Woburn, MA – August 23, 2013 - Kaspersky Lab announces the update of its security solution for mail servers, Kaspersky Security 8.0 for Microsoft Exchange Servers. The updated product now supports Microsoft Exchange Server 2013, and includes several improved features and enhanced anti-malware, anti-spam and anti-phishing technologies.
Corporate e-mail is a frequent target among spammers and malicious users, so mail processing systems demand protection. Kaspersky Lab has long offered a high-class response to this demand: Kaspersky Security 8.0 for Microsoft Exchange Servers, which is the latest powerful solution developed specifically to secure corporate e-mail.
This update brings significant improvements. The updated administration panel, now with a new graphic interface, offers a centralized location of all parameters, on all Microsoft Exchange servers. As well as adding support for Microsoft Exchange Server 2013, the solution continues to support the 2012 edition.
In addition, the product has a powerful new antivirus engine, providing more reliable detection of malicious objects in an email. A new anti-spam system delivers faster and more efficient spam controls, and is backed up by Reputation Filtering, which provides a further check for suspicious messages and cuts down on false positives. Kaspersky Security 8.0 for Microsoft Exchange Servers also introduces features to detect and block phishing links in e-mail messages, as well as a new graphic interface.
Dmitry Aleshin, Director, Product Management at Kaspersky Lab
“Corporate mail protection is a vital component of a securely protected IT infrastructure. A high proportion of cyber-attacks start with a message sent to a corporate address. Faced with a changing cyber-threat landscape, security solutions need to evolve and improve. This is why, along with the introduction of new features, the new version of our product reinforces our protection standards with the help of enhanced antivirus and anti-spam technologies.”
Additional information about Kaspersky Security 8.0 for Microsoft Exchange Servers and other Kaspersky products for business security is available on the company’s web-site: http://usa.kaspersky.com/business-security
About Kaspersky Lab
Kaspersky Lab is the world’s largest privately held vendor of endpoint protection solutions. The company is ranked among the world’s top four vendors of security solutions for endpoint users*. Throughout its more than 15-year history Kaspersky Lab has remained an innovator in IT security and provides effective digital security solutions for large enterprises, SMBs and consumers. Kaspersky Lab, with its holding company registered in the United Kingdom, currently operates in almost 200 countries and territories across the globe, providing protection for over 300 million users worldwide. Learn more at www.kaspersky.com.
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*Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms, Peter Firstbrook, John Girard, Neil MacDonald, January 2, 2013.
* *The company was rated fourth in the IDC rating Worldwide Endpoint Security Revenue by Vendor, 2011. The rating was published in the IDC report "Worldwide Endpoint Security 2012–2016 Forecast and 2011 Vendor Shares (IDC #235930, July 2012). The report ranked software vendors according to earnings from sales of endpoint security solutions in 2011.