ContentWatch Releases New Version of Internet Protection Tools for Homes

New Release includes Internet Access Time Management feature and new capabilities to block image only emails and spam.

March 15, 2004 - Salt Lake City, Utah - ContentWatch Inc., a trusted Internet Protection solutions provider, today released ContentProtect Home Suite version 1.8. The powerful suite of applications that includes ContentProtect web filtering, EmailProtect email filtering and spam blocking, and PopupProtect pop-up window/ad blocking has added new tools to ensure a safer Internet experience for homes. Already one of the most accurate and complete solutions for filtering unwanted content, version 1.8 adds new Time Management capabilities so that parents can monitor and regulate how much time children spend on line. Additionally, EmailProtect has been enhanced and now blocks “image only” email and spam. Image only emails are a common trick “spammers” user to get around products that only analyze words. Other enhancements are outlined below.

“We are excited to offer these new features and enhancements for our customers,” said Brent Bishop, chief executive officer of ContentWatch. “In a recent customer survey over sixty percent of our customers expressed interest in Time Management capabilities. Version 1.8 represents our willingness to listen to our customers and respond in a timely manner so they can have greater peace that their children will be protected while they are online.”

Other new features and enhancements include:

  • More streamlined installation and account setup
  • Better overall performance (All products)
  • Configurable report (reports stored locally or on ContentWatch servers) (ContentProtect)
  • Compatibility with new software like Zone Alarm, others (EmailProtect)
  • Configurable “Auto-delete” feature (EmailProtect)
  • New Preference setting to easily block all email except, “Accepted Addresses” (EmailProtect)

System Requirements

ContentProtect Home Suite requires Windows® 98SE/Me/2000/XP, 64 MB of RAM, 105 MB of hard-disk space, 133 MHz+ processor, color monitor with 800x600 resolution-16-bit color, Microsoft Internet Explorer® 5.5 or higher, and an Internet connection. POP mail compatibility for Outlook, Outlook Express, Eudora, Pegasus, Incredimail, and Netscape Communicator. Web mail compatibility for Yahoo (must signup for Yahoo POP mail account) and Hotmail/MSN (forward to POP mail account).

Pricing and Availability

ContentProtect Home Suite along with the individual standalone products are now available via ContentWatch’s new Subscription Licensing Model. ContentWatch is offering a special introductory price on its home product line. Customers who sign up for an annual subscription get 15 months for the price of 12. For more information go to or call us at 1-484-856-2789.

About ContentWatch

ContentWatch, Inc. is an innovative company focused on delivering Internet protection solutions for the home, library, education, government, and business markets. ContentWatch’s mission is to be the world leader in thought and technology in creating Internet Protection tools and services that provide homes and businesses with a safe Internet experience. Based in Salt Lake City, Utah, ContentWatch has customers in all 50 states and over 175 countries. For more information on ContentWatch products, visit