Java is a programming language originally developed by Sun Microsystems (now Oracle).
Many web pages use Java applets for interactive content such as online games. Starting in Firefox 3.6, Java will not work unless you are using the Next-Generation Java Plug-In (included in Java 6 Update 10 and above).
The key features that continue to make Avast Free Antivirus so popular are the easy UI, optimized scanning options and continuously updated database of virus definitions.
Simple, improved UI The latest version includes a much simpler and quicker to use UI than previous versions.
Clicking Scan Details in the Notification Center no longer starts another scan. Fixed performance scan in Performance Cleanup Premium.
Fixed issue where Behavior Shield sometimes cut off a user’s Internet connection.
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