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22 Sep 2020

Avast research found iOS and Android Scam Apps spreading via TikTok

Prague, Czech Republic, September 22, 2020 - Avast (LSE:AVST), a global leader in digital security and privacy products, has discovered seven adware scam apps available on the Google Play Store and Apple App Store. The discovery comes after a child reported a TikTok profile promoting what appeared to be a suspicious app to Avast’s Be Safe Online ...

21 Sep 2020

Avast’s virtualised 5G security solution enables operators to protect subscribers’ connected devices at the network level

Prague, Czech Republic, September 21, 2020 — Avast (LSE:AVST), a global leader in digital security and privacy products, today announces the launch of Avast Smart Life for 5G, its first smart home security solution for 5G, delivered as a virtualised network function (VNF). Avast Smart Life for 5G enables operators to protect their subscribers’ ...

15 Sep 2020

Avast Business Launches Secure Private Access to Provide Zero Trust Network Access

Redwood City, California – September 15, 2020 – Avast (LSE:AVST), a global leader in digital security and privacy products, today announced the release of Secure Private Access (SPA) by Avast Business, providing zero trust network access to medium- and large-sized companies via managed security service providers (MSSPs) and managed service ...

08 Sep 2020

Avast supports The Shadowserver Foundation's mission to make the internet more secure

Prague, Czech Republic, September 8, 2020 - Avast (LSE:AVST), a global leader in digital security and privacy products, has donated $500,000 to The Shadowserver Foundation, a nonprofit security organization working behind the scenes to make the internet more secure for everyone. For more than a decade, Avast has partnered with Shadowserver by ...

01 Sep 2020

Avast Becomes a Member of the Internet Watch Foundation

London, United Kingdom / Redwood City, California, United States, September 1 2020 – Avast (LSE:AVST), a global leader in cybersecurity and privacy products, today announced it has become a member of Internet Watch Foundation (IWF), a UK charity responsible for finding and removing images and videos of child sexual abuse from the internet. Avast ...

25 Aug 2020

Avast Business Announces New Partnership with BCN Telecom to Offer Cloud-based Secure Internet Gateway Services

Redwood City, Calif. — August 25, 2020 — Avast (LSE:AVST), a leader in digital security products for business and consumers, today announced that it has partnered with BCN Telecom to protect its customers with Avast Business Secure Internet Gateway (SIG) full-protocol managed firewall services. Based in Morristown, N.J., BCN serves thousands of ...

06 Aug 2020

Avast Awarded 2020/21 Superbrands Status

London, United Kingdom, August 6, 2020: Avast (LSE:AVST), a global leader in digital security and privacy products, has been awarded Superbrands status in the UK for 2020/21. The Superbrands organisation recognised Avast for establishing an exceptional reputation in its field, after evaluating Avast’s quality of products and services, its ...

04 Aug 2020

Avast Strengthens Defense Against Ransomware Attacks in its Free and Premium Antivirus Offerings

Redwood City, California, August 4, 2020 - Avast (LSE:AVST), a global leader in digital security and privacy, has released new versions of its security products to address the recent global surge in coronavirus-related ransomware. Avast has added Ransomware Shield, previously only available on Avast Premium Security, to its popular Avast Free ...

30 Jul 2020

Avast Business Launches Small Office Protection to Deliver Complete Online Security

Redwood City, California -- July 30, 2020 — Avast (LSE:AVST), a global leader in digital security and privacy products, today announced the launch of Avast Business Small Office Protection, a solution for small businesses that provides robust, real-time cyber protection that’s easy to install and cost-effective. Securing up to 10 business devices, ...

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