Sophos SafeGuard Enterprise receives 5-star rating in SC Magazine review

Sophos Press Release

Product "Recommended" as a "great enterprise product with tons of useful features"

IT security and control firm Sophos announced today that the July 2009 edition of SC Magazine has tested Sophos SafeGuard Enterprise. The modular information protection control solution enforces policy-based security for PCs and mobile devices across mixed environments. SC Magazine awarded Sophos SafeGuard Enterprise a 5 out of 5 star rating in every category, and praised it for flexible encryption options as well as support for numerous strong authentication devices.

SC Magazine noted that Sophos SafeGuard Enterprise's "Keys and certificates are easily managed through a central key ring console, and the administrative flexibility using LDAP [Lightweight Directory Access Protocol] is top notch." Also, the publication lauded its reporting, auditing and logging capabilities, which "will help administrators easily meet compliance requirements."

SC Magazine concluded that Sophos SafeGuard Enterprise is "an impressive enterprise-class product" and deemed it "a fantastic value for the money" as it "offers some of the best options and protection mechanisms we've seen."

Sophos SafeGuard Enterprise enables businesses to effectively protect their confidential information and aids in their compliance to regulatory mandates. The product provides comprehensive data protection on many kinds of devices as well as consistent implementation and enforcement of company-wide security policies. Additionally, Sophos SafeGuard Enterprise's modular, scalable and open architecture allows for seamless integration of current and future SafeGuard modules, new security components and third-party products, assuring continuous investment protection.

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