SC Magazine awarded Sophos NAC Advanced a 5 out of 5 star
BOSTON, MA - June 24, 2008 - IT security and control firm Sophos
announced today that the July 2008 edition of SC Magazine has
tested Sophos NAC Advanced. Sophos NAC
Advanced is a software-based solution for endpoint assessment and
control offering a comprehensive and easy-to-deploy solution.
Access Control Advanced allows administrators the ability to
control who and what is connecting to the network. SC Magazine
awarded Sophos NAC Advanced a 5 out of 5 star rating, giving
accolades for ease of use, support, documentation, and value for
SC Magazine noted that "The Sophos NAC Advanced product is a
well-designed offering, which balances the need for ease of
administration with network protection" and "setting up policies is
SC Magazine concluded that "Sophos NAC Advanced is a great
balance between ease of use and security."
Sophos NAC Advanced controls access to the network for guest,
unmanaged and unauthorized computers. Non-compliant computers are
identified and isolated, based on a centrally defined,
policy-driven assessment. Disruption can be minimized by phasing in
the enforcement of policy. The software solution is vendor-neutral
and works with existing network infrastructure and security
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Sophos is headquartered in Boston, US and Oxford, UK. More information is available at www.sophos.com.