Computer Associates’ eTrust EZ Antivirus Earns ICSA Labs Certification for 100% Detection of In-The-Wild Viruses

ISLANDIA, N.Y., July 5 /PRNewswire/ — Computer Associates International, Inc. (CA) announced today that eTrust EZ Antivirus for Windows 98/ME, Windows NT Workstation, and Windows 2000 Professional have received ICSA Labs Anti-Virus Scanning certification, endorsing the product’s ability to reduce the security risks caused by viruses and other damaging malware. eTrust EZ Antivirus is one of several solutions offered by, a web-based storefront for small office and home users.

Established in 1992, the ICSA Labs ( certification is recognized as a consistent and accurate means of ensuring antivirus solutions meet industry-established criteria for addressing the risks associated with dangerous malicious code and virus attacks. Participant vendor solutions are tested for detection of 100% of “in-the-wild” viruses to earn the logo certification. To keep pace with the ever-changing world of virus protection, certified solutions are tested against the criteria continually throughout the year.

“We are delighted that ICSA Labs has certified eTrust EZ Antivirus, thereby validating its effectiveness and providing an independent assurance to our customers,” said Brian Bigley, senior vice president,, CA. “CA is committed to delivering quality solutions that meet the real-world challenges of virus protection where second-best cannot be tolerated.” Based on the same industrial-strength technology used by corporations and government agencies worldwide, eTrust EZ Antivirus protects personal computer users against destructive viruses, Trojans, and zombie attacks. As a part of the recently announced eTrust EZ Armor suite of personal security solutions available from, eTrust EZ Antivirus is an easy-to-use and affordable product, backed by the global leader of Internet security solutions.

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Computer Associates International, Inc. (NYSE: CA) delivers The Software That Manages eBusiness. CA’s world-class solutions address all aspects of eBusiness process management, information management, and infrastructure management in six focus areas: enterprise management, security, storage, eBusiness transformation and integration, portal and knowledge management, and predictive analysis and visualization. Founded in 1976, CA serves organizations in more than 100 countries, including 99 percent of the Fortune 500 companies. For more information, visit

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