CA Anti-Virus Plus v7
CA Anti-Virus Plus 2008 - Anti-Virus plus Anti-Spyware in one solution
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CA Anti-Virus Plus provides easy-to-use, comprehensive protection against viruses and spyware. The new release sports industry-leading rootkit protection and one of the fastest malware scanning engines in the world.

• Easy to Use
• Fast Scanning Engine
• Integration with Search Engines to Block Malware
• Enhanced Protection Against Rootkits and Spyware

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1-Year of protection for up to 3 PCs plus a FREE PC Tune-Up Scan.

$49.95 Electronic Download

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CA AV Plus brings professional-grade Internet security in an easy-to-use package. Designed specifically for home and home office users, CA AV Plus combines advanced anti-virus and anti-spyware protection. The new release offers several improvements over previous generations of this product, such as automatic USB scanning, enhanced rootkit removal, and search engine integration.

CA AV Plus helps you keep your PC, emails, music, photos, and documents free from virus and spyware infection. It offers continuous automatic updates, so you’re always protected against the latest threats. And a simplified user interface makes it even easier to use by grouping common functions into easy-to-understand sections.

Anti-Virus & Anti-Spyware
Prevents viruses, worms, rootkits, and Trojan horses from infecting your PC and protects your computer from existing and new spyware threats.

Continuous Updates
Keep your PC protected against the latest threats by downloading malware signatures and feature updates. There’s no need to upgrade to the newer version of the program either; your protection is upgraded to the next release as long as you have an active subscription. It’s seamless, automatic, and simple.

Informative Reports
Lets you monitor the status of your system by providing real-time reports that show user activity and system alerts.

Intuitive Help Desk
Gives you Fast Facts, Custom Support, and a Help Key that provides you with easy-to-understand information when you need it.

Why Choose CA Anti-Virus Plus to protect your PC?

Unmatched experience
CA Technologies has extensive experience in supporting the software and security needs of major corporations, government agencies, and educational institutions worldwide. CA AV Plus brings CA Technologies collective security experience in a made-for- home package that’s tailored for PC users just like you.

Professional-grade protection
With CA AV Plus, you get the same level of powerful PC security as that used by the world’s largest businesses—in a convenient, simple-to-use package optimized for home PCs.

Fast scanning
CA AV Plus is equipped with one of the fastest scanning engines in the industry: up to 8x faster, on some systems, compared to standard virus scanning engines—as rated by Virus Bulletin’s independent testing. This means you can enjoy more time surfing the web and less time scanning your PC.

Global Security Advisor
Backed by the CA Global Security Advisor Team, a worldwide network of threat research labs dedicated to the detection of PC security threats, CA AV Plus offers round-the-clock security and research from around the world at your fingertips.

Updates and upgrades
Threats change over time and so does CA AV Plus; it automatically updates to ensure that you’re protected against the latest threats. Now, there’s no need to check for product upgrades manually. As long as you have an active subscription, CA AV Plus will automatically upgrade to the latest release. It’s fast, easy, and hassle-free

Easy to use
CA AV Plus is remarkably easy to use. Its intuitive screens and preconfigured wizards enable you to effectively protect your systems, regardless of expertise or experience.

CA Anti-Virus Plus New Features:

CA AV Plus sports several new features and many major enhancements over the previous generations of the product. It features the fastest scanning engine in the market and offers major enhancements in anti-malware capabilities. A redesigned interface gives users intuitive control over the software’s many features and makes it one the most easy-to-use PC security products. Our engineers have eliminated the confusing techno-babble found in most security products and have designed the interface to make sure that you can set and forget the product without sacrificing security—and still make changes to settings with ease down the road.

NEW: Industry-leading rootkit protection that can detect hidden malware.
NEW: Auto scanning of USB drives.
NEW: One-click installation and easy expanded competitive uninstall feature.
NEW: Reduced memory footprint.
NEW: Quick scan prior to install.

System Specifications

  • Windows 7 (Ultimate/Business/Home Premium/Starter)
    • 32 & 64-bit
    • 1 GB RAM
    • 1 GHz or faster processor
    • Internet Explorer 8 or above
  • Windows Vista (Ultimate/Business/Home Premium/Starter)
    • Service Pack 1 or above
    • 32 & 64-bit
    • 512 MB RAM
    • 800 MHz or faster processor
    • Internet Explorer 7 or above
  • Windows XP (Home/Professional/Media Center Edition)
    • Service Pack 3 or above
    • 32-bit only
    • 256 MB RAM
    • 300 MHz or faster processor
    • Internet Explorer 7 or above
  • Windows Home Server
    • 512 MB RAM
    • 1 GHz or faster processor
    • Internet Explorer 7 or higher
  • Required for all installations:
    • 300 MB of available hard disk space
    • 1024 x 600 or higher resolution
    • Internet Access
    • CD-ROM or DVD drive (if not installing via electronic download)


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Parental Controls  
Data Migration  
Gaming/Movie Mode  
Online Backup  
Automatic Updates  
Protect your PC and important files  
Protect your privacy  
Keep hackers out of your PC  
Block annoying junk email and pop-ups  
Keep your kids safe from inappropriate sites  
Play without any interruptions  
Detect fraudulent sites, prevent ID theft  
Transfer your files to another PC  
Protect your files with 2GB of free backup  
Keep your security up-to-speed

FREE Installation & Configuration for all CA Products
CA is continually updating its software to provide an enhanced user experience. When you purchase CA software, you will automatically receive the latest upgrades available to the software completely free of charge. Call 1-800-839-425.

FREE Unlimited CA Software Support
Simply call 1-800-839-425 for free professional installation and support of your CA product.

The scope of support includes:
  • Fresh installation of a CA product
  • Errors/problems during CA product installation/un-installation
  • CA Configuration related issues
  • Update related issues for CA product
  • Error message/alert for CA Product
  • CA Product blocking software/games/websites
  • Post installation issues with CA Product
  • Post installation performance issues with CA Product
Call 1-800-839-425 for Free Professional Installation and Support

Spyware & Virus Submission
Customers can submit virus samples directly to CA for analysis. Users with a suspicious file can submit that file directly to CA's in-house system, which is designed specifically to handle virus submissions and is monitored 24x7 by our team of anti-virus researchers.

Suspect files are quickly classified, reducing the time it takes to get virus samples from the public domain to our antivirus labs. After submission, the system can automatically send email responses to let users know virus test results almost immediately.

To view the submission form, visit:
» Virus/Spyware Sample Submission

CA Global Security Advisor
The CA Global Security Advisor serves as a rich, up-to-the-minute resource, containing detailed information on viruses, spyware, and PC vulnerabilities, as well as valuable documentation on the implementation of comprehensive anti-virus and anti-spyware protection. The CA Global Security Advisor team monitors and responds to global virus, spyware, and other Internet threats around the clock, to defend against the damaging effects of virus outbreaks and spyware infestation.

For more information, visit:
» Security Site

The researchers on the CA Global Security Advisor team also publish a blog that covers a wide range of topics related to Internet security, including the latest on trends in malware and in-depth information on specific threats and vulnerabilities.

To access the blog, visit:
» Blog

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is a virus?
A. A computer virus is a form of malicious software - also referred to as "malware" (derived from the combination of the words malicious, and software). The forms of malware that anti-virus products commonly protect against include:

Viruses - a small program that attaches itself to another program or document, and replicates with the potential to cause damage.

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