Dubai PR Network, Online Press Release from Dubai and Middle East
 
Computer Software(Technology)
Filter PR by
  
Comguard launches FixMeStick with Windows 8 Support
 

Comguard, a Dubai based leading value added distributor for IT security products today announced the launch of first virus removal device to support Windows 8 PCs from FixMeStick in Middle East.

The latest version of FixMeStick supports Windows 8 OS that comes with unique technology called Secure Boot. Secure Boot uses a public-key infrastructure to verify the integrity of the operating system and prevent unauthorized programs booting on the device.

Mohammad Mobasseri, Sr. Vice President, Comguard, “Windows 8 PCs contain a new technology called Secure Boot that only boots devices that have been verified by Microsoft. FixMeStick is the industry's first virus removal device that can secure all the Windows 8 PCs users in Middle East”.

Since 2001 each new release of Windows includes new security capabilities, but computer virus infections remain a mainstream and growing problem. The practice of cleaning an infected device from an independent, external, known clean device is recommended by government cyber security departments and computer security leaders around the world.

Corey Velan, co-founder at FixMeStick, explains, 'One consequence of Secure Boot is independent, external devices, rescue disks, Live CDs, and Live USBs, will no longer work on PCs that ship with Windows 8 unless they're upgraded to include the necessary signed components or unless the PC's system settings are modified by the user. FixMeStick is the first device to achieve compatibility with Windows 8 PCs right out of the box.”


Posted by : Dubai PR Network Editorial Team
Viewed 15317 times
PR Category : Technology
Posted on : Monday, July 15, 2013  10:56:00 AM UAE local time (GMT+4)
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of DubaiPRNetwork.com.
Previous Story : eHosting DataFort Gives New Look to Website with Richer Cont...
Next Story : Condo Protego Recognized by Symantec with a Partner Excellen...
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine
Back to Section Home

Related Stories



 
 
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Pandora ME for Every Side of You [5646-Views]
Your Guide to Choosing the Right Face Mask [4211-Views]
10 Million Plastic Packaging Saved: Grohe Launches Initiative to Reduce Plastic [3350-Views]
Meet the #Sephorasquad Middle East Members! [2977-Views]
Karl Lagerfeld Announces Collaboration With Designer Kenneth Ize [2657-Views]
Taste the Summer With Wild & the Moon's Latest Menu Drop! [2538-Views]
Discover the Perfect Gift This Eid Al Adha From Rasasi Perfumes [2517-Views]
Nahdi Medical Company Transforms its Financial Management with Infor [2464-Views]
Dubai Well Poised for Growth in New Business Entities' [2321-Views]
70 Percent of Businesses Increase or Maintain Digital Transformation Spend Amid Pandemic, ... [2296-Views]
Kia Launches ‘Live Stream Showroom' to Offer Customers an Innovative Digital Experience [2255-Views]
Toric Tourbillon Slate'' [2247-Views]
IMG Worlds is Back This Friday Park Entry Price at AED 20 Only [2243-Views]
Amp Up Your Beauty Routine With New Products From Missha Cosmetics [2218-Views]
Alstom at Forefront of Hygiene & Safety Innovation for Transport & Mobility in a COVID-19 ... [2185-Views]
UAE Ranks in Top 10 on Kpmg's 2020 Global Autonomous Vehicles Readiness Index, for Third C... [2181-Views]
Comprehensive Study of Refugee Children's Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning Outcome... [2173-Views]
Celebrate Eid with Steve Madden [2050-Views]
Three UAE Students Bag Coveted Princess Diana Award for Outstanding Social Initiative [2046-Views]
17-Year Old Smashed a Guinness World Records Title in His Bedroom [2029-Views]
Dubai Sports World Marks Official Opening at Dubai World Trade Centre [2013-Views]
Dubai Startup Hub and Dtec Announce Winners of Emirati Development Programme [1993-Views]
Dubai Culture Wins Excellence Award From Arab Federation for Libraries and Information [1968-Views]
Champion Cleaners Launch New Home and Office Sanitization Service [1919-Views]
Al Habtoor Motors Launches Summer Surprises Stock clearance on Mitsubishi SUVs 2019 Model... [1911-Views]
 
RSS Facebook Twitter LinkedDin
 
Top Sections
 
Top Stories