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If you use a computer and have ever searched for an internet security program or antivirus then you will almost certainly have come across the name Kaspersky.
The Russian Security specialist has earned a respectable name in a very short period of time.
As you hopefully know by now, a computer without an antivirus program is much like a bank vault without a door.
Enter Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 – one of the best all-in-one security packages for all types of users.
Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 integrates all the significant programs that can protect your computer from a wide range of external threats.
This is achieved through the inclusion of –
- a robust anti-virus scanner
- a strong firewall
- an anti-spyware scanner
- and parental controls.
The quality of these components has led to Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 winning several awards.
From the moment you install this internet security program on your computer, you will surely find life easier, as well as being protected from virtually all current threats.
Below are some of Kaspersky Internet Security 2009’s features which make is a hot favorite in this competitive market –
- User-friendly graphical interface
This is a feature on which the designers have obviously worked really hard.
Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 has got a very clean and intuitive interface that is easy to navigate.
All it’s features and options are well laid out and this can only help you take care of your computer better.
- Antivirus Program, Spam and Anti-Phishing Program
I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again, you must have an antivirus program installed if you are a Windows user.
Kaspersky’s antivirus component is supported with a huge database (which can also be updated), which makes sure that your computer is safe from all the latest viral infections.
KIS 2009 goes beyond some of the alternative antivirus programs as it is provided with e mail scanner which detects and deletes spam and phishing emails too.
KIS 2009 also introduces Secunia vulnerability scanning, which is one of it’s best features.
KIS 2009 scans all the applications that are installed on your computer to let you know about the vulnerable programs and by removing those applications you can enhance the security parameters of your computer.
This makes KIS 2009 far more advanced than some other basic antivirus programs that you could get elsewhere.
- Robust Firewall
Having an alternative firewall to the default Windows one is always beneficial.
Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 offers its users robust Firewall protection against many different types of rogue applications and programs.
KIS 2009 also allows its users to customize the settings of the Firewall as per their own individual requirements.
- Proactive defense tool and Parental Control
If standard antivirus programs are meant to protect your system from standard viruses then KIS 2009 features its Proactive defense tool which detects any king of suspicious activity on your computer and terminates such applications.
Parental Control features enable you to customize the settings of your computer to ensure a safe browsing environment for your kids.
The Kaspersky brand is highly popular because they ensure a high level of trust in the minds of their users when it comes to protecting their computers for any viral threats such as rootkits, spam, malware and adware.
Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 is extremely worthy of your money and is undoubtedly one the best options available on the market today.