Update 9/22/2017: Avast representative has made the following statement: “We believe that these users are safe now as our investigation indicates we were able to disarm the threat before it was able to do any harm. We estimate that 2.27 million users had the affected software installed on 32-bit Windows machines.” The estimated users impacted […]
Two of the oldest security software solutions have merged into one… Avast and AVG made announcements in July of this year stating their plans to merge into one security software company, and as of September 30th the deal was finalized. But what does this mean for the roughly 400 million Avast and AVG users? According […]
It is quickly becoming apparent that when this latest version of Avast AV was released it may not have been quite ready for general consumption.
We compare resource usage among six popular, free antivirus applications.