Avast

Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.: Avast plc

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 2:30am

Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.: Avast plc

Key Points: 
  • Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.: Avast plc
    Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement, transmitted by EQS Group.
  • The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • (a) Full name of discloser:
    (b) Owner or controller of interests and short positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):
    The naming of nominee or vehicle companies is insufficient.
  • For a trust, the trustee(s), settlor and beneficiaries must be named.

Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.: Avast plc

Saturday, July 24, 2021 - 2:10am

Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.: Avast plc

Key Points: 
  • Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.: Avast plc
    Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement, transmitted by EQS Group.
  • The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • (a) Full name of discloser:
    (b) Owner or controller of interests and short positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):
    The naming of nominee or vehicle companies is insufficient.
  • For a trust, the trustee(s), settlor and beneficiaries must be named.

Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.: Avast plc

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 2:10pm

Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.: Avast plc

Key Points: 
  • Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.: Avast plc
    Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement, transmitted by EQS Group.
  • The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • (a) Full name of discloser:
    (b) Owner or controller of interests and short positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):
    The naming of nominee or vehicle companies is insufficient.
  • For a trust, the trustee(s), settlor and beneficiaries must be named.

Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.: Avast plc

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 1:49am

Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.: Avast plc

Key Points: 
  • Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.: Avast plc
    Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement, transmitted by EQS Group.
  • The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • (a) Full name of discloser:
    (b) Owner or controller of interests and short positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):
    The naming of nominee or vehicle companies is insufficient.
  • For a trust, the trustee(s), settlor and beneficiaries must be named.

Avast and RiskIQ Form Threat Intelligence Partnership

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 1:00pm

LONDON and EMERYVILLE, Calif., July 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Avast (LSE:AVST), a global leader in digital security and privacy, and RiskIQ, a leader in Internet Security Intelligence, today announced a threat intelligence partnership.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON and EMERYVILLE, Calif., July 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Avast (LSE:AVST), a global leader in digital security and privacy, and RiskIQ, a leader in Internet Security Intelligence, today announced a threat intelligence partnership.
  • That's why we partner broadly to improve the threat intelligence available to companies and also to improve our ability to protect our customers," said Nick Viney, Senior Vice President, Partner Business, Avast.
  • "Our global threat intelligence will contribute to RiskIQ's understanding of the global threat landscape, and Avast will leverage RiskIQs intelligence to enrich our own data and further scale our threat hunting and response capabilities for companies and consumers alike."
  • Avast's threat intelligence platform protects hundreds of millions of endpoints from internet threats, powered by threat intelligence from Avast's global network, one of the largest and most geographically diverse threat detection networks in the world.

Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.: Avast plc

Friday, July 16, 2021 - 3:02pm

Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.: Avast plc

Key Points: 
  • Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.: Avast plc
    Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement, transmitted by EQS Group.
  • The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • (a) Full name of discloser:
    (b) Owner or controller of interests and short positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):
    The naming of nominee or vehicle companies is insufficient.
  • For a trust, the trustee(s), settlor and beneficiaries must be named.

NortonLifeLock Inc.: Possible Combination with Avast PLC (“Avast” or the “Company”)

Thursday, July 15, 2021 - 1:00am

NortonLifeLock Inc. (NortonLifeLock), a global leader in consumer Cyber Safety, notes the announcement by Avast, released earlier today, and confirms that it is in advanced discussions with the board of Avast regarding a possible combination of NortonLifeLock and Avast.

Key Points: 
  • NortonLifeLock Inc. (NortonLifeLock), a global leader in consumer Cyber Safety, notes the announcement by Avast, released earlier today, and confirms that it is in advanced discussions with the board of Avast regarding a possible combination of NortonLifeLock and Avast.
  • A combination of NortonLifeLock and Avast would bring together two companies with aligned visions, highly complementary business profiles and a joint commitment to innovation that helps protect and empower people to live their digital lives safely.
  • Any failure to comply with such restrictions may constitute a violation of the securities law of any such jurisdiction.
  • NortonLifeLock (NASDAQ:NLOK) is a global leader in consumer Cyber Safety, protecting and empowering people to live their digital lives safely.

AVAST PLC ("Avast"): Response to press speculation regarding a possible merger of Avast with NortonLifeLock Inc.

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 10:25pm

UBS provided financial and corporate broking advice to Avast and no one else in connection with the process or contents of this announcement.

Key Points: 
  • UBS provided financial and corporate broking advice to Avast and no one else in connection with the process or contents of this announcement.
  • The content of the website referred to in this announcement is not incorporated into and does not form part of this announcement.
  • Avast digital security products for Mobile, PC or Mac are top-ranked and certified by VB100, AV-Comparatives, AV-Test, SE Labs and others.
  • Avast is a member of Coalition Against Stalkerware, No More Ransom and Internet Watch Foundation.

AVAST PLC ("Avast"): Response to press speculation regarding a possible merger of Avast with NortonLifeLock Inc.

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 10:23pm

UBS AG London Branch ("UBS") is authorised and regulated by the Financial Market Supervisory Authority in Switzerland.

Key Points: 
  • UBS AG London Branch ("UBS") is authorised and regulated by the Financial Market Supervisory Authority in Switzerland.
  • UBS provided financial and corporate broking advice to Avast and no one else in connection with the process or contents of this announcement.
  • The content of the website referred to in this announcement is not incorporated into and does not form part of this announcement.
  • Avast digital security products for Mobile, PC or Mac are top-ranked and certified by VB100, AV-Comparatives, AV-Test, SE Labs and others.

Avast Threat Labs finds U.S. most vulnerable to tech support fraud

Tuesday, June 29, 2021 - 1:00pm

According to Avast Threat Labs, users in the United States are most frequently attacked by technical support fraud .

Key Points: 
  • According to Avast Threat Labs, users in the United States are most frequently attacked by technical support fraud .
  • According to the FBI , tech support fraud was one of the top three crime trends in 2020.
  • "Tech support fraud is increasingly common and targets some of the most vulnerable individuals.
  • Antivirus software like Avast Free Antivirus blocks tech support fraud popups to protect users online.