To protect users, Avast detects and immediately reports any suspicious files or behavior. Our state-of-the-art infrastructure and access to immense volumes of security data gathered from hundreds of millions of devices around the globe, gives us the largest, most advanced zero-day threat-detection network on the planet.
Automatic threat detection and malware eradication
How do we protect hundreds of millions of people every day? Our cutting-edge technology transforms our users into a worldwide network of cooperating sensors. If any one of them encounters malware, Avast uses six layers of protection to identify, block and inform the entire network in a matter of seconds.
Multi-layered protection against malware and cyberattacks
When malware targets a user’s device, we use six layers of deep protection, powered by our unique cloud-based analytics and machine-learning techniques, to keep them safe. Below are more details on how these protective layers defend you and your devices from cyberthreats.