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We believe everyone has the right to be safe online, which is why we offer our award-winning free antivirus to millions of people around the world.
Creating a safer world
We protect your privacy and keep you safe online with Premium Security and our Virtual Private Network (VPN) that safeguards your personal data.
We deliver complete endpoint and network security solutions designed for small and midsize businesses & IT service providers.
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Advertisers tracking your every move, content blockers making it difficult to view your favorite sites, and hackers diving into your search history and bank accounts on free public Wi-Fi are blocked with Avast’s Virtual Private Network (VPN).
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Keeping people safe & secure around the world
Using real-time intelligence from over 400 million Avast users, we prevent more than 66 million threats every day.
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