Avira Free Security for Mac

Everything you need for a secure, private and fast digital life. Designed for Mac.

  • Real-time antivirus protection
  • End-to-end encrypted browsing with free VPN
  • Cleanup tools to free up space on your Mac


"a nice balance between ease of use and quick access to advanced utilities."

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Award-winning tech relied on by 500 million users and Fortune 500 companies.


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Secure in everything you do

Shop, bank, and browse with complete confidence. Avira safeguards you, your data, and your Mac from online threats, including ransomware, spyware, and even cryptomining malware.

What's included?

  • Real-time protection
  • Cloud-based analysis of emerging threats
  • Virus scanner (both scheduled scans  and customized scans available)
  • Quarantine
Keyvisual Avira Optmizer for Mac

Private in all your online activities

From casual web browsing to voice and video chat calls, Avira Free Security will protect you from anyone trying to gain access to your files, apps, passwords, or online accounts. 

What's included?

  • Secure VPN (500 MB/ month for free)
  • Password Manager
Keyvisual Avira VPN for Windows, Android, iOS, Mac, Chrome

Always at peak performance

Unleash your Mac's full potential by freeing up space for things that matter to you and clearing out all the clutter that holds you back.

What's included?

  • Junk Cleaner
  • Fine-tuning of your Mac's performance

Introducing dark & light mode

Enjoy an application that integrates smoothly into your environment. 
Easily switch between one mode and the other at any time.


We don’t sell your data

Avira has been protecting people for over 30 years, creating software that keeps people safe online—and protects their privacy. We offer free solutions because we believe privacy is a right, not a privilege. We don't profit from your data, nor do we share it with 3rd parties such as government, Big Tech, or advertising networks.  

A new kind of technology

Avira Free Security is built entirely on Apple's new technology stack, making it the safest, lightest and most Mac native security application we ever built.

Newest Tech

Adopts the very latest technologies released for Mac


Bypasses vulnerabilities present in other security programs


Fully compatible with Mac, now and in the future

System requirements

Protect your Mac from malware and more