McLean, VA May 7, 2013 Commtouch® (NASDAQ: CTCH), a leading provider of Internet security technology and cloud-based services, today announced that NETGEARÂ®, Inc. (NASDAQGM: NTGR) (www.NETGEAR.com), a global networking company that delivers innovative products to consumers, businesses and service providers, has integrated Commtouch Antivirus into its network-attached storage (NAS) products for small and medium businesses as well as enterprises. With this latest upgrade of the popular ReadyNASÂ®, NETGEAR offers companies an advanced and easy-to use solution for centralizing, securing and controlling access to their digital assets.
Out of the box, the Commtouch Antivirus solution which includes a high-performance AV engine and cloud-based detection services met the requirements for minimal resource consumption and maximum detection of viruses within an embedded operating system. Thanks to its heuristics capabilities, Commtouch Antivirus is able to detect all threats, and specifically zero day viruses with a very small footprint. NETGEAR allows its customers to safely share, backup and recover files using its NAS solution.
"As a leader in the NAS industry, NETGEAR wanted to offer a solution beyond your typical AV subscription. Every ReadyNAS ships with Anti-Viruses embedded in the device, free of charge for our users," said Davin Oishi, senior product line manager for NETGEAR Storage. â€œSecurity is a key factor in offering efficient NAS solutions. With Commtouch Antivirus, we can provide our customers with state-of-the art protection from both known and new viruses, Trojans and other malware threats.â€
"Network-attached storage is playing an increasingly important role in the network infrastructure of SMBs and enterprises alike," said Shlomi Yanai, CEO at Commtouch. "Antivirus solution is designed to combine high detection levels with low resource requirements. NETGEAR's™ selection of Commtouch as the provider of antivirus technology for their NAS solutions shows that our solutions are a perfect fit for this fast-growing market."
NETGEAR (NASDAQGM: NTGR) is a global networking company that delivers innovative products to consumers, businesses and service providers. For consumers, the company makes high performance, dependable and easy to use home networking, storage and digital media products to connect people with the Internet and their content and devices. For businesses, NETGEAR provides networking, storage and security solutions without the cost and complexity of big IT. The company also supplies top service providers with retail proven, whole home solutions for their customers. NETGEAR products are built on a variety of proven technologies such as wireless, Ethernet and Powerline, with a focus on reliability and ease-of-use. NETGEAR products are sold in approximately 35,000 retail locations around the globe, and through approximately 41,000 value-added resellers. The company's™ headquarters are in San Jose, Calif., with additional offices in over 25 countries. NETGEAR is an ENERGY STARÂ® partner. More information is available at www.NETGEAR.com or by calling (408) 907-8000. Connect with NETGEAR at twitter.com/NETGEAR and www.facebook.com/NETGEAR.
CYREN is a leading provider of cloud-based security solutions that deliver powerful protection through global data intelligence. Regardless of the device or its location, CYREN’s easily deployed Web, Email, and AntiMalware products deliver uncompromising protection in both embedded and security-as-a-service deployments. Organizations rely on CYREN’s cloud-based threat detection and proactive security analytics to provide up-to-date spam classifications, URL categorization and malware detection services. The CYREN GlobalView™ cloud security platform leverages Recurrent Pattern Detection™ technologies to protect more than 550 million users in 190 countries. CYREN is traded on the NASDAQ Capital Market and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) under the trading symbol “CYRN.” Visit the CYREN GlobalView Security Center or go to www.CYREN.com.
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