Symantec Launches Small Business Protection Suite

by CXOtoday Staff    Dec 15, 2009

Symantec Protection Suite Small Business Edition is an easy-to-use, "all-in-one" suite that secures critical business assets and information against malware and spam threats, and rapidly recovers data or computer systems.

Key Features

* Endpoint security

* Antivirus and antispyware - includes antivirus, spyware protection, new rootkit protection, reduced memory footprint, and new dynamic performance adjustments

* Network threat protection - a rules-based firewall engine and Generic Exploit Blocking (GEB) block malware before it can enter a system

* Proactive threat protection - protecting against unseen threats (i.e., zero-day threats), it includes Symantec TruScan Proactive Threat Scan, which does not rely on a signature
Single agent and single management console - Symantec Endpoint Protection Small Business Edition provides antivirus, anti-spyware, desktop firewall, and IPS on a single agent-all managed by a single management console

* Messaging security

* Antispam and messaging security protection - the Symantec Brightmail- based anti-spam technology delivers greater than 97% effectiveness and a false positive rate of less than one in a million, making it one of the industry’s most accurate solutions.

* Scans inbound and outbound email traffic for virus, spam, and phishing attacks

* Provides integrated content filtering for policy enforcement, blocking inappropriate content and restricting confidential information from being sent

* Delivers automatic spam signature updates to help ensure effective, real-time protection against new threats

* Provides real-time analytics and reporting, gaining visibility into email usage and growth patterns
Key benefits

Availability & Pricing:

Protection Suite Small Business Edition

Includes essential 12 months support for $68.42 - $78.75 per license

Protection Suite Small Business Edition

Includes basic 12 months support for $65.16 - $75.00 per license