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05 Mar 2007

Sophos Security Suite SBE 2.0 recommended by PC Authority

Independent test confirms the quality of Sophos's small business solution

PC Authority Recommended Award
Sophos Security Suite won PC Authority's Recommended Award.

Sophos Security Suite, Sophos's integrated protection solution for small businesses, incorporating a firewall, spyware, virus and spam protection, has won the prestigious "Recommended Award" in a test conducted by PC Authority magazine.

PC Authority tested Sophos Security Suite Small Business Edition 2.0, rating highly its features and performance at blocking viruses and spam. In its tests it confirmed Sophos's ability to detect all viruses it was tested against, both as email attachments and direct downloads from websites.

Experts at PC Authority was impressed with Sophos's tailoring of the product for the small business market:

"The centralised architecture reduces internet download traffic, and the centralised management and reporting facilities that come with it are of great use in small businesses where support personel and time are at a premium," wrote the magazine.

PC Authority awarded Sophos Security Suite Small Business Edition 2.0 high marks for its ease of use, features, and value for money, giving it an impressive 5 out of 6 score overall.

Sophos Security Suite provides all-in-one protection against viruses, hackers and spam. Combining anti-virus, firewall and email security, the product reduces the cost of protecting your Windows and Mac file servers, computers, laptops and Microsoft Exchange email servers.

About Sophos

More than 100 million users in 150 countries rely on Sophos as the best protection against complex threats and data loss. Sophos is committed to providing complete security solutions that are simple to deploy, manage, and use and that deliver the industry's lowest total cost of ownership. Sophos offers award-winning encryption, endpoint security, web, email, mobile and network security solutions backed by SophosLabs - a global network of threat intelligence centers.

Sophos is headquartered in Boston, US and Oxford, UK. More information is available at