Avast is one of the world’s largest consumer cybersecurity companies founded on the belief that everybody has the right to be protected and private on the internet. This is why, since 2001, their award-winning antivirus software has been available to download for free.
Their strength and differentiator is their user base. Across the globe, over 400 million people rely on Avast to keep an eye out for suspicious activity on their devices and prevent cyberattacks. Through this global network, they can identify and stop threats immediately, and gain insights into how threats are evolving to provide constant improvements to their security products. Cyber security is an ever-increasing threat and one that we know is at the forefront of Neighbourhood Watch members’ minds. That is why we have teamed up with Avast. You can find out more here: https://www.avast.com/
The partnership with Neighbourhood Watch is an important part of our commitment to offer free online protection for all. We believe that it is vital people can arm themselves against attacks and prevent cybercrime, and that we can help them do this by providing advice, support and a product that keeps them safe online. Our partnership with Neighbourhood Watch will help to extend its invaluable support in physical crime prevention to digital crime prevention in local communities throughout the UK.
Stephanie Kane, VP PR & Corporate Communications, Avast