Always on, automatic virus protection keeps end-user productivity high and security management low by providing daily anti-virus and anti-spyware updates transparently to all desktops and file servers using McAfee's Rumor technology.
Spyware protection scans and blocks the installation of a comprehensive array of spyware programs on desktops and laptops before they transmit confidential data, providing greater desktop security and performance.
Automated anti-virus and anti-spyware client enforcement verifi es that every computer accessing the network has the most recent version of anti-virus and anti-spyware software installed and active, eliminating the costs commonly associated with desktop anti-virus and anti-spyware policy management.
Centralized desktop firewall safeguards desktops with integrated firewall protection, blocking unwanted Internet access to or from the computer.
Automated installation and deployment minimizes administrative overhead by automating machine-by-machine anti-virus and anti-spyware deployment and policy enforcement over the entire network.
License sharing enables organizations with distributed networks of multiple SonicWALL security appliances to allocate Enforced Client Anti-Virus and Anti-Spyware licenses to meet changing conditions.
On-demand scanning provides administrators with the customization flexibility to choose when additional scans are performed and how frequently the software checks for anti-virus and anti-spyware updates.
Comprehensive Web-based reporting provides information about the state of each user, historical data on past infections and detections, and information on each computer's operating system and browser version.
SonicWALL Client/Server Anti-Virus Suite delivers Web-based reports that give you a real-time view of your network, anti-virus and anti-spyware environment. Reports detail enterprise-wide information such as coverage status summary, machines updated, viruses
Comparison of SonicWALL Endpoint Security: Anti-Virus
|USAGE||Enforced Client AV/SPY||Server AV|
|Type||Workstations Only||Workstations & Servers|
|License Sizes||Licenses from 5 to 1000+ Users|
|KEY FEATURES:||Enforced Client AV/SPY||Server AV Suite|
|Anti-Spyware Protection - Client||✕|
|Desktop Firewall Protection - Client|
|Automated Updates & Virus Signature Files|
|Automated Installation & Deployment - Client|
|Automated Enforcement at Gateway - Client||✕|
|Stand-alone Client AV Mode|
|Real-time 24/7 Reporting|
|Centralized Mgmt Reporting - Client||✕|
|Policy-based Management - Client||✕|
|Desktop & Laptop Protection||✕|
|All Media Source Protection: HDD, CD, DVD, Floppy, Flash Drives, iPods, etc.|
|Interoperability with Dell SonicWALL Firewall Appliances (TZ, NSA and SuperMassive Series)||✕|
|OS SUPPORT||Enforced Client AV/SPY||Server AV Suite|
|Workstation OS Support||Windows XP Home or Professional (with Service Pack2 or later), Windows Vista, Windows 7||✕|
|Server OS Support||✕||Windows 2000 Server (Standard, Small Business, Advanced, DataCenter), Windows 2003 Server (Standard, Enterprise, Web Edition, Small Business), Windows Server 2008|
|Exchange Server Support||✕||McAfee Groupshield -Microsoft Exchange 2000, Small Business 2000, Exchange 2003, Small Business 2003, Exchange 2007, Exchange 2010|
|Subscription Service||Client/Server Antivirus|
|Special Sales Message||No|