AVG LinkScanner is a free tool released by AVG which checks URL’s for threats when you click them. It works in real time and guards you from dangerous sites. If it sees trouble ahead, it stops you. It’s quick and easy to install, runs smoothly alongside with security software.
- Search-Shield scans search results and places a safety rating next to each link, so you know where it’s safe to click.
- Active Surf-Shield scans the page behind any link you click on or any web address you type into your browser. If the page is poisoned, it stops you from opening it.
If you don’t like to download this software, then you must see our post on Online tools to check if a website/blog is safe to browse ?