Avast! 7 beta update (7.0.1443)

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Level 16
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Nov 21, 2011
Source: avast! forum

This program update contains the following major features:
* Changes in the autosandbox module
* Improvements in Remote Assistance (support for UAC prompts etc)
* Improvements in SafeZone (protection against kernel-mode keyloggers; Updated SafeZone Browser; clipboard sharing, etc.)
* Outlook plugin redesign
* Opera support in WebRep
* SiteCorrect module for the detection of unwanted websites
* Windows 8 compatibility updates
* Emergency Updater

Fixed issues from previous beta:
* No sounds on Vista/W7
* All known BSOD
* Stability fixes on Win8

Known issues:
* Outlook plugin is sometime not running correctly when you have more than 1 active account
* Windows 8 compatibility still experimental
* No translations have been updated so far, so all new items are in English

Download locations:

It should be possible to install this version on top of your existing avast! installation (all settings should be preserved).

Any feedback is appreciated HERE


Staff Member
Jan 8, 2011
If anyone is using the beta update,

What part of avast is "SiteCorrect module for the detection of unwanted websites"?
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