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Antivirus Software: Market Review


Computer viruses are spreading through the Internet at an unprecedented rate and the antivirus market is now a $3 billion (USD) a year industry. This report measures the financial health and product quality of four key industry players: Symantec, McAfee, Computer Associates, and Trend Micro.

mcafee antivirus  Feature and Possible Points McAfee VirusScan Norton AntiVirus 2005 eTrust EZ Antivirus PC-cillin Detect and repair infected files 3 4 3 3 Maintain an infected file''s icon and date / time stamp after a repair 3 4 5 1 Scan performance 3 4 5 4 Product Features 3 3 2 5 Before you make a final purchasing decision though, keep in mind that viruses are only one of the major threats to the integrity of a PC. Trend Micro''s PC-cillin is the only product in the bunch that addresses all of the major threats to a PC. Read More

Network Associates Hopes to Rekindle the Flame


Though the security market has been exploding, Network Associates, Inc. (NAI) will likely post a loss for FY'99. However, don't expect the security monolith to be down for the count. Year 2000 will be a better year. The momentum of the market will add enough spark to NAI's new corporate strategy to ignite a profitability flame and help it regain its stance.

mcafee antivirus  Network General merged with McAfee Associates. The merger brought on the new name, and further acquisitions continued to add to its suite of information security point products. Upon acquiring Trusted Information Systems (TIS) in April 1998, NAI added the well-known Gauntlet firewall to its product line. Boasting a throughput of 11.5mbs, and over 30,000 simultaneous connections, Gauntlet was at one time among the most highly respected and technologically sound firewalls. In recent years however, Gauntlet Read More

Anti-Virus Advisories: Rating Them


The recent ILOVEYOU worm, was the most widely spread virus or worm reported as of yet. With so many anti-virus vendors to choose from, which one should you select? The three selection components are: the advisory, the anti-virus tool itself, and the price. This note takes a look at the advisories, and ranks them according to usability.

mcafee antivirus  difference was between the McAfee antivirus tool and Dr. Solomon''s. The same advisory was issued for each product. If there is no difference in how these two antivirus tools work, why is Network Associates supporting both tools? After all, Network Associates purchased Dr. Solomon''s back in 1998. By now they should have integrated the products and their customer base to keep operating expenses in check. If Network Associates hopes to rekindle its flame , integrating these two anti-virus tools should be on Read More

SaaS-ing the Manufacturing Opportunity


The software as a service (SaaS) delivery model is here to stay, and most vendors have noticed. Recently, the endorsement for SaaS in the realm of manufacturing enterprise resource planning has come from a veteran vendor and SaaS pioneer.

mcafee antivirus  million subscribers so far), McAfee or Symantec antivirus software, which protect both corporate networks and home PCs, have for too long been used via subscription and live update features, representing another example of SaaS. Possibly the oldest and biggest SaaS outlet is ADP, the world''s largest human resources (HR) and payroll ASP. ADP has been in business for nearly 60 years, and with about $9 billion (USD) in revenues, has thus far served nearly 600,000 clients worldwide. Although most of the Read More

Security for Small and Medium Businesses


We all know what security means when we think of our home. Did we lock the door when we left for the day? Is the stove turned off? Computer security for the small to medium business (SMB) must address similar concerns. Can a hacker gain access to its servers? How can a business protect its data? Entry Points A personal computer virus is a hidden software program that spreads from

mcafee antivirus  ( http://www.symantec.com ) and McAfee ( http://mcafee.com ). Both offer excellent products and services that address a business’s network, the server, and the desktop. Usually the purpose of a virus attack to a business system is to obtain confidential data, such as customer and credit card information. Recently, two businesses of note were hacked into even though due diligence was practiced: TJMax and Hannaford Brothers, each having 4 million credit cardholders. What must an SMB do to protect itself Read More

Vulnerability Assessment and Prevention with Rapid7


Ever hear of a company or government agency’s computer systems falling victim to some individuals' malicious activities? In spite of the frequent news documenting these events, many organizations don't prioritize the security of their own systems. Vendors such as Rapid7, McAfee, or Qualys offer different types of software to assess, manage, or curtail your information technology (IT) systems

mcafee antivirus  Vendors such as Rapid7, McAfee, or Qualys offer different types of software to assess, manage, or curtail your information technology (IT) systems’ vulnerabilities. I recently saw a demonstration of Rapid7’s products and would like to highlight a bit of what they can be used to do toward efforts at hardening IT systems. A general refrain from Rapid7 ( Web site ) is that organizations often put a low priority on preventative security because of budget restrictions, the fear of additional workload on Read More

Building the Path to Better Profits: Implementing ERP Technology to Successfully Achieve Return on Investment


When it comes to software implementations, organizations large and small share common goals of rapid deployment and return on investment. Unlike large organizations, however, smaller firms cannot rely on sizable budgets or internal teams to deploy an enterprise-wide initiative. But by following some fundamental concepts, smaller companies can make their technology investments pay off, with little disruption to the business.

mcafee antivirus  Threats Business Security , Mcafee Threat Center , Internet-Borne Security Risks , Internet-Borne Threats , Tools Internet Security , Security Threats Vulnerabilities , Internet Security Risks , Internet Security Threats , Threats Virus Protection , Trojan Horse Threats . Table of contents Abstract What do small and medium businesses need? A solution that is: Introduction to the small business market Security threats to small business What do small and mid-sized businesses need? Unified Threat Management Read More

Integrating Vulnerability Assessment and Remediation: Guidelines to Maximize Performance and Benefits


Over the past few years, vulnerabilities have exploded across all types of platforms—leaving IT security and operations teams scratching their heads. Today, many companies use the scan-and-patch method for managing vulnerabilities—a reactive security process that should be avoided. By combining assessment and remediation, companies create a vulnerability management program that can rapidly respond to emerging threats.

mcafee antivirus  to research done by McAfee. Meanwhile, the countdown to fix these flaws has been shaved to nearly nil. “In 2006 we''ve seen a significant rise in attacks that take advantage of zeroday vulnerabilities, leaving a user or system unable to defend against the attack since no patch is available,” noted Marcus Sachs in the end-of-year SANS Top 20 Report for 2006. So not only must IT operations staff fix more problems, but they also need to mend them in a shorter timeframe—all while still maintaining the Read More

Using Advanced Threat Intelligence to Optimize Perimeter Performance


This white paper discusses an advanced threat intelligence solution that detects unknown and unauthorized activity in a network. Expanded security policies complement the organization-wide implementation of the threat intelligence tool for ongoing management of perimeter defenses. Together with a next-generation firewall, the solution provides all the information an organization needs to monitor, manage, maintain, and secure its network.

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Unwanted PopUp Ads: Intrusive Internet Advertisements


Unwanted pop-up ads are intrusive Internet advertisements that are displayed when you access web pages. This white paper provides information about different type of pop-up ads, losses they cause, how they work, and suggests key features that a good pop-up ad filter software should have.

mcafee antivirus  PopUp Ads: Intrusive Internet Advertisements Unwanted PopUp Ads: Intrusive Internet Advertisements If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. MicroWorld Technologies is an advanced security solution provider specializing in AntiVirus, AntiSpam , Content Security and Network Intrusion Prevention solutions. Source : MicroWorld Resources Related to Unwanted PopUp Ads: Intrusive Internet Advertisements : Pop-up ad (Wikipedia) Read More

Blacklist versus Whitelist Software Solutions


The problems caused by malware and malicious code in the form of rootkits and Trojans are multiplying everyday. These pervasive problems have created a new industry of antivirus and anti-spyware software. Blacklist-based software is one of the most common response solutions. However, the relatively new approach of whitelist-based software is a simple and secure option for total system control.

mcafee antivirus  versus Whitelist Software Solutions The problems caused by malware and malicious code in the form of rootkits and Trojans are multiplying everyday. These pervasive problems have created a new industry of antivirus and anti-spyware software. Blacklist-based software is one of the most common response solutions. However, the relatively new approach of whitelist-based software is a simple and secure option for total system control. Read More

Targeted Trojans: The Silent Danger of Clever Malware


IT managers face heavy demands, limited resources, and a highly mobile workforce. These challenges make it difficult to keep employees secure. This paper discusses the modern Trojan attack. It explores the methodology hackers use to select a target and develop an attack, and cites examples of successful Trojans. Learn more about security solutions that can help protect your organization from targeted Trojans.

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How Can IT Help Competitiveness These Bleak Days? - Part 2


Part 1 of this blog series introduced the SAP-sponsored expert panel discussion that explored reasons to maintain IT investments even during difficult economic times. The Harvard Business Review (HBR) article by Andrew McAfee and Erik Brynjolfsson entitled “Investing in the IT That Makes a Competitive Difference" was the main supplement and starting point of the discussion. As I mentioned in

mcafee antivirus  (HBR) article by Andrew McAfee and Erik Brynjolfsson entitled “Investing in the IT That Makes a Competitive Difference was the main supplement and starting point of the discussion. As I mentioned in Part 1 , in a nutshell, the panel logically (and not surprisingly) argued that enterprises should use IT tools to innovate and create differentiation, especially during a difficult economy .  Moreover, a long-term SAP analyst relationship contact privately solicited my opinion on the extent to which these Read More

3 Questions You Need to Take More Seriously When Adopting Mobile CRM


Most of us use a mobile device for work, and even though we all care about how to maintain and keep these devices safe and running well, there are questions that we probably did not consider seriously or decided to deal with later. Though this inactivity may not have serious consequences for each individual, the sum of many small issues can turn into a big problem at the company level. In order

mcafee antivirus  Questions You Need to Take More Seriously When Adopting Mobile CRM Most of us use a mobile device for work, and even though we all care about how to maintain and keep these devices safe and running well, there are questions that we probably did not consider seriously or decided to deal with later. Though this inactivity may not have serious consequences for each individual, the sum of many small issues can turn into a big problem at the company level. In order to avoid that, you should start looking at th Read More

Need for Content Security


The Internet access you have provided in the office costs money. You wish to see it used as a productive tool and increase business. It also provides the best way to appear busy. Employees can open multiple pages, a few of them related to legitimate work, while the others cater to their "personal" interests. It takes a single mouse click or Alt+Tab to navigate between pages, when a supervisor appears. This white paper provides details of how Internet access can be abused and how organisation can keep a tab on its employees.

mcafee antivirus  for Content Security Need for Content Security If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. eScan is a complete AntiVirus, AntiSpam and Content Security solution that provides proactive protection against Trojan, Worm, Rootkits, Keyloggers, Malware, Spam and Offensive Content. Source : MicroWorld Technologies, Inc. Resources Related to Need for Content Security : Security (Wikipedia) Need for Content Security Content Security is Read More