The newest version of Sober has been extremely fast moving, and enterprises have struggled to update security systems with virus signatures
in order to prevent virus-laden messages from getting through to end users.
To ensure maximum security, Panda WebAdmin Antivirus searches for updates both of the product and of the virus signatures
file at startup and at regular intervals, which are extremely easy to configure.
And, for zero-hour protection, just a few mouse clicks from any unwanted process will create a virus signature
, add it to the database, and push it out to all clients on the network.
In addition, the software provides automatic virus signature
database updates conveniently via the Internet, as well as incremental virus signature
However, with these packer tools, the resulting compressed executable will bypass any static anti-virus scanning engine because the virus signature
is changed and the anti-virus software will not recognize it.
A Sybari spokesperson said that users can protect themselves from the SoBig virus by updating their virus signatures
or purging all e-mail messages containing the malicious code.
The solution works by passing all incoming and outgoing email traffic through the Sophos and-virus engine, which is updated several times a day in order that the most up-to-date virus signatures
Innervue does not require updating, scanning or the distribution of new spyware or virus signatures
Other comments include, "It downloads virus signatures
daily and scans files on access" and "VirusScan 2006 is easy to use.
A year ago the user was told to keep their virus signatures
up to date and hope for the best.
Network Box proprietary systems have the ability to use passwords found in email content to decrypt and detect for viruses inside attached password-protected ZIP files; using a full set of more than 83,000 virus signatures
, heuristics and company policy blocks.
Computers should be scanned to make sure they are not already infected, and anti-virus software should be up-to-date with current virus signatures
," said Jeff Minor, President of Easynews.