Blue Coat Systems, one of the leading providers of Web security and WAN optimization solutions, has introduced a new browser called K9 web protection for Android users on 9th May 2012. The new browser assures safe Internet access for users of all ages including small kids. One of the main and best features of K9 web browser is that it offers real time filtering of web content that is inappropriate for kids such as pornography, gambling, illegal drugs, hate/violence, and other similar unsuitable adult content. This new app is totally free and it is available from the Google Play Store. K9 web browser is compatible with all the Android devices that run on Android 2.3 OS version or above.
The K9 web browser include K9 SafeSearch feature that removes all inappropriate links from search engine results, prevents the navigation to phishing sites or downloading of some malicious software. Parents can set time restrictions to stop and block web access during the chosen time period. You can also literally block any web page with the help of a password. The browser also provides reports, which helps in monitoring and controlling of web activities, making the browser one of the best free parental controls software available.
The K9 web browser is a Firefox-based browser and has all basic features like multiple tabs, bookmarks, screen rotation, URL History, pinch and zoom, and print. The browser has a very user-friendly interface that allows you to control the internet usage easily. This all new browser uses a unique caching technology of Blue Coat that guarantees very fast Internet experience. On using the K9 browser, the security solutions are updated automatically and thus protecting your device from new and evolving Web threats.
Moreover, K9 browser uses Dynamic Real-Time Rating (DRTR) technology that automatically decides the category of a new and an unrated Web page and accordingly allows or blocks it as per your specifications. With these many useful features, K9 can be used for Internet filtering and as a web security solution even for organizations like businesses, educational institutes, and other non-profit organizations. Avail this new amazing web browser K9 right now and feel safe and secure while using Internet. You can download and install the app to your device from play.google.com.