Social Networks

CommunityCamp 2010: BitDefender know-how in the field of social-media-security Holzwickede asked November 16, 2010 already for the third time more than 150 community managers from all over Germany to the CommunityCamp met 2010 in Berlin, a week later again 150 bloggers and Onliners to BarCamp Braunschweig. For the first time, these events sponsored in this year of the security software maker BitDefender ( In addition to the financial support was needed among the visitors, especially the expertise of the BitDefender experts in the social media security and Internet security. “The motto of BarCamp is: no spectators, only participants”. So also the events saw themselves in Berlin and Braunschweig as ad-hoc non-Conference”, in which participants are active and with presentations, lectures and discussions shaping the course of the camp.

Also an agenda is therefore only set at the start of the event by voting. From this reason it gave sessions”on the most diverse subjects. In particular, the issue of the security risks associated with the Use of social media platforms met with keen interest. Then also the commitment of BitDefender is focused. In Braunschweig, informed the Internet security specialist camp participants through a live connection of the E-threat expert Catalin Cosoi not only about how to detect and fight against new malware from BitDefender, but presented also his innovations in the Facebook app development.

To Munich and Berlin, Brunswick was now the third BarCamp, that supports the antivirus specialist as a sponsor; a continuation of engagement in the cities of Hamburg and Vienna is already planned. BarCamps are the ideal place for us to interact directly with our target group, the online users and to obtain feedback on our products”, says Harald Philipp, CEO of BitDefender GmbH, the reasons for taking part in the camp. For this reason every participant of the camp has received expressly to the subsequent feedback through Twitter or Facebook a free software package from us, is desirable.” More information on BitDefender. High resolution images can be obtained from. About BitDefender BitDefender is software developer, one of the industry’s fastest and most efficient product lines internationally certified security software. Since the founding of the company in 2001, BitDefender has set new standards in the field of proactive protection against threats from the Internet. Every day, BitDefender protects tens of millions of private and business customers around the world and gives them the good feeling that your digital life is safe. BitDefender sells its security solutions in more than 100 countries through a global VAD and reseller network. More detailed information about BitDefender and BitDefender products are available in the press centre online.