Sections

Security News

One new logo. Infinite possibilities.

Unveiling the Avast business brand. Learn why we created this symbol of our commitment to keeping businesses safe online.

Aug 2, 2017 12:51:00 PM min read

Making security a priority in mobile enterprise environments

perex__

Avast CEO Vince Steckler discusses how mobile activity influences the security of employees and employers alike at CeBIT 2016.

Nov 30, 2016 3:07:54 PM min read

AV-Test

perex__

Avast Mobile Security scans and protects Android smartphones and tablets from malware and phishing.

Nov 30, 2016 3:07:46 PM min read

Metaphor exploit: A follow-up to Stagefright that puts millions of Android devices at risk

perex__

Nearly a year after the discovery of Stagefright, Metaphor is the most recent exploit of the vulnerability to rear its ugly head.

Nov 30, 2016 3:04:19 PM min read

New feature in Avast Wi-Fi Finder: Offline Mode

perex__

Avast Wi-Fi Finder's Offline Mode allows you to locate nearby Wi-Fi hotspots even without an Internet connection.

Nov 30, 2016 3:03:59 PM min read

Free up space you didn’t know you had with Avast Cleanup

perex__

Even Cleanup needs a cleanup from time to time. We’ve redesigned the app to better suit your needs.

Nov 30, 2016 3:01:58 PM min read

Visit Avast website

New feature in Avast Passwords for Android: Fingerprint scanning

perex__

Using Avast Passwords, you can rest assured knowing that your sensitive account information is safe and secure.

Nov 30, 2016 3:00:50 PM min read

Free up space you didn’t know you had with Avast Cleanup (Cleanup PC)

perex__

Even Cleanup needs a cleanup from time to time. We’ve redesigned the app to better suit your needs.

Nov 30, 2016 2:58:59 PM min read

Avast Battery Saver makes the most of your phone’s battery by stopping unused apps and optimizing device settings

perex__

Along with its fresh-faced design, the latest version of Avast Battery Saver is easy to use and more powerful than ever.

Nov 30, 2016 2:58:06 PM min read

Permission to punch the presidential candidates

perex__

Whomever your candidate of choice, check your app permissions to see if they are really justified and worth the fun you might enjoy from the app.

Nov 30, 2016 2:57:50 PM min read

Republican National Convention delegates unknowingly use fake Wi-Fi networks

perex__

“I vote Trump!” fake Wi-Fi hotspot fools Republican National Convention goers.

Nov 30, 2016 2:55:30 PM min read

Linux flaw puts 80% of Android devices at risk

perex__

A vulnerability thought to affect about 1.4 billion Android devices has been uncovered.

Nov 30, 2016 2:49:43 PM min read