Recently released avast! Free Antivirus 2014 for Mac has been certified by two major independent companies. Both AV-TEST and AV-Comparatives tested avast! in the malware detection, and false positive alarms. AV-TEST  also tested the impact on the system performance.

In the AV-Comparatives test avast! scored the full 100% rating (see the full report). In the AV-TEST avast! score was 97.4% for On-Demand malware detection and 100% for On-Access detection, with low impact on the system resources and zero amount of false positive detection (see the full report)!

Therefore avast! Free Antivirus for Mac received the certification and also a very positive feedback from the AV-TEST CEO, Andreas Marx: “The new version 9 of avast! Free Antivirus for Mac has easily outperformed competitor products. The security software offered high malware detection rates, does not decrease Mac performance and did not cause false positives in our tests.

If you are running a Mac and don’t have any virus protection, we strongly recommend downloading avast! – it’s best and free!

Check the beautiful new user interface of avast! Free Antivirus 2014 for Mac below. By the way, it’s compatible with all OS X versions since 10.6.8.

avast! Free Antivirus 2014 for Mac User Interfaceavast! Free Antivirus 2014 for Mac User Interface

Source: Official avast! Blog

Written by Paul B.

My name is Paul and I love Avast since the Home Edition v4.8 (2008). I am recommending it to all my friends, but I realized they don't know how to use it. So I started this site in order to help others getting maximum from this awesome antivirus. Feel free to contact me via Facebook, comments below or this form.

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