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McAfee and Toshiba team up


McAfee has announced a new exclusive partnership with Toshiba  to provide a
30-day free trial of McAfee Internet Security Suite on Toshiba laptop

destined for the consumer and small and medium-size business channels in
Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
The McAfee Internet Security Suite with SiteAdvisor will be included on
Toshiba laptops supporting over 24 languages in 42 countries.
"We are pleased to be working with Toshiba to offer pre-installed, proactive
online security for Toshiba's products in these regions of the world," says
Todd Gebhart, senior vice president and general manager, McAfee consumer,
mobile and small business. "Clearly, computer security is a global issue,
and this expansion extends our footprint in the more than 120 countries
where McAfee has a presence.
"By making our award-winning Internet Security Suite available at the time
of a new PC purchase, Toshiba and McAfee are greatly expanding the number of
individuals who will benefit from strong security protection from the time
they power up."
McAfee Internet Security provides comprehensive PC protection to keep
consumers and their families safe from online threats and shields them from
risky Web sites. It offers anti-virus, anti-spyware, anti-phishing and
two-way firewall protection. Additionally, it includes anti-spam, parental
controls, identity protection and a powerful Web site safety advisor
enabling consumers to safely surf the Web.
"McAfee Internet Security Suite offers both comprehensive security and
automatic daily updates, so consumers are fully protected against the newest
online threats without having to manually update their software," says
Thomas Teckentrup, GM: Computer Systems EMEA at Toshiba. "This partnership
complements our state-of-the-art product lineup with an industry-leading
software solution-all for the benefit of our customers."