Avast

Avast Software s.r.o. is a Czech multinational cybersecurity software company headquartered in Prague, Czech Republic that researches and develops computer security software, machine learning and artificial intelligence. Avast has... Wikipedia

  • Formerly called:  Alwil Software
  • Type:  Public
  • Traded as:  LSE: [ ], PSE: AVST
  • Industry:  Computer software
  • Founded:  1988
  • Founders:  Pavel Baudiš, Eduard Kučera
  • Area served:  Worldwide
  • Products:  Cybersecurity software
  • Services:  Computer security
  • Revenue:  US$ 871.1 million (2019)
  • Operating income:  US$ 344.6 million (2019)
  • Total assets:  US$ 2.865 billion (2019)
  • Total equity:  US$ 1.116 billion (2019)
  • Owners:  Pavel Baudiš and Eduard Kučera (46%)
  • Number of employees:  ~1,800(2019)
  • Subsidiaries:  AVG Technologies, Piriform, HideMyAss!
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo