Virus Information Center from Trend Micro is now accessible as Web Clipping Application.
SINGAPORE, 1 June 2000 - Trend Micro Inc. (Nasdaq: TMIC), a
provider of Internet content security products, today announced the
availability of Trend Micro's Virus Information Center for the Personal
Digital Assistant (PDA) market.
The Trend Virus Information Center,
comprising of up-to-date information and solutions for thousands of macro
viruses, Trojans, worms, and other malicious code, can now be accessed by
users of Palm OS-based wireless and modem-based palmtop devices.
With the use of Web Clipping Applications, users of Palm organizers can
connect to the Internet and download financial, news, travel and
entertainment, and reference information in a format optimized to reduce
Web Clipping Application programs are provided by
participating Web sites, and are supported by palmtop devices that can
access the Internet.
Trend Micro is the first antivirus software company to offer virus
information Web clippings to the connected organizer market. An application program now allows users of Palm OS-based devices to access the Trend Virus Information Center.
Users can check, search, and be
updated on new viruses and alerts, all in real time. Users may access short
virus descriptions from the Virus Encyclopedia, see the top 10
In-the-wild viruses from the World Virus Tracking Center, and view lists of
new viruses found each day.
For the IS manager or network administrator
on-the-go, the palmtop edition of the Trend Virus Information Center can be
a quick way to get information, especially in emergency
Pricing and availability
Trend Micro's Web Clipping Application is available immediately and offered
free for download to all palmtop device users. Please see local Palm.Net
service provider for wireless coverage and service fees. For more
information on Trend Micro and to download the PQA file, please see our web
site at www.antivirus.com/palm.