The Internet Security 2011 Software from Kaspersky is a Windows software application that protects your computer against viruses, malware, spyware, trojans, bots, rootkits and other malicious software. It features a built-in firewall that protects your computer from other attacks originating from the Internet and parental controls allow you to prevent your children from viewing dangerous or inappropriately risque websites. A spam filter helps to block junk e-mail from your entering your inbox.
Identity Protection prevents your personal information from being gathered in phishing attacks. Internet Security also includes a Desktop Security Gadget, compatible with Windows Vista and 7, that gives you up-to-date information on your computer's security status. Its Safe Desktop function allows you to run suspicious programs in a quarantined virtual machine, preventing them from infecting the rest of your computer. The software is designed with efficient operation in mind, working behind the scenes to minimize its impact on your system's performance.