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Norman Announces New Version of Norman Virus Control version 5.7

  • 12 December, 2003 13:59

<p>Norman ASA, a world leader in data security, announced today the release of its newest antivirus program, Norman Virus Control version 5.7.</p>
<p>Norman is represented in Australia by Capital Security Solutions <>.</></p>
<p>Mr Mark Karpinski, managing director of Capital Security Solutions said, “Norman Virus Control version 5.7 has been enhanced making it easier to use and thereby more effective in the continuous fight against malware”.</p>
<p>“In Norman Virus Control version 5.7 a new module called Norman Cleaning Module (NCM) is implemented in the on-access and on-demand scanners. NCM is transparent to the user and performs a clean-up after a complex virus infection, where the virus has made registry changes, for example,” Mr Karpinski said.</p>
<p>“Depending on the viral process, the need for additional fixes is reduced because of the automated cleaning process. Thus, the time it will take to recover from virus infections is drastically reduced.”</p>
<p>Another major enhancement is the new version of Norman Internet Protection (NIP), which has a new and more user-friendly interface making it easier to use. This includes an improved connectivity approach to further enhance interoperability with proxy-based applications that uses email functions like personal spam filters, without risking any conflicts between the programs.</p>
<p>Norman Virus Control version 5.7 also includes further enhancements to Norman's patent pending technology Norman SandBox v2, making it even more advanced in its ability to detect new and unknown malware.</p>
<p>Mr Karpinski said the second generation Norman SandBox has vast improvements over the previous version. “The simulation of networks and improved detection of advanced Win32 worms will help detection of unknown viruses and worms before anyone has described or analysed them, protecting customers at an earlier stage than ever before.”</p>
About Norman Data Defense Systems</p>
<p>Norman Data Defense Systems is one of the world's leading companies within
the field of information security. Norman Data Defense Systems offershigh-quality products and services within the areas of risk analysis, virus
control, personal firewall, encryption, data recovery, data erasure and
computer forensic. Today, there are more than 12 million users of Norman
Data Defense Systems's products worldwide. Norman Data Defense Systems has 220 employees and is represented by subsidiaries and strategic alliances in
USA, Europe and Asia. Capital Security Solutions Pty Ltd based in Wantirna, Melbourne is the exclusive Australian distributor of all Norman Data Security software.</p>
<p>Press Enquiries:</p>
<p>Mr Mark Karpinski, Managing Director, Capital Security Solutions Pty Ltd, Suite 503 Knox Office Tower, 425 Burwood Highway, Wantirna South 3152. Tel: (03) 9801 0100. Facsimile: (03) 9801 0800. Email:</p>
<p>Issued on behalf of Capital Security Solutions Pty Ltd by WMC Public Relations. Contact Ray McWilliams on Tel: (03) 9803 2588. Fax: (03) 9803 1890.

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