SOURCE: BitDefender


June 23, 2010 08:59 ET

BitDefender Announces Availability of Beta 2 for BitDefender Total Security

Users Invited to Download and Experience New Features and Product Improvements

BUCHAREST, ROMANIA--(Marketwire - June 23, 2010) -  BitDefender®, an award-winning provider of innovative security solutions, today announced the immediate availability of the second Beta version of BitDefender Total Security 2011. This early look at the next version of BitDefender's premier security product is available for download at

The Beta 2 version of the product includes new features previously unavailable in Beta 1, including an exclusive Remote Parental Control. This feature enables parents to remotely manage and restrict access via the Parental Control settings for each Windows Account on their PC, and access the Parental Control option in their BitDefender account at

This updated version also boasts improvements over the last Beta version, including:

  • The BitDefender Home Network Management adds the ability to manage BitDefender installed on other PCs in your network.
  • The performance level detection in the Performance Optimizer now includes easy-to-understand information on operating system requirements, scan speeds and the last hard drive defrag.
  • The On-Demand Scan Wizard is more precise, with more accurate scan time estimates.

BitDefender invites users to download this newest version and be a part of making BitDefender the most customizable, user-friendly way to protect your PC. 

For users who already have the beta kit installed, the automatic product update will install the latest files and upgrade the beta 1 files to the beta 2 version.

About BitDefender®
BitDefender is the creator of one of the industry's fastest and most effective lines of internationally certified security software. Since its inception in 2001, BitDefender has continued to raise the bar and set new standards in proactive threat prevention, emerging as the industry's anti-malware innovator. Every day, BitDefender protects tens of millions of home and corporate users across the globe -- giving them the peace of mind of knowing that their digital experiences will be secure. BitDefender solutions are distributed by a global network of value-added distribution and reseller partners in more than 100 countries worldwide. More information about BitDefender and its products are available at the company's security solutions press room. Additionally, BitDefender's provides background and the latest updates on security threats helping users stay informed in the everyday battle against malware.

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