What is the difference between Avira Antivirus Premium 2012 and Avira Internet Security 2012?

Avira Internet Security 2012 contains all features of Avira Antivirus Premium 2012, plus a Spam filter, the Avira FireWall, AntiBot and the Backup feature. For more details, please refer to the product description on our website.

Starting with the Avira product version 9 release, Avira Internet Security 2012 has a new feature: Child Protection. With it, you can protect your children from improper web contents.

To activate Child Protection, click on the switch in the main menu. Alternatively you can open the menu Extras → Configuration → Internet protection → Web Protection → Child Protection and assign a Role to the User you want to protect.

Child Protection configuration

There are three predefined roles: Child, Young person, Adult. Each of them has a set of rules, which you can adjust as needed (only in Expert mode).

Child Protection - role configuration

Untrusted websites, classified into certain categories, are blocked based on the daily updated URL filter list. You can also add URLs, which you specifically want to be blocked or allowed.

Affected products

  • Avira Antivirus Premium, Version 2012 [Windows]
  • Avira Internet Security, Version 2012 [Windows]
  • Created : Friday, April 13, 2007
  • Last updated: Tuesday, June 11, 2013
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