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September 04, 2015 7:27 AM ET

Software

Company Overview of AVAST Software s.r.o.

Company Overview

AVAST Software s.r.o. provides security software for personal computers, smartphones, and tablets for businesses and home users worldwide. Its solutions for home desktop include avast! Premier, a PC security solution; avast! Internet Security that secures financial transactions and blocks hackers; avast! Pro Antivirus, a virus and anti-Spyware protection; avast! Free Antivirus that protects malware attacks in Android phones and/or tablets; Antivirus comparison solution; avast! SecureLine VPN for online privacy; avast! GrimeFighter, a PC optimization and clean-up utility; avast! EasyPass that creates and manages passwords; and avast! BackUp, an online storage solution. Its solutions for home ...

Trianon Office Building

Budejovicka 1518/13a

Prague 4

Prague,  140 00

Czech Republic

Founded in 1988

188 Employees

Phone:

420 2 7400 5777

Fax:

420 2 7400 5888

Key Executives for AVAST Software s.r.o.

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Age: 57
Co-Founder and Director
Age: 62
Co-Founder and Director
Age: 55
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 49
Chief Operations Officer and Director
Age: 38
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

AVAST Software s.r.o. Key Developments

ASUS Selects Avast SecureLine VPN to Offer Secure Browsing to Consumers

Avast Software announced that ASUS has announced that Avast SecureLine VPN will be pre-loaded onto ASUS notebooks. Avast SecureLine VPN will be made available on the company's popular notebooks worldwide, bringing a secure online experience to consumers by protecting them from hackers and other vulnerabilities. Through this partnership, users of the ASUS X series notebooks will receive 30 days free of Avast SecureLine VPN. Customers will enjoy a discounted renewal after the 30 days have expired. Avast SecureLine VPN anonymizes your browsing and makes your logins, emails, instant messages, and credit card details invisible.

Avast Software Announces Earnings Results for the Year 2014

Avast Software announced earnings results for the year 2014. For the year, the company raised revenues by a half to $217 million in 2014, and its EBITDA profit exceeded $154 million.

Summit Reportedly Plans To Sell Stake In Avast

Summit Partners is planning to sell its stake in Avast Software B.V. to CVC Capital Partners Limited, according to people familiar with the matter said. The transaction is reported to be valued around $1,000 million including debt of Avast.

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