McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Offline Virtual Images

McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Offline Virtual Images

Purpose-built security for virtual environments

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Overview

McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Offline Virtual Images — the first dedicated security solution for virtual machines (VMs) — protects your virtual environment and corporate network by automatically scanning, cleaning, and updating VMs before they go online.

VirusScan Enterprise for Offline Virtual Images offers:

An optimized solution — Developed specifically to work with all major virtualization environments, including Citrix, Microsoft, and VMware.

Scalable security — Provides on-demand protection for an unlimited number of VMs.

Comprehensive, cost-effective protection — Reduces IT overhead with integrated protection for pre-production (testing and development) and production (disaster recovery) virtual environments.

Features & Benefits

Secure your VMs and protect your enterprise

Automatically scan, clean, and update virtual machines (VMs) while they’re offline to eliminate the risk of dormant VMs threatening your corporate network.

Save money with automatic updates

Count on automatic, real-time, anti-malware updates via McAfee Global Threat Intelligence to maintain the latest threat protection without bringing VMs online, thus allowing your IT staff to focus on other issues.

Save time with unified security management

Minimize IT efforts and reduce operating costs with common security management via the McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator (ePO) platform, for both physical and virtual environments.

Save trouble with a single solution

Reduce IT migration issues with one security solution that supports all top virtualization vendors, including Citrix, Microsoft, and VMware.

Facilitate real-time disaster recovery

Secure offline VMs at secondary sites.

Support regulatory compliance

Scan and update offline virtual images periodically to enable archiving for longer periods.

System Requirements

These are minimum system requirements. Actual requirements will vary depending on the nature of your environment.

Supported Operating Systems

  • Microsoft Windows Vista base or higher (includes 64-bit)
  • Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 1 (SP1) or higher (no support for XP 64-bit)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008: Standard, Enterprise, and Datacenter editions (includes 64-bit; no support for Server Cores)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 with SP1 or higher: Standard, Enterprise, and Datacenter editions (no support for Server 2003 64-bit)

Supported VMware Images

  • Supports images using the Virtual Machine Disk Format (VMDK) and Open Virtualization Format (OVF) specification
  • Microsoft Windows 7, all versions
  • Microsoft Windows Vista base or higher (includes 64-bit)
  • Microsoft Windows XP with SP1 or higher (includes 64-bit)
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 with SP4
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008: Standard, Enterprise, and Datacenter editions (includes 64-bit)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 with SP1: Standard, Enterprise, and Datacenter editions (includes 64-bit)

Supported Microsoft Virtual PC Images

  • Supports images using the Microsoft Virtual Hard Disk Image Format specification
  • Microsoft Windows Vista base or higher (includes 64-bit)
  • Microsoft Windows XP with SP1 or higher (includes 64-bit)
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 with SP4
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008: Standard, Enterprise, and Datacenter editions (includes 64-bit)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 with SP1 or higher: Standard, Enterprise, and Datacenter editions (includes 64-bit)

Resources

Data Sheets

McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Offline Virtual Images

For a technical summary on the McAfee product listed above, please view the product data sheet.

Community

Blogs

  • Hidden Low Hanging Avaya IP Office Default Credentials
    McAfee Foundstone Professional Services - March 30, 2015

    Written by Piyush Mittal. Default credentials are considered to be the most common, low hanging fruit, in the field of information security that is frequently exploited by the hackers as they are easily identifiable and exploitable. In this blog we will go through the default credentials for Avaya IP office, which can be used by […]

    The post Hidden Low Hanging Avaya IP Office Default Credentials appeared first on McAfee.

  • Protect Yourself by Protecting Others
    Carly Listman - January 21, 2015

    How the consumerization of IT is affecting endpoint security What happens in Vegas may stay in Vegas, but what happens on your employees’ personal devices may not stay there. According to a recent survey of consumers around the world, conducted by MSI Research on behalf of Intel Security, almost 80% of respondents use their personal […]

    The post Protect Yourself by Protecting Others appeared first on McAfee.

  • The Rise of Backdoor-FCKQ (CTB-Locker)
    Raj Samani - January 21, 2015

    By Raj Samani (@Raj_Samani) and Christiaan Beek (@ChristiaanBeek) In the McAfee Labs Threats Report published in November 2014, Senior Vice President Vincent Weafer commented that 2014 will be remembered as “the year of shaken trust.” Indeed almost every threat measured saw notable increases in Q3 that pointed to a rather ominous 2015.  There was, however, […]

    The post The Rise of Backdoor-FCKQ (CTB-Locker) appeared first on McAfee.

  • The Scan: The Best of CES 2015
    Bradi Van Noy Hays - January 19, 2015

    Hey guys! I’m Bradi, and this is the Scan – bringing you the very latest in security news. It’s 2015, and you know what that means – we’re officially in THE FUTURE. Congratulations, you made it! CES 2015 Rundown Another Consumer Electronics Show has come and gone, which means a lot of tech nerds out […]

    The post The Scan: The Best of CES 2015 appeared first on McAfee.

  • InstallCube: How Russian Programmers Turn Adware Into Cash
    Tarun Agarwal - December 16, 2014

    We often observe applications bundled with ad-displaying programs to generate revenue for those products. These are not necessarily unethical, but some of them try to make easy money by deceiving users. McAfee categorizes such apps as potentially unwanted program (PUPs). Here’s a look at a recently discovered Russian-based campaign that is very well organized. We […]

    The post InstallCube: How Russian Programmers Turn Adware Into Cash appeared first on McAfee.

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