SOURCE: BitDefender


June 25, 2009 09:03 ET

BitDefender Security for Mail Servers Voted Second Runner-up in's Readers' Choice Awards

Readers of Leading Windows Security Site Vote BitDefender in One of the Top Placements in Email Antivirus Category

BUCHAREST, ROMANIA--(Marketwire - June 25, 2009) - BitDefender®, an award-winning provider of innovative anti-malware security solutions, announced today that BitDefender Security for Mail Servers has been voted second runner-up in the Readers' Choice Awards in the Email Antivirus category.

Designed for Windows or UNIX-based mail servers, BitDefender Security for Mail Servers brings together proactive antivirus, antispyware, antispam, antiphishing, content and attachment filtering technologies to secure the mail traffic of companies and Service Providers. Thanks to its compatibility with most major mail platforms, the solution offers companies reliable protection against newly emerging malware and attempts to steal confidential and valuable data.

"We are excited to place in's Readers' Choice Awards," said Vince Hwang, BitDefender's global director of product delivery. "At BitDefender, we constantly strive to build the best product possible for our customers. We believe that the true test of how well we are doing is direct feedback from the readers, and actual end users of our products, such as BitDefender Security for Mail Servers. This award proves that we are achieving our ultimate goal: to satisfy our customers' security needs with solutions that deliver superior protection and usability." conducts monthly polls to discover which product is preferred by Network Security administrators in a particular category of third party network security solutions. The awards draw a huge response per category and are based entirely on the visitors' votes. visitors can submit their votes for the current Readers' Award poll in the site's left-hand bar.

"Our Readers' Choice Awards give visitors to our site the opportunity to vote for the products they view as the very best in their respective category," said Sean Buttigieg, manager. " users are specialists in their field who encounter various network security solutions at the workplace. The award serves as a mark of excellence, providing the ultimate recognition from peers within the industry."

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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. 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.

About ( is a Microsoft Windows Security resource site. It is the leading Windows Security site, attracting over 440,000 Security administrators and specialists a month. The site provides the latest Windows Security Services, articles and tutorials by leading Windows Security experts, message boards, software listings and product reviews. forms part of a group of sites run by TechGenix Ltd., including -- a comprehensive Windows Networking resource site;, a Microsoft Exchange Server resource site;, a Server Based Computing resource site and, a Microsoft ISA Server resource site.