. Petrovic

    Petrovic Forum Addict Silver Member

    Avast Beta 17.5.2300
    We fixed:
    - Web Shield issues
    - Ransomware Shield UI glitches
    - general crashes reported by users

    Couple of you mentioned new component Sensitive data scan. The most of this component is ready, we are still finishing it for you. It is disabled now, but we might to enable to during beta phase.
    https://forum.avast.com/index.php?topic=204105.0

    Download the beta installers:
    http://files.avast.com/beta9x/av ... us_setup_online.exe
    http://files.avast.com/beta9x/av ... us_setup_online.exe
    http://files.avast.com/beta9x/av ... ty_setup_online.exe
    http://files.avast.com/beta9x/av ... us_setup_online.exe

    Offline beta installers:
    http://files.avast.com/beta9x/av ... s_setup_offline.exe
    http://files.avast.com/beta9x/av ... s_setup_offline.exe
    http://files.avast.com/beta9x/av ... y_setup_offline.exe
    http://files.avast.com/beta9x/av ... s_setup_offline.exe
     
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  5. Der.Reisende

    Der.Reisende Malware Tester Silver Member

    I wonder what that "Sensitive data scan" is for, forum staff removed my post instantly after I asked in their forum...
    Thank you for the update @Petrovic, Avast / AVG are really promising lately!
     
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  6. grr

    grr Board Enthusiast Silver Member Known Member

    Hi everyone,
    new stable version 17.5.2302 has just been released.

    What's new:

    - New feature: Ransomware Shield (for Internet Security and Premier)
    - New warning system on dashboard
    - Warnings added to notification center
    - Redesigned some popups
    - Notification counter added to tray icon
    - Fixed issues with public profile in Firewall

    How to install:

    1. Update from your existing Avast version via Settings -> Update -> Update program

    2. Or you can download and install from here

    Online installers (recommended):

    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_free_antivirus_setup.exe

    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_pro_antivirus_setup.exe

    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_internet_security_setup.exe

    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_premier_antivirus_setup.exe

    Offline installers:

    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_free_antivirus_setup_offline.exe

    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_pro_antivirus_setup_offline.exe

    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_internet_security_setup_offline.exe

    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_premier_antivirus_setup_offline.exe
     
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  7. Petrovic

    Petrovic Forum Addict Silver Member

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  9. jasonX

    jasonX Giveaways Moderator Staff Member

    Avast NEW Version: 18.1.2326

    What's new:
    - You can now add multiple files to your Virus Chest at once
    - We now better handle opening multiple Avast windows at once
    - We've optimized scans of downloaded executable (.exe) files
    - We now warn you if you try to shut down Windows during installation to ensure your Avast installation finishes properly
    - Avast updates and installations are now more reliable thanks to our new fallback HTTPS server that kicks in if our standard servers are not reachable
    - We've added a new Anti-Exploit module for better protection against exploits, shellcode, and other malicious executable files
    - Hate being tracked online? Check out the new Avast AntiTrack offer we've added to your Privacy menu (now only in English version)

    Fixed:
    - Fixed scanning of files in your Virus Chest
    - Fixed some problems with the Outlook plugin
    - Fixed wrong text in the Recycle Bin context menu
    - Fixed the name of the Avast window in the taskbar
    - Fixed an annoying bug that minimized games every 30 minutes

    Online installers (recommended):
    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_free_antivirus_setup.exe
    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_internet_security_setup.exe
    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_premier_antivirus_setup.exe

    Offline installers:
    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_free_antivirus_setup_offline.exe
    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_internet_security_setup_offline.exe
    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_premier_antivirus_setup_offline.exe
     
  10. jasonX

    jasonX Giveaways Moderator Staff Member

    Avast new stable version 18.2.2328

    What's new:
    - Threat detections made when Silent Mode is on will now appear in Notification Center

    Fixed:
    - Right-click scans from Windows Explorer are working again
    - Automatic shutdown after scheduled scans is working again
    - Our tray icon now animates properly
    - Missing text has been added back when right-clicking the Recycle Bin
    - Compatibility scan can be added to Smart Scan again via Settings
    - Squashed some rescue-disk creation bugs

    Avast Free
    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_free_antivirus_setup_offline.exe

    Avast Internet Security
    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_internet_security_setup_offline.exe

    Avast Premier
    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_premier_antivirus_setup_offline.exe
     
  11. jasonX

    jasonX Giveaways Moderator Staff Member

    Avast Version: 18.3.2333

    What's new:

    • Avast now opens even faster
    • Avast Passwords settings have been redesigned for easier use

    Fixed:

    • Squashed a Virus Chest bug that mistakenly deleted files when you tried to restore them
    • Our welcome screen is now displayed properly after Avast is installed
    • Firewall no longer blocks your emails over IPv6
    • Game Mode popups about newly added games now slide away as intended
    • Exterminated a Behavior Shield startup bug

    Offline installers:

    Avast Free
    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_free_antivirus_setup_offline.exe

    Avast Internet Security
    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_internet_security_setup_offline.exe

    Avast Premier
    http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_premier_antivirus_setup_offline.exe
     
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  12. jasonX

    jasonX Giveaways Moderator Staff Member

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