Agnitum, developer of highly-rated PC security solutions since 1999, is pleased to announce that Outpost Pro 7.5 has received high scores for malware detection/blocking and intrusion prevention capabilities in the latest tests conducted by the leading test labs at Virus Bulletin, PC Magazine and Matousec.com. The enhanced proactive protection delivered by Outpost Pro 7.5 ensures bullet-proof defenses against malicious software, viruses, Trojans, rootkits, and other Internet threats.
Maxim Korobtsev, Agnitum’s R&D Director, says: "We are proud to deliver our latest high-performance, fully-functional security solutions to best protect our customers against the latest threats. Outpost Pro 7.5 products now cover a very wide range of threats to users’ PC security, both known and unknown, without impacting system performance.”
Outpost Pro 7.5 achievements include:
- Excellent malware blocking
According to the latest PC Magazine review, Outpost Pro 7.5 received the best scores for rootkits and malware blocking. Outpost Pro's 7.5 blocking capabilities beat out most of the competing products, including Avast!, AVG, BitDefender, Kaspersky, and McAfee.
- Top scores in preemptive protection
In the Matousec.com Proactive Security Challenge in July 2011, Outpost Pro 7.5 confirmed its excellent preemptive protection by scoring 97 % (144 out of 148 points) against new/unknown threats, spying tests and targeted deactivation attempts.
- 7th VB100 in a row for Outpost malware detection
With the latest Virus Bulletin tests carried out in June on Windows Server 2008 R2, Outpost Pro proved once again that it delivers effective virus protection for all currently-used Windows operating systems. This result means Agnitum has joined the shortlist of only nine companies that have achieved VB100 certification 7 times or more in a row.
New Outpost Pro 7.5
Released on June 15, 2011, Outpost Pro 7.5 – Performance Edition (agnitum.com/products) comprises three products - Outpost Security Suite Pro, Outpost Firewall Pro and Outpost Antivirus Pro. Featuring high-speed performance with minimal system resource consumption, Outpost Pro 7.5 detected and blocked a very high percentage of new threats in all the above-noted tests.
Founded in 1999, Agnitum Ltd. (agnitum.com) has been committed to delivering and supporting high-quality, easy to use security software for over a decade. Agnitum's commercial solutions for the home market are Outpost Firewall Pro and Outpost Antivirus Pro, securing personal and family desktops; and Outpost Security Suite — an all-in-one Internet security solution. Dedicated to global e-security Agnitum also offers the free versions of Outpost Firewall and Outpost Security Suite to secure users' system, network connections and critical data.