Antivirus Software

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Antivirus Software

A computer program designed to find, remove, and protect against malicious software such as viruses, worms, and Trojan horses. Antivirus software has become especially important for businesses as their activities have become increasingly reliant on the Internet.
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Virus Protection for the Federal Administration This specification is for a framework contract / federal license with an extensive portfolio of virus protection software.
AMD is taking a leadership role to deliver a more secure computing experience for home and business users with the enablement of Enhanced Virus Protection on all AMD Athlon 64 processors in the market today," said Marty Seyer, corporate vice president and general manager, Microprocessor Business Unit, AMD's Computation Products Group.
Caveat: Don't delude yourself into thinking once you buy a virus protection program you're sale.
Enhanced Virus Protection, an exclusive benefit of desktop and mobile AMD64 processors, will provide another layer of protection against many rampant virus attacks when enabled by the upcoming Microsoft Windows XP SP2.
Commtouch's RPD[TM] engine offers real time spam blocking and Zero-Hour virus protection without having to rely on specific signature or content-based filters.
We are very pleased to provide eSafe customers with a Kaspersky Anti-Virus engine that will significantly increase overall virus protection," said Vsevolod Ivanov, Kaspersky Labs Marketing and Sales Director.
The original intent of the Barracuda Spyware Firewall was to address the focused problem of spyware and virus protection at the gateway, yet thousands of customers have purchased and deployed the product for broader content filtering applications," said Stephen Pao, vice president of product management for Barracuda Networks.
This allows Declude to provide Zero-Hour virus protection to its customers, protecting them in the earliest minutes of any attack, long before traditional anti-virus signatures become available.
Commtouch has 15 years of experience developing messaging software, and is a global developer and provider of proprietary anti-spam and Zero-Hour virus protection solutions.
Through this partnership, Sendmail will offer its customers cutting edge spam filtering and Zero-Hour(TM) virus protection services, based on Commtouch's Recurrent Pattern Detection(TM) (RPD(TM)) technology.
Commtouch(R) (NASDAQ:CTCH), the developer of ground-breaking RPD(TM) technology for real time anti-spam and Zero-Hour(TM) virus protection, announced today that it has signed a licensing agreement with Intoto, a leading provider of network-centric secure gateway software for networking and communications original equipment manufacturers (OEMs).