The security company has taken down its support forum following a hack that compromised usernames, email addresses, and encrypted passwords.
The latest version of the popular free security suite Avast takes aim squarely at fixing your surreptitiously-altered browser, and making sure your Windows software is up-to-date.
A new interface optimized for Windows 8 makes it easier to get at the interesting new features in Avast 8, which include a file shredder, browser cleaner, and software update tool.
Check out Avast's new look and new features, which include a file shredder, browser cleaner, and software update tool.
With an iPad interface, the Ava 500 navigates to distant meetings while you stay put. Could this be a Roomba for the office?
A few months after it bought the Android security firm ITAgents, makers of Theft Aware, Avast releases a rebranded app with some cool new features. It won't cost you a cent in gold, though: It's 100 percent free.
This is AVA Direct's debut PC with CNET, and we like what we see so far. A few minor design and config issues aside, the overclocked parts squeeze as much performance as possible, while helping to keep the price somewhat reasonable. We're eager to see more from this small vendor.
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An automatic update to Avast's antivirus software falsely tags legitimate Web sites as infected with malware, forcing the company to push out a quick fix.
iRobot's tablet-sporting Ava mobile robot will get her debut this year in hospitals testing remote diagnosis via videoconferencing. Next step: people's homes?
Meet Ava, iRobot's prototype robot that can autonomously navigate a room and enable a videoconference with her tablet user interface.