Trend Micro Steps into PDA/Wireless AntiVirus Information Market
Cupertino, CA - May 31, 2000 - Trend Micro Inc., a leading provider of
Internet content security products, announced the availability of Trend
Micro's Virus Information Center for the Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
market. Users of PalmOS-based wireless and modem-based palmtop devices
can now access the Trend Virus Information Center, comprised of up-to-date
information and solutions for thousands of macro viruses, Trojans, worms,
and other malicious code. (Source: Trend Micro)
Through the use of Web-Clipping apps, PalmOS users can access Trend Micro
Virus alerts and information remotely, allowing network administrators
and managers to stay on top of security, regardless of time or location.
Users can check and receive real virus information, access the virus encyclopedia
and view the " Top Ten In the Wild" viruses. Users will also be able to
view all new viruses found each day.
is no fee for access to Trend's wireless PDA web-clipping information.
However a user must still pay access fees to Palm.net for connectivity.
For a network administrator and/or manager on the go, Trend's service
may prove to be indispensable in crisis situations. Recent examples include
the "I LOVE YOU" virus and "Killer Resume" Virus. Both viruses put the
positive spot light on Trend for premium protection, which saved thousands
of users from disaster. Trend boasts the largest AntiVirus research team
in the world and can be a valuable informational resource from an administrative
perspective. If you have a wireless PDA, make use of this free service,
it may not just save your company from virus infestation through early
warning, it may also save your job!