Avast Security Pro for Mac is the professional version of the hugely popular AV program. Efficient and comprehensive, the popularity stems from the reliable and trustworthy brand that Avast have created over the years. Although virus and malware issues are not as prevalent on the Mac platform as they are on Windows, there are serious threats out there that you will need protection from. Avast Security Pro for Mac's key features are the advanced ransomware protection tools and the advanced network security tools.
Avast Security Pro for Mac has a simple and easy to navigate UI. The key features can be easily reached in the sidebar and the homepage is customizable, so you can access the tools you use most often easily.
Avast Security Pro’s Ransomware Shield expands on the standard ransomware protection of Avast Free Mac Security, in order to stop ransomware variants from holding your files hostage. The tool can even go beyond the standard ransomware protection in order to stop any untrusted app from changing or deleting your protected data. >
Key Features include:
- Real time virus, spyware, and other threat detection.
- Secure personal files and photos from ransomware attacks.
- Instant alerts for network weaknesses and intruders.
- Malicious website warning for safer online payments.
- Mail Shield.
- Custom Scan options.
- File Shield.
- Web Shield.
- WiFi Inspector.
Comprehensive Protection is something that Avast takes very seriously. With Avast Security Pro for Mac you can be sure that your protection is first rate. With a constantly updated database of virus definitions, your computer will be protected against the latest spyware, viruses and potentially hazardous websites.
Avast’s large and active community quickly alerts the development team of new security threats which are swiftly countered and added to Avast’s significant database. The browser add-on further improves computer security with features like cookie and social tracking blocking.
Overall, Avast Security Pro for Mac is without a doubt, one of the best total security suite's available for the Mac platform. It is relatively lightweight and super-efficient, while still providing a comprehensive security protection for your Mac. The appearance is clean and uncluttered, with buttons intuitively labelled and positioned, so the app can be navigated by users of all levels of expertise.