Trend Micro PC-cillin Internet Security 2008
It's another new year on the internet and
another new year of threats. Viruses, phishing, Trojan horses, spyware
and the like are just a few of the dangers that PC internet users face
and fortunately for us mere mortals, we need a program to prevent these
dangers from entering onto our computers.
- Protect your PC from
viruses, hackers, phishing scams and more
- Removes and blocks spyware
- Block malicious changes to
- Block email and image spam
- Automatically updates your
PCs with the latest protection
Once such program is Trend Micro PC-cillin
Internet Security 2008 that protects your PC from a variety of nefarious
threats and for just $99.95 AUD (RRP), this program will give you 12
months of updates and also allow you to install this on three different
So what exactly does this program do? It's
basically a 24/7 security guard for your PC that also gets "trained" or
updated numerous times a year to prevent your computer from being
As with all Trend Micro products,
installing the current incarnation of Internet Security 2008 was a
breeze and it simply auto installed onto your Windows Vista machine with
no hassles whatsoever. The installation process also scans your hard
drive and even network for any viruses that may have entered your
- Protection for your home
network, personal identity and online activities is easy
with the complete suite of security tools available in the
- Ensure your privacy is
maintained and your online activities (e-mail, purchasing,
banking and sharing photos) remain confidential.
- Trend Micro Internet
Security 2008 is easy to install, configure and manage. Plus
automatic updates will alert you of potential threats and
remove them safely.
- More than just a basic
security program, Trend Micro Internet Security 2008
features home network protection, URL filtering and online
fraud protection to provide you with the ultimate PC
Yes this program will prevent viruses,
Trojan horses and other program based nasties from effecting your
computer but it goes one step beyond standard anti-virus programs.
Internet Security 2008 also protects your information from being stolen
and for parents, prevents children or adults from accessing
inappropriate websites. Definitely great for surfing the web and
preventing those "fake" websites from stealing your information.
Fed up with SPAM? Trend Micro PC-cillin
Internet Security 2008 also features a SPAM filter which prevents "junk"
e-mail from clogging up your inbox which is a great item to have in this
day and age where unscrupulous companies try to sell everything from
Viagra to South African money scams.
We sent ourselves a number of "viruses"
through e-mail which was quickly stopped by Internet Security 2008 as
were files that we tried to run which were also effected. The parental
control system works great too and stopped us from visiting a variety of
websites thanks to a Google search.
In conclusion, Trend Micro PC-cillin
Internet Security 2008 is the perfect program for home users who are
looking for affordable protection with maximum protection. Easy to
install, a simple yet understandable interface and best of all, quietly
works in the background protecting your PC. Great stuff!