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Sophos

Antivirus software from Sophos Plc, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, England (www.sophos.com) that runs in a wide variety of environments including Windows, Mac, Linux, Unix and Network Appliance storage systems. Used worldwide, Sophos offers a variety of network, server and end user packages. For example, Sophos provides unified threat management (UTM) and firewall protection for networks. For servers, virtualization and network storage protection is available, and for end users, Sophos Cloud offers remote management and automatic updates to all end user devices. See antivirus program.
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Rob Ayoub, research director, IDC Security Products commented "The latest version of the Sophos XG Firewall represents a significant improvement in network application visibility, especially in regards to unknown applications.
Batelco's chief operations officer, Abderrahmane Mounir, said that Batelco is pleased to have achieved this success and receive the Best Sophos Partner award for its efforts in delivering Sophos products and solutions to its business customers.
Sophos, a global provider of network and endpoint security
By adding CryptoGuard to server security, Sophos is closing a critical gap by preventing ransomware attacks that could come in through rogue, guest or remote access users or other weaknesses in a company's network.
Sophos recently launched Sophos SafeGuard Encryption 8, which is a new synchronised encryption solution that protects data against theft from malware, attackers, or accidental leaks.
This is big milestone for Satcom Infotech and it will motivate our team to work even harder towards achieving further growth for Sophos in India.
Sophos further says its Server Protection integrates agentless antivirus for vShield and full antivirus clients for Windows, Linux, Mac and UNIX into one centrally managed product.
Sophos argues that such a user base makes the OS a prime target for malware and SMiShing (SMS phishing).
The Sophos anti-virus app for Android devices will be available for free through November, at which time it will be integrated into The Sophos mobile-device management software Sophos Mobile Control.
The company said that Sophos Anti-Virus Home Edition for Mac can be downloaded free from the Sophos website and requires no registration.
Designed exclusively for businesses - from small to mid-size companies to large enterprises - Sophos solutions defend against known and unknown malware, spyware, intrusions, unwanted applications, spam, and policy abuse, and provide data leakage prevention (DLP), encryption, and network access control (NAC).
Sophos has added data-loss prevention capabilities to its desktop anti-malware software, the security firm says, promising gateway-based DLP in the future as well.