Avast Software Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1988

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 1,988

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 15

  • Investments
  • 15

Avast Software General Information

Description

Developer of computer security software dedicated to creating a world that provides safety and privacy for all. The company operates in two segments: consumer products and products for small & medium businesses. Its product portfolio includes Avast SecureLine VPN, Avast AntiTrack, and Avast BreachGuard solutions. Avast's geographical segments are the United States, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, and other countries.

Contact Information

Website
www.avast.com
Formerly Known As
ALWIL Software, Alwil
Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Network Management Software
Other Industries
Application Software
Parent Company
Former Stock Listing
AVASF
Corporate Office
  • 1737/1A Pikrtova
  • Nusle
  • Prague, 140 00
  • Czech Republic

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Avast Software Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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Avast Software Comparisons

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Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last
Financing
Details
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Avast Software Competitors (27)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Quick Heal Technologies Formerly VC-backed Pune, India 0000 000.00 00000000 000.00
CommVault Systems Formerly VC-backed Tinton Falls, NJ 0000 00000 000000000 00000
Zvelo Formerly VC-backed Greenwood Village, CO 000 000.00 000000000 - 000.00
F-Secure Corporation Helsinki, Finland 000 00000000
WatchGuard Technologies Private Equity-Backed Seattle, WA 0000 000.00 00 000000 000.00
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Avast Software Patents

Avast Software Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20240193592-A1 Systems and methods for transacting over a network Pending 08-Dec-2022 00000000000
US-20240154815-A1 Systems and methods for reputation-based transactions over a network Pending 04-Nov-2022 0000000000
US-20240037103-A1 Computing threat detection rule systems and methods Pending 26-Jul-2022 000000000000
US-20240029061-A1 Systems and methods for transacting over a network Pending 25-Jul-2022 000000000000
US-20230291751-A1 Network attack prevention systems and methods Pending 10-Mar-2022 H04L63/1408
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Avast Software Executive Team (36)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Michal Pěchouček Chief Technology Officer
Detlef Steinmetz Chief Information Officer
Sachin Gadkari Director, Corporate Development
Asim Zihnioglu Director of Engineering
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Avast Software Board Members (17)

Name Representing Role Since
000000 000000 Avast Software Co-Founder & Board Member 000 0000
00000 00000 Avast Software Board Member 000 0000
00000 0000000 00 Summit Partners Board Member 000 0000
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Avast Software Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Avast Software Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Avast Software Investments & Acquisitions (15)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
SecureKey 23-Mar-2022 0000000000 Systems and Information Management 000000 00
Evernym 17-Dec-2021 0000000000 Business/Productivity Software 000000 00
Tenta Browser 06-Nov-2019 0000000000 00.00 Network Management Software
TrackOFF 24-May-2019 0000000000 000.00 Network Management Software
Steel Mountain Systems 07-Jan-2019 Merger/Acquisition Electronics (B2C)
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Avast Software Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Evernym Business/Productivity Software Draper, UT 2013
AVG Technologies Network Management Software Prague, Czech Republic 0000
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Avast Software Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Jumpshot (Marketing Analytics) 27-May-2015 00000 00000 00 0000 Completed
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Avast Software FAQs

  • When was Avast Software founded?

    Avast Software was founded in 1988.

  • Where is Avast Software headquartered?

    Avast Software is headquartered in Prague, Czech Republic.

  • What is the size of Avast Software?

    Avast Software has 1,988 total employees.

  • What industry is Avast Software in?

    Avast Software’s primary industry is Network Management Software.

  • Is Avast Software a private or public company?

    Avast Software is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of Avast Software?

    The current valuation of Avast Software is 00.000.

  • What is Avast Software’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Avast Software is 000000.

  • How much funding has Avast Software raised over time?

    Avast Software has raised $3.34B.

  • Who are Avast Software’s investors?

    CVC Capital Partners and Summit Partners have invested in Avast Software.

  • Who are Avast Software’s competitors?

    Quick Heal Technologies, CommVault Systems, Zvelo, F-Secure, and WatchGuard Technologies are some of the 27 competitors of Avast Software.

  • When was Avast Software acquired?

    Avast Software was acquired on 12-Sep-2022.

  • Who acquired Avast Software?

    Avast Software was acquired by Gen Digital.

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