Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 wins ‘Software of the Year’ award from German website Softwareload

17 Nov 2008
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Kaspersky Lab, a leading developer of secure content management solutions, announces that Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 has won the “Software of the Year 2008 Gold” award from the German website Softwareload.de.

Over 100,000 visitors to the Softwareload.de site took part in the voting. The nominations, which were selected by a jury of experts, were divided into 13 categories. Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 came first in the “Security” category, winning a gold medal. It is the second year in a row that a Kaspersky Lab product has won in this category.

The new personal products released by Kaspersky Lab in the middle of 2008 are based on a new antivirus engine which dramatically increases system scanning speed. Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 incorporates an innovative application activity filtration module that makes use of HIPS technology together with an improved firewall, an anti-spam module and a parental control module.

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Kaspersky Lab is the largest antivirus company in Europe. It delivers some of the world’s most immediate protection against IT security threats, including viruses, spyware, crimeware, hackers, phishing, and spam. The Company is ranked among the world’s top four vendors of security solutions for endpoint users. Kaspersky Lab products provide superior detection rates and one of the industry’s fastest outbreak response times for home users, SMBs, large enterprises and the mobile computing environment. Kaspersky® technology is also used worldwide inside the products and services of the industry’s leading IT security solution providers. Learn more at . For the latest on antivirus, anti-spyware, anti-spam and other IT security issues and trends, visit www.viruslist.com.