BUCHAREST, ROMANIA--(Marketwire - Jul 31, 2012) - Bitdefender®, the award-winning provider of innovative antivirus solutions, has launched Sphere 2013, bringing next-generation technology and all-around security to an unlimited number of PCs, Macs, laptops, and mobile devices in your home.
Bitdefender Sphere 2013 now features compatibility with Windows 8, includes Bitdefender Safepay™, the secured browser to keep online transactions private and secure, and anti-theft capabilities through Total Security 2013.
Sphere 2013 comes with the world's most accurate antivirus engine and a whole host of new features that have already won the company a PC Mag Editor's Choice award among other accolades. Bitdefender Safepay™, the most powerful addition to Sphere 2013, utilizes a secured browser for an impenetrable connection on public wireless connections and includes a virtual keyboard so no hacker can read your keystrokes.
Sphere 2013 features a new online dashboard that offers both ease of use and iron-clad security. Anti-Theft lets you lock, wipe, or locate missing devices remotely. While protecting all your devices, Sphere also allows you to share and store files with Bitdefender Safebox™, protecting it with encryption so sophisticated that nobody but you could ever possibly read it. The new Parental Control feature now allows consumers to restrict web access to certain hours, and easily monitor your kid's online activities -- even on Facebook.
"In the past year, Bitdefender has won widespread accolades and awards as we've shot ahead of the industry in securing computers and mobile devices," said Product Manager Catalina Albisteanu. "Now, we've just launched our 2013 generation of products, pulling even further into the lead. All of that innovation and more is wrapped up in one comprehensive package for complete defense in Bitdefender Sphere 2013."
Bitdefender is the creator of one of the world's fastest and most effective lines of internationally certified internet security software. Since 2001, the company has been an industry pioneer, introducing and developing award-winning protection. Today, Bitdefender technology secures the digital experience of around 400 million home and corporate users across the globe.
Recently, the company won a range of key independent recommendations in the US, UK and across Europe, including ConsumerSearch, Stiftung Warentest and Taenk. Bitdefender antivirus technology has also finished top in leading industry tests from both AV Test and AV-Comparatives. More information about Bitdefender's antivirus products is available from the company's security solutions press room. Additionally, Bitdefender publishes the HOTforSecurity blog, a sizzling blend of steamy computer security stories and stimulating visuals that spotlights the seedy underworld of internet fraud, scams, malicious software -- and gossip.