IPv6 Support, Enhanced Anti-Logger and Hacking Protection Added to Privacyware PC Security Offering

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Privacyware releases update of Privatefirewall, the leading free security product for Windows PCs. The new software features full support for IPv6 and enhanced protection against critical hacking, privacy and identity theft threats.

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“Our new Privatefirewall release provides expanded packet inspection to support IPv6 and offers greater protection from keyboard, screen, clipboard and other logging techniques used by hackers and malware to steal private data.”

Privacyware, an innovative provider of web application firewall, pc security and security data analytics software, announced today that it has released a new version of Privatefirewall, the leading free security product for Windows PCs. The new software features full support for IPv6 and enhanced protection against critical hacking, privacy and identity theft threats.

"The frequency and magnitude of reported data theft incidents consistently reminds us of the real threat that exists as our reliance on the Internet to bank, shop, and personally or professionally interconnect continues to grow,” said Greg Salvato, chief executive officer at Privacyware. “Our new Privatefirewall release provides expanded packet inspection to support IPv6 and offers greater protection from keyboard, screen, clipboard and other logging techniques used by hackers and malware to steal private data.”

Privatefirewall employs a multi-layered security architecture that combines stateful packet inspection of inbound and outbound traffic and intelligent HIPS technologies that model and monitor system and application behavior to identify and block activity characteristic of Trojans, keyloggers, port scanning, program hijacking and zero-day threats. Privatefirewall ranks among the best performing desktop defense applications tested against the industry's most rigorous leak, general bypass, spying and termination tests.

Privatefirewall delivers four key benefits:

•Stateful inbound/outbound firewall, process monitor and behavioral monitoring technologies provide deep, proactive protection from malware and hackers for your system and personal data.
•Simple setup and operation ensures powerful out-of-box protection and peace of mind with ease.
•Elegant solution design is extremely light on system resources and won’t slow down your PC.
•Unsurpassed value – Privatefirewall is available free of charge.

Key Features of this Privatefirewall Update Include:

•IPv6 packet filtering and tunneling support.
•Expanded anti-logger protection including clipboard and screenshot logging detection, driver load attempt detection and enhanced code injection monitoring.
•Improved leak, general bypass, spying and termination defense performance.

Privatefirewall provides an excellent layer of additional protection for the Windows operating system and supports 32 and 64 bit versions of Windows 7, Vista, and Server 2008/R2 as well as 32 bit versions of XP and Server 2003.

Pricing and Availability
Privatefirewall 7 is free and available now. Visit http://www.privacyware.com to download today. Privatefirewall supports 32 and 64 bit versions of Windows 7, Vista, and Server 2008/R2 as well as 32 bit versions of XP and Server 2003. Private label and OEM licensing and integration options are also available to ISVs, ISPs and hardware and peripheral equipment vendors.

About Privacyware
Privacyware (http://www.privacyware.com) is an innovative provider of award-winning pc security, web application firewall and security data analytics software. Privacyware products leverage conventional and neural analytics technologies to help systems administrators, IT security and compliance personnel more effectively identify, understand and prevent malicious, unauthorized and/or deviant computing system activity. Privacyware is a member of the Microsoft Partner Network with Gold Independent Software Vendor (ISV), and Silver Business Intelligence and Data Platform Competencies.

Privacyware and ThreatSentry, Privatefirewall, and Adaptive Security Analyzer are registered trademarks of PWI, Inc. All other registered or unregistered trademarks are the sole property of their respective owners. ©2011 PWI, Inc. All rights reserved.

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