Service Pack for Antivir confuses users
Service Pack 2 for Avira‘s giveaway AntiVir program has caused some difficulty among users since it infrequently seems to invalidate real-time insurance after installation. The problem occurs when users decrease to implement a browser toolbar of hunt engine user Ask.com when installing a new WebGuard protection. In that case, WebGuard is not commissioned and activated, that leads AntiVir to outlay an blunder summary and arrangement a sealed powerful – a sealed powerful customarily indicates that real-time insurance has been disabled.
In fact, real-time insurance stays enabled; usually WebGuard insurance is inactive. WebGuard is designed to hunt for contaminants in HTTP and FTP traffic; adult until now, it has usually been a partial of a reward AntiVir versions.
Avira says that WebGuard was total with a Ask toolbar in a Personal Edition since users afterwards have larger insurance and a organisation can usually yield this duty for giveaway since it receives income for a toolbar. Avira says it will shortly yield an refurbish so that a powerful stays open in a standing bar even when WebGuard is not installed.
- Online insurance dead after update, Knowledgebase essay from Avira.