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Windows 7: Latest version of Avast Antivirus

03 Feb 2010   #251
Dinesh

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Tews View Post
hmm.... thats strange Nick.... Its always proven to be very accurate with me....
With me too.


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10 Feb 2010   #252
Airbot

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Another Pre-Release Avast 5.0.415 available.

Changelog -

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What's new
Most notable improvements include:
- stability improvements in the Behavior Shield
- an attempt to solve the compatibility issue with MBAM Pro
- improvements in the rootkit scanner
- solved a vulnerability in AavmKer4.sys (Windows 2000/XP only)
- firewall: low-level packet rules are back in the Expert settings
- new languages: Traditional Chinese, Swedish, Korean, Bulgarian, Hungarian. This makes the current number of supported languages 16

Bottom line: we're hoping that this build will finally solve the remaining bsod/hang issues.
INTRODUCING: New pre-release build of avast [5.0.415]
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10 Feb 2010   #253
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Thank you Aaron. First post updated.
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10 Feb 2010   #254
yowanvista

Windows 10 Pro x64, Arch Linux
 
 

Boot Scan doesn't work in x64
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10 Feb 2010   #255
Airbot

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

It never has in any version. They haven't built the boot time scan to work with x64 as of yet. They say someday, who knows when though.
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10 Feb 2010   #256
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Yowan,

Yeah, the boot scan only works when Avast is installed in a 32-bit OS instead. There is currently no support for it in a 64-bit OS yet.
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11 Feb 2010   #257
yowanvista

Windows 10 Pro x64, Arch Linux
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
Hello Yowan,

Yeah, the boot scan only works when Avast is installed in a 32-bit OS instead. There is currently no support for it in a 64-bit OS yet.
That's why I use KIS2010, Avast5 is fully x64
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11 Feb 2010   #258
Dinesh

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by yowanvista View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
Hello Yowan,

Yeah, the boot scan only works when Avast is installed in a 32-bit OS instead. There is currently no support for it in a 64-bit OS yet.
That's why I use KIS2010, Avast5 is fully x64
There is nothing called as Boot-Scan in KIS2010.
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11 Feb 2010   #259
Airbot

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Avast official program update to 5.0.418 now. Couple new fixes from 5.0.415

Quote:
Change log (incomplete list):
- stability improvements in the Behavior Shield
- improved compatibility with MBAM Pro (Windows XP)
- improvements in the rootkit scanner
- solved a vulnerability in AavmKer4.sys (Windows 2000/XP only) - special thanks to Tobias Klein
- ProAV + IS: solved a problem with Acrobat hanging when opening pdf files directly from IE
- firewall: low-level packet rules are back in the Expert settings
- improvements in the licensing engine
- new languages: Traditional Chinese, Swedish, Korean, Bulgarian, Hungarian. This makes the current number of supported languages 16
New avast program update 5.0.418
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11 Feb 2010   #260
Dinesh

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)
 
 

Updated smoothly from previous build.
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