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Cablevision Delivers Advanced Internet Security Tools for Free to Optimum Online Customers
Enhanced Security Software Helps Protect Optimum Online Customers from Online Threats, Including Vir

Bethpage, N.Y., January 15, 2008 -- Cablevision Systems Corp. (NYSE: CVC) today announced a major upgrade to the free online security services the company makes available to its Optimum Online customers to help protect against the growing number of online threats that can jeopardize privacy and diminish PC performance. Available immediately for download through the consumer Web portal, Cablevision is offering CAís award-wining Internet Security Suite Plus 2008 as a value-added benefit to Optimum Online customers.

The security software package, which has a retail value of $69.99, provides users with comprehensive Internet security and data protection. The software includes anti-virus, anti-spyware, personal firewall, anti-spam, anti-phishing and parental controls, as well as data backup and transfer capabilities. The suite provides advanced protection from viruses, hackers, spyware and spam while ensuring important files, photos, music and PC settings are safe and conveniently backed-up should they need to be restored or transferred to a new PC.

"In addition to giving our Optimum Online customers the ability to go really fast on the Internet, we want to make sure they have the tools at their disposal to go safe as well," said John Trierweiler, Cablevisionís senior vice president of product management. "The addition of this enhanced Internet security suite from CA is yet another value-added benefit for Cablevision customers that demonstrates our ongoing commitment to customer satisfaction and providing the best possible high-speed Internet experience."

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