Sophos NAC Advanced receives 5 Star rating in SC Magazine

Sophos Press Release

Independent test gives 5 out of 5 stars for ease of use, protection, support, documentation and value

Sophos NAC Advanced
SC Magazine awarded Sophos NAC Advanced a 5 out of 5 star rating

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. Sophos Network 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 the money.

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 quite easy."

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 applications.

About SC Magazine

SC Magazine is a monthly publication focusing on information security - computer viruses, hackers, internet crime, and how companies work to combat these threats. Reading SC Magazine gives computer security executives the relevant information they need to safeguard their enterprises, enabling them to help their organizations achieve success. SC Magazine coverage is complemented by a web site, twice-weekly newsletters, a global awards program and two annual forums. SC Magazine is a global brand with US, UK and Asia editions.

Más de 100 millones de usuarios en 150 países confían en Sophos para obtener la mejor protección contra amenazas complejas y fugas de datos. Nuestro objetivo es ofrecer soluciones de seguridad completa, fáciles de desplegar, administrar y utilizar con el coste total de propiedad más bajo del sector. Sophos ofrece soluciones galardonadas de cifrado y protección para estaciones, Internet, correo electrónico, móviles y redes con el respaldo de SophosLabs, nuestra red de centros de investigación de amenazas.

Sophos cuenta con sedes en Boston (EE. UU.) y Oxford (Reino Unido).