Kaspersky Lab’s Anti-Virus 6.0 Wins Prestigious CNET Editors’ Choice Award

19 Oct 2006
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CNET editors choiceKaspersky Lab, a leading developer of secure content management solutions, announces that it has received the CNET Editors’ Choice award for its Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0, which sets the standard for consumer protection against viruses, Trojans, worms, spyware, rootkits and phishing. The coveted CNET Editors’ Choice award recognizes outstanding personal technology and consumer electronic products that represent the best available choice for quality, performance, design and service, and its logo is a mark of excellence denoting the best possible investment for technology buyers.

CNET Editors’ Choice winners are recognized as top products in their respective technology categories, and contribute to the standard by which all future products are judged. A key selection requirement is the difference it makes in the lives of its users, whether through innovative features, exceptional value for the price, remarkable ease of use, or a demonstrable boost to users' productivity.

Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0 combines traditional antivirus defense methods with the latest proactive technologies to provide consumers with solid and dependable protection against malicious programs. The product is simple to install and set up, is highly adaptable and can be easily tailored to suit requirements of individual users. According to CNET, “Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0 is the best antivirus application we’ve seen this year. In our CNET Labs’ performance tests and in results from independent antivirus testing organizations, the [international] antivirus vendor Kaspersky scores high marks against its well-known competition.”

“We take great pride in both the quality of our products and the high standards set by our virus lab,” said Steve Orenberg, President, Kaspersky Lab USA. “The CNET Editors’ Choice award has become a hallmark of technology, quality and innovation, and we are very excited to be recognized for our commitment to producing the highest quality security solution available today.”

To read the full review on CNET, please see Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0: CNET Editor's Choice award.

About Kaspersky Lab

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.