I’ve viewed a few things around Avast gift a virus itself nowadays yet I’m not sure if this is correct. I would appreciate if someone could tell me if the is for sure or no thanks


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It is pretty lot malware in exactly how they aggressively advertises via scareware favor pop ups and how they spy top top you, they additionally like to bundle their products in PUP's and actual malware, after being caught selling user details its for sure to to speak all their reputation the being trustworthy is gone.

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Holy shoot i’m deleting this thing ideal away then. Thanks for telling me before it was as well late come fix


I had actually it because that 4 years and it was right up bullshit and also blocked every non key stream website, i don't know if that a virus itself tho, but its annoying.


yes that is safe

that said:

it supplies aggressive advertisement

collect an individual data, if you install its a good idea to opt the end from data collection


I agree that Avast is no as great as it was a few years back but the still renders its job if you execute not wait because that something major from your antivirus software. I've review Avast home windows 10 review at antivirus-review.com/avast-antivirus-review#avast-antivirus-for-windows and also I can say the if friend are searching for a cost-free antivirus, Avast have the right to be a good choice.


Here's few of my findings and opinions.

Does it defend you indigenous viruses, malware, ransomware, phishing website - yes.

But in return that is walk to collection your mechanism data and sell it come advertisers, as with every other free service on the internet.

2) They used to collection a most personalised data in past (since 2015). But according to their new CEO, they have actually stopped law it. Https://blog.avast.com/a-message-from-ceo

You deserve to now disable the share of consumption & statistics native privacy settings. Friend can likewise disable all notifications that try to promote its services.

So is it safe?

It depends on you view of it. I still use it due to the fact that it keeps my maker safe native viruses and also malware. It could still it is in stealing every my data but so are my web browsers, email services, addons, windows OS, Driver software, and god knows what various other apps. If someone think I'm as well cheap to buy AV, mate deserve to you insurance 100% they're no collecting and also selling user data?


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Op · 8m

Thanks for clearing that up


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www.rejzor.com

Don't listen to exaggerating panicking civilization who still cling on points that have changed quite part time ago. Avast! is perfectly fine. Just deselect all the stuff you don't need throughout installation and also untick all data sharing settings in Privacy section other than CommunityIQ because this one is regarded cloud protection and I recommend keeping this on together it's core defense thing.

It's encourage to use the following shields as bare minimum:

File Shield, internet Shield, mail Shield and also Ransomware Shield.

Everything rather is optional. It'll show you a popup here and also there, but it appears they domesticated things under a little as I'm not gaining as countless popups as in the past.


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it is not safe, it detects everything as "malware:gen" and also that sort of stuff, at elast because that me. Fake


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It's safe and a solid cursed product.


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Kaspersky & Defender

Yes it's safe and works. I median it has actually the world's largest detection database. Yet they use scare strategies to gain you come buy subscriptions and also they market your user data. It's a an excellent product yet their company model is no worth it.

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No better or worse than others as an A/V. They carry out collect and also sell your data though. Malware distributors are simply as interested in your tendencies together target advertisers.


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safe but only together a side av

it can be annoying


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