- Sophos Anti-Virus provides total multi-platform protection on servers, desktops and laptops.
- MailMonitor provides an extra layer of protection, checking all email traffic at the gateway.
- Enterprise Manager allows fully automated download and deployment of Sophos software and virus updates across the internet.
- SAV Interface allows third parties to integrate with the Sophos virus engine.
"Our two main labs are in Australia and in United Kingdom, making possible the 24 hours a day watch on the detection of newly found viruses. For instance, BugBear worm reached the Australia first. It was really busy there and after that UK took over. Operation centers covering specific parts of the world, are really useful because of a need for timely alerts" Mr. Lanaspèze noted.
Sophos' 2002 virus chart contains the top ten viruses, as reported to the customer support service. Klez topped monthly charts for seven months this year - officially making itself 2002's most prolific virus. The second most common virus was the BugBear worm, which makes the number two slot even though it was only detected in October 2002. In third place comes Badtrans, the password stealing worm which was first detected in November 2001. Other viruses are presented in the chart below.
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