SOURCE: Voip-PAL.Com Inc.

February 03, 2011 08:30 ET

VoIP-PAL.Com Inc. Announces Completion of Successful Beta Test on Its New Antivirus Program for BlackBerry Torch and Other BlackBerry Smartphones

BELLEVUE, WA--(Marketwire - February 3, 2011) - VoIP-PAL.Com Inc. (PINKSHEETS: VPLM) is a provider of international calls using VoIP technology on the internet and smart cell phones. VoIP-Pal's goal is to provide a quality, reliable, cost-effective and safe solution for the casual and business international traveler who must rely on their smartphones to communicate.

VoIP-PAL.Com Inc. ("VoIP-Pal") announces the successful completion of Beta Testing of its new antivirus program for BlackBerry Torch and all other versions of the BlackBerry smartphone. VoIP-Pal's antivirus program for the BlackBerry is designed to protect BlackBerry users against spyware, spam, viruses, and malware. Tools will made available to track a lost and stolen handheld smartphones using GPS, and the new program will support centralized IT administration and management.

"Smartphones are being used like little computers," says Dennis Chang, President of VoIP-Pal, "and historically, users have been apathetic about the need for antivirus security, believing that smartphones were immune to viruses and malware. All of that has suddenly changed since 2010, after some of the leading smartphone suppliers who boasted that their devices were virus safe and resistant, were hit with their first round of viruses. The BlackBerry targets business users and today's business IT experts all agree that smartphones now more than ever need some form of antivirus security. With the successful completion of our quality testing, we will soon be offering a comprehensive antivirus security program to the world's BlackBerry users." 

In addition to providing automatic real-time protection against viruses, spyware, and other malware, VoIP-Pal's antivirus security program will offer a unique anti-theft protection system which will track lost or stolen devices using GPS. It offers centralized security policy administration and configuration for IT administrators. Memory cards are automatically scanned when they are inserted to prevent any viruses or spyware on a card from infecting your smartphone. The Remote Backup feature of the program will backup all data stored on the smartphone so that contacts and calendar events can be recovered even if the device is stolen or lost.

VoIP-Pal's antivirus program for the BlackBerry will be made available to the public as a bundled package (PointsPhone Platinum™ which will also include a free BlackBerry App download, air time minutes, and DID) once released on its retail website www.pointsphone.com within the next coming weeks.

About VoIP-PAL.Com Inc.

VoIP-PAL.Com Inc. is a broadband VoIP telecom company offering local and long distance VoIP services to consumers and business owners. The company offers turnkey VoIP communication and reseller solutions for its Partners. For more information, please contact Dennis Chang at dtchang@voip-pal.com or visit us at http://www.voip-pal.com.

To view VoIP-PAL.Com Inc. February 2, 2011 News Release please click on this link:
http://www.marketwire.com/press-release/VoIP-PalCom-Inc-Announces-Successful-Beta-Test-Completion-Its-New-Antivirus-Program-1389241.htm 

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