Viruses will eventually threaten all Internet users, and for many these threats will be frequent and severe. By clicking on a link on an unknown website, playing a video sent by a friend via email, or downloading a game, a user can invite a virus into their computer system. Businesses who fall victim to a computer virus will see a dramatic decrease in productivity due to company downtime, and will experience a decline in customer confidence following a network security breach.
Some viruses are little more than a nuisance, but others are complex codes designed to destroy the contents of your hard drive after transmitting your important information and financial data to the virus's programmer. Without the best anti-virus protection to shield you from these viruses, you open yourself, your company, and your customers to identity theft and thousands of dollars in damage and replacement costs.
The best anti-virus protection does not wait until a virus has revealed itself, but instead proactively searches it out and destroys it. Kaspersky offers a sophisticated anti-virus solution that can penetrate layers of encryption coded into viruses and destroy the threat to your system before critical damage is caused.
Kaspersky Lab's anti-virus and Internet security software is award winning, continually ranking above its competitors in reviews and independent tests of anti-virus software. Kaspersky's software has a higher virus detection rate than competitors, at 98.86%. Competing anti-virus software provides users with only 88.85% protection. Kaspersky provides users with an unmatched 664 updates each month to ensure the greatest level of anti-virus protection possible.
Kaspersky Labs offers a number of features the competitors do not, making it the best anti-virus protection money can buy. Features such as real-time scanning of Internet traffic, automatic hourly updates, system monitoring for unusual behavior, and disinfection after attacks set Kaspersky Labs apart from other leading anti-virus software providers. Additionally, Kaspersky products are customizable, and enable users to alter the appearance of the interface and vary the scans based on user activity.
Providing an industry-leading Internet threat response time, and the largest number of features on the market, Kaspersky's solution is the best anti-virus protection currently available.
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Christopher works full time as an Security Consultant at Lexan Systems L.L.C.
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