You can configure the avast! Anti-Virus check in the ActiveXperts Network Monitor dialog below, to see if the software is running properly.
ActiveXperts Network Monitor avast! Anti-Virus check
avast! 4 Home Edition is an antivirus package designed exclusively for non-commercial & home use. The Home Edition is offered free of charge.
The avast! antivirus kernel features detection abilities, together with high performance.
You can expect 100% detection of In-the-Wild viruses (viruses already spreading between users) and excellent detection of Trojan horses.
The kernel is certified by ICSA. The avast! engine features outstanding unpacking support. It can scan inside many archive files, including: ARJ, ZIP, DBX (Outlook Express archives), RAR, TAR, GZIP, CAB, ARC, TNEF (winmail.dat), CPIO, CHM, ISO and more. It also supports a number of executable packers (such as PKLite, Diet, UPX, ASPack, PeShield, FSG, MEW etc.).