ASUS Selects Avast SecureLine VPN to Offer Secure Browsing to Consumers

Redwood City, California, August 19, 2015 – Avast Software, maker of the world’s most trusted PC and mobile security, today announced that ASUS, the world’s third largest consumer notebook vendor and maker of the world’s best-selling, most award-winning, motherboards, has announced that Avast SecureLine VPN will be pre-loaded onto ASUS notebooks. Avast SecureLine VPN will be made available on the company’s popular notebooks worldwide*, bringing a secure online experience to consumers by protecting them from hackers and other vulnerabilities.

Vince Steckler, CEO at Avast, said, "Avast SecureLine VPN on ASUS devices gives consumers peace of mind, knowing that their sensitive personal data and information is protected and they can browse the Internet safely. Our strategic partnership with ASUS allows us to bring both a high-quality product along with safety and security to consumers – something we think is essential in today’s always-on, digital world."

Through this partnership, users of the ASUS X series notebooks will receive 30-days free of Avast SecureLine VPN. Customers will enjoy a discounted renewal after 30-days have expired. Avast SecureLine VPN anonymizes your browsing and makes your logins, emails, instant messages, and credit card details invisible.

ASUS selected Avast SecureLine VPN because of Avast’s reputable brand name and popularity throughout the world. In addition to being available preloaded on ASUS notebooks, Avast solutions are available on Google Play and in the Apple Store.

*with the exception of China