Avast One combines award-winning free antivirus with advanced protection to help you safeguard your privacy, connect securely, speed up devices, and stay safe from cybercrime. And, it’s still free.
Everyone is different when it comes to privacy and online safety. It is the free all-in-one service that combines an award-winning antivirus with VPN, speed-up, and security tools to help you stay private and safe.
- Block viruses and malware with an advanced antivirus
- Keep intruders out with a firewall
- Get extra privacy when you browse, bank, or shop
- Secure your Wi-Fi connections with VPN
- Find compromised passwords
- Speed up your PC
- Block ransomware, viruses, and malware
- Monitor your apps for any suspicious activity
- Browse securely on public networks
- Stop webcam spies
- Avoid fake and dangerous websites
- Give your sensitive info extra protection
- Monitor your online accounts for breaches
- Update your drivers automatically
- Avoid being tracked by advertisers
- Enjoy unlimited VPN with 55 locations
- Clean up and tune up your devices
Turn your Computer and Smartphone into fortresses
Get peace of mind with an award-winning antivirus on your side that’s heavy on features, but won’t slow you down.
- Protection on every device. Always-on security that’s built on Avast Free Antivirus (awarded PCMag Editors’ Choice for 2021) and trusted by hundreds of millions of users.
- Don’t lose sleep over ransomware attacks. Rest assured that your personal information is safe and secure with Ransomware and Sensitive Data Shields.
- Avoid dangerous & scam websites. Block fake and dangerous sites that trick you into giving out personal information with Web Hijack Guard.
- Secure your webcam. Get notified when any app tries to access your webcam with Webcam Shield. You decide what gets access and what doesn’t.
Privacy protection and Personal Security
Protect your identity and personal information from cybercriminals, and stay as private as you want online.
- Browse with more privacy & security. Enjoy military-grade security with VPN Secure Connection anywhere you go online – home, café, or airport.
- Secure compromised online accounts. Find out if your passwords get compromised with Data Breach Monitoring, and quickly and easily re-secure any accounts.
Get your devices into the shape of their lives
Make your PC and phone feel newer with faster processing and more storage space, plus get longer battery life.
- Keep all your apps up-to-date. Find and install software updates for the most popular applications in one place in just a few clicks.
- Clean up your device storage, shortcuts, and browser. Clean dozens of file types, remove broken shortcuts, and clear unneeded files from your browser to reclaim more storage space.
- Speed up your PC by optimizing apps. Optimize the background activity of your apps so they stop being a drain on your PC when you aren’t using them.
- Update your PC’s drivers from one place.. Automatically checks for new drivers for your PC’s hardware, lets you know when updates are available, and installs them for you from one place in just a few clicks.
Changes in Avast 23.9.6802:
- PREMIUM. You now can protect your microphone from strangers or apps trying to attempt access with enhanced Webcam shield on Windows 10 and 11.
- PREMIUM. Share your premium subscription to your devices directly from the dashboard.
- IMPORTANT. Please be aware that we are ending support of virus definitions for old client versions 9, 10, 11 – https://blog.avast.com/virus-definition-updates-eol
- other bugfixes and performance improvements mentioned in Beta reports.
Changes in Avast 23.8.6078:
- Improvement New Scan Smart detection capabilities – Smart Scan can now check for outdated drivers and any issues related to your identity online. Go ahead, give it a try now!
- Improvement Enhanced protection for your web browsing – We’ve introduced a new layer of detection with DNS scanning, focused on finding advanced malware in your device.
Changes in Avast 23.7.6074:
- NEW DNS traffic scan – We’ve improved our detection scan to monitor your network by filtering out malicious domains and patterns early on.
- Improvement Web Shield performance – Enjoy faster browsing and performance on the websites and streaming sites (e.g., Netflix) while staying protected.
- Improvement Minor bug fixes – We continuously fix bugs to keep your protection going strong.
Changes in Avast 23.6.6070:
- PREMIUM Enhancing SANDBOX functionality – You’re now protected from programs taking screenshots or video-recording your desktop..
- NEWEasier access to Avast Account – You can now sign up or sign in directly from the dashboard.
- Improvement We’ve modernized the folder dialog to make it easier for you to search and select files.
- FIX We’ve fixed minor performance issues related to shutting down or restarting the computer in Web Shield.
- FIX We are testing Icarus as new technology for installation of the AV.
Homepage – https://www.avast.com/en-us/avast-one#pc
Supported Operating Systems:
- Windows 11, 10, 8.1, 8 or 7
- Apple macOS 10.13 and up
- Android 6.0 or higher
- Apple iOS 13.0 or higher
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