CA launches latest version of Antivirus

Computer Associates International Inc. Monday announced that its latest security solution not only effectively handles virus and malicious threats at the perimeter level, but covers mobile devices within the enterprise as well.

Islandia, N.Y.-based CA’s eTrust Antivirus version 7, which is powered by the company’s dual scanning engines to enable reliable protection against viruses, offers a Web-based management interface allowing for easier event tracking and automatic signature distribution across the enterprise.

As part of CA’s eTrust Threat Management layered solutions portfolio, Antivirus version 7 offers protection of mobile devices through its Roam About technology. According to the company, the Roam About feature reconfigures itself to deliver signature updates across the fastest network service available from any location.

In addition, the offering protects more than 40 platforms, applications and devices, including Windows XP (32- and 64-bit), Windows Server 2003, Linux, Solaris, Microsoft Exchange, Lotus Notes, Check Point Firewall, Microsoft ISA Server, Instant Messaging, Pocket PC and Palm OS.

CA’s eTrust Antivirus version 7 is available now and pricing starts at US$35 per user and includes daily digitally-signed signature updates as well as 24×7 technical support for one year at no additional charge. For more information, visit the company on the Web at

Would you recommend this article?


Thanks for taking the time to let us know what you think of this article!
We'd love to hear your opinion about this or any other story you read in our publication.

Jim Love, Chief Content Officer, IT World Canada

Featured Download

Featured Articles

Empowering the hybrid workforce: how technology can build a better employee experience

Across the country, employees from organizations of all sizes expect flexibility...

What’s behind the best customer experience: How to make it real for your business

The best customer experience – the kind that builds businesses and...

Overcoming the obstacles to optimized operations

Network-driven optimization is a top priority for many Canadian business leaders...

Thriving amid Canada’s tech talent shortage

With today’s tight labour market, rising customer demands, fast-evolving cyber threats...

Staying protected and compliant in an evolving IT landscape

Canadian businesses have changed remarkably and quickly over the last few...

Related Tech News

Tech Jobs

Our experienced team of journalists and bloggers bring you engaging in-depth interviews, videos and content targeted to IT professionals and line-of-business executives.

Tech Companies Hiring Right Now