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Release date- 17122013 -
With CIS installed, users can easily switch from their regular desktop to a fully virtual environment before venturing online, protecting their real system from many vulnerabilities caused by inadvertently downloading out-of-date software.
A study carried out by AV-TEST over a period of ten years indicates that Acrobat Reader and Adobe Flash, and all versions of Java are together responsible for a total of 66 percent of the vulnerabilities in Windows systems exploited by malware. Such weaknesses enable Trojans and other forms of malware to invade PC systems. According to AV-TEST, 'Users who rarely update their software and use insufficient security software have virtually no chance when faced with specially prepared malware.'
'Cyber criminals are constantly developing malware to take advantage of new vulnerabilities in software.' said
Comodo Internet Security creates a highly protective shield against viruses and malware through its innovative 'Default Deny Protection' system. The software uses a combination of firewall, antivirus, host intrusion prevention, automatic sandboxing and behavior analysis technologies to quickly and accurately identify safe, unsafe and questionable files. While the core CIS software is identical across all versions, the paid versions are differentiated with additional services such as live support, online storage and encryption of Wi-Fi connections at public hotspots.
To download Comodo Internet Security, complete with the Virtual Kiosk, visit:
To view the full AV-TEST Study: Adobe & Java Make Windows Insecure, visit:
Comodo recently earned the only 100% Protection Rating among free security providers by AV-Test.org. To view the complete details of Comodo's AV-Test.org scores, visit:
The overall test results for all participants can be found here.
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