|[September 04, 2014]
Avira Partners with Dropbox to Bring Secure Sync and Share to Millions Globally
TETTNANG, Germany --(Business Wire)--
Security expert Avira
announced today that it has partnered with Dropbox (News - Alert) to offer the leading
cloud-based file sync and share service to millions of visitors globally
that come to Avira's website. Starting today, Avira will recommend
Dropbox to new users who install Avira's security products.
Dropbox is available in English, German, and 11 other languages where
Avira has customers. New users who are downloading Avira's
security software will be given the option to download Dropbox
during the installation process on their Mac or PC.
"We're excited to partner with Avira to bring Dropbox to more people
around the world. Dropbox and Avira are great complements in giving
users peace of mind and keeping their most important stuff safe. Through
this partnership, we'll give Avira's growing user base the ability to
use Dropbox to easily access and share their information," said Tom
Hsieh, Head of Strategic Partnerships at Dropbox.
"With just a few clicks, Avira's new users can have free antivirus
protection across all their devices, plus the confidence in kowing that
their data will be synced to every device and backed up in case of
loss," said Jason Radisson, Executive Vice President of Online at Avira.
"People trust the Avira brand for security, and Dropbox offers the best
user experience for secure sync and share, so this partnership is an
Avira's founding principle is to build the best security technologies in
the world so that customers can use the Internet without fear. In
pursuit of this mission, Avira today offers a full suite of
completely free security applications for Windows, Mac, iOS and Android (News - Alert).
Avira also offers premium security products for customers who want extra
features and support services. Established in 1986, Avira has been
successfully fulfilling its promise for more than 28 years.
Protect your pictures, passwords and credit cards with the best
antivirus product on the market today. Avira has ranked #1 best
malware detection by AV-Comparatives; ranked #1 in
technology innovation according to ABI Research (News - Alert); cited by
OPSWAT as the #1 fastest-growing antivirus vendor; and recommended
by Consumer Reports for its free antivirus software. More than 100
million consumers and small businesses trust Avira's award-winning
detection to keep their computers, smartphones and tablets free from
viruses, spyware, phishing and other malware threats. Visit http://www.avira.com.
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