How to Disable Avast Threat Secured Pop-up Notification?

Posted by Emilee Boone on December 14th, 2020

In today's modern, and digital era, we often tend to store or keep everything from our personal data such as photos, videos, and files to important documents in computers, cloud storage, or others.

There are times when a malicious virus or ransomware enters our systems and damages our files, and data. It renders our systems, and the user helpless unless fixed.

If it is a ransomware attack, the hackers would ask for money, to decrypt the infected files. The economy and means of exchanges are going digital as well.

We have digital wallets, payment, and banking apps, and others installed in our phones. The hackers, within a few seconds, can empty our bank accounts. This is a very serious concern about theft and data security.

According to the recent findings of and Cybercrime data, a ransomware attack happens every fourteen seconds across the globe, and it's increasing rapidly. Every year, the global economy loses trillions of dollars in cyber, and spyware attacks.

So, it becomes very important that we keep our systems well protected from such attacks. Fortunately, we are blessed to have a great range of efficient, and effective anti-virus applications to protect us.

An anti-virus software, or application, is designed to protect our systems, and devices from any virus, malware, or malicious activities. They protect our systems, and devices from unauthorized access, and keep our data and accounts safe.

There are many popular anti-virus applications, both paid, and free, available in the market. Norton, Avira, Kaspersky, Avast, Web SecureAnywhere and Bitdefender are some names worth mentioning.

About Avast Anti-virus

Avast was founded as a cooperative in April 1988, by Pavel Baudis and Eduard Kucera in Prague, Czechia. They developed the first anti-virus for Windows 95 operating system in 1995.

Avast is one of the most preferred choices of most of the consumers owing to its popular, and efficient services. You can install Avast anti-virus application in your Windows Operating System, Mac OS, Linux, Android, and IOS.

Avast has the largest market share in the market in anti-virus applications and services. It has both, free and paid versions. The paid version comes with some additional services and features like anti-spyware, browser security, anti-fishing, etc.

Sometimes, while using the Avast application Avast threat secured keeps popping up on the screen, and it's quite frustrating, and troublesome, and spoils the user experience. So, in this article, we are going to talk about how we can disable Avast threat secured pop-up if it keeps popping on the screen. Follow these steps to solve the above-mentioned issue : 

  • Right-click on the Avast Icon, from the system app tray of your computer
  • Click on Avast User Interface
  • Move to Performance segment, and select DND Mode
  • Tick all the Apps visible
  • Deselect the apps, you want to receive the notifications of

This should have solved your issue. However, if the issue still persists, you can try the below-mentioned method: 

  • Execute Avast application, and move to menu and select settings option
  • Click on Performance option, and select Software Updation
  • Disable the notifications about new updates.

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