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CyberDefender Enters into a Partnership with SOS Online Backup

Cliff Boodoosingh on September 24, 2007
 

New Partnership Will Add Additional Features for CyberDefender Customers Protecting against the Threat of Loss or Corruption of Valuable Data Files

 Sept. 24, 2007- LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Security software developer, CyberDefender Corporation (http://www.cyberdefender.com/; OTCBB:CYDE - News) today announced that it has entered into a partnership with SOS Online Backup (http://www.sosonlinebackup.com/), an industry leader in online backup technology. As a result of this partnership, CyberDefender customers who take advantage of this service will be protected against file loss or deletion due to harmful Internet attacks.

CyberDefender has already been offering online backup powered by SOS Online Backup. SOS Online Backup provides CyberDefender customers with the latest in online, offsite backup technology and will allow users to properly protect their data quickly, easily, and inexpensively. SOS's innovative technology backs up files to a global network of datacenters powered by SOS Servers. The data is compressed using SOS ShrinkRAP(TM) delta compression prior to transfer ensuring only binary changes made to the files are sent over the network, significantly reducing bandwidth consumption, and allowing the user to store an unlimited number of versions of any given file.

"These new contributions will help to reassure our customers that they are protected against significant damage of an Internet attack. We are pleased to offer a service to our clients that is not only beneficial, but also easy and affordable to use. The process of backing up files online can be a very expensive and time consuming process, but SOS Online Backup's ground-breaking technology makes this essential task accessible to the average computer user. With this partnership, we are not only demonstrating our commitment to protect our users from harmful modern computer threats, but we are also easing the worries of lost files and important documents in the event that an attack does happen," said Alan Wallace, Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications at CyberDefender Corporation.

Commenting on the partnership, Ken Shaw, director of SOS technical operations said, "We are eager to begin working with CyberDefender in this initiative. The combination of our technologically advanced software and CyberDefender's exceptional threat protection program will be extremely beneficial to CyberDefender users."

CyberDefender's feature-rich security solutions are available at: http://www.cyberdefender.com/.

About SOS Online Backup

SOS Online Backup has developed a revolutionary technology for secure, web-based offsite backup. The software was developed when dial up was the main source of Internet access; therefore the technology only calculates and sends file changes since the previous backup. This process dramatically reduces the time spent backing up customer files and allows the user to store an unlimited number of versions for each file. In addition, the software allows users to select a personalized schedule for backing up files. Users can select from updating files monthly, weekly, daily or maintaining continuous file protection.

In 2006 PC Magazine, PC Authority, PC Pro, PC User and Tucows gave SOS their editor's choice awards and recommendations. With 6 global data facilities worldwide and offices on 4 continents, SOS is active 24 hours a day.

About CyberDefender Corporation

CyberDefender Corporation believes that its Internet security technology offers the earliest possible detection and most aggressive defense against Internet security attacks. CyberDefender believes that it is the only Internet security software company to combat spyware, viruses, phishing and dangerous spam by using a secure client-to-client distributed network, enabling protection that the Company believes is unparalleled in speed and flexibility. Products employing the early detection technology include CyberDefender's safeSEARCH(TM) Toolbar, CyberDefenderFREE(TM) 2.0, CyberDefender Early Detection Center(TM) 2.0 and CyberDefender Early Detection Center FamilyPak Edition. All these products are fully compatible with Microsoft's Vista Operating system and available at http://www.cyberdefender.com/.

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