New version of Dr.Web 6.0 for Unix platform
The Doctor Web anti-virus laboratory has introduced a new version of DrWeb 6.0 for the Unix platform.
The Doctor Web anti-virus laboratory announced the release of the latest version of the anti-virus program – Dr.Web 6.0 for the Unix platform. The main part of the modifications concerned Dr.Web for Unix e-mail servers, for which a number of updates were developed, increasing protection against spam and viruses, the user’s mailbox and a simplified administration interface, and the software of file servers and Internet channels Unix was also optimized.
The laboratory notes that the increase in security for Unix resource mail servers has been increased by implementing an effective balancing between several antiviruses located on different resources. New parameters were added, cutting off the total number and the largest attachment of mime-parts in an electronic message.
For servers such as Sendmail, Postfix, a function has been added that supports the used Milter file of the sixth version. In the new format, the ability to check and control messages received and transmitted using protocols – POP3s, IMAPs, POP3, IMAP was implemented. The new product uses a new technology of IP address filter, which blocks the IP-address, if the program gives a suspicious reputation of the resource. The new version has changed the function of quarantine, it is possible to limit suspicious files by time and size. A function has been added to combine the anti-spam counter with the results of the system check and control, which allows the anti-spam block, the SMTP server, and the anti-virus itself to be monitored for spam, which, in turn, eliminates email debris.
The changes affected the administration functions. Significantly expanded possibilities of control and management of the program using the command line on a computer. A number of additional settings were added to the statistics category – reports are available to the user and groups, spam reports are added.
Among the significant improvements should be noted – the new ability to save user files and support for groups and addresses in its own database of files; A new feature SMTP proxy check and protect domains.
A new anti-virus software product for Unix is available on Dr.Web Mail Security Suite, Dr.Web Gateway Security Suite and Dr.Web Server Security Suite.