Avast News

Avast showcases next-gen cybersecurity at first MWCA

The first ever Mobile World Congress Americas event happens September 12-14, and you’re invited.

6 September 2017 min read

Introducing Avast Business: Optimized Security for SMBs and Service Providers


We combined the best of both Avast and AVG to create a consolidated set of powerful security solutions and services for businesses.

6 September 2017 min read

A key milestone for SMB


Post AVG acquisition, our new Avast Business portfolio brings the best of both companies together to protect our customers

6 September 2017 min read

Avast sponsors Enigma Interviews


Enigma Interviews connect cybersecurity researchers and thought leaders with Bay Area citizens to discuss the concepts, tools, and defenses needed to keep our day-to-day lives secure.

22 August 2017 min read

Avast receives perfect score in latest Mobile Security Test


Why you should care that independent firm AV-Test gives Avast Mobile Security a perfect score, highlighting its usability, protection, and security features.

21 August 2017 min read

The 5 Vs of big data for machine learning


How Avast uses big data and machine learning to protect you

16 August 2017 min read

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DEF CON may be over, but the challenge is still on


Avast opens its Roman-pirate themed crypto challenge to the public

11 August 2017 min read

The DEF CON ocean is too loud today, so listen here


Avast reveals prize and audio for its crypto challenge at DEF CON 25.

28 July 2017 min read

The Ides of DEF CON: The inside scoop on the (best) unofficial electronic badge at DEF CON 25


A hacker conference is the perfect place for ... hackable badges. For DEF CON 25, Avast got behind John Adams and his team’s creation, available today.

27 July 2017 min read

The one year anniversary of the No More Ransom Project


Avast is an associate partner of the No More Ransom Project, providing free ransomware decryption tools.

25 July 2017 min read

Pirates at DEF CON, Avast! Listen to the Roman lighthouse siren!


Crypto challenge from Avast awaits you with the electronic badge at DEF CON 2017 this week in Vegas.

21 July 2017 min read

Welcome Piriform to Avast!


Avast welcomes Piriform, creator of CCleaner, to its team.

19 July 2017 min read