Anti-virus Suppliers Prepare For Onslaught

Albright, Peggy
September 2000
Wireless Week;09/04/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 36, p38
Trade Publication
Reports on the emerging solutions that could protect wireless devices from possible viruses. Prototype anti-virus engine from Symantec Anti-Virus Research Center; Two distinctions of McAfee's anti-virus product; Web site for downloading McAfee product.


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