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Download Avira Free Antivirus 3.10.3.98

Avira Free Antivirus for Mac

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What's new in this version:

Avira Free Antivirus 3.10.3.98

Improvements:
- A new product page has been added to give a quick overview of the benefits of the Pro version
- Users will not receive messages when their license is about to expire
- The size of the user interface has been adjusted to achieve a more attractive appearance
- The order of the navigation was rearranged
- Links to the Quarantine and Scheduler has been removed within the activity stream
- The wording on a renewed account login has been improved to provide more clarity for the new sign-up

Bug fixes:
- Fixed a rare issue in which the product was not displayed as installed in Avira Connect
- Fixed an error in the update behavior that prevented a proper product update
- Fixed some issues in which the product was not able to fetch newer licenses from our backends
- Some small issues in the user interface were fixed
- Fixed some localization issues


Avira Free Antivirus 3.10.2.25

Improvements:
- USB scan feature now logs into the Avira system log as well
- If a user tries to log in and there is no Internet connectivity, we will show an explicit error message

Bug fixes:
- Reduced package size to 138 MB
- A new landscape UI


Avira Free Antivirus 3.9.8.10
- Change log not available for this version


Avira Free Antivirus 3.9.7.86

Improvements:
- All users will get a message in the main user interface so that they are able to review our new privacy policy
- We improved the privacy of all our users
- You can access our general privacy via the about dialogue
- In Avira Connect you will not see an installed antivirus anymore after you uninstalled the product
- In Avira Connect you will now correctly see if you have mac antivirus installed
- Improved the Spanish localization
- Improved error messages if a license activation would fail

Bug fixes:
- You can now see a correct status when you log in and get a license applied to your product
- Some Apple notification had the wrong icon attached to them
- In some rare situations, the product would ask you to enable loading of its next module, even though it was already loaded
- Fixed an issue that would not allow opening the browser when a user clicked on 'Get Pro'


Avira Free Antivirus 3.9.6.66

Improvements:
- Default Scan Job is now scheduled 5 minutes after installation
- All existing customers get their Default Scan Job rescheduled to 5 minutes after the first installation
- A customer that is logged in will now get his license automatically deployed if he purchases via "Get Pro"
- A notification will now be shown to a customer which logs into an account that is prime enabled
- Improved the localization of the beta settings in the general configuration

Bug fixes:
- The installation helper, which should only be shown after the first installation, was also shown on re-installation
- Fixed some localization issues in Spanish
- Reduced the logging of the product in some special situations


Avira Free Antivirus 3.9.5.83

Improvements:
- USB scan feature now logs into the Avira system log as well
- If a user tries to log in and there is no Internet connectivity, we will show an explicit error message

Bug fixes:
- Evaluation licenses are now correctly handled as a Pro product version
- In some rare cases the status of the configuration in the user interface was false
- Fixed an issue where the application took the focus on rare occasions
- The license expiration date was not shown in all situations where it should have been displayed


Avira Free Antivirus 3.9.4.55

Improvements:
- FPC Enabled
- Improved Security
- Removed thread categories from the configuration - if cloud protection is enabled
- Product versions are now shown correctly in the about dialogue

Bug fixes:
- Fixed some localization issues
- Fixed a rare case in which the status menu icon could disappear for a small period of time
- Fixed large file size issue with enabled Cloud Protection


Avira Free Antivirus 3.9.3.34
- Change log not available for this version


Avira Free Antivirus 3.9.3.31
- Change log not available for this version


Avira Free Antivirus 3.9.2.146

Improvements:
- You now have the possibility to go back in our installation helper on Mac OS 10.13
- Made performance tweaks for Mac OS 10.13
- Added translations for the finder service
- New language added: Indonesian
- Account P
age: You can now login into your existing Avira account
- Account Page: You can activate your license when logged in
- Information on the product version can now solely be found in the about dialogue
- The product is now able to make use of the Avira Protection Cloud. This functionality can be enable and disabled on the protection page

Bug fixes:
- Fixed a possible crash while trying to open the about dialogue
- Fixed some minor translation issues
- Fixed a rare situation in which a user would encounter a performance degradation
- Fixed an issue in which the user interface would randomly close

Avira Free Antivirus 3.9.1.29
- Fixed an issue where the setup helper for macOS 10.13 was shown to all macOS versions


Avira Free Antivirus 3.9.0.49
- Change log not available for this version


Avira Free Antivirus 3.8.4.74

Improvements:
- If a pro customer has a license that is about to expire, our product will now bring this to the attention of the user
- Improved on the French localization
- You can now correctly resume, pause or abort a scan when you work on battery power
- The activity stream has now a maximum number of entries that will be shown
- New Scan profile: Custom scan available that let the user choose which file or folder he wants to scan
- When you start a new scan from the main page, a short animation will now draw your attention that you have to click the button a second time

Bug fixes:
We fixed an issue that would give unintended focus to the Avira status menu bar extras icon
Fixed an exception in the updater


Avira Free Antivirus 3.8.3.56
- Change log not available for this version


Avira Free Antivirus 3.8.2.35
Improvements:
- Installing our product is now up to 3 times faster
- Some duplicate entries in the Activity Stream are now hidden
- We improved the in product tour for the Real-Time Protection settings
- The in product help will now instantly change its' language when the language configuration changes
- Changed the margin in the language configuration for better visibility of other existing languages

The following languages have been added to the product:
- Italian
- Spanish
- Japanese
- Dutch
- Polish
- Portoguese
- Russian
- Turkish
- Chinese (Traditional)
- Chinese (Simplified)

Bug fixes:
- Fixed an error which prevented a scan or update from being executed


Avira Free Antivirus 3.8.1.39

Improvements:
- French localization

Bug fixes:
- Scheduled updates no longer block the main user interface


Avira Free Antivirus 3.8.0.15

Improvements:
- A new "Activity Stream" feature has been integrated, allowing customers to read the product activity
- The feature can be accessed via "Home Screen" → Activity
- The old logging is not accessible via "Activity Stream"
- Adware threat category is enabled by default
- Prime customers can manage their subscriptions within the personal page

Bug fixes:
- Fixed a rare case, which might be preventing the Real-Time Protection to be enabled
- Fixed an issue that prevented customers to upgrade to Pro version
- Fixed a rare case, where the firewall switch was not displayed


Avira Free Antivirus 3.7.3.17
- Change log not available for this version


Avira Free Antivirus 3.7.2.53

Improvements:
- Full Avira Prime integration
- Avira Prime subscriber can register the product within Avira Connect
- Auto renewal for Prime subscriber when logged in
- Sign in prompt for Prime subscriber when not logged in
 
Improved configuration dialog:
- Introduced a modal window when Real-Time Protection settings are written/restored
- Improved click-ability of the lock view, Threat Scan and Real-Time Protection

Bug fixes:
- Several minor bug fixes


Avira Free Antivirus 3.7.1.9

Improvements:
- This update does not contain improvements

Bug fixes:
- Fixed an issue which prevented Avira services from starting


Avira Free Antivirus 3.7.0.22

Improvements:
- Avira Prime has been enabled
- Activating the Firewall requires you to input your password
- USB scanner detects external hard disk drives
- The product Help was reworked completely. Whenever you need help you can now trigger it via the application menu under Avira → Help or by clicking the shortcut CMD + ? (New with 3.7)
- We now support subscriptions

New Configuration dialog:
- It is possible to hide the Avira umbrella in the status menu
- The update notifications can be enabled and disabled
- Language selection

Bug fixes:
- This update does not contain bug fixes


Avira Free Antivirus 3.5.3.27
- Change log not available for this version


Avira Free Antivirus 3.5.2.61

Improvements:
- The rescan window is now attached to the main window
- The restart application message will not be displayed any longer after an update

Bug fixes:
- We fixed an issue that prevented to obtain the scan results after a scan


Avira Free Antivirus 3.5.2.59
- Change log not available for this version


Avira Free Antivirus 3.5.1.73

Improvements:
- Last product update is displayed in the status bar
- Uninstaller can be opened via help menu
- An on demand scan ends with a feedback request
- New Avira Icons have been implemented
- Product updates are performed more reliably
- Whitelisting is now working with the new Apple File System (APFS)

Bug fixes:
- Fixed a malformed log database that could lead to a product crash


Avira Free Antivirus 3.5.0.19

Improvements:
- Updated to SAVAPI 3.6 with xVDF
- Memory consumption reduced from 460 MB to 270 MB
- Better performance while performing backups on Mac OS Sierra

Bug fixes:
- Several minor bug fixes


Avira Free Antivirus 3.4.3.72
- Fixed performance issues with services like Time Machine
- AvStats will crash
- Mac OS 10.9 customers could not update anymore


Avira Free Antivirus 3.4.3.52
- Change log not available for this version


Avira Free Antivirus 3.3.2.45
Improvements:
- Product updates require now less reboots
- The license activation dialogue has been improved, and displays error messages immediately

Bug fixes:
- Fixed several Antivirus and Support Collector issues
- The incorrect display of the license information for free users has been fixed
- The incorrect display of the license information for pro users has been fixed


Avira Free Antivirus 3.3.0.490

Improvements:
Finder context menu integration:
- You have the option to start a scan with a right mouse button click on files in the finder
- A custom scan can be triggered with the key combination [Cmd+Shift+S]

Quarantine Details:
- When clicking on the Information button, further details of the items in the quarantine can be viewed

Custom Scan:
- When dragging objects on the user interface, a custom scan will start automatically for those items

Logging:
- All Antivirus generated logs can be viewed by clicking the corresponding icon on the home screen
- In order to facilitate the upgrade to the Pro version, an Upgrade button has been integrated on the home screen
- For the improvement of customer support, additional help information has been added to the "My Account" (Avatar Icon) page

Bug fixes:
- Trouble shooting in the lack of progress indication of a quick scan
- Updated Feedback links in the product
- Provided new content for 'What's new'
- A performed scan remains idle if no user interaction is required


Avira Free Antivirus 3.2.5.5
- Change log not available for this version


Avira Free Antivirus 3.2.4.56

Improvements:
- Future proof our Kernel Extension Move it to /Library/Extensions instead of /System/Library/Extensions

Bug fixes:
- Fixed an issue which could lead to a panic on an uninstallation
- Fixed a localization issue in the settings
- The User can close the uninstallation wizard if he started it himself. It is still not possible to stop the Uninstallation if the Avira.app has been moved to the trash
- Our Kernel Extension conforms to new Apple Standards


Avira Free Antivirus 3.2.3.37
- Fixed an issue which prevented the kernel extension from being uninstalled


Avira Free Antivirus 3.2.2.18
- Change log not available for this version


Avira Free Antivirus 3.2.0.22
- Change log not available for this version


Avira Free Antivirus 3.1.3.12
- Change log not available for this version


Avira Free Antivirus 3.1.2.7
- Change log not available for this version


Avira Free Antivirus 3.1.1.20
- Change log not available for this version


Avira Free Antivirus 3.1.0.42

Improvements:
- The update performance has been increased
- Any required user interaction during a product update is notified more precisely

Bug fixes:
- No patches were performed


Avira Free Antivirus 3.0.5.8
- Change log not available for this version


Avira Free Antivirus 3.0.4.18

Improvements:
- Avira included with this version a new End User License Agreement (EULA)

Bug fixes:
- The floating header in the scheduler window keeps a small font size after the user enlarges the window manually
- Fixed an issue that would deliver productive licenses to beta customers
- The application requests a system reboot even though the user has already accepted a restart


Avira Free Antivirus 3.0.3.23

Improvements:
- Full Retina support on the whole user interface
- An Update will no longer terminate the full screen of other applications

Bug fixes:
- Fixed a localization issue
- The start scan button was not clickable on its whole area. This has been fixed


Avira Free Antivirus 3.0.2.25
- Change log not available for this version


Avira Free Antivirus 3.0.1.26
- Change log not available for this version


Free Antivirus 3.0.0.273

Improvements:
- We overhauled the product user interface and merged it with our other AV products.
- Status Page: This will now give you a quick overview if your Mac is safe. From here you can start a scan, fix security issues, access the quarantine or the planer
- Scheduler: You can create custom scan jobs here
- Quarantine: Check and manage your malware in safety here
- Configure Protection: Turn on or turn off your protection features here
- MyAccount: See your version information, used 3rd party licenses and additional products
- In Product Help: We now have multi-level tooltips
- Configuration: Access your application settings
- You will now receive an overview of new features if a new update was installed
- The way you will receive support has changed, you will now be directed to our central support service
- New Avira Logo in the installer
- New Icons for support collector and uninstaller
- Regrouped functionality in the menu bar extras

Bug fixes:
- The UI now shows correct information on the RTP status, even if the avguard is not running
- Restarting the on-access protection in the UI now works as expected
- Performing a quick scan via menu bar extras now works
- All remains of the product are now removed on product uninstallation
- Fixed a bug that made the UI hang on startup sometimes
- We removed a check for untreated viruses on UI startup
- Fixed a bug that prevented the correct display of the last update information
- Corrected some strings that we displaying an old product name
- Fixed some problems with our backend services
- A background application was requesting the window focus. This is now fixed
- On product uninstallation a wrong Homepage was opened
- On uninstallation we will now delete all logs and reports
- Uninstallation showed the wrong product name


Avira Free Antivirus 2.0.8.104

Improvements:
- Improved the Updater, to be less noisy
- Updates will be send automatically

Bug fixes:
- Improved the stability of the kernel module
- Fixed an Issue that lead to multiple authorization dialogues
- In some rare cases a parameter was not sent along with a call to a backend service


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