Posts Tagged ‘AVAST’

avast protectionAvast Free Antivirus 2015 – is free antivirus with all the features you need for reliable protection of your computer and data from malicious attacks. It includes efficient antivirus with powerful shields and scanner for your home network.

Avast Free Antivirus 2015 – a reliable free antivirus with over 200 million users worldwide.

The solution offers everything you need to effectively protect your computer and data from hackers and malicious attacks. (more…)

avast protectionAVAST Software Company announced its line of the antivirus products for 2015, including: avast! Free / Pro Antivirus 2015, avast! Internet Security 2015 and avast! Premier 2015.

All programs now contain the function of protecting domestic networks, which scans the local network for different types of vulnerabilities: checks the status of the wireless Wi-Fi-connection, settings of the router, password settings, and etc.

A new smart scan option available from the main console, consistently runs all avast! scanners: antivirus, home networking, software updates and a file collection. The results of these tests are displayed in a common window, so that you can eliminate found problems in one mouse click. (more…)

Avastavast! SecureLine answers high demand for secure WiFi

AVAST Software has announced the launch SecureLine – its virtual private network (VPN), which allows customers to encrypt their communications while using public WiFi networks.

This is the last burst of effort AVAST against the growing threat of data theft by hackers consumers through such transfer is usually unsafe. In an international survey of more than 340,000 respondents, AVAST found that unsafe use of WiFi is a common problem throughout the world.

“We developed SecureLine due to increased demand from our customers,” said Vincent Steckler, CEO of AVAST. “Half of PC users in the U.S. are connected to insecure access points WiFi. And, about a third of them carries out confidential transactions – shopping, banking, or others that require a password – despite the risk of theft of their credentials by hackers out of thin air ” (more…)

AvastA few days ago, an independent expert in the field of information security, Bohdan Alec said there was a mobile version of the popular anti-virus software avast! Mobile Security serious errors that could result in sending paid SMS-messages without notifying the user.

According to the blog entry, the error was detected during the testing of a new version of the application on your own phone. So, check the balance, he found nedosdachu at 12 euro cents. Later it turned out that the amount was deducted for sending messages to the number registered in the Czech Republic to the AVAST. And the room itself in the phone book was not a specialist. (more…)