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amazingAG

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New products released are-

AVG Anti-Virus FREE 2012
AVG Internet Security 2012
AVG Anti-Virus 2012

Whats New-

In AVG Anti-Virus 2012

AVG Advisor
30% fewer processes
50% faster scans
Takes up to 40% less memory
In AVG Internet Security 2012

AVG Accelerator
AVG Advisor
30% fewer processes
50% faster scans
Takes up to 40% less memory
Link --> Product/Download page
 

MrXidus

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Since I am on mothers laptop I can't install in my VM so I installed on her laptop.

Here is some screenshots.


Yep that's Prey. FP of course.


Search suggestions no longer Yahoo.


Link scanner doesn't show in AVG safe search but does in Google.


And the UI.
 

jamescv7

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Their GUI is relatively same (even in older version) just some colors on the interface were changed.
 
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and the resources usage? (working set for the RAM)
 

jamescv7

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Standalone Linkscanner 2012 was released also.

Windows

For 32 bit size installer: 76MB

For 64 bit size installer: 92MB

Mac OS X

Size installer: 28 MB


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AVG Anti-Virus Free 2012 made as PC Mag Editors Choice

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MrXidus

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umbrapolaris said:
and the resources usage? (working set for the RAM)
I had to un-install it and didn't manage to check task manager sorry.

Web connectivity was failing after installing. All is better now its gone.
 
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MrXidus said:
Web connectivity was failing after installing. All is better now its gone.
ok enough for me. i think i will stick with EAM + CIS for a long time ^^

offtopic: nice banner and avatar.
 

Lindows

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jamescv7 said:
Standalone Linkscanner 2012 was released also.

Windows

For 32 bit size installer: 76MB

For 64 bit size installer: 92MB

Mac OS X

Size installer: 28 MB


Link

AVG Anti-Virus Free 2012 made as PC Mag Editors Choice

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I installed it.. First it installs the Av engine alone and we update the signatures then it downloads about 65 MB so the installer size is about 150 MB....
 

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Changelog for AVG 2012

Fixes & Improvements

AntiRootkit: Improved detection of new variants of Alureon rootkit.
Anti-Rootkit: Fixed several false positive detections.
AntiSpam: Added IPv6 support in AntiSpam update.
AntiSpam: The whitelist import and AntiSpam training not supported for 64bit Outlook 2010.
AvgSys: Fixed issue with scan of dynamic hard drives.
Core: More flexible virus definitions.
Core: Improved heuristic detection.
Core: Optimization of "Scan files referred in registry" in Resident Shield.
Core: Fixed crash during scan of registry.
Core: Polymorphic malware detection methods have been optimized.
Core: Some false alarms removed.
Documentation: Instructions on fixing the most frequent technical issues have been added to chapter Troubleshooting in Help.
Firewall: Added support for NTFS volumes mounted as directories.
Firewall: Firewall settings lists' items can be selected by the space key.
Firewall: Fixed displaying ask dialogs for communication of 32-bit applications on 64-bit operating systems.
Firewall: Fixed issue with occasional BSOD.
General: Added reset button for Anti-Spam statistics.
General: Extended statistics of SharePoint document scanner component.
General: Extended statistics of VSAPI and antivirus transport agents components.
General: Added posibility to switch off scan of outbound emails in VSAPI plug-in.
General: Added support for Anti-Rootkit exceptions.
General: AVG products allow sound notifications for specific alerts.
General: Implemented Online Shield support for accelerating downloads of videos and files.
General: Added copyright information on third party resources.
Identity Protection: New RogueAV detection was added to IDP component.
Kernel: End of MS Outlook 2000/2002 support.
Kernel: Fixed issue with Resident Shield exclusion list when Kerio mail server is installed.
Online Shield: Fixed HTTP traffic corruption when AVG Accelerator is enabled.
Outlook: Fixed compatibility issue with Alt-N Outlook Connector.
Outlook: Fixed Outlook addin compatibility with additional e-mail accounts.
Setup: Setup will ask for restart if the installation of Microsoft redistributables requires it.
Setup: Fixed incorrect registry rights in Firewall installation.
Setup: Kaspersky Internet Security 2011 is detected as conflicting application.
Safe Search: Fixed crash in Google Chrome when BitDefender TrafficLight is enabled.
Safe Search: Fixed LinkScanner crash during common browsing.
Safe Search: Optimization for framesets implemented.
Safe Search: Fixed issue with https Facebook not showing verdict icons in Google Chrome.
Safe Search: Safe Search is no longer in conflict with Australian Taxation Office website.
Setup: Fixed crash when saving log files in setup.
Setup: Fixed issue with detection of competitive products.
Toolbar: Brand new toolbar implemented.
Toolbar: Toolbar introduces a new feature for private browsing.
Update: Last update time displayed in AVG user interface changes only if the update was successful.
Update: Fixed crash on Windows Server 2003.
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2011 version of AVG detection rates were just not that good, have disinfected a few computers with this as the IS.. I would like to see if they really have improved..
 

win7holic

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this for AVG usage of ram and still have many processes.


it's for AVG free, how about AVG IS? it's more again. with firewall and other probably. maybe up to 75MB? :D
LOL
 

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On the screenshots the total of RAM usage was estimated to 60+ MB which not bat at all but its quite heavy.
 
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lol ! CIS = full suite , 2 processes, 15mb working set on idle...

AVG? NO THANKS !
 

win7holic

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yep.
still heavy for users having less ram.
and have many processes at least theri must cut processes to just 2 or 3 processes.
the screenshot it's for AVG free version.
 

jamescv7

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If you custom the installation and unchecked some components then the processes will appear is fewer.
 
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