Avast Antivirus is a security application for your computer that is going to keep you safe from virus threats, phishing scams and online spam. This is one of the top antivirus software around, with over 400 million active users across the world. The free version of Avast Antivirus has even been selected as the best choice of free antivirus protection in 2017 by PCMag.com Editor’s Choice.
Avast Antivirus has its headquarters in the Czech Republic, with over 1000 employees working around the clock. It has even been awarded the Best Employer for the Czech Republic, beating a number of large companies to take the crown. The software has been so successful, that the company as licensed their antivirus engine to McAfee. In addition, Avast Software bought AVG Technologies, which means that the companies have merged into one to take out their rivals.