Avira Free Security

Avira Free Security

TechSpot recommends Avira, the best all-in-one solution for security & privacy

  • Protects you from all forms of malware
  • Secures and anonmizes your browsing with free VPN
  • Cleans your PC and optimizes your performannce
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What's included?

Everything you need for a secure, private, and fast digital life.



Blocks all online threats, including malicious websites, ransomware, and spyware

Free VPN

Secures and anonymizes your online activities (browsing, chats, emails, etc.). Up to 1GB/month

Speed Booster

Improves your PC's performance, speeds you up and accelerates your system starts

Identity Protection

Our Password Manager secures your online accounts with strong, unique passwords you don't need to remember

Anti-Scam protection

Protects you from phishing attacks on social networks and in your inbox, including  COVID-19 scams


Walls off sensitive access points to your device, keeping hackers at bay

Software Updates

Helps you patch vulnerabilities by updating apps and drivers - delivering better security and performance

PC cleaner

Wipes your digital traces from browsers and apps - and helps prevent Windows from tracking you

Avira Free Security helps you fight the ever evolving cyberthreats

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Threat landscape
Pie Chart with 7 slices
  • $11.5 billion

    global damage costs due to ransomware

    Ransomware takes your PC hostage and denies you access to your data unless a ransom is paid. Avira Free Security comes with a built-in, powerful anti-ransomware.

  • 350,000

    new malicious programs every day

    Viruses, trojans, worms, and co. are flooding the internet. Avira Free Security includes a multi-award-winning antivirus that keeps threats well away from your PC.

  • 2.2 billion

    stolen passwords & email addresses

    These were leaked online last year in the infamous Collection #1-#5 data breaches. Avira Free Security generates unhackable passwords for all your online accounts, protecting you against the financial consequences of identity theft.

  • 2.2 million

    routers with security vulnerabilities

    In 2019, security vulnerabilities were discovered in millions of routers. These “doorways” allow hackers to enter private networks and intercept confidential data. Avira Free Security scans your home network for vulnerabilities.

  • 5,000

    annoying popups seen daily

    Every day we’re bombarded with ads online. Avira Free Security blocks annoying ads—and shields you from third parties trying to track your internet activities.

  • 1.5 million

    new phishing sites every month

    Phishing is an attack used to gain access to your credit cards and bank accounts. Avira Free Security blocks 25 million malicious sites and 8 million phishing attempts every month.

  • 89 million

    Windows PCs with outdated software

    Around 163 million devices participated in data collection—55% were running outdated software. Old software comes with security vulnerabilities that are easily exploited by hackers. Avira Free Security helps keep your software securely up to date.

Award-winning tech relied on by 500 million users and Fortune 500 companies.

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Privacy by design: We don't sell your data.

Unlike most security vendors, Avira doesn't sell your data and never will. Nor do we share your data with 3rd parties such as government, Big Tech or advertising networks.

Customers love us. Cyber attackers and privacy violators, not so much.

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Everything you need for a secure digital life