SANTA CLARA, Calif., Sept. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - McAfee, Inc. (NYSE: MFE) today announced that the McAfee® Secure Internet Gateway 3000 was awarded five stars and received SC Magazine's Best Buy award in the publication's September issue. The McAfee Secure Internet Gateway appliance received this recognition in the Secure Content Management group test.
"The McAfee Secure Internet Gateway 3000 appliance has really resonated with small and medium sized customers," said Vimal Solanki, McAfee's senior director, product marketing. "They appreciate the security and ROI benefits of having email and Web protection from a single box. The Secure Internet Gateway product line is part of our security risk management strategy to provide comprehensive protection to our customers."
The McAfee Secure Internet Gateway 3000 appliance protects against spam, phishing, viruses, spyware and malicious Web sites. McAfee Secure Internet Gateway also protects against both email and Web threats for one affordable flat-rate price. It is managed by McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator®, which manages virtually all of McAfee's solutions. Award winning McAfee
SiteAdvisorTM is included at no additional charge. McAfee SiteAdvisor protects users against malicious Web sites that harbor spyware, phishing scams or spamming agents.
According to the reviewer, the installation of McAfee Secure Internet Gateway was the quickest among products tested. The reviewer found the product unique among those reviewed in that it could also scan POP3 connections for viruses and other malicious code. The product received five stars for its feature set.
The Secure Content Management group test is in the September 2007 edition of SC Magazine (US version). It is also available online at http://www.scmagazineus.com/Group-Tests/section/108/
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McAfee, Inc., the leading dedicated security technology company, headquartered in Santa Clara, California, delivers proactive and proven solutions and services that secure systems and networks around the world. With its unmatched security expertise and commitment to innovation, McAfee empowers home users, businesses, the public sector, and service providers with the ability to block attacks, prevent disruptions, and continuously track and improve their security. http://www.mcafee.com
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