Symantec Scan Engine v.5.2 - Media Only
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Symantec Scan Engine is a TCP/IP server and programming interface that enables third parties to incorporate support for Symantec content scanning technologies into their proprietary applications. It provides fast, scalable, and reliable content scanning services to protect against viruses, spyware, and other unwanted content in a single scan. Using the Internet Content Adaptation Protocol (ICAP 1.0) or the Symantec Scan Engine API and libraries, independent software and hardware vendors and ISPs can easily integrate proprietary and patented URL filtering scanners and industry-leading antivirus technologies into their server software applications and networking hardware devices.

General Information

  • Manufacturer: Symantec Corporation
  • Manufacturer Part Number: 13600566
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  • Product Name: Scan Engine v.5.2 - Media Only
  • Product Type: Software
  • Brand Name: Symantec
  • Product Information

  • Software Sub Type: Internet Security
  • Software Name: Scan Engine v.5.2 - Media Only
  • Features:
  • Blocks spyware, adware and other non-viral security risks.
  • Client applications can perform lookups of the Symantec categorized URL database to filter Web sites.
  • Dynamic Document Review adds a second layer of URL filtering protection by providing multi-lingual, context-sensitive heuristic scanning of Web pages not yet categorized.
  • Delivers statistical and detailed activity reports that are viewable in HTML or can be exported to .CSV format or to Symantec Enterprise Security Architecture (SESA).
  • Improved alerting allows event triggers to be sent via email or SNMP alerts when a predetermined number of events occurs.
  • Expanded central quarantine allows administrators to redirect all irreparable, virus-infected files to a safe area on a centralized server.
  • Improved logging captures more event details.
  • A new, JAVA/XML-based interface is easier to navigate and includes a home page with valuable statistical and system information.
  • Distribution Media/Method: CD-ROM
  • Software Main Type: Security
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