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What is ncc.avast.com ?
« on: December 10, 2023, 02:12:18 PM »
Just a quick question, what is the ncc.avast.com server meant for? Thx
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Re: What is ncc.avast.com ?
« Reply #1 on: December 10, 2023, 02:23:40 PM »
It would appear that it can't be accessed.
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Re: What is ncc.avast.com ?
« Reply #2 on: December 10, 2023, 02:55:36 PM »
I would like to know too. Even Avast VPN related scheduled tasks/services connects to it when Avast AV is not installed. What is the purpose of it?

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Re: What is ncc.avast.com ?
« Reply #3 on: December 11, 2023, 11:52:08 AM »
Hello, It is used for network connectivity testing only. ncc (Network Connectivity Check)

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Re: What is ncc.avast.com ?
« Reply #4 on: December 11, 2023, 02:05:36 PM »
Hello, It is used for network connectivity testing only. ncc (Network Connectivity Check)

Thanks, some Reddit user was complaining about "spyware" as NextDNS was showing huge number of blocked entries from this address. Apparently he's using too aggressive DNS block list which just blindly includes this address...
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