May 16, 2007 10:57 ET

eEye Consumers Download Over 13,000 Copies of Blink Personal

ALISO VIEJO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 16, 2007 -- In the first 45 days after eEye Digital Security announced its free edition of Blink® Personal Internet Security, more than 13,000 consumers have given the software a trial run, making it the most popular product download in company history. Blink Personal Internet Security includes anti-virus, anti-spyware, personal firewall, and host vulnerability assessment at no cost to consumers and home office users.

A leading developer of system security software, eEye Digital Security provides unified client security and vulnerability management tools designed from the ground up for superior protection and performance, safeguarding individuals' and companies' critical systems and confidential information.

Blink Personal is the first Internet security solution to build multiple protection layers into a small, single agent that transcends the typical 'bloatware' of today's client security. It protects users' systems and personal information with:

--  Intrusion prevention and system protection from remote attacks
--  Detection of missing patches for applications and the operating system
--  Detection of configuration issues that lower system security
--  Multiple Anti-virus engines, including protection from unknown 'zero-
    day' attacks
--  Spyware and adware detection and removal
--  Anti-Phishing and Identity-theft attempt prevention
--  System and Application firewalls to control remote access to your
"Blink Personal is the first Internet security solution to expose system and application flaws that usually go under the radar," said Sean Martin, CISSP®, Director of Marketing. "With its small footprint, Blink Personal includes all the protection a consumer will ever need while allowing for new features to be added incrementally without additional cost."

Available as a 1-year subscription for personal or home office use in North America, Blink Personal can be downloaded by visiting

About eEye Digital Security®

eEye Digital Security is the innovative leader in vulnerability and security research, providing security solutions that help businesses and users protect their systems and intellectual property from compromise. eEye enables secure computing through world-renowned research and innovative technology, supplying some of the world's largest businesses with an integrated and research-driven vulnerability assessment, intrusion prevention, and client security solution. eEye's customers represent the largest deployments of vulnerability assessment and prevention technology in the private and public sectors. eEye protects the networks and digital assets of a growing network of more than 9,000 corporate and government deployments worldwide. Founded in 1998, eEye Digital Security is headquartered in Orange County, California. For more information, please visit

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Contact Information

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    Victor Cruz
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    Corporate, North America:
    Sean Martin
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