Downloads:

142,785

Downloads of v 20.4.5312.0:

1,799

Last Update:

03 Jun 2020

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Avast Software

Tags:

avast free antivirus security av admin

Avast Free Antivirus (Install)

This is not the latest version of Avast Free Antivirus (Install) available.

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20.4.5312.0 | Updated: 03 Jun 2020

Downloads:

142,785

Downloads of v 20.4.5312.0:

1,799

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Avast Software

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
Avast Free Antivirus (Install) 20.4.5312.0

This is not the latest version of Avast Free Antivirus (Install) available.

  • 1
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All Checks are Passing

3 Passing Tests


Validation Testing Passed


Verification Testing Passed

Details

Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

Details

Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install Avast Free Antivirus (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade Avast Free Antivirus (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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To uninstall Avast Free Antivirus (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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Deployment Method:

📝 NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/)


2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/. Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade avastfreeantivirus -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'20.4.5312.0'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:


choco upgrade avastfreeantivirus -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'20.4.5312.0'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0
}

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install avastfreeantivirus
  win_chocolatey:
    name: avastfreeantivirus
    version: '20.4.5312.0'
    source: INTERNAL REPO URL
    state: present

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.


chocolatey_package 'avastfreeantivirus' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '20.4.5312.0'
end

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.


cChocoPackageInstaller avastfreeantivirus
{
    Name     = "avastfreeantivirus"
    Version  = "20.4.5312.0"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
}

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.


package { 'avastfreeantivirus':
  ensure   => '20.4.5312.0',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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There are versions of this package awaiting moderation . See the Version History section below.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 04 Jun 2020.

Description

Free antivirus software from Avast.

NOTE: This package can take upwards of 10 minutes to complete the install (depending on your computer specs and internet bandwidth).
NOTE: The uninstall for this package is not silent.

NOTE: This is an automatically updated package. If you find it is out of date by more than a week, please contact the maintainer(s) and let them know the package is no longer updating correctly.


tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageName= 'avastfreeantivirus'
$toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$url        = 'http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_free_antivirus_setup_online.exe'

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $packageName
  unzipLocation = $toolsDir
  fileType      = 'EXE'
  url           = $url

  softwareName  = 'Avast Free Antivirus'
  checksum      = '0894b29c38ae9f4ba9005bc42789582f3434e322bc167a14a9263494559a575b'
  checksumType  = 'sha256'

  silentArgs    = "/silent"
  validExitCodes= @(0)
}

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

Log in or click on link to see number of positives.

In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Avast Free Antivirus (Install) 21.10.6772.0 1 Tuesday, November 30, 2021 Pending Automated Review
Avast Free Antivirus (Install) 21.9.6698.0 7 Wednesday, November 3, 2021 Pending Automated Review
Avast Free Antivirus (Install) 21.5.6354.0 2588 Wednesday, June 16, 2021 Approved
Avast Free Antivirus (Install) 21.4.6266.0 1750 Thursday, May 20, 2021 Approved
Avast Free Antivirus (Install) 21.3.6164.0 2209 Thursday, April 15, 2021 Approved
Avast Free Antivirus (Install) 21.2.6096.0 1705 Monday, March 22, 2021 Approved

This package has no dependencies.

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