Sophos Anti-Virus finalist in Secure Computing Awards

Sophos Press Release

Sophos, the world-leader in corporate antivirus solutions, today announced that its flagship product Sophos Anti-Virus has reached the finals for the "Best Anti-Virus Solution" in Secure Computing's Academy awards.

By reaching the finals of Secure Computing's Academy awards Sophos Anti-Virus has been selected from among 17 other products beating software from competitors such as Computer Associates, F-Secure, Kaspersky Labs (AVP), and Panda Software.

The Secure Computing Academy is made up of IT professionals who have a practical understanding of the problems related to the management of computer systems in corporate organisations.

"We are delighted to have reached the finals of the Secure Computing Awards," said Graham Cluley, head of corporate communications for Sophos Anti-Virus. "It is particularly pleasing to have been recognised in a category voted for by the Secure Computing Academy, which comprises some of the world's leading IT professionals. This confirms our belief that Sophos Anti-Virus is the natural choice for businesses looking for superb virus protection combined with first class customer service."

The winner of the Secure Computing Academy's "Best Anti-Virus Solution" award will be announced at the awards ceremony held at the Dorchester Hotel, London on April 11th 2000.

More than 100 million users in 150 countries rely on Sophos’ complete security solutions as the best protection against complex threats and data loss. Simple to deploy, manage, and use, Sophos’ award-winning encryption, endpoint security, web, email, mobile and network security solutions are backed by SophosLabs - a global network of threat intelligence centers. Sophos is headquartered in Oxford, U.K., and is publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange under the symbol “SOPH.” More information is available at