Wanadoo Forges Alliance With Panda Software to Offer Clients Antivirus Protection and Advanced Security Options

Clients of the Internet access and online service provider can now protect their computers with Panda solutions and access the most useful security content provided by the company at http://seguridad.wanadoo.es/

Panda Software and Wanadoo Spain, member of the France Telecom group, have reached an agreement which will give the ISP’s ADSL and online service users the chance to subscribe to three outstanding solutions to protect their computers: Titanium Antivirus 2004, Panda Antivirus Platinum 7.0 and Platinum Internet Security.

According to José Mar?­a Hern??ndez, VP International Expansion at Panda Software, this alliance with Wanadoo Spain is part of the company’s Internet strategy aimed at helping as many users as possible protect their computers from viruses and intruders. “An alliance with a company the stature of Wanadoo Spain helps bring us closer to our goals, and encourages us to continue in our quest to eradicate the IT security treats of the 21st Century,” explains Hern??ndez.

Thanks to this initiative, clients of Wanadoo Spain can download and subscribe to the Panda Software solutions mentioned above either through the company’s new security website (http://seguridad.wanadoo.es/) or by contacting customer services. All the solutions include 24h tech support and daily updates and are sold under the names listed below.

– Antivirus PC (Titanium 2004), which includes the most advanced antivirus technology for Internet and e-mail, with maximum speed and resource use. It updates automatically and is purpose-built for users that want an effective, easy to use solution.

– Antivirus PC + Firewall (Platinum 7.0), designed for the specific protection needs of professionals and small businesses. It includes an antivirus and firewall in a single product, and has a script blocking feature to deal with new viruses.

– Complete Security Pack (Platinum Internet Security), another solution for businesses and professionals that offers complete armoring of computers and the data they contain. This solution integrates antivirus protection with defense against hackers, spam, spyware and other Internet threats and includes a Web access control feature.

Wanadoo ADSL clients will benefit from three months free subscription to any of the products mentioned above, and without having to pay any initial contract fees.

At http://seguridad.wanadoo.es/, Wanadoo Spain also offers users a wide range of content provided by Panda Software, such as news on the latest malicious code detected, constantly updated information about the more than 60,000 viruses in existence, and an update on the viruses causing most infections at any given moment. Also available on the website are a series of applications developed by Panda Software such as the Virusometer, indicating in real-time the level of virus alert, the Interactive Infection Map and Panda ActiveScan, the free online virus scanner. The information and tools provided combine to give Wanadoo clients up-to-minute information on viruses and intruders to ensure they stay out of the reach of viruses.
About Wanadoo Spain

Wanadoo Spain (), a market leading Internet service provider in Spain, is part of the France Telecom group. It offers a wide range of Internet access products, including free connection, flat rate, ADSL broadband access, and provides other online services through a suite of portals and websites.

About Panda Software

Panda Software (), a world leader in virus and intrusion prevention, offers unrivalled proactive security solutions for all types of users, from the largest corporations through small and medium-sized companies to home users. Its corporate products offer hassle-free automatic and centralized administration and provide network-wide protection, via multi-layer security technology, to ensure uniform protection across the enterprise, from remote users and workstations to mail gateways and internal and perimeter servers. Panda Software’s solutions have received awards and quality certifications from the sector’s most widely-respected organizations, including ICSA Labs and Checkmark and its commitment to customer service, innovative products, and the pioneering concept of 24h-365d tech support have revolutionized the IT security industry.

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