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Offline Sean.G

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Avast Business Antivirus 19.6
« on: July 22, 2019, 04:55:31 PM »

Avast Business Antivirus version 19.6 will be released on July 24, 2019.

Release Summary

This release contains new improvements and bug fixes to our Avast Business Antivirus client.
Avast Business Antivirus 19.6 will be available for new installations straight away. All existing devices with Avast Business Antivirus 19.5 or lower will start the automatic upgrade to 19.6 at a later time.

If you wish to upgrade your devices to 19.6 prior to the automatic upgrade, then you can create a new Task (Update device – Program update task) from your console.

A system reboot will be required to complete the installation. There will be no forced reboot unless you have set this in your device policy settings. Servers will never reboot regardless of your device policy settings.


- Updated Avast Business Antivirus, Pro and Pro Plus compatibility with Windows Server 2019, SharePoint 2019, and Exchange 2019
- Smarter Scan – We’ve redesigned our Smart Scan
- Improved performance – Several performance optimizations to lower the disk and CPU usage during application installation
- Uninstallation will make sure all Avast files are removed from your device

Resolved issues

- Mail shield should not block connection anymore when it is not possible to connect to IPv6 address
- Fixed BSOD in antirootkit and in IDS driver
- Fixed AvBugReport process crashes
- Fixed issue with not correctly displayed confirmation dialogue during disabling components
- Fixed possible infinite loop in SDS when scanning corrupted ZIP archives
- Fixed possible infinite loop in SDS when scanning exotic registry values
- Fixed crash in aswMonFlt driver
- Fixed crash in ashServ file
- Fixed BSOD in IDS driver
- It is possible to disable components now
- Fixed issue with reappearing profile switcher toaster
- Fixed crash in AvEmUpdate process
- Fixed high memory usage of aswidsagent

Release notes below:

Avast Antivirus 19.6 Client Release Notes


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Offline Lukas Mizoch

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Re: Avast Business Antivirus 19.6
« Reply #1 on: July 24, 2019, 06:13:08 PM »
Still no update on servers...

Offline mickey.b

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Re: Avast Business Antivirus 19.6
« Reply #2 on: July 25, 2019, 04:23:52 PM »
Still no update on servers...

Try manually updating today. However, please keep in mind that the update requires restarting the device, so you may wish to update servers sometime after business hours.
- Mickey B.
Avast Business Senior Support Technician