AVG Antivirus has been updated and new version AVG 9 is released. The software is claiming to be 50% faster in scanning the files and take 10-15% less time to boot and is also said to be using less memory. The newest feature added is save guard from identity theft.
As the antivirus is available in both freeware and shareware version. The new release update is applicable to shareware version only. The freeware users might have to wait for sometime before they get the access to update.
Till then you can download freeware version of AVG Antivirus 8.5