How are archives processed?

If viruses are detected in an archive, you can delete the entire archive, rename it or move it to quarantine.

Unfortunately you can not delete only the infected file from the archive. To do this, you need to process it manually with an archiving program.

Affected products

  • Avira Professional Security [Windows]
  • Avira Server Security [Windows]
  • Avira Exchange Security [Windows]
  • Avira Free Antivirus [Windows]
  • Avira Antivirus Premium 2013 [Windows]
  • Avira Antivirus Pro [Windows]
  • Avira Internet Security [Windows]
  • Avira SmallBusiness Suite [Windows]
  • Avira Small Business Security Suite (new installation) [Windows]
  • Avira Internet Security Suite [Windows]
  • Avira Ultimate Protection Suite [Windows]
  • Created : Monday, April 7, 2008
  • Last updated: Friday, October 16, 2015
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