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Integrated AVG security solution one of the first to offer comprehensive protection for Windows Vista

Newark, Notts - April 17, 2007 – AVG UK & Ireland, the official business partner of GRISOFT, the makers of AVG internet security software, today released an update to its AVG Internet Security solution enabling users to fully enjoy all the features and benefits of AVG protection for the Windows Vista environment. This update includes a completely redesigned AVG Firewall component, which is one of the first to take advantage of the entire network filtering benefits offered by Microsoft’s new Windows Filtering Platform (WFP).

AVG Internet Security 7.5 offers Vista users the most comprehensive protective tools to safeguard computers and sensitive data. The simple and unified user interface of AVG Internet Security combines antivirus, anti-spyware, firewall and anti-spam defences.

This complete security solution includes an easy, integrated interface, free 24/7 customer support and an all-in-one security application that doesn’t slow down computer performance with excessive or duplicate data scanning. With comprehensive remote administration tools, AVG Internet Security also offers great value for workstation protection in small and medium-sized businesses.

“Our developers had been working with Microsoft prior to the Vista launch to ensure product compatibility throughout the new security infrastructure, and to design the best user experience possible,” explains Larry Bridwell, Global Security Strategist of GRISOFT. “We are excited to offer another AVG security product to protect Windows Vista PCs against a broad portfolio of Internet threats, including targeted and untargeted hacker attacks.”

AVG Internet Security 7.5 for Microsoft Vista is immediately available on the AVG website, www.avguk.com, and via its extensive network of channel sales partners. AVG Anti-Virus Professional Edition and AVG Anti-Malware have already been available for Windows Vista. Earlier this year, AVG Anti-Virus received Checkmark certification on Windows Vista Business Edition from West Coast Labs, Additionally, AVG Anti-Virus received Virus Bulletin’s VB 100 award for tests completed on Windows Vista.

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About AVG UK & Ireland
www.avguk.com

AVG UK & Ireland, based in Newark, Notts, is an innovator in value for network antivirus solutions with sole responsibility for sales and marketing of the Grisoft AVG product family in the region. AVG UK & Ireland provides advanced information security software which is supported by one of the most accessible technical helpdesks in the industry. Its flagship product, AVG Internet Security provides home office PC users and small business networks with comprehensive protection against viruses, spyware, spam, hackers and phishing attacks. Its portfolio now includes AVG Anti-Virus and AVG Anti-Malware home office and network editions. Other small office products include AVG plus Firewall and AVG Anti-Spyware while File, Email, SBS and Linux Email Server versions are available for medium-sized and enterprise business networks. AVG provides a personal service for four million users across the UK and Ireland.

About GRISOFT
www.grisoft.com

GRISOFT is a leading provider of antivirus, firewall protection and security solutions for consumers and SMEs. It is one of the fastest growing companies in the industry with more than 50 million protected computers around the world.

Established in 1991, GRISOFT employs some of the world’s leading experts in antivirus software, specifically in the areas of virus analysis and detection, software development, and antivirus support. GRISOFT award-winning products are distributed globally through resellers and the Internet as well as via AVG Anti-Virus Software Developer’s Kit (SDK) to interested partners.

For further information:

Paul Shlackman, BondPR, +44 1628 673007, paul@bondpr.com


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