Configuring Data Collection

This Article Applies to:

  • Avast Business Antivirus
  • Small Office Protection

There is currently no way to remotely disable or alter data collection settings in Avast Business. Settings must be configured via the Antivirus GUI on the end devices.

  1. Open the Avast Business Antivirus or Small Office Protection UI on the client device
  2. Click Menu
  3. Navigate to Settings ▸ General ▸ Personal Privacy
  4. Check or uncheck boxes to choose which data you want to be shared with Avast

Privacy Options

The Privacy options are as follows. Options enabled by default are bolded.

  1. Share threat information with Avast to improve your protection
  2. Allow usage data to be shared with 3rd parties for analysis of trends, business, and marketing
  3. Allow usage data to be shared with 3rd parties for analysis of product performance and usage
  4. Show offers for our other products
  5. Show offers for 3rd-party products
  6. Help improve our other apps by sending usage data to Avast

MacOS X users will only have three options: #2, #3, and #5.

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