Avira antivirus updating file
This technology was implemented in all paid 2013 products.
KG is a German multinational security software company that provides antivirus software, Internet Security, Privacy, Identity and Performance tools for computers, smartphones, servers and networks, delivered as both software and cloud-based services.Avira's headquarters are located near Lake Constance, in Tettnang, Germany.The company has additional offices in the USA, China, Romania and the Netherlands.Avira periodically "cleans out" its virus definition files, replacing specific signatures with generic ones for a general increase in performance and scanning speed.
A 15 MB database clean-out was made on 27 October 2008, causing problems to the users of the Free edition because of its large size and Avira's slow Free edition servers.
They also provide a free avira antivir personal edition, in addition to avira antivir premium and avira premium security suite for home computers.