Any antivirus program must be user centric in the sense that users must have the right to decide whether to sandwich a threat or to allow it. In the same way the antivirus program must function in many ways or allow the user to use in in different ways by either letting individual scanners or the complete program to be effective on the system.
It has deep emulation of detection algorithms that perform string and pattern matching to identify and remove malware much before it attaches itself to any part of your system, either hardware or software. Yes, it is possible to deteriorate your hardware functionalities like keyboard strokes and screen or hard disk failure due to deep rooted malware.
- It can even go into archived and compressed files with its decompression capabilities and scan them for the presence of any malware.
It is not resource intensive and you can perform other tasks alongside running NANO AntiVirus You can even start upgrades and component testing like complex tasks at the same time.
There are a couple of tools dedicated with real-time protection like the real-time scanner This is supposed to scan any file whenever you click on it, not just when you had brought it to your system the first time. There is also an inbuilt web-traffic scanner that will scan your incoming downloads and other temporary data stored on your system while online browsing. This is useful because most of the sites that host small files like pdfs, videos and songs do not employ real-time antivirus check on them for infections.
- NANO Antivirus offers you to choose between various interfaces like a light version that hides all advanced options and only presents the most used and basic ones. There is a professional user interface that gives various other options.
Their current release is in Beta, and they are rolling out the version 0.30.24.68204. It is just 8 MB in size and really less intensive on resources. It is also effective against stuffs like ransomware and trojans that are new in the game. It supports both 32 and 64 bit architectures of Windows, requires merely 512 MB of RAM and 1.2 Ghz CPU.
A lot of new and advanced architectures and algorithms governs this product and because of a completely new framework, it is much faster and better able to detect and combat malware.
Changes on the new version: Improved compatibility with Windows 10 Anniversary Update. Improved heuristic detection of malicious script files. Increased scan speed of certain file formats. Increased the antiviral complex stability.