Kaspersky Lab’s First Total Security Solution Makes it Easy to Centrally Manage and Protect Everyone in Your Digital Home
January 5, 2010 – Las
– Kaspersky Lab, a leading developer of Internet security solutions that defend
against computer viruses, spyware and all forms of malicious software, today
announced the addition of Kaspersky PURE
Total Security to its anti-malware arsenal.
This all-in-one security suite allows central management from one
machine to provide total protection for all PCs in the home. Ideal for families
with several PCs as well as individuals with multiple computers, Kaspersky PURE
Total Security is built on the company’s core of premium protection, impressive
performance, and a cadre of innovative PC tools. Now, with Kaspersky PURE’s unique Home Network
Management, users can protect, manage and monitor every PC in their household
to more comprehensively protect their most valuable digital assets.
PURE Total Security will be formally unveiled tomorrow at the International CES
tradeshow in Las Vegas, and will be available in North American retail and
e-Stores everywhere on January 24th.
PURE Total Security is the Company’s first security product designed specifically
to protect all the PCs in a digital home.
Users responsible for securing multiple PCs on a home network now have a
well-packaged set of tools that’s been built with their needs in mind.
Kaspersky PURE Total Security is ideal for:
Families or couples who own several PCs
Parents who want to ensure their kids remain safe and responsible online
Anyone who wants all the online security they need in a single box
with conveniently managing the safety of multiple PCs, Kaspersky Lab’s new
flagship consumer solution includes a new host of protection features not
available before in Kaspersky Lab products to shield PCs from external attacks,
user errors and data loss.
PURE Total Security uses the features that have made the Company’s core products
– Kaspersky Anti-Virus and Kaspersky Internet Security – the hottest-selling consumer
security software in the U.S. retail market. This includes immediate urgent
updates and standard hourly updates, cloud-enabled scanning, and the strongest
combined reactive and proactive malware detection available today. Kaspersky PURE Total Security will also
include several protection technologies never before bundled in a Kaspersky Lab
Automated File Backup
and Restore Protect
everyone’s irreplaceable digital valuables – music, photos, critical documents,
financial information – from being lost forever. Kaspersky PURE Total Security can run file
backups for the PCs in your home from a single computer, easily storing data on
any external drive or USB, so you can be sure that everyone’s information is
properly maintained and secured.
Integrated Password Management
Password Manager found in Kaspersky PURE Total Security will store each
individual’s log-in passwords in an encrypted digital vault, and then automatically
log you into your favorite websites and applications. Simply remember one master
password, and Kaspersky PURE Total Security takes care of the rest, letting everyone
in your home navigate the web faster and more securely than ever before. If you
want to make your accounts safer than ever, our Password Manager can create strong,
unique passwords on demand.
Powerful Data Encryptionand File Shredder Encrypt
your most sensitive personal information so it’s never vulnerable to anyone
accessing your computer, with or without your consent. When that information is no longer needed, or
if a PC is being discarded, Kaspersky PURE’s File Shredder application
irreversibly wipes information from your system, so it can’t be seen or used by
Central Online Security Management
what our customers have been waiting for – an intuitively easy way to manage
the security of every PC in one’s home from a single PC. And best of all, you
don’t need a degree in network management to make sure everyone is up-to-date,
backed-up and using the Internet safely.
It’s now a breeze with Kaspersky PURE Total Security.
one PC as your “home management control center” and then centrally –
Set security policies for each machine.
Run scans on any PC in your
household to make sure they’re secure.
Performfile and machine backups remotely for everyone to protect all
critical data no matter what machine it sits on.
Fix security issues before they become
problems. Did someone disable their
firewall? Immediately turn it back on without walking across the house.
Administer and monitor parental
so your kids are never outside of your protection, even when they’re out of
Convenientlyrenew and update all security licenses for Kaspersky PURE Total
Security for every machine from one PC.
for Parents like Never Before
combining our latest Parental Control technologies with the remote management
capabilities of Kaspersky PURE Total Security, any “Chief Household Officer” can
now custom-design digital threat protection for the most vulnerable members of
the family – customizable to keep your 6 year-old son and your 16 year-old
daughter safe from digital threats. These
advanced Parental Control technologies inside Kaspersky PURE Total Security
Control over when and
for how long your children can be online, or on the computer at all If
you only want your children to use the Internet between 4:00 and 6:00 PM, or if
you want to make sure nobody stays up late playing video games, Kaspersky PURE’s
Parental Control lets you set your deadlines, so there’s no arguments when time
Limit access to the
Internet, web content, applications, games, or social networks Block
access to objectionable content on the web easier than ever before, and make
sure the latest “shock-craze” application isn’t downloaded onto your child’s PC. You decide when your kids are ready for
advanced computer usage, like online video games or social interactions.
information from being shared Kaspersky
PURE’s parental controls don’t just block the bad content from coming in; we
also block your valuable household information from getting out. Parents can designate private information
that will always be automatically blocked from being shared with the
world. This can prevent your home
address and phone number, for example, from showing up on Facebook, or stop
your child from inadvertently sharing your credit card or social security
number with a cyber-thief.
can now gain unprecedented visibility into their children's instant messaging
and social network chats. Full
transcripts of these online communications can be reviewed, or parents can have
keywords flagged automatically to monitor for profanity or harassment. Certain contacts can be blocked, or only
pre-approved contacts can be allowed at all.
Kaspersky PURE Total Security makes it easy for parents to shine a light
on these tough-to-monitor online interactions, and protect their children from
bullying and inappropriate dialogue.
“As a mother and concerned digital citizen, I’ve
been tracking ways to keep my family safe online for years, and I’ve never seen
a more complete and intuitive offering than Kaspersky PURE Total Security. And it’s coming not a moment too soon. We’ve all read the headlines about
cyber-thieves that steal money from the most vulnerable members of our communities,
and the horrific outcomes of online bullying left unchecked. It’s time to get serious about online
security, and Kaspersky PURE Total Security will give you all the technology
Justin Priestley, Senior
Vice President of Consumer Sales
Kaspersky Lab Americas
“Kaspersky PURE Total
Security is a very big step forward in the way we protect ourselves and our
families as we do more and more in the digital world. An effective and easy to use
home online security solution that can be centrally managed from a single PC has
been long overdue. You can feel confident in the strength of our security, now
with the ease of ensuring the online safety of everyone in your household.”
Kaspersky PURE Total Security - 1-year, 3-user license: $89.95 USD
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