Author Topic: Spam Email re Avast Registration?  (Read 3765 times)

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Spam Email re Avast Registration?
« on: September 04, 2012, 08:56:51 PM »
Got an email from "avast Antivirus []" about a month ago stating that my registration would expire in 30 days.  Figured it was a spam so ignored it.

Today I got an email  which states that my registration expires in 48 hours.  Checked my registration expiry and it says I have 143 days remaining.

Background - about 8 months ago I had a problem (no shields) that I could only fix with a complete uninstall/reinstall which I did and then re-registered.

So, is this someone phishing or what?

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Re: Spam Email re Avast Registration?
« Reply #1 on: September 04, 2012, 09:26:32 PM »
I believe the reminder comes via the information on your account, so I would check if that information is correct.

If not delete the device from the account and then connect again from your avast program.
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