|Bitdefender, Acunetix Partner to Protect WebsiteDefender Users from Malware
IT News Online Staff
Bitdefender, a provider of Internet security solutions, announced that it has teamed up with Acunetix, a developer of Web site security scanning software, to protect users of WebsiteDefender by having their Web site scanned by Bitdefender's malware detection technology.
With approximately 3 million reported incidents of Web malware discovered daily, more and more people are turning to WebsiteDefender. WebsiteDefender is an online service that scans Web sites for malware, monitors for Web vulnerabilities and provides automated daily backups. This helps prevent Web sites getting hacked or blacklisted by Google.
Bitdefender said its malware technology is one of the most robust and comprehensive within the Web site security industry. By checking the Web site with Bitdefender anti-malware technology, WebsiteDefender users now have additional Web site security and peace of mind.
"Our partnership with Bitdefender will allow us to offer a complete malware scanning solution within WebsiteDefender, an industry first. Coupled with its innovative backup feature, WebsiteDefender provides malware detection and easy removal," said Nick Galea, CEO, Acunetix.
"WebsiteDefender further establishes itself as the leading Web site security monitoring service, allowing users to secure their Web presence against malware and hackers without the need for advanced security know-how," added Acunetix.
"We are confident that a multiple award-winning technology with a long-standing tradition in leading the way in terms of proactive data protection is a strong asset for any WebsiteDefender user," said Peter Laakkonen, General Manager of OEM and Technology Licensing, Bitdefender.
"This partnership is an excellent addition to the Bitdefender OEM portfolio that caters to all Web site owners' data security and business protection needs," added Laakkonen.