AVAST Software

AVAST Software

AVAST Software

Official Avast Software account. We protect millions of #PCs, #Macs, and #Android devices with award-winning #security products.
Founded
1988
Raised
$100M
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Latest funding
Undisclosed amount
Private equity - 2014
CVC Capital Partners
$100,000,000
Private equity - 2010
Summit Partners
Team Size
200+
Employees
East-West Digital

Russians attacked by mining viruses

Cyber security
PE HUB

Cyber security firm Avast poised to list at 250 pence at bottom of price range: Reuters

Stock markets Earnings Funding
PE HUB

Cyber security firm Avast targets $4.5 billion valuation in IPO: Reuters

Stock markets Earnings Funding
Acquisition
VentureBeat , PE HUB

Avast acquires Piriform, maker of popular system cleaning program CCleaner

Apps & Services Cyber security
TechCrunch

Avast CEO on why it’s just spent $1.4BN to absorb security rival AVG

Cyber security
$1,300,000,000
TNW , VentureBeat , WIRED UK , +8

Antivirus giant Avast is acquiring rival AVG for $1.3b

Cyber security
BI Tech , VentureBeat

Russian antivirus firm Kaspersky faked malware to harm rivals, according to former employees

TechCrunch

Antivirus Maker Avast Is Latest Overseas Tech Firm Blocked In China

Asia Cyber security