Halon VSP Awarded With VBSpam, March 2011

Mar 02, 2011, 04:43 ET from Halon Security AB

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Virus Bulletin has since 2009 given out the prestigious VBSpam Verified award, in order to help customers choose anti-spam solutions which actually keeps their promised false-positive and spam catch rates. In the latest test Halon VSP delivered as promised with ease.

After years of experience on the field; testing tools for spam and malware protection, Virus Bulletin started in early 2009, focusing on testing various vendors in the anti-spam segment. VBSpam tests products by sending vast amounts of real-time spam simultaneous to all participants, to simulate a fair real-world scenario, so customer knows what to expect.

Halon Virtual Spam Prevention, VSP participated for the first time in a VBSpam test, this month of March 2011. Halon VSP achieved a top placement and was awarded with the "VBSpam Verified" award, which was the result of a catch rate of 99,71 % without a single false positive.

- "We are very proud, and pleased to see that our product outperforms larger competitors on the market," says Peter Falck, CEO, Halon Security.

Halon Virtual Spam Prevention protects and secures both inbound and outbound communication and is being used in business ranging from very small to large and hosting/carrier-class corporations. Halon VSP supports next-generation Internet and mail security technologies such as IPv6, DNSSEC and DKIM, which makes your IT investments long-term future-proof. Halon VSP runs on virtualization platforms from VMware (ESX) and Citrix (XenServer).

For those whose regulations demands quarantine , Halon VSP offers a fully integrated message quarantine with support for both Microsoft Active Directory and Novell GroupWise.

- "Halon VSP offers not only an extremely cost-efficient solution in terms of operation and maintenance, it's also very easy to implement in your existing infrastructure," says Peter Falck, CEO, Halon Security.

Download a full featured, 30 days trial version of Halon VSP from http://halon.se/

About Halon Security

Halon Security AB is Sweden's most prominent e-mail security and spam prevention appliance manufacturer. The company was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Gothenburg, Sweden. It's known for it's award-winning firewalls and e-mail security appliances, which are used by large hosting providers, non-commercial and government organizations, municipalities and companies of all sizes.

For more information on the award visit http://www.virusbtn.com/vbspam

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