Many websites track your online behavior and use this information to create a profile on you even if you’re just browsing. It’s not necessary to allow companies to track you, as Avast Premium can help block tracking cookies and conceal your digital fingerprint.

Avast’s anti-tracking technology uses several glasses to detect and block trackers. It is able to detect your computer’s fingerprint based on the hardware (screen resolutions RAM, CPU and screen resolutions) as well as the software (OS browsers, plugins, and OS) and other variables like your time zone. It can then identify and block tracker cookies from specific websites by analyzing this information. It also can protect DNS traffic between your device protected by Avast and the website you’re visiting this prevents hackers from stealing your login details and redirecting you into their fake website.

The program can also regularly clean your devices’ data. It can also identify blocks, eliminate, and block ransomware, malware, adware, and malware. It also can detect weaknesses in your software, including unsafe settings and passwords or suspicious add-ons outdated software. It can also automatically transfer suspect files to the cloud for analysis and trigger the cure for all Avast users if it identifies threats.

Avast offers an antivirus free of charge with a 30-day money-back promise, but its paid versions are more comprehensive. Plans for business users, for example, offer more flexibility and can cover up to 99 devices. The home-based subscription plan users comes with the use of a VPN and other security features for a fair price.