functions of Smadav:
- Additional protection for your computer, compatible with most other antiviruses!
- USB Flashdisk Protection
Smadav is quite good for computers that are rarely or even not connected to the internet. Smadav does not need to update as often as other antiviruses. Smadav does not really depend on the virus signature/database, but more on behavior detection techniques, heuristics, and whitelisting.
- Lightweight antivirus
- Cleaner and tools to clean viruses
One-Virus By-User, to add virus files and clean them manually
Process Manager, to manage processes and programs running on the PC.
System editor, to fix system settings changed by the virus.
Win-Force, to open the system management program in Windows.
Smad-Lock, to strengthen the defense of the computer drive from virus infection.
Reduction of the number of main databases from 319,300 databases to 11,500
Improvements to Smadav to be faster at startup and when active
Removal of AI (Artificial Intelligence)
Removal of the Whitelist/Reputation feature
Smadav installation file size reduced from about 6.1 MB to about 1.4 MB
Added blocking feature for unknown applications (Admin-Mode)
Changed smadav team list
Changed Terms & Conditions for using Smadav
Added a second updater feature (Secondary Updater) at startup
Changed virus detection method on USB Flashdisk