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McAfee Training Information Security Architect Alan J. White, CISSP, CEH, GCIA
Reports (Emailed or save as PDF)
System Compliance Profiler
Rogue System Detection
Recent Spyware incident
News – McAfee flaw should have a patch very soon.
Virex does support Mac OS X, despite Apple no longer supporting the product, however a patch is needed for 7.7 to resolve an updating issue.
Best Higher Education Virus Website
URI has site license for several McAfee products, for both office and home use, but not for any commercial use.
Must use in accordance with McAfee terms of agreement
Method of support and contacts: Primary: Alan White [email_address] 874-4787 Secondary: Tanya Roberts (Currently on maternity leave) [email_address] Tertiary: Mark Oliver [email_address] 874-4481 Information needed: - Issue - Product - Operating System and Patch Level (run winver.exe at CMD prompt) - Any actions performed in troubleshooting Free Information (FAQs, Documentation, etc.): http:// knowledge.mcafee.com /
‘ This year, reviews give the edge to McAfee VirusScan 2006 over the other industry leader, Norton Anti-Virus.’
Many features and very customizable
Block non authorized SMTP programs, main note that URI has had to add several programs for users to send email, most popular programs are already included such as Thunderbird, Eudora, Outlook, etc.
Change Daily scan time and frequency (Currently Daily)
Change local repository (Currently URI, then McAfee)
Change how often to check for new virus definitions (Currently every few hours)