By Andrew Gould 26 November 2008


Kaspersky Internet Security 2009, the all-in-one ­security solution from the ­famous Russian software company that offers a ­worry-free ­computing environment for you and your family.

Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 comes with just about everything you need for a safe and secure Internet ­experience, without feeling like your computer is telling you what to do.

The 2009 suite protects your PC in all sorts of ways. Starting off with the essential protection your PC needs. This includes protection from all types of malware and ­spyware. Kaspersky 2009 also scans files, email ­messages and Internet traffic. It protects instant ­messengers (ICQ, MSN) and will update automatically.

Kaspersky gives ­extended protection using a two-way personal firewall and safe WiFi and VPN ­connections. Kaspersky also helps prevent trouble by scanning your operating ­system and applications for vulnerabilities. The price of a 1-user license is R299 and a 3-user license is R399.

Its fairly light on system resources, re-scans are speedy and it automatically checks for systems vulnerability.
The spam filter is underwhelming, reports are ambiguous and installation a hassle.

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