Kaspersky Lab Named 'Best Antivirus Software' at PC.com Readers’ Choice Awards

02 May 2012
Product news

Kaspersky Lab, a leading developer of secure content and threat management solutions, announces that it has won the ‘Best Antivirus Software’ award from leading Malaysian ICT magazine PC.com for the fourth consecutive year.

The PC.com Readers’ Choice award is voted upon by readers and recognizes the users’ favorite vendors in all areas of IT. Commenting on the award Harry Cheung, Managing Director of Kaspersky Lab APAC, said: “Malaysian consumers have embraced Kaspersky security solutions and their continued support inspires our brand to keep improving in terms of protection, accuracy of detection, speed, user-friendliness and more by combining the power of the cloud and the PC with hybrid protection. We do this so that our users are always protected against threats and so that we will always be their number one choice.”

Kaspersky Lab currently holds approximately 60% of the personal information technology software market in Malaysia and is looking to increase its market share in 2012.  According to Mr. Selva Rajan, the publisher of PC.com magazine, the recognition comes as no surprise. Kaspersky Lab is famed for its impressive performance in delivering cyber protection and has built up a strong base of dedicated and appreciative users who have voted it as their ‘Best Antivirus Software’ for the fourth consecutive year. 

“Congratulations to Kaspersky Lab on its achievements in meeting the needs and demands of Malaysian consumers when it comes to antivirus software.  Kaspersky’s commitment to achieving its goal of being the region’s top security solution is one that other brands should emulate,” said Selva Rajan.  

About PC.com

PC.com is the most established Malaysian-based consumer tech magazine, aiming to be the premier source for the local ICT industry and bridging the gap between consumers and the industry. The magazine covers topics from product reviews, tech news, latest gadget previews, gaming, photography and enterprise news.

About Kaspersky Lab

Kaspersky Lab is a leading developer of secure content and threat management systems and the world’s largest privately held vendor of software security products. The company is ranked among the world’s top four vendors of security solutions for endpoint users*. Throughout its 15-year history Kaspersky Lab has remained an innovator in IT security and provides effective solutions for both businesses and homes. The company currently operates in almost 200 countries across the globe, providing protection for over 300 million users worldwide. Learn more at www.kaspersky.com.

*The company was rated fourth in the IDC rating Worldwide Endpoint Security Revenue by Vendor, 2010. The rating was published in the IDC report Worldwide IT Security Products 2011-2015 Forecast and 2010 Vendor Shares – December 2011. The report ranked software vendors according to earnings from sales of endpoint security solutions in 2010.

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