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Next-gen antivirus

Proactive antivirus solutions protect your business from ransomware and advanced cyberattacks. Purpose-built to utilize cloud-based analytics, enabling a next-gen approach to endpoint security.

Why Avast next-gen antivirus?

Avast next-gen antivirus (NGAV) Legacy antivirus
Threat detection
Uses artificial intelligence, behavior-based machine learning, and cloud threat lab analysis to detect unknown threats.
Relies on signatures which are hard to update and ineffective against fileless attacks.
Employs a system-centric approach that holistically examines each endpoint process to algorithmically block malicious tools used by attackers.
Malware-centric approach that identifies malicious software by matching it to pre-identified signatures and heuristics.
Performance impact
Features a multi-functional, single lightweight agent that reacts instantly to malware without compromising system performance.
Resource-intensive agent that requires daily/weekly updates or recurring scans that can slow down system performance.
Layered protection
Uses 6 layers of deep protection.
Single layer protection.
Takes minutes
Takes hours

Whichever device you use, we’ve got you covered!

Why Avast?

All-in-one solutions
Manage and protect your data, devices, and users all from a single platform.
Simple to use
Easy-to-deploy, intuitive solutions, so you don’t have to dedicate tons of resources to cybersecurity.
Cutting edge
Behavioral detection, cloud-based machine-learning, and signature-based detection for best-in-class protection.

Don't just take our word for it

Here are a few case studies from our customers

Everything you need to know about next-gen antivirus