Avast

Prague, Czech Republic
1988
  |  By Emma McGowan
When it comes to online safety, performance, and privacy, one size does not fit all. This is where Avast One Silver comes in.
  |  By Avast Business Team
Scammers use psychology to create some of the most convincing internet cons – here's how to advise your customers on what to watch out for.
  |  By Emma McGowan
By being aware of these scams and taking steps to protect yourself, you can safeguard your personal and financial information.
  |  By Emma McGowan
Dive into the shadowy world of AI-generated deepfakes and investment scams to uncover how scammers do it--and how to avoid getting tricked.
  |  By Emma McGowan
The IRS reports that scam calls have been on the rise in recent years, with thousands of people falling victim to them.
  |  By Emma McGowan
Defeat the scammers by educating yourself and your employees about these increasingly common tax-related scams.
  |  By Luis Corrons
Avast researchers have discovered cybercriminals using an old medium (PDFs) in a new--and dangerous--way.
  |  By Jan Mazal
Avast Business Web Control can help keep your business safer online.
  |  By Emma McGowan
Avast researchers have detected a sharp uptick in romance scams--and they're not always happening where you'd expect them to.
  |  By Emma McGowan
What happened with a fake call purporting to be from Amazon tricked a financial advice columnist into handing over $50,000 to a stranger.
  |  By Avast
Short video demonstrating media vault features that use foreground services (e.g. download something into the vault, encrypt some local file, decrypt some vault file...)
  |  By Avast
Europe’s proposed eIDAS 2.0 regulation and the EU Digital Identity Wallet Initiative share a mission very close to our hearts at Avast — to enable secure, private, and portable digital identity for all. In this webinar, we invited a panel of private and public sector leaders to provide an update on the latest news and progress around the regulation. We covered the recent amendments, the technology that makes it possible, the role of qualified trust service providers (QTSPs), and the process for getting the legislation approved and written into law.
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Listen to Garry Kasparov talk with Avast Chief Information Security Officer Jaya Baloo on how private-sector cybersecurity and cryptocurrencies will shape the future of privacy.
  |  By Avast
Renowned celebrity baker, Prue Leith, is helping to educate the nation on digital cookies as research shows that over a third of Brits (35%) don’t know what they actually are or what they do. The research, commissioned by Avast, revealed more than four in five (85%) of UK adults have accepted cookies on a website without reading any of the policies or making any changes, yet nearly seven in ten (68%) agree they could be risking their online privacy by doing so.
  |  By Avast
Ninety years old, a widow, and well into enjoying life with her family and friends, Phyllis Weisberg never thought she'd be a victim of a tech support scam. Phyllis thought she was receiving help, but instead was defrauded of $20,000 when cybercriminals withdrew the money from her bank account.
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Avast security ambassador, tech optimist and chess grandmaster Garry Kasparov joins Ondrej Vlcek, CEO of Avast, to take us on a journey through the evolution of the internet, explaining how to unlock our current digital freedoms at a time when our rights and privacy are being endangered.
  |  By Avast
Here's everything you need to know about Avast, it's products, and why security and privacy are now more important than ever.
  |  By Avast
At Avast, we’ve always believed in the power of the digital world to make our lives richer and better. For over thirty years, Avast has proudly defended everyone’s right to make the most of it safely, with confidence. Now, we protect over 400 million people all around the world, every day.
  |  By Avast
Everyone is different when it comes to privacy and online safety. Avast One is the free, integrated all-in-one service that combines antivirus, VPN, performance, and security tools to help you stay as private and safe as you want.

We believe everyone has the right to be safe online, which is why we offer our award-winning free antivirus to millions of people around the world.

Avast One premium packages offer you more tools to optimize your digital life, such as unlimited VPN and password protection. Even better, they allow you to protect multiple devices for you and your household.

Looking for a specific product that will fit your needs?

  • Protect your privacy when you’re online: Stop snoops from seeing your IP Address and online activities with Avast SecureLine VPN.
  • Go beyond the essentials with advanced security: Stay safe from viruses, ransomware, phishing, and hackers with our award-winning antivirus.
  • Keep your devices junk-free and running like new: Clean out junk to free up gigabytes of storage space and speed up your device.

For 30 years, we’ve fought for digital freedom for all.