F-Secure has released the latest edition of its security software suite.The company said that the Internet Security 2010 release would give improved protection with a smaller software footprint. F-Secure estimates that the new version of Internet Security runs 60 percent faster with 70 percent less memory than the previous version.Other features in the new security suite include the a new user interface, the ability to automatically diagnose and remove possible threats and a new Exploit Shield feature to help prevent attacks targeting application vulnerabilities."F-Secure has now responded with an improved overall experience including major performance gains and a great new user interface,"At the same time we provide even better security with innovative new features like Browsing Protection. The result is a security product that sets new standard in safe use of the computer and the Internet.”Reducing the installation and memory requirements of security software has become a trend within the industry recently. Vendors such as Trend Micro have cited customer feedback and the emergence of web services with helping to keep footprints down.
Issue: 342 | September 2015