LANDesk Patch News Bulletin: Management Support for Kaspersky Antivirus 8.0 for Mac is Available 22-DEC-2009

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    LANDesk Security and Patch News

     

    Headlines

    ·        (December 22, 2009) LANDesk has released Mac Antivirus (AV) content support for Kaspersky Antivirus 8.0. The AV vulnerabilities will detect and report real-time scanning, autoupdate status, pattern file up-to-date checking and firewall setting on Mac OS X 10.5;

            The AV vulnerabilities will support remediation for real-time scanning, autoupdate status, and pattern file up-to-date checking. 

            We would appreciate any feedback and response to our initial content release for these applications.

     

    New Vulnerabilities

    ·       Vulnerability ID – APPLE-KasperskyAV-Pattern

    ·       Vulnerability ID – APPLE-KasperskyAV-AutoUpdate-Status

    ·       Vulnerability ID – APPLE-KasperskyAV-Engine-RTStatus

    ·       Vulnerability ID – APPLE-KasperskyAV-Firewall-Settings_Detect_Only

          

           The content will check the following settings:

    ·         Virus pattern should be up-to-date

    ·         Auto update for pattern files should be enabled

    ·         Real-time scanning should be enabled

    ·         Firewall Setting will be detected if adding Kaspersky Anti-Virus (Mac OS X) into the integrated Firewall in Mac OS X (For the application cannot be started when adding Kaspersky Anti-Virus (Mac OS X) into the integrated Firewall in Mac OS X. )

     

    Changed Vulnerabilities

    ·          Vulnerability ID – APPLE-Antivirus-Install-Check

     

    The content will check the following settings:

    ·        At least one AV solution should be installed (Norton, McAfee, Symantec, Sophos or Kaspersky), please provide feedback for additional AV solutions that should be added

     

    New Patch Downloads

    ·          N/A

     

    Where to Send Feedback

    At LANDesk, we are constantly striving to improve our products and services and hope you find these changes reflective of our ongoing commitment to listen to you—our partners and customers—in providing the best possible solutions to meet your needs now and in the future.  Please continue to provide feedback by contacting our local support organization.

     

    Best regards,

    LANDesk Product Support

     

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