SonicWALL Gateway Anti-Virus is a subscription-based service for a SonicWALL firewall. It is used to provide comprehensive virus, spyware and intrusion protection for your network.
At a Glance:
» Prevents viruses from entering network
Inspection of unlimited file sizes across any port in either inbound or outbound direction for ultimate coverage against threats using non-standard ports Real-time gateway anti-virus scanning delivers intelligent file-based protection through a highperformance engine that scans for viruses, worms, Trojans and other Internet threats in real-timeDynamic spyware protection blocks the installation of malicious spyware at the gateway and disrupts background communications from existing spyware programs that transmit confidential data
Powerful intrusion prevention protects against a comprehensive array of network-based application layer threats by scanning packet payloads for worms, Trojans, software vulnerabilities such as buff er overfl ows, peer-to-peer and instant messenger applications, backdoor exploits, and other malicious code
Application Firewall is a set of granular, applicationspecific policies providing application classification and policy enforcement to help administrators control and manage business and non-business related applications.
Dynamically updated signature database containing thousands of signatures delivered through
SonicWALL's distributed enforcement architecture
detects and protects against viruses, spyware, worms,
and Trojans, as well as peer-to-peer and instant
messaging file transfersThe fi rst on the market to utilize a per packet scanning engine,
SonicWALL's solution is unique in its ability to handle unlimited fi le sizes and virtually hundreds of thousands of concurrent downloads, off ering ultimate scalability and performance for today's networked environment
Day Zero Protection is provided by SonicWALL's SonicAlert Team and third-party sources, ensuring that vulnerabilities are blocked before they can be exploited
Inter-zone scanning provides an additional layer of protection against malicious threats by allowing administrators to enforce intrusion prevention and antivirus scanning not only between each network zone and the Internet, but also between internal network zones
Application control provides the ability to prevent instant messaging and peer-to-peer file sharing programs from operating through the firewall, closing a potential backdoor that can be used to compromise the network while also improving employee productivity and conserving Internet bandwidth.
Comprehensive logging of all intrusion attempts with the ability to filter logs based on priority level enables administrators to highlight high priority attacks, with granular reporting based on attack source, destination and type of attack available through SonicWALL ViewPoint® and Global Management System
SonicWALL Gateway Anti-Virus, Anti-Spyware and Intrusion Prevention Service deployed on TZ and NSA Series appliances