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Kaspersky Internet Security 2011 will detect and neutralize even the most recently developed malware. It provides everything that you and your family need to stay safe online in one easy-to-use application.
Whether you like to email, or communicate with your friends and family using Instant Messaging, Kaspersky Internet Security 2011 will monitor the incoming and outgoing traffic to ensure you stay safe. Smart anti-spam and anti-banner protection means that you won't be troubled by unwanted advertising either.
The advanced technologies inside Kaspersky Internet Security 2011 mean that every system event is recorded and analyzed to see if it appears harmful, allowing the user to roll back any suspect actions.
You wouldn't give the keys to your house to a complete stranger, so why hand them the keys to your digital identity? With features like smart anti-phishing protection, a Virtual Keyboard and automatic antimalware updates direct from the Kaspersky Lab servers, you won't have to. There's also a built-in vulnerability scanner to identify and close those loopholes that you may not even have been aware existed, making your system one of the safest around.
Award-winning technologies in Kaspersky Internet Security 2011 protect you from a wide range of IT threats:
Kaspersky Internet Security (KIS) delivers peace of mind for home users whether they are working or playing on the internet. It combines several powerful features, some of which are unique to Kaspersky including Safe Run technology to prevent internet apps tinkering with your PC, Safe Surf (new) to proactively prevent you from opening known malicious internet sites, Virtual Keyboard, to prevent capture of keystrokes; best in class firewalls to prevent your personal data being sent out unknowingly; Instant Messaging, Email protection and control communication via social networks (new); and real time scanning of internet scripts for unwanted intrusion.
Kaspersky has consistently proven its ability to deliver the highest malware detection rates and fastest response times to new threats. Our user base (300 million systems) gives us high visibility of new threats as they emerge. Kaspersky has the infrastructure, systems, know-how, and technology to deliver large scale malware protection.
KIS 2011 controls access to unsuitable material, prevent unacceptable and unwanted communications, and guard sensitive and valuable information. These include advanced parental control (improved) and URL filtering modules to guard against inappropriate web sites; firewalls to prevent information being taken from your PC without your consent; Anti Spam (improved) and IM filters (new)which supervise and filter phishing, adult materials and unwanted buying opportunities; privacy cleaner to ensure you have not left an internet trail behind you; and a "Safe Run" area completely isolating you and your PC from any un-trusted sites.
KIS employs multiple technologies to protect access to your online accounts and personal details including: 2 way firewall preventing your personal data being sent from your PC without your consent, Safe Surf (new) warning you of potentially problematic web sites, Anti-Phishing technology protecting you from scams; Safe Run (sandbox - improved) technology isolating any untrusted software and internet sites and real-time malware protection for up to the second security.
With 30,000 new threats a day,daily, Hourly or even 15 minute pulse updates are no longer enough to assure protection; and they can reduce the performance of your PC. Kaspersky's Host Intrusion Prevention Systems (HIPS), Kaspersky's Urgent Detection System (UDS) and Safe Surf are the real time – low interference answer to this problem. Kaspersky use real-time reports from over 1 million customers on the Kaspersky Security Network to build comprehensive databases of safe and unsafe software and internet sites. In addition HIPS automatically references information about unclassified suspicious programmes in the internet cloud which are under investigation between updates.
Malware authors mostly fall into two categories: cyber vandals who's only intention is to manipulate with the contents of your PC to demonstrate what they can do and cybercriminals who are in business to make money out of exploiting electronic vulnerabilities to steal your private and financial information. As well as damaging your information which may have an impact on your PC's performance by slowing it down, and blocking/hiding/moving PC facilities etc. Kaspersky offers protection against malware interfering with your PC and your information.
You don't have to be an expert because Kaspersky is. 20 years experience fighting cybercrime and cybervandalism and protecting over 300 million customers has given us the expertise to consistently deliver outstanding detection rates and response times – and understand our users needs. KIS 2011 has a new installer which makes it far easier to set-up on your PC. It also gives customers a choice of 2 interfaces, the standard interface allowing detailed control of your security and the Kaspersky Gadget (new)– a simplified tool which allows users to quickly carry out the most commonly used tasks.
Kaspersky has a well deserved reputation for fast software security whilst preserving your PCs performance. Kaspersky take a more intelligent approach to managing the balance between software security speed and PC performance, we have added options such as scanning when PC is idle and Kaspersky's Host Intrusion Prevention System (HIPS) which eliminates the need to constantly download virus signatures to counter over 30,000 new threats per day, while maintaining real-time malware protection.
Kaspersky Internet Security not only offers outstanding core Anti-Virus and internet security – it also provides a set of additional tools to help users with Advanced Parental Control, managing browser settings, cleaning cookies of private information, system restore and recovery, and virtual keyboard for extra safety entering passwords.
Many of our first time customers buy Kaspersky Internet Security to fix problems left behind by previously inadequate protection. KIS now makes it simpler to remove stubborn third party security products during the installation process. Also if the installation process fails due to viruses and malware already on the PC, Kaspersky Internet security will abort the installation and initiate Kaspersky AVP which will perform a thorough clean down of the infected system preparing it for a clean install. Kaspersky will stop most new malware programs even if they have never been seen before, it also comes with easy to use tools such as Rescue CD (improved) – which completely cleans infected systems.