Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Scared of Flame Trojan? Avira solutions can protect you!

You may have heard about a new Trojan virus called "Flame", which is attacking users’ privacy and is stealing sensitive information.

We have good news for you all: Avira solutions will detect this sophisticated Trojan with our latest updates. Avira added a special detection routine to its Antivirus software that will detect the Trojan as "TR/Flame.A".

The VDF was published yesterday and has the version number 7.11.31.80. You can get more information about the Trojan's behavior by reading our virus description, available here.

About Avira

More than 100 million consumers and small businesses depend upon Avira’s security expertise and award-winning antivirus software, making the company the number-two market share leader globally. Avira is ranked #1 in technology innovation according to ABI Research; recommended by Consumer Reports for its free antivirus software; cited by OPSWAT as the #1 fastest-growing antivirus vendor in 2012 and the #2 largest vendor worldwide in 2011; and has received a nearly unbroken string of Virus Bulletin VB100 awards for the past decade.

Avira provides IT-security protection to computers, smartphones, servers and networks, delivered as both software and cloud-based services. Visit www.avira.com.