Updated: 10/11/2021 by Computer Hope
Avast was founded in 1988 by Eduard Kučera and Pavel Baudiš who encountered the Vienna virus and started developing methods to help protect computers from it and other viruses.
|Support phone:||(866) 951-7679|
|Sales phone:||(800) 581-1081|
|Czech Republic phone:||00 420 274 005 777|
|Germany phone:||00 49 (0)7541-9530490|
|Fax:||None or unknown|
|TDD:||None or unknown|
|Website:||Avast official website|
|E-mail:||Avast contact page|
|Address:||Avast Software, Inc.
2625 Broadway St.
Redwood City, CA 94063
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