Vexira Antivirus For Linux Protects BlueCom AS, A Leading Broadband ISP In Norway From Email Viruses

MEDINA, Ohio August 23, 2004 Central Command®, a leading provider of Linux®, FreeBSD, and OpenBSD antivirus solutions announced today that BlueCom AS, a leading broadband Internet service provider (ISP) in Norway, has selected Vexira® Antivirus for Linux to protect its email infrastructure against worms, viruses, trojans, and other malicious programs.

BlueCom, headquartered in Oslo, Norway, is focused on providing a wide set of products and services to both corporate and residential customers in the Norwegian market. The company’s core focus is to distribute xDSL broadband access.

“BlueCom is one of the leading broadband service providers in Norway and our customers demand from us quality products for secure and reliable use of the Internet. After prolonged and extensive testing we selected Vexira Antivirus for our large scale email virus scanning towards the consumer market. We provide our customers with reliable, high quality online services and by adding Vexira we are increasing our value to our existing and future broadband customers,” said Harald Baardseth, Product Manager of BlueCom.

Vexira Antivirus is an enterprise-class antivirus solution developed to eliminate the email virus problem with its resilient and dependable operation. It is supported 24/7/365 by knowledgeable support staff familiar with large-scale email installations.

Features of Vexira Antivirus include:

* Virus scans all in-bound and out-bound email
* Processes high volumes of email
* Configurable warning notifications to sender, recipient or postmaster
* Heuristic virus detection
* Full automatic update of scan engine and virus definition file
* Detection of malformed messages

Supported Linux x86 (IA32) platforms: Redhat, Red Flag, SuSE, Debian, Gentoo, Mandrake, Slackware

“Vexira Antivirus for Linux offers BlueCom the ability to increase the value of their company to there customers. Our pre-sales and post-sales services are developed to support large scale, high performance global operations where email is a mission-critical component. We are extremely proud that large ISP’s around the world are making Vexira the recommended antivirus solution of choice,” said Keith Peer CEO, Central Command Inc.

Vexira Antivirus for Mail servers starts at $299.95, and a free trial version may be downloaded from ( or obtained by contacting Central Command at +1-330 723-2062.

About Central Command: A leader in the anti-virus industry, Central Command, Inc., a privately held company, serves home PC users and industrial, financial, government, education, healthcare and service firms with virus protection software, services, and information. The company services customers in over 104 countries and is headquartered in Medina, Ohio. Visit Central Command at ( or call 1-330 723-2062 for more information.

About BlueCom AS: BlueCom is one of the leading Broadband ISP in Norway. The company provides a wide set of products and services to both corporate and residential customers in the Norwegian market. BlueCom values it’s customers above all and since its start in 1997 a rapid growth has been secured through satisfied customers and their “word of mouth”. The company’s core focus is to distribute xDSL broadband access, but typically complimentary products such as web hosting, domain registration and administration, security, IP-telephony and content are also important value drivers. The company’s headquarter is situated in Oslo. BlueCom has a highly skilled nationwide network of sales representatives, resellers and distributors serving corporate customers such as Statoil, Siemens and Aker/Kvaerner, as well as hotel and store chains with numerous subsidiaries all over the country. Bluecom demands high standards from their suppliers to be able to continuously deliver superior products and services to its customers. This is secured through partners such as Telia, Telenor, Global Crossing, Alcatel and Siemens. (

Central Command, and Vexira are trademarks of Central Command, Inc. LINUX® is a registered trademark of Linus Torvalds. All other trademarks, trade names, and products referenced herein are property of their respective owners.

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