SOURCE: BitDefender


July 12, 2010 09:00 ET

BitDefender Announces BitMoms Online Safety Community

Social Networking Website Focuses on Children and Families

BUCHAREST, ROMANIA--(Marketwire - July 12, 2010) -  BitDefender®, an award-winning provider of innovative internet security solutions, today announced the launch of, an online community focused on promoting internet safety for children and families. Powered by BitDefender, BitMoms serves as a hub for conversations on internet safety topics, as well as online safety news.

BitMoms community members will find monthly article postings, focusing on topics ranging from secure online shopping to photo sharing. These monthly articles are researched by BitDefender security experts and posted exclusively in the BitMoms' content library. New blogs and videos are uploaded several times per week -- created by Chief BitMom Leticia Barr, of, and BitMoms community members. BitDefender encourages all mothers, regardless of their experience using the internet, to visit Members have the opportunity to engage in daily conversation about motherhood and online safety, as well as blog about their own experiences.

"As a mom of two, tech expert and educator I am proud to serve as BitDefender's Chief BitMom and blogger," said Barr. "With, we're really trying to provide a constructive place for moms to go, to talk about the issues we experience as part of our daily digital lives as well as a place to gather information, industry news and helpful tips to keep our families safe online."

This year, BitMoms will be attending BlogHer 2010, Blogalicious, and the Type-A-Mom Conference.

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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